Live Healthy Iowa Kids Track Meet

Local Marshalltown Meet to Qualify for the State Meet Saturday, June 22nd, 2019

Details

This is a free event!  The Live Healthy Iowa Kids Track Championship is a state-wide track meet divided by gender and ages (ages 7 - 14 as of December 31, 2018).

  • Date: Wednesday, May 9th, 2019
  • Time: 5:00pm
  • Check In: 4:30pm
  • Location: MHS Track
  • Cost: FREE
  •  Pre-registration is required online by May 8. 
  • If needed, a computer is available in Parks and Recreation office to assist pre-registration between 8:30 am - 4:30 pm.
  •  No on-site registration will be available.

Click “Notify Me” to enroll and receive weather related notifications or cancellations via text or email of your choosing.  Alternately, follow our Marshalltown Parks and Recreation Department Facebook page, local radio stations (AM 1230-KFJB, FM 101.1-KIX, AM 1090-KDAO or FM99.5-KDAO) or call (641) 754-5715 option 2 for updates.

Live Healthy Iowa Kids Track Logo

Events

7 & 8 yr. olds9 & 10 yr. olds11 & 12 yr. olds13 & 14 yr. olds
50 m dash50 m dash100 m dash100 m dash
100 m dash100 m dash200 m dash200 m dash
200 m dash200 m dash400 m run400 m run
4 x 100 relay400 m run800 m run800 m run
Standing Long Jump4 x 100 relay4 x 100 relay1600 m run
Softball ThrowStanding Long JumpStanding Long Jump4 x 100 relay

Softball ThrowSoftball ThrowStanding Long Jump



Softball Throw

A 50 meter and 100 meter Kids fun run is offered for youth under age 7! Other events include:

  • Participants may register for 3 events (2 running & 1 field events or 2 field events & 1 running).  Relays do not count as a running event.
  • First place finishers in each local event automatically qualify for the state meet held in Marshalltown Saturday, June 22nd, 2019. 
  • Qualifiers who will participant in the state meet must show the Parks and Recreation Office the child's birth certificate by May 31 to participate in the state meet.

Alternative Locations

If you are unable to participate at the May 9 Marshalltown meet, alternate locations may be found at the Live Healthy Iowa  Kids Track Championship website .

State Meet Information

Live Healthy Iowa Kids Track Championship, part of the Iowa Sports Foundation (ISF) network, is excited to partner with Marshalltown Parks and Recreation to continue the tradition of offering a grassroots state-wide track and field event where all children may participate, free of charge. 

The Live Healthy Iowa Kids Track Championship extends the mission of ISF to provide recreation opportunities for all Iowans. The Iowa Sports Foundation has a website specific to the Live Healthy Iowa Kids Track Championship.

Organizers

View the Live Healthy Iowa Kids Track Championship website. Organizers must register their qualifying local meet by March 1, 2019.

Events Offered & Rules

  • The state meet will be in Marshalltown on a Saturday, in June 22nd, 2019. All first place finishers at each local meet automatically qualify, however, local meet organizers must first verify birth certificates and enter each person who will be participating in the state meet.
  • Age groups are as of December 31, 2019. athletes may compete in only one local meet. 
  • No spikes or starting blocks may be used. 
  • There are separate girls and boys divisions in each age group.
  • Relays will not count as one of the three events allowed: every age group may participate in a relay besides the other three events allowed (two running and one field event or one running and two field events).

More Information

Click “Notify Me” to enroll and receive weather related notifications or cancellations via text or email of your choosing.  Alternately, follow our Marshalltown Parks and Recreation Department Facebook page, local radio stations (AM 1230-KFJB, FM 101.1-KIX, AM 1090-KDAO or FM99.5-KDAO) or call (641) 754-5715 option 2 for updates.

Contact the Marshalltown Parks and Recreation if you have any questions at (641) 754-5715 or Email the Parks and Recreation Department.