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Saturday Practice at Shawnee Mission Park 8/24/19

OLATHE EAST CROSS COUNTRY
SHAWNEE MISSION PARK PRACTICE
Saturday, 8/24/19

TIME: 8 am to about 9 am

PLACE: We will meet in the Visitor Center/ Park Police Parking Lot, 7900 Renner Road. Take Renner Road to the Shawnee Mission Park Entrance on 79th Street….Turn left into the park. The Visitor Center is right at the entrance to the park, we meet in the parking lot behind that station. This entrance is about a ¼ to ½ mile south of the Theatre in the Park entrance. If the Visitor Center parking lot is blocked we will park in the parking area about a ¼ mile west of Center.

COME DRESSED TO RUN.

DIRECTIONS FROM OLATHE EAST: Go North on Blackbob to 119th Street, Turn West (left) left on 119th to Renner Road (across the I-35 bridge). Go North on Renner. The Park entrance is about 6 miles north of 119th street. Allow yourself around 15 to 20 minutes driving time.

BREAKFAST: Runners usually carpool to breakfast after the run (usually IHOP). Check with your
runner to find out their plan if they are planning to carpool with other runners.

Click here for map of park.

Parent Meeting 8/20/19 and Spirit Wear Orders

Join us for the OEXC Parent Meeting on Tuesday, August 20th at 6pm in the Drama Theatre. Coaches will discuss what the season will look like and what to expect of our OEXC runners.

Registration and fees will be accepted for Booster Club. Click here for the registration form and information about OEXC Booster Club! We are a group of very enthusiastic parents who work with the Coaches to provide financial, logistical and motivational support for the Cross Country team. We also have a little fun too!

OEXC Spirit Wear is also available. Check out the Hawks Nest Online – Orders due by Sept 1st!

OEXC – Dates to Note

The start of OEXC is one short week away! Here are a few dates to note:

August 19th – Official practice begins after school
August 20th – Parent Meeting @ 6pm OE Drama Theatre
August 24th – Practice at Shawnee Mission Park – 8am
August 28th – Pizza Shoppe Fundraiser – 5 – 9pm
August 31st – Donut Run and Team Pics
November 6th – Team Banquet (There was a NHS conflict on the 13th so this is the revised date)