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Head Coach

Deanna Theobald

Text/Call:  309-824-6215      

Email: deanna.theobald13@gmail.com

Assistant Coach

Stephen Makowsky

Email: s.c.makowsky@outlook.com


Odyssey Landsharks Run Club

Spring 2019 Track Season

Spring 2019 Track season is right around the corner!  

Here are a few dates to keep in mind! 

February 24, 2019  - Registration/Financial Aid will open

March 24, 2019 - Financial Aid will close

Tuesday April 9th - First Practice! 

Tuesday April 16th - Parent Meeting

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First Practice

Tuesday April 9, 2019

Practice Days & TImes

Tuesday & Thursday

7:15am - 8am

Practice Location

Odyssey Elementary

Sports Engine Mobile App!

Landsharks parents can use the SportsEngine mobile application to receive text updates, view the schedule and locations of events. The SportsEngine app can be downloaded from the Apple App Store or Google Play. Once installed, the easiest way to find YOUR SCHOOL is to search for Team ID: 1869479

Meet Schedule

Meets will be held at Doherty High School Track on Sunday's at 3pm

Sunday April 28th

Sunday May 5th

Sunday May 12th

 

Meet #1: All Runner’s will race the 50m run, followed by their choice of a 400m OR an 800m run.

Meet #2: All Runner’s will race the 100m run, followed by their choice of a 400m OR an 800m run.

Meet #3: All Runner’s will race the 200m run, followed by their choice of a 400m OR an 1600m run.

Building Athletes of Character

Landsharks is striving to build character in each athlete that we meet. Every practice and race gives coaches the opportunity to BUILD ATHLETES OF CHARACTER!!!

BAofC will be reviewed and applied at every practice and meet to help your athletes set specific goals for both the day and the season!!

Building Athletes of Character Agreement

Building Athletes of Character Agreement

I will be a good sport

I will use kind words

I will encourage my teammates

I will be prepared for practice

I will listen to instructions

I will be respectful to my coaches, volunteers and teammates

Should I choose to not follow this agreement, I understand...

1st offence I will receive verbal warning from coach

2nd offence I will have to sit out for practice and parents will be notified

3rd offence I may be removed from the Landsharks team

 

Weather policies

Landsharks Lightning Policy

 

1.    We will monitor the weather via the Weather Bug App with Spark Function. 

2.   Activities shall be immediately suspended and all personnel directed to move to a safe area when the meter indicates lightning is within a 10-mile radius.  Activities shall remain suspended until the device indicates there is no longer lightning within a 10-mile radius.

3.   If the device fails or connectivity is poor, we will suspend activity when cloud-to-ground lightning is observed OR thunder is heard.  We will quickly direct staff, participants and athletes to pre-determined shelter(s).

4.   Once the practice/race has been suspended, we will wait at least 30 minutes after the last thunder or flash of lightning is witnessed, prior to resuming.

5.   Any subsequent thunder or lightning, after the beginning of the 30-minute count, reset the clock and another 30-minute count should begin.

6.   Please share the safety plan with others picking up your athlete.

7.   Understand the evacuation process depending on the site lay out. 

Parent Guidelines

Landsharks Parent Guidelines

In order to create a safe environment for our Landshark runners and families, please adhere to the following guidelines for our races. These guidelines are in place to help keep our races organized and fun for the kids and parents.

Spring Season

  1. Please park in designated areas only.
  2. Upon arrival, please locate your runner(s) school coach to receive race bib and then parents must proceed to designated spectator viewing area.  The only adults allowed on in the infield are coaches and/or volunteers with a Landsharks' T-shirt.
  3. Exchange runners should check-in with the Site Director, who is in the Tie-dye or Bright yellow T-shirt.  Your runner will receive their bib at that time.  All runners are required to have a bib prior to racing.  Bibs should be pinned on the back of the runners' shirt for ease of removal in the finish chute.
  4. Each race night all runners can run two races.  A sprint followed by a mid-distance race.
  5. No parents or non-competing runners are allowed on the track with the runners.
  6. Following your runner's race, your child will find you in the designated parent viewing area.  You are free to stay and watch the remainder of the races or depart if so desired.
  7. Have fun and cheer for all runners because, “Finishing is Winning!”

    Cross Country Season

  1. Please park in designated areas only.
  2. Upon arrival, please locate your runner(s) school coach and then parents must be in the designated spectator viewing area(s).  The only adults allowed on the race course are coaches or volunteers with a Landsharks' T-shirt.
  3. Exchange runners should check-in with the Site Director, who is in the Tie-dye or Bright yellow T-shirt.  Your runner will receive their bib at that time.  All runners are required to have a bib prior to racing.  Bibs should be pinned on the back of the runners' shirt for ease of removal in the finish chute.
  4. Each race night all runners run ONLY one race of their choice with their age group.
  5. Please for the safety of ALL athletes No parents on the race course.  There will be coaches on the course with the runners as well as designated volunteers to help keep all runners safe.
  6. Following your runner's race, your child will find you in the designated spectator viewing area.  You are free to stay and watch the remainder of the races or depart if so desired.
  7. Have fun and cheer for all runners because, “Finishing is Winning!”

 

Thank you to Saucony for your continued support!

Thank you to The Colorado Running Company for your continued support!