The program's purpose is to introduce youth to the sport. We will introduce basic running skills and techniques to youth in 5th through 8th grades. The coaches will emphasize good sportsmanship, respect for one self and others.
The Cross Country program starts in September. Online registration will be open for the program in mid-August.
Dates for the 2019 Fall Cross Country season's weekly practices in Poughkeepsie (Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic High School) are as follows from 4:00pm-5:00pm:
Week 1: Thursday, September 12
Week 2: Thursday, September 19
Week 3: Thursday, September 26
Week 4: Thursday, October 3
Week 5: Thursday, October 10
Rain dates are Thursdays, October 17 & October 24 (if needed)
Practices will meet in the front of the school building by the Statue. Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic High School is located at 131 Boardman Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603.
Anyone interested in volunteering for this program or for more information, please contact Jill at Jill.Dennin-Philipbar@archny.org.