Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Shady Hills Elementary School Hosts Inaugural Track Meet “Field Trip”

Land O’ Lakes, FL – (Feb. 8, 2017) – Shady Hills Elementary School will embark on its inaugural Track Meet “Field Trip” this Friday, Feb. 10, from 10 a.m. to noon, at Crews Lake Middle School. The event is part of the after-school Shady Hills Harriers Running Club, which is in its second year under the direction of volunteer coach Charlie Boldt. Since its formation, the running club has amassed a roster of 110 students, who run every Tuesday and Thursday from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.

The students tally their accumulated miles to earn rewards and participation in Oak Hill Hospital’s Five Points of Life Kids Marathon, which is held in April. Students also receive tips on stretching, nutrition, and running technique. For more information, contact Shady Hills Elementary School at (727) 774-4100.