Harrisburg Running Club

Harrisburg Runners

2018 Registration Dates

  • July 9 through September 14
  • Open to the first 50 runners

Registration Requirements

  • $40 Uniform Fee (if participant needs a uniform; uniform fee will not be collected at registration)
  • Copy of Certified Birth Certificate
  • Registration Fee: $110
  • Registration Form

Age Divisions

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

Age Categories

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

Fees

  • $110 registration fee per participant: Includes a membership with United States of America Track and Field (USATF)  Jr. Olympics and the entry fee to three regular meets and the State meet.
  • Any athlete that advances beyond State will be responsible for any travel expenses and entry fees.

Practices

  • First practice: Sunday, August 26

Practices will be held on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. and Sundays from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday practice is at Pharr Mill Park, Wednesday is at Harrisburg Park and Sunday practices are at Frank Liske Park in Concord.

Coaches

If you are interested in coaching, please visit the Harrisburg Parks and Recreation Office. You will be required to fill out the coach’s application, background check form and code of conduct. All coaches will be issued a coach’s badge that must be worn at all practices and meets. Running experience is not necessary for all positions.

Tentative Schedule

  • Sunday, September 23, 2018 - In-house meet at Frank Liske Park, 2 p.m. start
  • Saturday, October 6, 2018 - Candy Corn 5 Kilometers in Concord
  • Saturday, October 20, 2018 - USA Southeast M.S. and Age Group Champ. Keeley Park, Greensboro
  • Saturday, October 27, 2018 - Halloween Dash with Hurley Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) Warriors, Salisbury
  • Sunday, November 4, 2018 - Middle School and Age Group Cross Country Meet at Hagan Stone Park
  • Sunday, November 18th, 2018 - North Carolina State Jr. Olympic Cross Country Championship, Hagan Stone Park
  • Saturday, December 8th, 2018 - USATF National Championship in Reno, Nevada (only if you qualify)

Running Events (Depending on Interest & Athletic Ability)

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

Running Coordinators

Additional Information