Track & Field

Ages: 4 to 12

Boys and Girls of all skill levels are welcome to participate on the Valpo Parks track team! Participants will have the opportunity to compete in 4 events each meet! Children will run with youngsters their own age, with boys and girls in separate divisions. Valpo Parks will compete against the Valpo YMCA, Portage YMCA, and Porter County Parks Department Join the team today!

Parking Maps and Race Results:

Ben Franklin Parking Map
You may park anywhere that has a red line

Results from June 30th
Results from July 7th

Track Parent Packet and Meet Schedule

Running Events

  • 60M
  • 100M
  • 200M
  • 400M
  • 800M
  • 4X100 Relay

Field Events

  • Javelin - Turbo Jave (plastic Javelin)
  • Shot Put - Softball Throw
  • Discus - Frisbee Throw
  • Long Jump
Running events will be adjusted according to age.

Track Meets

Track meets are Saturday Mornings in June 30, July 7, 14, 21 (tentative dates). Each participant will be able to compete in 4 events during the meets.


  • $50 Resident
  • $62 Nonresident
Registration Deadline: May 11th


Date: Practice will start June 6th
Practice: Wednesday nights at Ben Franklin Middle School
  • 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm Wednesdays 

Mark your calendars for our In Store Days at Dick's Sporting Goods on April 7th and 8th in Valparaiso. 
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