Welcome to Kaneland Cross Country!

The purpose of this blogsite is to allow full access to the team, practices, history, and future events. Please check back with this blog throughout the summer and fall for new updates on the team. Feel free to share it with friends and family who follow the program!

Monday, June 27, 2011

Tuesday biking

The boys are meeting tomorrow at 7:00 a.m. for a bike ride at Hannford farms forest perserve. This is an optional practie. No coaches will be present. Hannford Farms is off of  Merrill road. on the south side about 1.5 miles east of 47.

Sunday, June 26, 2011

Construction at Waubonsee

Reminder: Construction has started at the college. Monday please park in the remote parking on the south end. Coach Baron and Ecker will be there.

Thursday, June 23, 2011

Dick Pond Athletic running seminars

Every Tuesday this summer Dick Pond is having an informational semminar.
They start at 6:30pm. This week they have a rep from New Balance who will analysis your running form. They will then tell what type of shoes are best for you and what kinds of exercises will help you. If you are interested in going please let coach Baron know.
They need to know by monday morning for this special event.

Monday, June 20, 2011

August Team Campout Approaches

Each year, the boys team goes on a campout to further develop team unity and continue our training.  This August (11 and 12th) we will head back to Silver Springs State Park in Yorkville for our trip.  Current plans are to carpool down to Yorkville on the 11th, meeting at KHS at 9:00am.  We will return to Kaneland on Friday, the 12th, at 2:00pm.  Anyone willing to drive down or back home, should contact Coach Clarey at chad.clarey@bps101.net or at  kanelandxc@gmail.com

A New Charger Challenge For Us

This fall, we have altered the schedule so that we can take the team to a different meet on Saturday, September 24th.  The boys team will be competing in the Charger Classic, hosted by Aurora Central Catholic.  This meet is held at the Oakhurst Forest Preserve in Aurora.  The meet is scheduled to start at 9:00am, and when we know more specifics they will be shared with the team.  The girls team will head to the Rock River Run in Sterling on this date.