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2021 Track and Field season has officially begun! We offer 17 different events so there are many different opportunities to excel. When you finish up your winter sport season, come on out for track and field. It will make you a better, faster, stronger athlete. Guaranteed.
It is important that you communicate with the coach for your event group by no later than February 10th to let him or her know you plan to join the team late.

-all paperwork, insurance, and team fees must be satisfied in order to be issued a uniform
-$40 team fee due by 2/9/2021 ($50 for distance runners)
-Uniforms issued 2/10/2021 to those who have all paperwork and insurance satisfied and paid team fee

SPRINTS, JUMPS, HURDLES: Official practice has begun - 2:45 p.m. at the track with Coach Dunbar
This group includes: 100m, 100m/110m hurdles, 200m, 400m, 4x100m relay, 4x400m relay, long jump, triple jump, and high jump

MIDDLE DISTANCE AND DISTANCE RUNNERS (aka the DRs): Official practice has begun - 2:45 p.m. at the track with Coach Rae Ann ... most days, however times and locations sometimes vary so check our DR Google Calendar daily to be sure. Please check this Google calendar daily for details about our practices - days, times, locations, what time to have your rides pick you up, etc.
This group includes: 3200m, 1600m and the Mile, 800m, 4x800m relay, and some of the 400m/800m double athletes

THROWS: Official practice has begun - 4:30 p.m. at the track with Coach Tom Beckerleg
This group includes: shot put, discus, and javelin

We are currently seeking a pole vault coach. We are unable to offer pole vault until we find a coach for that event.

Need new shoes for track and field season? Check with Coach Rae Ann who works at Fleet Feet Sarasota and has discounts/coupons for everyone on the team.

new 2021 Track and Field Meet Schedule

MHS ATHLETICS PAPERWORK:   Everyone must complete the entire athletics paperwork packet and pay the $50 insurance in order to participate in any sport (including conditioning) at MHS. Once you complete the paperwork packet and pay the insurance, you are cleared for all sports for the entire school year.
2020-21 athletic paperwork (all 7 pages)
$50 insurance may be paid by cash, money order, or check payable to Manatee High School with a parent phone number on top of the check and student name on the memo line. If paying by cash, please write student name on envelope. All paperwork and insurance should be turned in to your coach.
If you completed the paperwork packet and insurance for a fall or winter sport, please check with your coach as you may already be cleared to participate.

TRANSPORTATION: We are unable to provide transportation to any of our meets this year. Every athlete who wishes to participate in an away track and field meet must turn in this Transportation Release Form by no later than February 9, 2021.

(click name for email)
Domonique Dunbar, Assistant Coach
girls & boys sprints & jumps (100m, 200m, 400m, long jump, triple jump, high jump, 4x100, 4x400)
Tom Beckerleg, Assistant Coach
girls & boys throws (javelin, discus, shot put)

Click here for the Manatee Track & Field team page on
Our team page on includes results from the meets, season bests for each event, and an individual profile page for each athlete. GO CANES GO!

Track & Field Team Handbook for Athletes & Parents - revised February 2020
This handbook contains everything you need to know about the track and field season, including requirements for earning awards.

Manatee High School Cross Country / Track and Field staff is actively engaged in recapturing some of the historical records for the program. If you are a current or past Cross Country or Track and Field record holder or know of any record setting performances and the years they occurred we solicit your help in updating our record books. Please email us the details.

RESULTS: Please check for meet results

PHOTOS: Click here for photos

USEFUL LINKS:        FHSAA Track & Field

FHSAA Health & Wellness        Road Runners Club of America        USA Track & Field

Manatee High School        MHS Girls' XC        MHS Boys' XC        MHS Track & Field

School District of Manatee County Academic Calendar

Bradenton Runners Club

SUPPORT YOUR TEAM:   Purchase MHS Track & Field apparel and gifts

discus     pole vault     shot put

high jump     Track and Field     hurdles