Virginia Beach Parks and Recreation to host Hershey’s Track and Field Games

Meet to begin 5 pm, Friday, May 11, 2012 at First Colonial High School

Monday, February 27, 2012

Virginia Beach youth age 9 to 14 who love to run, jump, and throw are invited to participate in the annual Hershey’s Track and Field Games. The top two finishers for each event per age group will advance to the district meets. The meet will be held at 5 pm, Friday, May 11, 2012 at First Colonial High School, with a rain date of May 18, 2012.


Participants will compete in age divided competitions based on their age as of December 31, 2012. Advance registration is required; forms are available at each Virginia Beach City Public Elementary and Middle School, at all Virginia Beach Recreation Centers, and online at Registration is free, but forms must be submitted by April 30, 2012.


For more information about the Hershey’s Track and Field Games hosted by Virginia Beach, please Jane Jagodzinski at (757) 385-2994 or


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