Rome’s track and field throws clinic set for March 14

Two-time Olympian Jarred Rome of Marysville will host his annual track and field throws clinic on March 14 at Marysville Pilchuck High School. Check-in is from 9-10 a.m., with the clinic running from 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

The clinic is open to athletes and coaches. The instructors include Rome, a two-time national champion and Pan American Games silver medalist, in the discus; 2008 Olympics silver medalist and four-time World Championships gold medalist Christian Cantwell in the shot; and two-time Olympian and three-time national champion Duncan Atwood in the javelin.

There will be morning and afternoon sessions in the discus, shot and javelin, and there will also be a question-and-answer period with the instructors at the end of the clinic.

The cost is $100 for athletes and $125 for coaches. Proceeds from the event benefit the track and field program at Marysville Pilchuck.

For additional information and to register, visit Rome’s web page at www.jarredrome.org. Or email jarredromethrowsclinics@gmail.com.

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