Youth XC Information and Course Maps

THE 2018 CONNECTICUT USATF JUNIOR OLYMPIC XC CHAMPIONSHIPS

Sunday, November 10 , 2019

White Memorial Foundation & Conservation Center, Litchfield

Hosted by the Litchfield Track Club and sanctioned by the USATF (Sanction # 18-05-106)

Time:  Number pick-up starting at 8:00am at the Activity Shed. Course will be open for individual walks at this time. 2k,3k,4k and 5k maps available. Adult 5k race at 9:am.

ENTRY PROCEDURE & FEES:  Entry is ONLINE ONLY at athletic.net for $8.00.  Complete all information on the online form.  No entries day of meet!

ENTRIES OPEN:  SEPTEMBER 14, 2019 AT 8:44PM

ENTRIES CLOSE:  NOVEMBER 5, 2019 AT 11:59PM

USATF:  All competitors must have a current USATF membership. This must be done online  at www.usatf.org  before registering for the meet on athletic.net . You also need to verify the proof of birth by contacting the Connecticut membership chairman at  203-392-6813 (fax) or scan to jwbarber0917@sbcglobal.net. DEADLINE TO VERIFY BIRTHDATE IS NOVEMBER 1, 2019 AT MIDNIGHT!

PARKING:  All parking will be in the Sawmill Field behind the starting line. No parking on roads or trails. No exceptions. Parking at the Activity Shed for officials only!

RACE SCHEDULE:  Races begin at  10:00 am in the following order:

8 & Under  GIRLS…………2011+……..10:00…..2k……(8:49) Barbara Mallory, Unatt. (’16)

8 & Under  BOYS………….2011+……..10:30…..2k…….(7:39) Samuel Duffy, Litchfield TC (’16)

9-10 GIRLS..………………2009-10……11:00……3k……(11:49) Danae Rivers, New Haven (’08)

9-10 BOYS..………………2009-10……11:30…..3k……(10:50) Kirian Haug, New Haven (’12)

                                                                                              Azaan  Dawson,  New Haven (’13)

11-12  GIRLS………………2007-08……12:00…..3k……(10:43 Angela Saidman, Wilton (’13)

11-12  BOYS……………….2007-08……12:30…..3k……(10:05) Matthew Remigino, Litchfield TC  (’12)

13-14  GIRLS………………2005-06       1:00…..4k……(15:32) Sabrina Olsen, Litchfield TC (’10)

13-14 BOYS……………….2005-06…….1:30…..4k……(13:37)  Brendan Murray, Unatt. (’14)

                                                                                              Robert Cozean, Litchfield TC (’16)

15-16 GIRLS……………….2003-04…….2:00…..5k……(18:06) Kerri Lyons, Club CT. (’03)

17-18 GIRLS……………….2001-02…….2:00……5k…..(17:18) Samantha Glass, Litchfield TC (’13)

15-16 BOYS………………..2003-04…….2:30……5k…..(15:15) Brendan Murray, Unatt. (’16)

17-18 BOYS ……………….2001-02…….2:30…….5k….(15:08) Daniel Schumacher, Unatt. (’14)

AWARDS:  Medals given in each race to the top ten finishers. TOP 30 INDIVIDUALS AND TOP FIVE TEAMS ADVANCE TO THE REGION 1 MEET at Bethpage, Long Island , on November 24, 2019. TOP 30 INDIVIDUALS AND TOP 5 TEAMS ADVANCE TO THE NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS in  Madison, Wisconsin on December 14, 2019

NOTE:  IN THE 8 & UNDER DIVISION, ONLY 7 AND 8 YEAR OLDS CAN ADVANCE TO THE NATIONALS IN  RENO, NEVADA. SUB-7 YEAR OLDS CANNOT ADVANCE.

COURSES:  All four courses are run over trails. The 2k has one small hill at the 1k mark. The 3k is flat with one hill near the end. The 4k and 5k have a hill at the 1.5 mile mark with an elevation of 134’. Leaves, roots, deer, tree squeeks, and possible puddles or snow will be encountered. COURSE MAPS CAN BE SEEN AT www.usatf/ct.org.

STUFF:  Long-sleeve shirts for sale in the Activity Shed.  

DIRECTIONS:  WMF is off route 202 between Litchfield and Bantam via Route 8 North to exit 42. Route 118 to Litchfield and Route 202. WMF 2 miles on left.

See link below for more information:

USATF Connecticut Association Junior Olympic Cross Country Championship – Cross Country Meet

Youth Junior Olympic Course Maps for cross country can be found below based on location.

Litchfield: White Memorial Foundation & Conservation Center Course Maps
White Memorial 2k
White Memorial 3k
White Memorial 4k
White Memorial 5k