Speedster Cross Country Classic I


Event Date

Sun, Oct 2, 2016


Austin, TX

About This Activity

Youth cross country meet for ages 3 to 18.  Athletes will compete in 2 year age groups.  Boys and Girls run in separate races (unless number of competeing athletes justify combining races)  awards would still be given based on gender and age.   Age based on the athlete's age on the day of the meet.

Electronic (FAT) timing will be used to time and score athletes.

Distance of race will depend on age. Ages 3-6 (1K)*; Ages 7-8 (2K); 9-12 (3k); 13-18 (4K)

    * Designated race officials will run with & guide athletes in the 3-6 age divisions.

Girls in each age division will race first and the boys in that division will follow.

Race Times: 9:00 am (Ages 3-4); 9:30 am (Ages 5-6); 10:00 am (Ages 7-8); 10:30 am (Ages 9-10); 11:30 am (Ages 11-12); 12:00 pm (Ages 13-14); 1:00 pm (Ages 15-18)

Medals for top three finishers in each age group and gender.  Ribbons awarded to all participants.

Team awards for top two teams in each age group and gender.  Maximum runners on team is 7, with top 5 runners in team scored.  A club or team may enter multiple teams for scoring.

Races will be run on natural grass.

*Athletes should plan to be at the course at least 1/2 hour before start time for bib pick-up and warm-up.

Free admission for spectators (park fee is also waived).

**No refunds for cancellation due to weather.

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