Tewksbury Committee hosting track meets
BY KEVIN WOODRUFF
The Walter B. Tewksbury Committee will host a series of developmental track meets at Tunkhannock Memorial Stadium throughout the summer months.
The meets will be held on June 26, July 10, July 24 and Aug. 7 at 6 p.m.
They are open to anyone ages 0-100, with registration beginning at 5:15 p.m. before each meet.
The cost to participate in the meet is $1 per event registered.
Events being held include 3200 meter run, 1600 meter run, 800 meter run, 400 meter run, 200 meter run, 100 meter run, 40 yard dash, long jump, high jump, triple jump, 100/110 hurdles, 40 yard hurdles for ages eight and under, shot put, javelin (bring your own materials) and softball throw.
The events are a part of the Tewksbury Committee’s long-standing goal to promote the sport of track and field in the Tunkhannock community.
The meets benefit the Tunkhannock Area School District Track and Field and Cross Country programs.
For more information on the meets, contact 801-822-2069 or visit www.walterbtewksbury.org.