STATE TRACK & FIELD
2013 Kick Off!
February 7, 2013By Tony Ortmann of New Ulm Track & Field
2013 KICKS OFF!
Countdown to Season Start: First Official Practice this Monday, March 11th!
Are you ready to RUN, JUMP, and/or THROW with the New Ulm Track and Field Team? We are gearing up for another exciting season beginning Monday, March 11th.
The 2013 Track & Field season officially begins at 3:20pm on Monday, March 11th! All athletes intending to participate must have the following items completed and ready to turn in prior to practice:
ATHLETIC REGISTRATION FORM: This form must be signed by a parent seasonally in order to be eligible for participation. Athletes must have this form completed and ready to hand prior to Monday!
ATHLETIC MSHSL ELIGIBILITY FORM: Make sure both sides of the form are completed and signed. Parents and athletes must have completed both front and back in order for the athlete to be eligible to participate.
INSURANCE WAIVOR FORM: This form is to be completed if parents choose to waive insurance or if the parent chooses to purchase student assurance.
PARENT PLEDGE / STUDENT CODE OF ETHICS: Parents and students are required to sign parent pledge and studdent code of ethics annually.
EMERGENCY CARD: This card will be put in a binder and given to the coach for every season the athlete participates.
SPORTS PHYSICAL: Typically done in 7th and 10th grade. Athletes cannot participate in practice or games until a current physical is on file at ISD #88.
PAY PARTICIPATION FEE: Athletes that qualify for free hot lunches are waived. The 7th and 8th grade fee is $100.00. The 9th - 12th grade fee is $200.00
ATHLETE TEAM PACKAGE ORDER: Athletes may order apperel online through http://eflyer.thegraphicedge.com/NEWULMTRACK. Sizes and flyers will be available at the sign-up meeting on March 4th. Online orders will be taken through Monday, March 18.
Practice will be daily Monday through Friday beginning at 3:20pm, regardless of weather conditions... and REMEMBER: practice is mandatory.
Please see complete details for the 2013 track & field season on the TEAM HANDBOOKand 2013 SCHEDULE pages! Athletes should also print out the appropriate training calendars from the TRAINING page!
Athletes should also be prepared with the necessary apparel and equipment, including properly fitted running shoes, shorts, and sweat pants. Please note that team practices sessions are held rain or shine. Athletes should invest in water proof training gear! There is a good chance the season will start and it will still be cold, even a chance of snow, please remember warm gear as well (sweatpants, sweatshirts, jackets, gloves, and hats).
PARENT / PLAYER MEETING is scheduled for Monday, March 4th at 6:00pm in the Gymnasium and Cafeteria.