USATF.tv
NationWide

Event Listing

Event Logo 2018 USATF Region 1 Junior Olympic Cross Country Championships
Sunday, November 18, 2018 - Sunday, November 18, 2018
Van Cortlandt Park
Bronx, NY
On-Time Entry Deadline: 11/13/2018 12:00:00 AM
Late Entry Deadline: 11/13/2018 12:00:00 AM

NEWS
  • 11/17/18 (8:15am). The meet has been moved to Van Cortlandt Park in Bronx, NY.  The updated meet details can be found below.
  • Due to the severe storm that hit the Wappinger Falls area and course and facility conditions that are projected to be unsafe for the athletes and specators the meet will not be held at Bowdian Park on Sunday.  We are currently exploring the option of moving the meet to Van Cortlandt Park in Bronx, NY.  We will update this page and send information out via email (to email addresses on file of the those entered in the meet) and via the USATF New York social media outlets (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram).
ELIGIBILITY
Only athletes/teams who qualified for this championship at the Adirondack, Connecticut, Long Island, Maine, New England  or New York Association Championships are eligible to enter and compete in this event.
  • Individuals: Current USATF membership is required to compete.  Proof of Birth (copy of birth certificate, passport, certified baptismal record, driver’s license, or U.S. government identification) is required and must be submitted prior to registration and participation.
  • Teams: Only registered USATF member clubs may enter a team.  All athletes representing the club must be affiliated with that club as part of their USATF membership.  To enter a team, a club must complete the team entry/declaration process during online registrations.  Only athletes listed on the team declaration roster will be eligible to represent the club at the Association, Regional or National championships. 
SCHEDULE/COURSE MAPS
Divisions Distance Time
8 & under (born 2010+) 2 km
course map
Girls - 11:30am
Boys - 11:50am
9-10  (born 2008-2009) 3 km
course map
Girls - 12:10pm
Boys - 12:35pm
11-12 (born 2006-2007)
3 km
Girls - 1:00pm
Boys - 1:25pm
13-14 (born 2004-2005) 4 km
course map
Girls - 1:50pm
Boys - 2:15pm
15-16 (born 2002–2003)
17-18 (born 2000-2001)
5 km
course map
Girls - 2:40pm
Boys - 3:05pm

COURSE WALKS
There will be guided course walks:
  • Saturday, November 17 at 3:00pm . Meet at the Tortoise and Hare statue across from 6087 Broadway.
  • Sunday, November 18 at 9:45pm.  Meet at the finish line.
TEAM SCORING
8 athletes on the team entry/declaration form may be declared as scoring athletes.  The top 5 finishers among the declared runners will score. 
 
COMPETITION BIB NUMBERS
All competitors must wear their assigned bib numbers during competition, chest-high on the front of their jerseys.  

EVENT RESULTS
During competition, event results will be posted on the timing vehicle.  In addition, event results will be posted at Newyork.usatf.org
 
AWARDS
USATF Junior Olympic medals will be awarded to the top 30 individuals in each age division. The top 5 teams will receive team medals.
 
ADVANCEMENTS TO NATIONALS
The top 30 individuals and top 5 teams in each age division will advance from the USATF Region 1 Championships to the National Championships, held on Saturday, December 8th in Reno, NV.
 
ENTRY FEES & DEADLINES
On-Time Deadline: Must be completed by 11/13/18 (11:59 PM)
Fee$15 per athlete.
Entry Form: ENTER HERE   (entry system will open on Nov. 12)
ONLY ONLINE ENTRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED.
 
VENUE RULES
  • When leaving the park please collect all belongings and place trash in the garbage bins.
  • TENTS: Tents are only permitted on the wooded side of the finishing straight away. There is no tents allowed on the grass. There are no stakes allowed to hold tents down
HOUSING
Ramada Inn
542 Route 9
Fishkill, NY 12524
$89/night (includes Breakfast)
Reservations: call 845-896-6281 and mention code RE!XCC when making your reservations.

CONTACT
John Padula   718-809-4915 

DIRECTIONS & PARKING
Parking: There is parking at the Van Cortland Park golf course. There is also limited parking on the street. Please do not double park. You will be ticketed. 

Directions:  Use address 6087 Broadway Bronx, NY for directions