GHS Portage Invite itinerary (Hunts, Kassubas and coach will be transporting athletes in vans)
FRIDAY October 3, 2008
1209 pm – excused from school, change into running clothes, get bags, pack up and leave
1220 – Leave from GHS SIDE DOOR by COACH’s ROOM.
320pm – Arrive at DAYS INN GRAND RAPIDS - 310 Pear Street, (616) 235-7611
350pm - Checked in, head to rooms to change clothes. Head out to run workout in town.
5pm - Workout done, back to rooms, quick shower
6pm – head out to eat and MALL – eat at same place as track state finals - Carrabas
9:30 – Girls meeting in coach’s room
10pm – Boys meeting in coach’s room –
10:30 – In bed
SATURDAY, Oct 4
730am – Wake up, pack, shower or wake up, shower, pack --
815am – Showered, packed, ready to head down to breakfast
830- 915am – TEAM breakfast provided at no cost to athletes
930 – back to rooms, check out, pack vehicles
945am – On the road to the LARGEST INVITE IN MICHIGAN – Portage !!
11am – Arrive
1130-1230 – Teams go through course, coach gets team packets, chips put on shoes
1:00 pm - BOYS Division 2 race (JV will not race)
2:00 pm - GIRLS Division 2 race (JV will not race)
????????? – AWARDS
3:00pm – on the road to Gaylord
8-9pm – Home
_____ race shorts
_____ race jersey
_____ running pants
_____ extra socks (3 pr)
_____ warmup jacket
_____ long sleeve Tshirt
_____ nicer clothes for dinner/mall
_____ clothes for after the meet
_____ water bottle/Gatorade
_____ $$ - Remember, you buy your own dinner on Friday, mall spending money, Saturday dinner,
_____ camera, take some pics of the excitement
_____ CD player, music, HEADPHONES --- have music that will get you pumped up
_____ $20 to pay for your ROOM ! – each athlete must chip in $20 for the hotel rooms, the school does not pay !!!!!
_____ Warm weather clothes – its supposed to be a very cool weekend !!!
Addition meet information is at WWW.PORTAGEINVITE.COM
** MEDALS TO TOP 50 RUNNERS IN EACH RACE.
**FREE T-SHIRT TO ALL PARTICIPANTS
**TEAM TROPHIES TO TOP 3 PLACES