Meet - USATF National Junior Olympic Cross Country Championships - December 10, 2016

Page last updated 12/8/2016 9:45 pm
Where
  • Veterans Park, Hoover, Alabama

Opening Ceremony - Venue Change

[Note: As of 12/8/2016 9:45 pm. This is an outdoor venue. Staging starts at 4:00 pm Central time, event begins at 5:00 pm.]

There's been a change in the venue location for our Opening Ceremony. The Opening Ceremony will be Friday December 9th at the Hoover Metropolitan Stadium, 100 Ben Chapman Dr, Hoover, AL 35244. The weather will be in the 40's so please dress appropriately. The Opening Ceremony will be videotaped and posted at USATF.TV. 

We will start staging athletes promptly at 4:00 pm so please get there on time. We are looking forward to having an outstanding XC Junior Olympic. Good luck to all and safe travels.

Dale Beard, USATF Alabama

Meet Information
  • Official meet information from USATF [Link]
  • USATF TV [Link]
  • Junior Olympic XC "Passport" [Linkas of 11/21/2016 8:52 pm
    • This is important information about the event.
  • Entry deadline for Alpha Crush: Friday, December 2nd, 8:00 pm 
  • Opening Ceremonies
    • Hoover Metropolitan Stadium, 100 Ben Chapman Dr, Hoover, AL 35244
    • Athletes begin staging at 4:00 pm Central
    • It is recommended that Alpha Crush athletes attend the opening ceremonies. Athletes are staged by region, paraded into the venue and sit in a special area for the ceremony. The ceremony does not last long. Athletes should wear their Alpha Crush warm-up (at minimum, the warm-up jacket.)
  • Packet pickup by Coach Matthew
    • Embassy Suites Birmingham/Hoover, 2960 John Hawkins Pkwy, Birmingham, AL 35244
  • Meet parking
    • Spain Park High School, 4700 Jaguar Dr, Birmingham, AL 35242
  • Meet venue
    • Veterans Park, 4800 Valleydale Rd, Birmingham, AL 35242
Entry Count
as of 12/4/2016 11:12 am
Division Boys Girls Total
8 & under 248 208 456
9-10 340 301 641
11-12 407 399 806
13-14 446 392 838
15-18 353 161 514
Total 1794 1461 3255

Notes
  • Alpha Crush Team A/B/C composition [Download] [Viewas of 12/8/2016 9:45 pm
  • Official Alpha Crush meet entries [Download] [Viewas of 12/2/2016 6:58 pm
    • The source of the data is Athletic.net, the official meet entry site
    • You are not entered into the meet if your name is not on the Athletic.net list or if your name has strike-through
    • You are entered into the meet if your name is on the Athletic.net list and your name is not strike-through
  • Performance List [Download] [Viewas of 12/4/2016 11:12 am
    • The source of the data is Athletic.net, the official meet entry site
    • List of entrants ordered by qualifying time
  • Information regarding The Competitive Season - Cross Country 2016
  • Athletes must wear their Alpha Crush singlet for championship meets. If they do not, they will not be eligible for team scoring (USATF Rule 255).
Awards
  • Individual awards will be given to the top 25 individuals in each individual event. 
  • Team awards will be given to the top 3 teams for boys and girls in each age division. 
  • The awards ceremony will be held at Veterans Park an 45 minutes after each race.
Schedule
Athlete check-in begins 30 minutes before scheduled starting time.
  • 9:00 am 7-8 Girls 2k
  • 9:30 am 7-8 Boys 2k
  • 10:00 am 9‐10 Girls 3k
  • 10:30 am 9‐10 Boys 3k
  • 11:00 pm 11‐12 Girls 3k
  • 11:30 pm 11‐12 Boys 3k
  • 12:00 pm 13‐14 Girls 4k
  • 12:30 pm 13‐14 Boys 4k
  • 1:00 pm 15‐18 Girls 5k
  • 1:30 pm 15‐18 Boys 5k