We are always excited to encourage and support youth involvement in positive and productive activities. The Georgia Games is one of those events that we proudly support!
While this event is sanctioned by the USA Track & Field Association, the same organization responsible for sanctioning the Olympics and Jr. Olympics, participants in the Georgia Games do not have to be members of a local track club or USATF members to participate.
This meet is open to youth ages ( 8 & Under to age 18) from ALL states are eligible to participate.
Participants will recieve a free t-shirt.
Hurdles: 80mH, 100mH, 200mH, and 400mH,
Running: 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 1500m, and 3000m,
Walking: 1500mW and 3000mW
Relays: 4x100m, 4x400m, and 4x800m
Throws: Discus, Shot put, Mini-javlin, Javlin, and Pole Vault
Jumps: High Jump, Long Jump, and Triple Jump
Youth are welcome to register and participate under the Cornerstone Track & Athletic Association, simply visit our
website www.cornerstonetrackandathletics.org for more information or register independently on CoachO.
Medals awared to 1st-3rd place finishers in each age group. The top three medals in events and divisions are eligible to attend the National Congress's State Games of America held in Lincoln, Nebraska from July 28th to August 2, 2015.
Event results contribute points to the Georgia Scholastic Olympiad .
On April 12, 2014 Cornerstone Track & Athletic Association, Inc. hosted Georgia's Newton County 1st Hershey's Track & Field Games. The meet was sanctioned by the Newton County Recreation Commission and held on the new Newton High School campus at 1 Ram Way in Covington, GA.
Participants received tips and instructions during clinics on the various field & track events by Coach Glenroy Hodge, adult and teen volunteers before competing in the: Softball Throw, Shot Put, Discus, Long Jump, Triple Jump, 60m, 100m, 200m 400m and 1600m.
All participants received certificates of participation and ribbons for earning 1st place in their age group. Four of the participants are eligible to move on to the Georgia Track & Field State Games on Friday, May 9 and Saturday, May 10 2014 in Augusta, GA.
Mark Ross (Boys 9 & 10) Bakari Weston (Boys 11 & 12)
Elaina Housworth (Girls 11& 12) Mikayla Ross (Girls 11 & 12)
From there they may be selected to the regional team to compete in the North American Final in Hershey, Pennsylvania from July 31 through August 3, 2014. We wish them the best of luck!
Cornerstone Track & Athletic Association, Inc. is especially thankful to the Youth Alliance for Leadership and Life, Inc. for organizing the teen volunteers who collectively earned 49.5 hours in commemoration of the 2014 Global Youth Service Day. Teens received a letter verifying their community service hours for work they provided in the following capacities:
Gathering and setting-up equipment Assist in demonstrating track & field events
Distributed refreshments Assist in managing and running events
Tearing down and returning equipment Manage the registration/sign-in table
Assist in organizing participants Assist in timing and measuring
Distribute Hand-outs and Awards Site Clean-up
We look forward to providing future opportunities for youth and families to learn, play, bond, serve and compete! Join our mailing list to stay informed about future events, membership, and volunteer opportunities at www.cornerstonetrackandathletics.org
Save $50.00 w/early registration! Ends April 30, 2014!
Newton County Recreation Commission, Newton High School, and Cornerstone Track & Athletic Association, Inc. to Host the County’s First HERSHEY’s Track & Field Games
COVINGTON, March 13, 2013- Newton County Recreation Commission and Cornerstone Track & Athletic Association, Inc., a non-profit track and athletic organization serving Newton, Rockdale and surrounding counties is excited to announce their partnership in hosting the county’s 1st HERSHEY’s Track & Field Meet for youths ages 6 – 14. Students that are members of their schools track & field team are ineligible to compete.
Winners in the Saturday, April 12, 2013 meet, with the exception of all youth ages 6 – 8, and the 9-12 year old 4x100 relays participants, will advance to the state meet on Saturday, May 9, 2014. State meet winners will be entered into a regional pool and become eligible for selection to a Regional Team which will travel to Hershey, Pennsylvania, to compete in the North American Final, held on Saturday, August 2, 2014. All regional winners will qualify for the North American Final Meet
Events will include the 50 meter dash, 100 meter dash, 200 meter dash, 400 meter dash, 800 meter run, 1600 meter run, 4 x 100 meter relay, standing long jump, and softball throw.
Hershey’s Track & Field Games is designed to encourage physical fitness among youth and emphasize participation and sportsmanship. The Hershey's Track & Field Games has involved millions of youngsters from all 50 states, the District of Columbia and the 10 provinces and 3 territories of Canada. It is solely sponsored by The Hershey Company and partnered with the National Recreation and Park Association, Athletics Canada and National Association for Sport and Physical Education.
April 12th is also recognized as Global Youth Service Day. Middle and high students are being recruited to serve as volunteers through the Youth Alliance for Leadership & Life, Inc to earn community service hours by working at the event. Adult volunteers are also needed to ensure the success of this event.
