Foot Locker Cross Country South Regional

Event Date

Sat, Nov 29, 2014


Charlotte, NC

About This Activity

The Foot Locker Cross Country Championships South Regional is open to all
U.S. high school students (male and female, grades 9–12) who will have not
reached his/her 19th birthday before August 1, 2014. Runners compete in
the races as unattached individuals.
The state where a runner resides determines in which regional meet he/she
must participate. Runners must participate in the region to which their state
has been assigned. Boarding school students must compete in the region of
their school location. Non U.S. citizens who attend high school in the U.S.
and who meet the age requirement may compete. Home-schooled students
may compete in the region of their residence during the school year.

States Competing In The South Regional
Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana,
Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Puerto Rico, South Carolina,
Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia, U.S. Virgin Islands,
and U.S. citizens in Overseas Military Installations.

Age group Races
10 & Under boys and girls, 11 & 12 boys and girls will run 3000 meters.  PLEASE NOTE- 13 & 14 boys and girls will run 5000 meters. All runners will compete in the age group thatcorresponds with the age he or she will be on December 31, 2014. Although
girls and boys run together, medals and certificates will be awarded
separately on the victory stand.

PLEASE NOTE: Trophies will be awarded to the top 2 teams in each Age Group race, boys and girls, but you have to ENTER YOUR CLUB NAME on the entry form to be included in the team scoring.

Open Race and Masters Race
The Open race is for any runner 18-39 years old. The Masters race
is open to any runner forty years old and over. The age you are on the day of the race governs participation. We will combine both age groups in one race, but
the top twenty (20) male and (20) females in each division will receive medals.
Each entrant receives a T-shirt. Entry fee, entry instructions and check-in
information are the same as all other races. Please use the attached entry form.

Race Selection
There is no minimum qualifying time. Every high school runner of eligible
age is invited to participate in the Foot Locker Cross Country
Championships. Each individual should choose the race best suited to
his/her ability. Each runner will receive a participant T-shirt.

Confirmation of Entries
Go to to confirm your MAIL-IN entry.  Your credit card receipt is your confirmation if you registered on line. The final posting of entries will be Thursday night, November 27th at 8:00 p.m.
State Team Awards
Gold state team medals are awarded in each of the high school races. The
top five finishers from each state constitutes a team.

• The top thirty (30) finishers in all high school races are awarded medals.
• The first ten (10) finishers receive gold medals and are First Team All-South.
• The second ten (10) finishers receive silver medals and are Second Team All-
• The third ten (10) finishers receive bronze medals and are Third Team All-South.
• The top twenty (20) men and women will receive medals in the Open race and
Masters race.
• The top thirty (30) finishers in the age group races receive medals

Each runner placing in the top thirty (30) in the age group races and each runner
in the top thirty (30) in the high school races will receive two (2) certificates,
one to keep and one to give to your school to display. These certificates will
indicate that these runners are on the Foot Locker All-South Team.

Participant’s Awards
Every runner in every race will receive a T-shirt and a meet program highlighting the previous 35 years of Foot Locker races, as well as a preview of this year's meet.

Coach’s Award
Every coach that enters seven (7) or more runners will receive a
complimentary T-shirt and a Foot Locker highlight video. Any coach that
enters twelve (12) or more runners in the meet will receive all of the above
awards as well as possible travel monies. This amount will be based on
distance traveled, total numbers, and on a first come basis. Please notify
Max Mayo by e-mail at if you are bringing at
least twelve (12) or more runners.

Distressed Runners
The health and safety of each competitor is our primary concern. Foot
Locker meet officials will act in the runner’s best interest. Interference by a
parent or coach will result in disqualification.

Meet Registration
All runners receive an official race T-shirt and meet program. Runners pick
up their race number, T-shirt and directions to the course on Friday,
November 28th, at the Crowne Plaza Executive Park between 8:00 a.m.–
8:00 p.m. Runners can also pick up their race packets at the race site
Saturday, November 29th after 7:00 a.m.

FLCCC Race Apparel
Official Foot Locker Cross Country Championships event product can be
purchased at the Crowne Plaza on Friday and at McAlpine Greenway Park
(the race site) on Saturday, November 29th

Event details and schedule

8:00 a.m. Race O & M Open Race and Masters Race
8:30 a.m. Race A Boys Freshman Race
9:00 a.m. Race B Boys Sophomore Race
9:30 a.m. Race C Girls Junior/Senior Race
10:00 a.m. Race D Girls Championship Race
10:40 a.m. Race E Boys Championship Race
11:10 a.m. Race F Girls Sophomore/Freshman Race
11:40 a.m. Race G Boys Senior Race
12:10 p.m. Race H Boys Junior Race
12:35 p.m. Race I Boys and Girls 13 & 14----NOTE change from last year
12:55 p.m. Race J 11-12 Girls and 11-12 Boys
1:15 p.m.   Race K 10 & under Girls and Boys----NOTE change from last year

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