ELEMENTARY AND MIDDLE SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY PROGRAM
The Memphis Youth Athletics Elementary and Middle School Cross Country Program is an eight week program for all girls and boys grades 3-8 that teaches the fundamentals of distance running with weekly competitions including an Area Championship meet that allows participants a chance to qualify for the Tennessee State Middle and Elementary School Cross Country Championships in October. The Memphis Youth Athletics serves to help fund, foster and expand a sport that provides positive health benefits to its participants.
Racing teaches us to challenge ourselves. It teaches us to push beyond where we thought we could go. It helps us to find out what we are made of. This is what we do. This is what it’s all about.