The Butte Athletic Council is sponsoring the addition of grade school races to the Butte Invitational Cross Country Meet, which is Saturday, Oct. 3 at the Highland View Golf Course.
The race distance is one mile for boys and girls and races will be held for grades 4, 5, and 6. Younger children may participate, but a separate division will not be available.
The fourth grade race starts at 2:45 p.m. Race time for fifth grade is 3:05, while sixth graders will race at 3:25. Runners will represent their schools. Coaches can pick up race packets any time after noon on race day.
The entry deadline is Thursday, Oct. 1.
Butte Track Club will provide chip timing for the event.