Alexandria Hershey Track and Field Meet
From May 17, 2014 9:00 am until May 17, 2014 2:00 pm Save to calendar
Posted by William Schrack
Categories: Virginia (VA)
•Every year, hundreds of thousands of children line up for Hershey's Track & Field Games throughout North America.
•The mission of the Hershey Track and Field Games allows children ages 7 – 14 years olds the opportunity for a quality recreation and school program where children have fun and are introduced to physical fitness through basic track and field events such as running, jumping and throwing.
•For over 30 years the Alexandria Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities has provided these opportunities by hosting the Hershey Track and Field Games.
• At Hershey's Track & Field Games, children are encouraged to do their best, no matter what their skill level.
•It's a day of fun and fitness, featuring events such as running, jumping and throwing.
•First and second place finishers in today’s games will compete at the Northern District Games at Falls Church High School on June 7.
•First and second place finishers in the district games will compete at the Virginia State Games at Monticello High School in Charlottesville on June 21. Winners from the state level will complete at the Nationals in July.