The mission of IHM’s track and field program is to introduce the participants to the sport of track and field in a safe and fun environment. The program strives to educate young participants on the importance of physical fitness that can last a lifetime.
Track season starts in the middle of March and ends in mid-May. Practices are 1 to 2 nights a week at Nagel Middle School. The meets are held Greater Cincinnati area high schools. Kindergarten – 6th grade meets are on Saturdays. 7th and 8th grade meets may be on Friday evening, Saturday evening or Sunday afternoon.
All IHM Students and Parishioners are eligible to participate. Participants in grade level Kindergarten – 4th grade will receive a ribbon in each heat based on place with no timing. Participants in grade levels 5-8 are timed and placed. Each athlete can only participate in 3 events per meet.