2019 Outdoor track and field season

Parent meetings for the 2019 summer season will be in April and May.  The next parent meeting is on May 14th at Godwin Heights high school. This meeting starts at 6:30pm. At this meeting you will receive all relevant information about the up and coming season for GR FIRE.

Outdoor practices will begin in late May and early June.

The 2019 outdoor meet schedule will begin June 8.

For the Elite travel team, the road to the Nationals goes through Detroit. Both Districts and Regionals are at Renaissance High School. Nationals this year are in Greensboro, North Carolina at the North Carolina AT&T complex.

Local team will have the opportunity to participate in many local meets around the Grand rapids area.

  • The high school state finals are in Grand Rapids on June 1st.
  • Elementary/Middle 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.