TrackFest 2017 (Grades 3/4 & 5/6)
 
 
 
 
 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)




 
 
Are the relays included as one of the three events a student can enter?
Yes
 
If we can have 3 relay teams, is that 3 boys and 3 girls relay teams or 3 combined?
Yes, each school is permitted to enter up to three (3) girls and three (3) boys relay teams per grade category.
 
Do the relays count as a running event?
Yes
 
Is the Trackie.reg fee $5 per child or $5 per child per event?
The cost is a flat fee of $5 per student. Whether they register for 1 event, relay only, or 3 events, the cost is still $5.
 
If the athlete is in grade 4 but supposed to be in grade 5, does he still compete in with the grade’s 4?
Athlete compete in the grade they are in at school. No age groups.
 
If I can pick the 3 students to advance is this 3 in total or 3 boys and 3 girls?
You can select 3 girls and 3 boys for each grade category for each event. There are two grade categories (3&4, 5&6). There are 6 events not including relays. So you can bring 18 girls and 18 boys(36 total), not including your relay teams.
 
My school does not have hurdles, what could we substitute?
You can improvise by getting some foam pool noodles and place them across boards or foam blocks raised to the specifications indicated on the TrackFest information sheet.