Event Listing

Event Logo USATF New York Association Junior Olympic Cross Country Championships
Sunday, November 10, 2013 - Thursday, June 1, 2017
Van Cortlandt Park
Bronx, NY
On-Time Entry Deadline: 11/7/2013 11:59:59 PM
Late Entry Deadline: 11/7/2013 11:59:59 PM


Packet Pickup: 8:00am - all day
Course Walk:   9:00am
Coaches Meeting:  9:30am


Age Division




8 & Under (born 2005+)

2 km (1.24 miles)

Boys 10:00am    Girls  10:20am

9 & 10 (born 2003-2004)

3 km (1.86 miles)

Boys 10:40am    Girls  11:10am

11 & 12 (born 2001-2002)

3 km (1.86 miles)

Boys 11:40am    Girls  12:10pm

13 & 14 (born 1999–2000)

4 km (2.48 miles)

Boys 12:40pm    Girls   1:10pm

15 & 16 (born 1997–1998)

5 km (3.1 miles)

Boys  1:40pm    Girls    2:10pm

17 & 18 (born 1995-1996)

5 km (3.1 miles)

Boys  1:40pm    Girls    2:10pm



Individuals: Current USATF membership is required to compete.  Proof of Birth (copy of birth certificate, passport, certified baptismal record, driver’s license, or U.S. government identification) is required and must be submitted prior to registration and participation. Proof of Birth is required  by NOVEMBER 4, 2013.  Proof of date of birth should be emailed to Jam Shakwi before 11:59pm on  November 4.     See Rule 300.1 (i) for further explanation.


Teams: Only registered USATF member clubs may enter a team.  All athletes representing the club must be affiliated with that club as part of their USATF membership.  To enter a team, a club must complete the team entry/declaration process during online registrations.  Only athletes listed on the team declaration roster will be eligible to represent the club at the Association, Regional or National championships.   


TEAM SCORING: 8 athletes on the team entry/declaration form may be declared as scoring athletes.  The top 5 finishers among the declared runners will score. 


COMPETITION BIB NUMBERS: All competitors must wear their assigned bib numbers during competition, chest-high on the front of their jerseys.  Bib numbers will be distributed to athletes at packet pick-up on raceday, 8:00am-9:00am 


EVENT RESULTS: During competition, event results will be posted at the Finishline Area.  In addition, event results will be posted at on the USATF New York website


AWARDS: USATF Junior Olympic medals will be awarded to the top ten individuals in each age division.  Additional awards will be given to places 11-30. Winning Teams will receive an award, for all divisions.

ADVANCEMENTS: Top 30 individuals and top 5  teams in each age division will advance to the USATF Region 1 Championships to be held on November 24 at Bowdoin Park, Wappinger’s Falls, NY.  All advancements/entry for the USATF Region 1 Championships must be completed, paid for, and submitted online.  Online entries may be submitted by visiting   

The National Championships will be held on Saturday, December 14 at the National Shooting Complex in San Antonio, Texas.  The top 30 athletes and 5 teams at the Region 1 Championships will qualify for the National Championships.  Information is available on the USATF website


On-Time Registration: Must be completed by 11/7/2013 at 11:59pm


Individual Entries: $8.00 per athlete.

Team Entries: No charge  

PAYMENTS: The online entry system accepts all major credit cards. 


DIRECTIONS & PARKING:Take the Major Deegan Expressway to Exit 11 (Van Cortlandt Park South) OR the Henry Hudson Parkway to Exit 23 (Broadway). The NYC Subway #1 Train to 242nd Street.