We would love for you to join the Wildcats. Simply go to our "club membership site" follow instructions and create a free account, then come to a practice to try it out. There is no commitment beyond the first run, but we hope to run with you again.
The Wildcats is a Youth Cross Country Team that started running in 1997. The program is designed to let kids have fun while learning about running. The ages of our runners range from 5-18. The program is open to all who might be interested in running. The Wildcats are a part of the Rockford Road Runners, a Road Runners Club of America organization member club. Rockford Wildcats are also affiliated with AAU and USA Track and Field.
20th Wildcat Anniversary
Rockford, Illinois - Youth Cross Country Team
Wildcat Mission Statement We will provide all youth with the opportunity toreach personal goals, be a leader, practice goodsportsmanship and learn respect for self and others.
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"Only one person and one person only will determine how good of a runner you become... You will become as good as you let yourself be. That one person is you." - Coach