Oregon Association Youth Cross Country



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2014 USATF Oregon JO Cross Country Championships Info

Schedule




Revisied Sept. 3rd, 2014

September 20th     NW Classic  Lane CC Eugene Oregon                      Info Link
September 27th     Raptors Track Club Milwaukie, OR                            Info Link
September 27th:    Nike Pre Nationals Portland Meadows                       Info Link
October 4th:           Newberg Champoeg Invitational Champoeg Or        Info Link
October 11th:         USATF Meet hosted by EVTC, Eugene Or               Info Link
October 17th:         McMinnville Middle School Invite, McMinnville Or     Info Link
October 19th:         PDXC, Fernhill Park                                                 Info Link
October 26th:         PDXC, Middle School State Meet                             Info Link
October 25th:         Open
November 8th:    ** USATF JO State Meet, Western Oregon University  Info Link

** Requires online reigstration

Developmental Meets Sept. 20 - Oct. 25th
Registration is simple as each athlete pays $5.00 and then is able to select his/her events at that time.



 


Association State Meet Course Maps

Western Oregon University has a beautiful course. It is located on the westside of the gym just past the baseball field


Ash Creek 2K Course
 
Ash Creek 3K Course

Ash Creek 4K Course

 Ash Creek 5K Course 







Meet & Team Information

There are a series of developmental meets offered in September & October. This year some of the meets will be held on Sunday (PDXC Running Series) The State Junior Olympic State Meet is open to any USATF member and all athletes are encouraged to participate, no qualifying standard is needed to compete in this meet. The Regional and National Meets are available to those who qualify from the preceding meet. Qualifiers may be as individuals or age group teams (see age group section). To qualify for the Regional JO Meet and athlete must finish in the top 35 of their individual race at the State JO Meet or a member of a qualifying team from the State Meet (top 3 teams from each age group). A maximum of 7 members on a team and of those 5 will be scored. To qualify for Nationals, an athlete must finish in the top 20 of their individual race or be on one of the top 3 teams of their age group at the Regional Meet.
 

Age Groups

Races at meets are divided by sex and birth date. Teams require 5-7 kids of the same gender in the same age group.
 

2014 Age Groups

Race Distances for XC by Age Group