Harrisburg Running Club

2016 FALL CROSS COUNTRY RUNNING:

REGISTRATION DATES:

  •  July 18th - September 3rd. Open to the first 50 runners.

REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Registration Form
  • Copy of Certified Birth Certificate
  • Registration Fee - $100
  •  $35 Uniform Fee (if participant needs a uniform; uniform fee will not be collected at registration)

AGE DIVISIONS:

   This program is open to ages 7 – 18. A child’s age will be determined by their age on or before December 31, 2015.

  • Sub Bantam - Ages 8 and under
  • Bantam - Ages 9 & 10
  • Midget - Ages 11 & 12
  • Youth - Ages 13 & 14
  • Intermediate - Ages 15 & 16
  • Young Men & Women - Ages 17 & 18

FEES:

  • $100.00 registration fee per participant: Includes a membership with USA Track & Field Jr. Olympics, and the entry fee to three regular meets and the State meet.
  •  Any athlete that advances beyond State’s will be responsible for any travel expenses and entry fees.

PRACTICES:

  • Practice will start the end of August.
  • Practices will be held on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:00pm-7:15pm and Sundays from 3:00pm-4:30pm.
  • Monday practice is at Pharr Mill, Wednesday is at Harrisburg Park and Sunday practices are at Frank Liske Park in Concord.

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:

  • September 25, 2016    In house meet at Frank Liske Park
  • October 2016 TBD       Possibly in Gastonia, NC or Crooked Creek, SC
  • November 6, 2016       Middle School & Age Group Cross Country Meet at Hagan Stone Park
  • November 20, 2016     NC State Jr. Olympic Cross Country Championship Hagan Stone Park
  • December 10, 2016     USATF National Championship in San Francisco, CA (Only if you qualify)

                                   Additional optional meets may be added as the season progresses.


RUNNING EVENTS (depending on interest and athletic ability)

  • 8 and under                       2k (1.2 miles)
  •  9 to 10                              3k (1.8 miles)
  • 11 to 12                             3k (1.8 miles)
  • 13 to 14                             4k (2.5 miles)
  • 15 to 16                             5k (3.1 miles)
  • 17 to 18                             5k (3.1 miles)

 


RUNNING COORDINATORS:


Running registration must be done in person at the Parks and Recreation Office and requires a copy of the child's birth certificate
AGES 7-18 yr old   (Age as of December 31, of the current year)

 

For the full information sheet for the Harrisburg Runners please click here.