Participants and volunteers must register online at www.cornerstonetrackandathletics.org before the Thursday, April 3, 2014 deadline to secure their t-shirts. The entry fee is $6.00 for youth age 6 – 8 and $12.00 for ages 9 – 14 as of December 31st of 2014.
Ph: 678-768-9828 or 678-658-6725
EARLY REGISTRATION will run from
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 through Wednesday, April 30, 2014. Participation in early registration will allow parents to participate in an installment payment plan AND receive a $50.00 discount.
REGULAR REGISTRATION will take place from
Thursday, May 1, 2014 through Sunday, May 18, 2014.
LATE REGISTRATION - A $20.00 late registration fee applied after May 18, 2014.
SIBLING GROUP DISCOUNT!!!
First youth at regular price,
each addition youth receives
Registration Forms, Fee Schedules, Waivers, and Sports Physical Forms are available for download at http://www.cornerstonetrackandathletics.org/important-forms.html
The Cornerstone Track and Athletic Association, Inc. is accepting membership applications for the 2013 Fall/Winter Cross Country Season!
The team plans to participate in the USATF sanctioned Cross Country Developmental Meets and USATF Georgia Preview Meet in hopes of our athletes qualifying for participation in the 2013 Cross Country Championships. Meet dates are listed below:
On Friday, July 19 and Saturday, July 20, 2013 all roads lead to Marietta High School for the 2013 Georgia Games Track & Field Youth Championships.
Last year our athletes walked away with the following:
Glennessa Hodge: 3rd Place in the Discus and 5th Place in the Shot Put
Glendell Hodge: 4th Place in the Triple Jump
Kai Patterson: 4th Place in the 1500m
Taj Patterson: 6th Place in the Long Jump
We look forward to seeing how our athletes have advanced in their events at this years meet. Please join us in wishing our athletes a safe, fun-filled and record breaking day.
Lets Break OUR personal best!
Our 2013 competitors are:
Glennessa Hodge: Shot Put and Discus
Glennette Hodge: 200m, 400m and triple jump
Maiya Newton: 400m, 800m and triple jump
Kai Patterson: 1500m and 3000m
Che Patterson: 1500m, 3000m, and long jump
Taj Patterson: 200m, 400m, & 800m
Jamaul Cole: 400m and 800m
Live results can be viewed at http://www.ptgrouponline.com/Live/2013/Youth/Georgia_Games/
For more info about the Cornerstone Track and Athletic Association, Inc. please visit our website: www.cornerstonetrackandathletics.org
Thanks for your support!
Way To Go Cornerstone!
We are extremely proud of our athletes for showing up and showing out at the 2013 Half and Half Meet. Our athletes walked away with a combined total of seven medals between them.
We are especially proud that our athletes saw their long hours of training, dedication and willingness to do their best at all times pays off.
Glennessa Hodge: 1st Place in the shot put and discus
Glennette Hodge: 2nd Place in the triple jump
Che Patterson: 3rd Place in the long jump and 1500m
Zuri Patterson: 2nd Place in the 100m
Maiya Newton: 1st Place in the triple jump
Congratulations to our athletes for representing us well at the7th Annual Titan Track Club Youth Invitational on Saturday, June 29, 2013 at Roswell High School located in Roswell, GA.
Che Patterson Taj Patterson Jamaul Cole
Glennessa Hodge Glennette Hodge Maiya Newton Zuri Sweeny
Congrats to Glennessa Hodge for securing 1st Place in the discus and 2nd place in the shot put.
Congrats to Che Patterson for his 3rd Place finish in the Long Jump.
Peachtree City Track at Riley Field adjacent to Peachtree City Elementary School on Wisdom Road
* All Comers Runs Tuesday, June 25 and July 2, 2013 at 6:00 pm
* Championship meets will be held on Tuesday, July 9 and July, 10, 2013 at 6:00 pm.
Awards will be presented at the Championship meets only.
This is a FREE EVENT FOR RUNNERS AND SPECTATORS
Events: 50 yard dash (ages 10 & under), 100m, 200m 400m, 800m, 1 mile run, 3200m, 5K, and the 400m &1600m relay. NO FIELD EVENT.
REGULAR WEEKLY MEET SCHEDULE
6:00 PM Registration Opens
6:30 PM 800 Meter Run
6:45 PM 50 Yard Dash (10 and under), 100 Meter on July 2nd, and 200 Meter Dash on June 25th
7:00 PM 1 Mile Run
7:30 PM 400 Meter Dash (run in lanes)
8:00 PM 3200 Meter Run on July 2nd and 5K Run on June 25
8:30 PM 400 Relay on July 2nd and 1600 Relay on June 25th
8:45 PM Pizza at Partners!
Tuesday, July 9th Wednesday, July 10th
6:00 PM Registration Opens 6:00 PM Registration Opens
6:30 PM 100 Meter Dash 6:30 PM 1 Mile Run
7:00 PM 800 Meter Run 7:15 PM 50 Yard Dash (10 & under)
7:45 PM 200 Meter Dash 7:45 PM 400 Meter Dash (run in lanes)
8:15 PM 5K Run 8:15 PM 3200 meter run
Cornerstone Track & Athletic Assn.