The Manhattan Cross Country Club is taking registrations for the 2014 fall season. The club provides age-appropriate distance running for youth in grades eight and younger.
The six-week program begins on Monday, Aug. 25. The club meets Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., primarily at Northeast Community Park.
The club is open to all youth, regardless of where they live.
Membership costs $10, which includes entry into the Body First School Fitness Challenge on Sept. 20. Membership also includes a team t-shirt, team activities, local race discounts and more. Scholarships to cover the membership fee also may be available.