The Butte Track Club 2019 season sign-up and registration will be held on Tuesday, May 21 at 6 p.m. at Charlie Merrifield Track in Bulldogs Memorial Stadium. All athletes except high school participants who are still in season should come prepared to practice.

Athletes age 7-18 are welcome to sign up and compete. New USATF members will need to bring their birth certificates to register. The registration cost is $60 and includes a USATF card, entry fees for state and regional Junior Olympics meets and a uniform. Need-based scholarships are available.

Practices will be held every Tuesday from 6 to 7 p.m. at Charlie Merrifield Track through the end of June.

This year the Butte Track Club will host the USATF Montana Association Junior Olympic Track & Field championships on June 14-15. As was the case last year, to raise the bar for competition, athletes from the state of Wyoming are invited to compete at the Montana meet. Region 11 Junior Olympic championships for Idaho, Montana, Utah and Wyoming are scheduled to be held in in Bozeman, MT on June 20-22. USATF Nationals are scheduled for Sacramento, Calif. on July 22-28.

For more information, call Betty Merrifield at 310-0261 or Liza Dennehy at 310-1002, or email

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