Winter Youth Track Program

Winter Youth Track Program

2023-2024 Winter Youth Track

SMAC’S YOUTH TRACK PROGRAM MISSION: To foster the development of youth through participation in track and field training to develop athletic strength, sportsmanship, and a passion for lifelong fitness.

For kids in grades K–8, the Winter Youth Track Program provides an introduction to a variety of track and field events, and is a great way to develop strength & speed, athleticism, practice skills, and techniques of track and field events.

Come out to have fun, make new friends, and get the winter wiggles out!

Here is the link to register:  www.runreg.com/sugarloaf-winter-youth-track

  • Head Coach:  Sydney Henthorn
  • Coaches:  Kristin Pelletier, Marc Patillo, Alison Belanger, and Haley Markos
  • Smith College Student Coaches:  Kerry Seekamp and Leila Cowan
  • along with Smith College Track & Field athletes and high school aged assistant coaches

a coach shows children how to throw a safe javelin imlpement during an indoor track program for children

children running on an indoor traclk

Each evening, athletes will be divided into co-ed groups by age, and rotate through 3 to 4 stations with 2-3 coaches per station/activity. Stations and activities will vary each week.

Parents are welcome to volunteer to help and can run on the track during our practice time.

With games, relays, and conditioning,
SMAC’s Youth Track Program is
THE place to spend Sunday evenings!

The program is weekly on Sundays from 5 – 7 PM on the following dates:

2023

  • 11/26
  • 12/3
  • 12/10
  • 12/17

2024

  • 1/7
  • 1/14
  • 1/21
  • 1/28
  • 2/4
  • 2/11 – Final All Comers Track Meet 

Location: Smith College Indoor Track and Tennis, West St., Northampton, MA

For More Information: Contact Head Coach Sydney Henthorn – shenthorn20@gmail.com

a coach observes children during a track practice at an indoor track

children throwing safe javelins during an indoor track practice

a sprinter burst out of the blocks during an indoor track workout

Come Join Us!

 


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