East Lake Academy CROSS COUNTRY!

 Training starts Friday, Sept. 2! ALL 5TH-8TH graders are encouraged to participate.  No prior running experience is required, just a willingness to work hard and have fun.

 PRACTICES: Tuesdays and Fridays, 3:00-4:30 p.m.

*with parents’ help, we will transport students 2 mi. to Old School Forest Preserve for practices; pick-up will be at Old School Forest Preserve, Shelter D

EVENTS:  5th-8th graders race 1-2 miles, depending on the meet


Sept 7 (Wed)—ELA vs St. Joe’s @ Old School

Sept. 13 (Tues)—Regina Run @ Regina Dominican

Sept. 22 (Thurs)—ELA vs Oak Grove and Highland M.S. @ Oak Grove

Sept. 27 (Tues)—ELA vs NICC Conference schools @ Cook Park (Wauconda)

Oct. 6 (Fri)– NICC Conference Meet @ Adler Park (Libertyville)

Oct. 11 (Tues)—ELA vs St. Joe’s and St. Pat’s @ Old School

FEE: $30 per students *please return check and permission slip to front office by 9/2

Athletes should bring a water bottle and wear weather appropriate running clothes and running shoes to practices. Questions? Contact Philip Echavez pechavez224@gmail.com or Maureen Shinnick moshinnick@gmail.com

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