The team will make an overnight trip to Jekyll island GA next weekend to compete in the Jekyll island invitational. Here are some preliminary details.
9 am – team departs Centennial HS on school bus.
12:00 – stop for fast food lunch.
4:00 pm – arrive Holiday Inn Jekyll Island; check into rooms, followed by a short practice to preview the race course.
6:00 pm – Olive Garden pasta dinner at hotel.
8:00 – 8:30am Varsity boys’ race
8:45 – 9:20am Varsity girls’ race
9:35 – 10:25am JV combined race, staggered start (boys @ 9:35, girls @ 9:45)
10:30 – 11:00am Awards presentation for HS races
12:00 – Lunch at hotel – sub sandwiches
Saturday afternoon – beach time
6:00 – pizza provided for dinner at hotel.
7:00 am – depart Jekyll
11:00 am – fast food lunch stop
3:00 pm – return to Centennial HS
The expense to the athletes has not been determined. The final cost will depend on the number of athletes attending – but will not exceed $200. This includes hotel rooms, gas, meet entry, and meals (Friday dinner, Saturday lunch, Saturday dinner)
This meet is open to returning athletes who met their summer running mileage goal of at least 200 miles. Freshmen and new runners are encouraged to participate but must R.S.V.P. with Coach Weigand ASAP.
Please Contact Coach Weigand to R.S.V.P. or with any questions or concerns.