The Kelvin Track & Field team emphasis is on self-improvement. We stress the importance of always doing your best and then trying to improve it. We work hard to help all our athletes achieve their best performance. Elite athlete or beginner, they are all treated the same.
The will to win means nothing without the will to prepare!
Is regular attendance important?
Yes!! It is very important. Fitness cannot be stored. You lose fitness gains in 48 hours if the body is not stressed again.
How important is parent support?
CRITICAL! Parents need to encourage their child to be active. They can offer support by ensuring their child gets enough sleep in order to get up early each day to come to practice rested.
Fundraising initiatives change from year to year, but have included cheese, water bottles, and most recently discount cards. Every team member must participage in one of these fundraising efforts. All the money goes directly to pay for entry fees, buses and other team costs.
How much will it cost?
The only cost to parents
is a team uniform ($55) and if your child elects to purchase other team clothing
or go to out of town meets.
equipment will my child need?
Shoes for running, a team
uniform and a warm-up suit (sweat shirt & pants). The runners should be
comfortable and provide adequate cushioning.
What are the benefits?
Consistent participation in physical activity provides many benefits such as:
Please contact Mr. Tim Shynkaruk at 204-474-1492 or by e-mail using the following form: