Parent meetings for the 2019 summer season will be in April and May. Specific dates will be posted to the Grand Rapids F.I.R.E. Facebook page after the indoor season ends in March.
Outdoor practices will begin in late May and early June.
The 2019 outdoor meet schedule will begin June 8.
The road to the Nationals goes through Detroit, both Districts and Nationals are at Renaissance High School. The Nationals are in Greensboro, North Carolina at the North Carolina AT&T complex.
The high school state finals are in Grand Rapids on June 1st.
Elementary school athletes will join in once their school track season is over, with the first meet being the Michigan All-Stars Invite in Bellevue on June 8th.
The AAU District Qualifiers are at Renaissance High School in Detroit over the weekend of June 15 & 16. The top 16 in each event return to the same venue for the Regional Qualifier two weeks later.
In between there is the Blazers Invitational in Albion.
Our club hosts the only west side meet on July 6th at Houseman Field.
Two more meets in Oak Park and Lansing complete the local season, before the AAU Nationals in Greensboro from July 27th to August 3rd.