Welcome to My Brothers Keepers Track Club

So you’re interested in becoming a member.    MBK is a competitive traveling track club, Your participation is essential to your overall development as an athlete. We trust that the participants will show a high level of commitment to their training and to the MBK family. We not expect for the boys to participate in track events, but they are also expected to participate in community events , fundraisers and maintain good grade.

THE 2017 ROSTER HAS BEEN COMPLETED WE ARE NO LONGER TAKING MEMBERS FOR THE 2017 SEASON.

THE STEPS TO BECOMING A MEMBER FOR 2018:

First you must qualify; if you fit the following two criteria’s then you are eligible to become a member:

            Must be male

            Must be between the ages of 7-18

Second, you must attend a try out session. (Must fill out Tryout Paperwork)

1st Tryout Period : September 2017 (Exact dates to be determined)

2nd Tryout Period : October 2017 (Exact dates to be determined)

3rd Tryout Period: November 2017 (Exact dates to be determined)

4th Tryout Period: December 2017 (Exact dates to be determined)

Decision will be made by January 1, 2018

During tryouts the parent’s participation and dedication also plays a big part in the acceptance of membership for the track team.

MBK Application & Emergency Form

You made the team……. Congratulations!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Submit the following, Prior to Participation

Forms:

  • Application
  • Liability Waiver
  • Emergency Form
  • Model Release
  • Medical Forms
  • Copy of Athletes Birth Certificate
  • Membership Fees paid by : Money Order, Cash, Certified Checks, Credit/Debit Cards (occurs 3% processing fee)

 

The membership fee for the 2018 season is $175.00. This includes fees for:

  • AAU membership
  • Team Uniform
  • Team Warm Up
  • Team T shirt

Membership fees are Non Refundable and Non Transferable.

$175.00 Due by February 1, 2018

Discounts for multiple family members:

  • 2nd child—$150.00
  • 3rd child—$125.00

High School Athletes are subject to pay the full amount to run with MBK.

Other Expenses

In addition to the club fees, you are responsible for meet entry fees,

Regular AAU Meets – $8.00 – $16.00

District and Regional Meets: $20.00 – $30.00

Primary/Club Championship and Junior Olympics: $40.00 – $45.00

The track meets take place in Florida, Georgia, and Alabama. Travel and lodging expenses will also be at the expense of the parent. MBK hosts a number of fundraising events and conducts many efforts to raise funds; However, the proceeds from these activities fall short in meeting the needs of all the athletes in the club.

Pay Membership Fee

NOW THAT YOUR ON THE TEAM…….

How to experience an effective season:

  • Commit to the process of training and have faith in delayed results.
  • Be consistent with attending training practices.
  • Conduct yourself in good character away from practice, in school, and at home.
  • Set short and long term goals.
  • Lead your teammates by example.
  • Make sure to drink plenty of water at home, make healthy food choices, and get an age-appropriate amount of sleep.
  • Continue to exercise at home.

Practices

We expect your athlete to attend practice. Remember to bring water, running shoes, spikes (track shoes), and dress for the weather.

Practice Schedule

  •  Monday: 6:15-8:15 (TBD)
  • Wednesday: 6:15-8:15pm (TBD)
  • Thursday: 6:15-8:15pm(TBD)
  • Saturdays: 10-12pm(TBD)
  • Sunday: 3:30-5:30pm(TBD)

Missing practices means a missed opportunity to learn and improve. No practice=No Relay. Practice will be held, rain or shine. Your athlete is expected to attend 3/5 practices each week. It is MANDATORY that you call or text if your athlete is unable to attend practice. Attendance will be taken at each practice. If you do not call and do not show up to practice, the consequences are as followed:

  • 1st violation- warning
  • 2nd violation—written notice

3rd violation—suspension of a track meet