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11/16/2019 - Association State Meet @ Western Oregon University
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11/23/2019 - Region 13 Meet @ Lane Community College
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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 5 teams from each age group). A maximum of 8 members on a team and of those 5 will be scored. To qualify for Nationals, an athlete must finish in the top 30 of their individual race or be on one of the top 3 teams of their age group at the Regional Meet.
Races at meets are divided by sex and birth date. Teams require 5-7 kids of the same gender in the same age group.
Race Distances for XC by Age Group