Running Club

FALL Running Club 

Fall cross-country running will begin on Monday, August 31st. We will be training for the North Anchorage Jamboree at Bartlett High School on Tuesday, September 27th.

WHO: Susitna students (grades K-5).  Susitna Kindergarteners are welcome to attend if they have a parent attending with them.

DATES AND TIMES: Monday and Wednesday (August 29th – September 21st), 3:30-4:30 p.m.

WHERE: Meet in the gym immediately after school.

Rules:  1. Students must stay with their running coach until they are dismissed.  There will be no wandering the halls.  2. Students will respect and be kind to the running coaches and peers.

Consequences for not following the rules will be as follows: 1st time - warning; 2nd time - one-week suspension from the running club; 3rd time - Expulsion from the running club.

IMPORTANT INFO: All practices will be outside regardless of weather!  Runners should dress in running shoes, jackets, hats and gloves, as needed.

Students MUST be picked up by 4:30 p.m. If a student is picked up late more than one time they will no longer be able to participate in running club.  No walking home permitted without written parental consent.  Note: ASD policy does not allow students to walk home and cross Muldoon Road.


Permission slips must be signed and returned to Mr. Putman before a student may participate.


Parent volunteers are needed in order to make running club happen – all abilities are welcome.  Please consider volunteering to help coach for one or more days.  If interested please mark the dates that you are available on the permission form or contact Mr. Putman