What's the Goal?
To prepare kids for high school competition in track and field events through teaching proper technique, a healthy competitive mindset, and confidence.
Ages: Must be between 7-15 years old as of Dec 31, 2021 to participate.
How does it work? We provide 4-5 stations at every practice.
Distance (800M, 1500M, 3,000M)
Sprints (100M, 200M, 400M, Hurdles-*in order to compete in and practice hurdles, athletes must be 11 by the end of the year*)
Throws (Shot put, Javelin, and Discus)
Jumps (High Jump and Long Jump)
Agility (Strength training for ALL athletes)
Athletes will choose their favorite two disciplines and have time to practice two or three stations at each practice. Practices include warm-up, stretching, and two 30 minute station rotations. We end with a cool down game and stretching.
Practice Schedule: Season runs for 10 weeks April 5-June 12, 2021. Mon/Thu/Fri 4:15-5:45pm at Herriman High School.
2021 Tentative Meet Schedule is listed here.
Registration Fee: $215-- Includes 10 weeks of 3X/week coached practices and a Race Cats-Herriman singlet. ($105 due now through registration, $110 due on the first day of practice).
Meet Fee Prices
Developmental meets: $5/event
Association Championship: $8/event
Region 11 Meet: $9/event *Tri/Pent/Hept/Decathlon event prices vary
Current USATF Membership is required to compete with Race Cats. Previous participants: please check HERE to see if your child's membership is current. Purchase or renew your child's membership HERE.
Optional team wear and fan wear can be purchased through the website here.
Registration is limited to the first 160 athletes. Wait list available.
$20 processing fee for cancellation
For younger children, please consider starting with the Salt Lake County Rec program or our Fall Elementary program.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to a waitlist!