Here are the RESULTS from Sunday’s 2nd Annual Jingle Bell Run.
Hope all the kids had fun. Have a wonderful and safe holiday.
Thank you Erik Orre for sharing the pictures you were able to capture below.
1 Mile Girls 1st – 5th
1 Mile Boys 1st – 5th
2 Mile Girls 1st – 4th
2 Mile Boys 1st – 5th
1 Mile GET READY
1 Mile – SET
1 Mile GO!
400m Boys Race
The GRYRC “Wave Runners” are excited to announce they will be hosting their
2nd Annual Jingle Bell Run for K – 8th graders.
Sunday December 14th 2014
Location: Redondo Union High School “Sea Hawk Bowl”
One Sea Hawk Way, Redondo Beach 90277
Free to Participate
If you would like to assist us in bringing the holiday joy to children nearby.
Bring a new $5 unwrapped toy.
• 10:00 a.m. – All Runners Check-In
Check-In should be no later than 30 minutes before your race start time.
• 11:00 a.m. – K – 2nd grades – 400m Dash – Girls and Boys will run together.
• 11:30 a.m. – 3rd – 6th grades – 1 mile race – Girls and Boys will run together.
• 12:00 p.m. – 7th – 8th grades – 2 mile race – Girls and Boys will run together.
Top 5 Boys and Top 5 Girls in each race will receive Medals.
ALL Finishers will receive a Jingle Bell Ribbon.
Jingle Bell Run Course (coming soon)
Some of the Wave Runners will be participating in the PVIS cross country invite on Thursday Oct. 30th so there will be no practice on Thursday.
PVIS Cross Country Invitational Information
Thursday Oct.30th PVIS XC Meet @ Palos Verdes XC Course 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
DIRECTIONS – 2020 Palos Verdes Drive West, PV Estates,90274.
The cross countrycourse is located at the Lunada Bay Little League Field. You will see it on your left. Go to the fountain and make a U turn.
Coach Baker will be there by 2:30 pm. We would like everyone to try their best to be there by 2:30 to 2:45 pm. It will be busy with traffic as the PV schools get out at 3:00 PM. The first race goes off at 3:30 pm.
6th grade boys and girls will run a combined race on the 1.6 mile course
7th and 8th grades run the 2 mile course Boys first race then the girls.
PVIS XC 1.6 mile course map 6th grade
PVIS XC 2 mile course map 7th & 8th Grade
7th Annual PVIS XC Invitational
Trophies for top 10 finishers
Trophies for top team (you need 5 runners to have a team score)
3:30 PM – 7th/8th grade Boys Race
4:00 PM – 7th/8th grade Girls Race
4:30 PM – 6th grade Boys & Girls Combined
5:00 PM – Awards Ceremony
Information for the Manhattan Beach Middle School Cross Country Meet
Thursday Oct. 9th @ MBMS – 1501 N Redondo Ave Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
Athletes are to wear their cross country team running shirt with black shorts or as close as possible and good running shoes. Also bring a water bottle and a snack if they like for after their race.
• We will meet at 3:00 PM on the PE Blacktop at MBMS
• Boys Race starts at 3:30 PM
• Girls Race at 4:00 PM
Check out the course click on – MBMS 2.3 Mile XC Course
Follow the red arrows then the yellow arrows.The course will be clearly marked in chalk for the athletes.
Ribbons awarded to the top 3 per grade and per gender
GO WAVE RUNNERS!!!
Wednesday Practice Update – We will have practice this Wednesday 10/1 since the high school cancelled their meet.
Our first two meets are approaching at MBMS on 10/9 and MT SAC on 10/17. If you are going to participate in these meets we need you to sign up by 10/1
Please sign and return the second page of the Runners Pledge – Rules of the Road. This was emailed to all of our runners parents. Email us if you need it sent again. Thanks
Registration will close the week of Sept. 29th for the cross country season. If you have friends interested please let them know this deadline.
If you missed this deadline you are welcome to join us during track season which starts after the winter break.
Remember no practice this Thursday (no school day) Sept. 25th.
Runners Pledge and Rules of the Road The kids and coaches went over the Runners Pledge and Rules of the Road at practice today. There was an email sent to all the current Wave Runner parents tonight with the attachment. Please look for the email, go over with your runner and turn in the one page with signatures of acknowledgement. Thank you!
RACE SIGN UPS
If you want to participate in the MBMS Oct 9th and MT SAC Oct 17th Meets we need you on the roster by Oct 1st sign up by clicking this link RACE SIGN UP
See you this Wednesday and enjoy your 4 day weekend!
The Greater Redondo Youth Running Club is a running club being offered to Middle School students. Practices will be divided into three parts: strength drills, running skill drills and group runs. This program can be great conditioning for other sports, the discovery of a new sport or just a fun way to be healthy.
Fall Registration is now open for the Wave Runners Running Club! Talk to your friends at school, send this website link to those you may feel would be interested, let them know about the Wave Runners Running Club! Open to Girls and Boys – Grades 6th, 7th and 8th. Click Wave Runner Brochure for the information about the fall program aka the cross country season.
Registration with a short parent meeting is scheduled for Wednesday September 3rd, 2014 at Parras Middle School. We will meet in the cafeteria starting at 6:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.
First practice begins Monday September 8th, 2014 with the last practice on December 11, 2014. Practices will be at Parras Middle School on Monday’s, Wednesday’s and Thursday’s, 3:15 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Please complete the 2014 Fall Registration Forms and bring to the parent meeting on Wednesday September 3rd. Our second session date aka as track season will be announced mid November.
This week our track season will be coming to an end. It has been a very rewarding experience working with all the kids. Today is our last practice but we have two more Wave Runner events left for the kids.
1) Tomorrow (Thursday 05/29/2014) We will have our end of the season party. They kids will receive their participation certificates, we will serve pizza and congratulate Siena and Zoe as they will be going off to college. If any of our parents would like to send a little dessert or drinks you are more then welcome to. Jodi Stevens has already picked up the paper goods for us. There are about 50 kids on the roster, not sure how many will be able to make it. We will meet as normal after school at Parras, pizza will be served up in the lunch area. We will be done by 4:30.
2) This coming Saturday May 31 will be our last track meet at West High School. We have had a great turn out for the track meets lets do it again for our last track meet of the season!Wave Runners participating are to wear this seasons track team t-shirt, black shorts and good running shoes. If you don’t see your name below and plan on being there please click the register link below. By adding your athlete to the roster in advance is a big help to the coaches for planing events and especially the relay,
The following have registered for Saturday May 31st :
Tommy Andersen – Matthew Chong – Logan Haga – Nicholas Haga – Ford Hayes – Patrick Henry – Ben Landry – Ben Tait – Cynthia Kerby – Isabella Landry – Kanon Mori – Hannah Meyerson – Stevey Williams
Wave Runner Club Members “ONLY” click REGISTER so we will have you on our meet roster.
We will cancel today’s practice (Thursday) 5/15/14. It will be cooler next week so practice starts back up on Monday. The coaches want to ensure you we are thinking of the kids safety and feel with this heatwave it will be best for the kids to cancel today’s practice.
Stay cool, have great weekend and see you on Monday!