Our mission is to glorify God by developing and operating sports programs based on biblical principles where young people can learn Christian values by participating in a healthy, competitive sports environment.
The Love Pantry is an initiative of the Christian Service Center in partnership with Orange County Public Schools.
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ACYS CROSS COUNTRY
The Cross Country program offers athletes the opportunity to develop a love for running and fitness in a fun Christian environment.
CROSS COUNTRY Program Guide
5 to 14 Years Old
The Cross Country program will provide practical running experience that will grow with their overall athletic skills & encourage fitness and health for their lifetime.
Min of 4 Cross Country Meets
5 & 6 years old ½ mile
7 & 8 years old 1- mile
9 & 10 years old – 1.5 miles
11-14 years old 2.5 miles
Race Day: Saturdays
Training dates will be organized by licensed staff members. These training sessions are geared to teach runners how to properly stretch and will instruct runners through age appropriate training session
January 14th, 21st, 30th
February 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th
Runners will be provided with an at home weekly training routine.
Saturday Training Times: Jan 14th & 21st
5-8 years 9:00a.m. to 10:00a.m.
9-14 years 10:00a.m. to 11:00a.m.
Monday Training Times: Jan 30th , Feb 6th, 13th,
5-8 years 5:30p.m. to 6:30p.m.
9-14 years 6:30p.m. to 7:30p.m.
Additional training will be at the discretion of your school/coach.
Membership Fee Includes: athlete insurance, 24-hour web access, schedule alerts & reminders, Monday fitness trainers, weekly fitness and nutrition education, race day timing officials, running awards.
2017 Seasonal Age Chart
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