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What to take to a track and field meet

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Track meet necessities...

Age group track meets can move slowly due to the number of events being offered and the large number of participants therefore it is important that you  go to a meet prepared.  You should carry extra food and clothing.  You need to be prepared for a variety of weather conditions including rain.   Lastly, you should bring some items to keep you occupied between events which could be quite a while.

FOOD ITEMS
Water, Sports Drinks, Juice
Fruit - Orange Slices
Trail Mix, Raisins
Pretzels, Crackers
Bagels, Low fat Pastry
Cooler, Ice or Ice packs

EQUIPMENT/CLOTHING
Training Shoes/Track Spikes  and Uniform
Sweats/Wind Suits

WEATHER PROTECTION
Umbrella, Poncho
Blanket, Extra clothes, Extra socks, Jacket
Tent
Sun block, Hat

MISCELLANEOUS ITEMS
Allergy Medicine
Small Medical Kit
Folding Chair, Seat Cushion
 Insect Repellant
Towels
Cell phone

ENTERTAINMENT
Books/Magazines
Cards
Homework
GameBoy
I-Pod
Portable DVD Player/Movies