Welcome to the St. Louis Blazers Track Club!

A youth track and field and cross country team committed to teaching the sport to young people while making it fun.


Fall Cross Country 2015
  • WHO - Runners between 8 - 18 years old NOT running for their high school.
  • WHAT - Cross country running. Running in its purest form!
  • We understand each athlete comes to the Blazers for different reasons for this reason, practices and races are optional.
  • 8 year old race 2K, 9/10/11/12 year olds race 3K, 13/14 4K, 15 and up 5K.
  • WHEN - First Practice September 1, 2015
  • Practice every Tuesday and Thursday from 5:45-7:00
  • Races are most Sunday mornings between mid-October to mid-December.
  • THE FALL SCHEDULE WILL BE POSTED ON SEPTEMBER 27 AFTER THE ST LOUIS AREA COACH'S SCHEDULING MEETING.
  • The season will go until mid-December
  • WHERE - Laumeier Sculpture Park in Sunset Hills. We meet in the back of the parking lot at the park bench.
  • OPTIONAL RACE - Forest Park FPXC Festival Open Race 5K Saturday Sept 12 7:30 AM
    Registration and Information


General information
  • Practices will begin at Laumeier Sculpture Park in Sunset hills. We meet at the far end of parking lot.
  • Practices are every Tuesday and Thursday from 5:45 (promptly) - 7 pm (not so promptly)
  • Inclement weather - Practice will be held in rain, cold and heat, but we can NOT practice if there is lightning or bad storms. Your child's safety is our primary concern. We make a decision between 4-5 PM and post our decision on Facebook and the website.
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  • If you are just trying out our team, be sure to bring a signed trial waiver.
  • Coach supported meets are in red on the calendar after we update the calendar.

  • We welcome our returning team members and those giving us a try.
  • We practice every Tuesday and Thursday September-December (cross country) or April-June (track) from 5:45-7:00
  • Cross Country - We will be practicing at Laumeier until mid-late October where we will move to Kirkwood Park
  • Track - We will be practicing at Laumeier until mid-late May where we will move to Vianney High School
  • On-line registration is available Join the Team
    Registration is $55 via the website. $60 paper form. Multi-child discounts are available by emailing registration@stlblazers.com. Our program is one of the most affordable, so we don't prorate registration fees.
  • You enroll a season at a time. Track (April to June) is separate from Cross Country (September to December)
  • Not sure if our program is right for you? Try us out for TWO free practices. Just bring the signed Trial Athlete Wavier
  • Your child would do best if he/she did some running before the season begins. A typical practice is between 3-5 miles, but don't be intimidated. It is broken up into many smaller segments.
  • We accept ALL kids (age 8-18) who want to run.
  • We accept new athletes all season long.
  • We let each family select the commitment level that is right for them. We have some athletes who practice, but don't compete and other athletes that compete, but do all their practicing on their own.
  • In 2013, we ended Track season with 87 kids and 84 in cross country.
  • Inclement weather policy - We will make a decision at 4:00 and have it commincated via Facebook, Email to Registered Team Members, and on the front page of our website - www.stlblazers.com.
  • Water is not always available, so bring your own.
  • Bathrooms are not always available, so go prior to practice.

  • 2015 Track Results

     

     
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