Event Listing

Event Logo 2015 USATF New York Association Junior Olympic Cross Country Championships
Saturday, November 7, 2015 - Thursday, June 1, 2017
Van Cortlandt Park
Bronx, NY
On-Time Entry Deadline: 11/5/2015 11:59:00 PM
Late Entry Deadline: 11/5/2015 11:59:00 PM

CHAMPIONSHIP MERCHANDISE - Championship merchandise is available on a pre-sale order basis only.  It will not be available on November 7 at the event.
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Packet Pickup 12:00pm
Age Division Distance Time
8 & Under (born 2007+) 2 km (1.24 miles) Girls & Boys - 1:20 pm
9 & 10 (born 2005-2006) 3 km (1.86 miles) Girls - 1:40 pm
Boys - 2:05 pm  
11 & 12 (born 2003-2004) 3 km (1.86 miles) Girls - 2:30 pm
Boys - 2:55 pm
13 & 14 (born 2001–2002) 4 km (2.48 miles) Girls & Boys - 3:20 pm
15 & 16 (born 1999–2000) 5 km (3.1 miles) Girls & Boys - 3:45 pm
17 & 18 (born 1997-1998) 5 km (3.1 miles) Girls & Boys - 3:45 pm
Individuals: Current USATF membership is required to enter and 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.
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. 
Deadline: all entries must be finalized by 11/05/2015 11:59pm
Entry FormClick here to enter    ONLY ONLINE ENTRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED.
Fees: Individual Entries: $10.00 per athlete.      Team Entries: No additional charge  

Online entry notes:
  • The online entry system accepts most credit cards, however USATF prefers VISA.
  • Valid 2015 USATF Membership and Proof of Birth is required to process each entry.  Before registration, please ensure that the membership chair has received a copy of the athlete’s Proof of Birth (copy of birth certificate, passport, certified baptismal record, driver’s license or U.S. government identification). See Rule 300.1 (i) for further explanation.  Send proof of birth via email to the USATF Membership Chair
  • Please validate data within for accuracy prior to submitting entry.  An instructional video on the online registration process may viewed here.
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 near the finish line.  
EVENT RESULTS: During competition, event results will be posted on the white timing van.  In addition, event results will be posted at .
AWARDS: USATF Junior Olympic medals will be awarded to the top 15 individuals in each age division. The top ten individuals and the winning team will receive USATF New York knit hats. 
TRAVEL GRANTS: The top three teams in each age group will receive travel grants to attend USATF regionals in Massachusetts or Nationals in New Mexico. 1st place team $250 2nd $150 and 3rd $100
From Association to Regionals - Top 30 individuals and top 5 teams in each age group will advance to the Regional Championships. The Regional Championships will be held in Smithfield Rhode Island 

The National championship on Saturday, December 12th in Albuquerque, NM. Information is available at here

CONTACT:  John Padula 718-809-4915 or email