USTFCCCA Meet Announcements

to submit a meet announcement, please send to Tom Lewis, tom@ustfccca.org

MEET OPENINGS — Ohio State (Jesse Owens Classic)

The Ohio State University Jesse Owens Track & Field Classic

The 31st edition of the Jesse Owens Track and Field Classic will occur on April 2223, 2016.

In 2015, 67 teams and clubs and 950 athletes competed at the 10,000 seat Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium.

 

Days: Friday, April 22, 2:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.; Saturday, April 23, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Venue: Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium
Meet Information: http://www.ohiostatebuckeyes.com/sports/m-track/JO-Classic/welcome.html
Live Stats: www.finishtiming.com 

 

$325 Entry fee per team per gender. $25 entry fee per individual. $100 entry fee per relay.

 

Entry deadline: Tuesday, April 19 at 7pm NO EXCEPTIONS!

Post-collegiate and Unattached entries are permitted, but must have met the entry standards.

No high school athletes or high school club athletes are allowed to enter this meet.

 

Marks from the 2015 and 2016 seasons only may be used for entry.

 

All entries and fees will be accomplished on http://www.directathletics.com/

No payments at the meet accepted!

 

Please contact Meet Director Fred Barends at barends.1@osu.edu for more details and to let OSU know of your intent to compete.

MEET OPENINGS — Ohio State (2016 Indoor Meets)

The Ohio State University will host home indoor collegiate meets on the following dates:

 

Friday, January 84 pm

Friday, January 294 pm

Friday, February 194 pm – There will be entry standards for all events at this meet.

 

All entries and fees will be accomplished on http://www.directathletics.com/

 

These are not all-comer’s meets and are not open to high school athletes.

– All non-division I teams and individuals must receive permission to be in these meets.

– Permission granted by e-mail from Fred Barends

***All entries accepted at the discretion of the meet director***

 

The five year old 200 meter track is a 6 lane Beynon Sports floor with an eight lane straight.

The two long/triple runways and pole vault runway are the same surface as the track.

High jump is on the turf. Two wooden throwing rings for the shot put and weight throw events.

Weigh-ins will be finished by 3:45 for the shot put and weight throw.

 

Please contact Meet Director Fred Barends at barends.1@osu.edu for more details and to let OSU know of your intent to compete.

 

Information will be on the OSU web page:

 

http://www.ohiostatebuckeyes.com/sports/m-track/spec-rel/meet-info.html

 

MEET OPENING — Palmetto State Festival

Columbia International University and Strictly Running will host the Palmetto State Cross Country Festival on Saturday, September 5th, 2015.The meet will provide an excellent opportunity for all levels of competition on a true and enjoyable cross country course to start your season.

The course is a variation of grass fields and wooded trails. The course provides some rolling hills and wide trails, great for competition!

Start Times:
7:30am – Open Race 5k
$30 early registration, $35 late registration

8:30am – High School Girl’s 5k
9:15am – High School Boy’s 5k

10:00am – College Women’s 5k
10:45pm – College Men’s 5k

College/High School Registration
– $100 per gender or $200 per school
There is no limit to the number of entrants per
school.

Meet Information:
www.strictlyrunning.com/images/15palmettoXC.pdf

Race Director:
Coach Jud Brooker
Head Cross Country Coach
803-807-5250
jbrooker@ciu.edu

MEET OPENINGS — USC Upstate

We will host two meet at the Milliken facility, 100% grass course

 

Friday Sept 4th– Eye Opener Meet     6:30pm– Women’s 5k    7:10pm– Men’s 8k

 

Saturday Oct 3rd– Upstate Invite     9am– Women’s 5k     9:45am– Men’s 8k

 

Meet info: http://static.psbin.com/3/n/dlvqldbk37iooa/USC_Upstate_Home_XC_Meet_Information_2015.pdf

 

5k Course Map: http://static.psbin.com/f/w/kdz5ch10jb1l79/Milliken_5K_Course.pdf

8k Course Map: http://static.psbin.com/h/j/uddd1wydpmx41h/Milliken_8K_Course.pdf

 

Please contact: Carson Blackwelder, cblackwelder@uscupstate.ed , 864-205-9371 if you have questions

 

Thank you,

 

Carson Blackwelder

USC Upstate- Athletics

Associate Head Track/XC Coach

cblackwelder@uscupstate.edu

864-205-9371

 

MEET OPENING — Muskegon CC

Jayhawk Cross Country Invitational

Friday, October 16, 2015

Time:                 Men – 1:30 pm 8K (triple loop)
Women – 2:15 pm 5K (double loop)

 

Location:          University Park Golf Course, 2100 Marquette Ave., Muskegon, MI  49442                

 

Cost:                   $100.00 per team (unlimited)

$200.00 for both men & women
$10.00 for an unattached runner

 

Contact:            Dan Fishel @ 231-740-1071

 

Entries:              www.athletic.net

 

Deadline:                    Friday, October 9, 2015

Email questions to Dan Fishel @ dfishel@mpsk12.net

 

Send checks payable to:
MCC Cross Country
Attn:  Athletics

221 S. Quarterline Rd.

Muskegon, MI  49442

MEET OPENING — Maryville (Mo.)

