Next Level Mississippi 2019

Powered by: Mississippi Department of Human Services and Families First For Mississippi

Timeline For Program:

January 11, 2019 – April 11, 2019

» Registration deadline – Friday, January 11, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.

» Singing River Hospital pre-medical evaluation & team meeting / media day – Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 5:30 a.m. for the participants that are signed up to train at 5:00 a.m. 6:30 a.m. for the participants that are signed up to train at 6:00 a.m. (at Singing River Hospital)

No eating or drinking after midnight January 14, 2019. If you take medication in the mornings please do take your medicine with water. No food… No coffee.. No liquids after midnight.

Singing River Hospital
2809 Denny Avenue
Pascagoula, MS 39581

Enter via hospital front lobby (visitor entrance)

» First day of training and pre-fitness test – Monday, January 21, 2019

» Post-fitness test – Wednesday, April 3, 2019 (at the training facility during selected training time)

» Singing River Hospital post-medical evaluation – Thursday, April 4, 2019 (at the training facility during selected training time)

» The Paul Lacoste Sports 5K – TBA

» Last day of training – Thursday, April 11, 2019

Rules (Mandatory):

We are fully committed to helping participants achieve his/her health goals. We want individuals that are going to sign-up and stay committed to completing the program.

» Financial buy-in$50.00
Participants must mail a $50.00 accountability check to Paul Lacoste Sports (PLS), P.O. Box 1998, Ridgeland, MS 39158. The accountability checks will NOT be deposited unless an individual fails to complete this program for any reason whatsoever. Accountability check will be returned to participants at the Paul Lacoste Sports 5K, upon the completion of the program. Applicants are not eligible for consideration into the program until his/her accountability check is received.

» Attendance (no more than 6 absences) – For any reason whatsoever, an individual cannot miss more than six training sessions. Missing more than six sessions for any reason means that individual’s accountability check will be deposited. There is a $100.00 fee added to the full amount for returned checks/insufficient funds/bad accountability checks.

» Attend the pre-medical and post-medical assessments

» Attend the pre-fitness and post-fitness tests

» Attend Paul Lacoste Sports 5K event

» Submit a one to two paragraph testimonial on why you should be selected to participate in the training program. – Please share your heart with us.

» ATTITUDE and EFFORT will be evaluated on a daily basis. – We reserve the right to remove an individual from the program & deposit his/her accountability check, if that individual lacks a positive attitude and/or good effort.

» By registering for the Paul Lacoste Sports Next Level Mississippi program and participating, you agree to all the terms and rules of this agreement.

Training Information:

Training Location

» Pascagoula High School football field and weight room

Training Days

» 4 days a week, Monday – Thursday

Training Times

» 5:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. or 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. Participants must commit to one time frame for the length of the program. Going back and forth between times isn’t allowed.

» If necessary (due to weather), make-up days will be on Fridays.