Youth Track

Look for the Summer brochure to come around the 1st  part of April.  It will be handed out in the schools, and will have a lot of information in it about the summer activities.


Youth Spring Track                program for girls and boys in grades 3, 4, and 5.  The meets will be held the first 3 Mondays in May (4th, 11th, & 18th) at 6:00pm at DuaneCarlson Stadium  The meets will be running event only.  no preregistration need.  

Summer Olympics    Summer Olympics is a track meet for ages 6-14.  Meets are held on Tuesday (June 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, & 30th) evenings at 6:00pm at Duane Carlson Field (7th Street and 11th Ave SW)  Children compete against others in the same age groupin running, jumping and throwing events.  Ribbons are given to all participants.  

 ND Youth State Track & Field Championships - NDRPA and Dakota Screen Arts are sponsor of this new event.  The local qualifying meet will be held Thursday May 28th at the Duane Carlson Field.  Children who are ages 7-14 as of December 31 2015 (born 2007-2002) are eligible to compete. Everyone must PRE-REGISTER  by FRIDAY, MAY 22nd at the Recreation Office (420 3rd Ave SW) NO ENTRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED THE NIGHT OF THE MEET.  The first three places in each event for the kids ages 9-14 will advance to the State Meet in Fargo ND on Saturday June 20th 2015.  7-8year olds will not advance to the State Meet, but will recieve ribbons for their participation.            


Roosevelt Park in Minot, ND


• September 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th

• October 5th

Race Times: Races will start promptly at 6 p.m.

Race Order/ Distance: (changed from previous years)

• 6th Grade Girls: 1 mile

• 6th Grade Boys: 1 mile

• Pre-K & K (coed): 800 meters

• Girls Grade 1-3: 1,000 meters

• Boys Grade 1-3: 1,000 meters

• Girls 4-5: 1.200 meters

• Boys 4-5: 1,200 meters


There is NO COST for your child to participate. The Minot Recreation Commission and the Minot High Girls Cross Country team will be hosting these races.  Each student will receive a weekly ribbon and will also have the opportunity to receive an award at the end of the season. To be eligible to receive the end of the season award, you must complete 3 races.


The results of the weekly races will be posted under downloads


If you have any questions please call Ann Nesheim at 857-4733 or Glee Mayer at 720-0293.

fo information about Trac & Feild events for the Fall 201 please visit under the downloads tab

If you have any questions please call the Rec Office at 857-4730