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Youth Track & Field

From early April through the end of July, the Johnston Running Club operates a youth track and field club for children ages 6 through 18. All abilities and experience levels are welcome, but everyone should be prepared to work hard and always keep a positive attitude.  The season is set up to peak for the state AAU and USATF meets in mid June. All athletes are expected to compete in at least 2 meets during the season.


The track and field club practices three times a week: 

  • Sundays: 5:00 to 6:30 p.m.
  • Mondays: 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
  • Wednesdays: 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.

Practice times are subject to change and registrants will be notified of any changes via email and SportsEngine App. JCSD activities have first priority of JMS facility.


The track and field club competes in local, regional, and national youth track meets on the weekends. For athletes who qualify, the season culminates in July with regional and national youth meets for USA Track and Field (USATF) and the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU). 

Quick Info 

When: April 3 through end of July 
Where:‚Äč Johnston Middle School Track - 6501 NW 62nd Ave
Ages: 6 to 18
Full Season Cost: $150 (includes JRC shirt and all meet registration fees)  Season runs from April 3 through the national meet at the end of July.
Short Season Cost: $100 (includes JRC shirt and all meet registration fees) Season runs April 3 through June 5 and does not include state meets. 
MS/HS Athletes Cost: $100 (includes JRC shirt and all meet registration fees) Season runs from end of MS/HS season through national meet at the end of July.

Registration cost does not include USATF or AAU membership or uniform 

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