The McCarthy Youth Track Invitational Returns in 2018!

Join the MTA on Saturday, June 2, 2018 for the third annual McCarthy Youth Track Invitational! This meet is designed for boys and girls in grades 1 through 8 to compete in a wide range of track and field events. Here is the lineup:

  • Track events: 50 meters (grades 1-6), 80 meter hurdles (grades 1-8), 100 meters (all grades), 200 meters (all grades), 400 meters (all grades), 800 meters (grades 3-8), mile (grades 7-8)
  • Field events: Long jump (all grades), high jump (grades 4-8), shot put (all grades), turbo javelin (grades 7-8)

The event will be held at the Susan Redfield Track at Marblehead’s Village School. Registration begins at 1:30pm, with field event competition beginning at 2:00pm. Running events are expected to begin around 3:00pm. Athletes can register for 2 running events and 2 field events. Medals will be awarded to the top 3 finishers in each event. Best of all, it’s FREE!

Join Us At Our FREE Track & Field Clinics on May 5th, 12th, and 19th!

Learn how to run fast, jump high, and throw far by attending our FREE clinics from 4:30-5:30pm on three successive Saturdays: May 5, 12, and 19. We’ll have area experts, coaches, Marblehead physical education teachers, and MHS track and field athletes on hand to teach kids the basics of racing, jumping, and throwing. They’ll be primed and ready to compete on June 2 in their favorite events.

Please arrive between 4:00-4:15pm for the clinics to register.