Maryville University Cross Country Open @ Six Flags

Saturday, September 19th, 2015

Six flags has offered a discounted price of $25.00 per person for all athletes, coaches, spectators, family, and friends to get into the theme park to enjoy the rides and attractions. This may be a great way for you to have a fun team experience for your student-athletes in coordination with a competition. If you want to race in the meet, but are not interested in entering the park there is no obligation to purchase tickets. If you are interested in attending please let Coach Kaufman so that we can make sure that we send more information and updates to you. It is possible that we limit the number of teams this initial year to keep the meet manageable if we have a lot of interest.

Race Starting Times:                       Men                                                      8k                           8:15 am

Women                                                5k                           9:00 am

 

Address:                              Six Flags

4900 Six Flags Rd,

Eureka, MO 63025.

215 Valley Park Rd

Directions:                          https://www.sixflags.com/stlouis/plan-your-visit/directions

 

Course:                                The Course is run around a field outside of the park in 2k and 3k loops.

 

Entry Fee:                           $150/ Team checks should be made out to Maryville University

$300 for both a men’s and a women’s team $30 for unattached athletes

*Maryville Alumni race for free

 

Entries:                                 Due by Noon on Thursday September 17th, 2015

 

Restrooms:                         Port-a-potties will be located on site

 

Awards:                               Top 10 will receive shirts

 

Parking:                                Spectators & unattached runners will be charged $15/ car.

 

Trainer:                                Maryville will provide an athletic trainer on site

 

Six Flags Park Entry:        Tickets into the park can be purchased for $25 a ticket (Normal ticket price is 59.00/ ticket). There will be a limited number of tickets for purchase on Race Day ($30). Please email Coach Kaufman with how many tickets you would like to order. Ticket orders are due by Noon on Thursday September 17th, 2015 and will be paid for on race day with team registration. There is no requirement to purchase tickets to enter the meet.

 

Race Director:                    Micky Kaufman

314-529-6836

mkaufman@maryville.edu

 

MEET OPENING — West Georgia

2015 UWG Wolves Cross Country Invitational

Friday, September 11th, 2015

UWG Athletic Complex

Carrollton, Georgia

Collegiate Women’s 5k Race: 5:30 pm EST

Collegiate Men’s 8k Race: 6:00 pm EST

Course: Great 5k course that starts out and finishes in a large open field will rolling hills loops into a straight section of loose earth and grass.   8k course contains running trails along with the open field.

 Entry Fee: $75 per team or both teams (Men & Women $150) $20 per individual.  Please make checks payable to UWG Athletics Foundation

Entry: Please register your rosters online at The Perfect Timing Group:  at meetentry.com

Entry Deadline: September 9, 2015

Awards: Trophies to the top Men’s and Women’s Team/ Individual awards to the top 10 finishers.

Parking: Parking will be located in the lot just above the start and finish line.

Restrooms: Portable toilets will be made available

Packet pick-up:  Starts at 4:30 pm on Friday 9/11 at the tent across from the finish line.

Questions: Contact Coach Tim Brooks

Email: tbrooks@westga.edu   Phone: 678-839-6533 FAX: 678-839-6538

MEET OPENING — Armory Track Invitational

The Armory welcomes all college track & field programs to attend our 16th annual festival of track & field in New York City, The Armory Track Invitational.

Where: New Balance Track & Field Center at The Armory

When: Friday & Saturday February 5–6, 2016 

We will contest all the standard NCAA indoor events along with the 500, 1000, 4×200 and 4×800. The meet is team scored. USATF and NFHS sanctioned. The 2016 meet will have a two-hour broadcast window on the NBC Sports Network on Saturday afternoon February 6th. This window will include several combined professional/college events along with college finals and junior races.

 

Please contact Meet Director Jack Pfeifer at jpfeifer@armorytrack.com or Alicia York at alicia@armorytrack.com for more details.
The link to DirectAthletics for entry purposes will be included at a later date.