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Foot Locker Cross Country Midwest Regional

Saturday, November 29, 2014
University of Wisconsin - Parkside 4000 Petrifying Springs Road KenoshaWI  53144
Saturday, November 29, 2014
University of Wisconsin - Parkside 4000 Petrifying Springs Road KenoshaWI  53144

About This Activity

The high school division of the  Foot Locker Cross Country Championships Midwest Regional is open to U.S. high school students (male and female, grades 9-12) who will have not reached his/her 19th birthday before August 1, 2014. Runners compete in the races as unattached individuals. There is an open division for younger and older runners who are not in high school.

The state where a runner resides determines in which regional meet he/she must participate. Runners must participate in the region to which their state has been assigned. Boarding school students must compete in the region of their school location. Non U.S. citizens who attend high school in the U.S. and who meet the age requirement may compete. Home-schooled students may compete in the region of their residence during the school year.

States Competing in the Midwest Regional

Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin, and U.S. citizens in Overseas Military Installations.

Race Course Information

The course is 5000 meters and consists of grass and dirt paths. Spikes are permitted. School uniforms are not allowed.  Course is open until dark on Thursday, November 27th and Friday, November 28th. The course is closed for warm-ups on Saturday, November 29th.

States Competing in the Midwest Regional

Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin, and U.S. citizens in Overseas Military Installations.

Event details and schedule

10:00 a.m. Freshman/Sophomore Boys
10:40 a.m. Girls Seeded
11:25 a.m. Boys Seeded
12:05 p.m. Freshman/Sophomore Girls
12:45 p.m. Junior/Senior Boys
1:20 p.m.  Open Race
1:45 p.m.  YOUTH CHAMPIONSHIP – 3K

Boys Seeded Race

• Qualification for the Boys Seeded race is determined by the runner’s previous best time.

• Junior and Senior boys who have run faster than 16:20 may consider running in the seeded race.

• Freshman and Sophomore boys who have run faster than the 16:20 qualifying time have the option of competing in the Seeded Race or Freshman/Sophomore race.

• Show up for the race you choose to run.

• You do not need to inform officials of your choice prior to the run.

Girls Seeded Race and Girls Freshman/Sophomore Race

• All Junior and Senior girls must compete in the Girls Seeded race.

• Freshman and Sophomore girls have the option of competing in the Seeded Race or the Freshman/Sophomore race.

• Show up for the race you choose to run.

• You do not need to inform officials of your choice prior to the run.

Boys Freshman/Sophomore Race

All Freshman and Sophomore boys who do not qualify for the Boys Seeded race compete in the Boys Freshman/Sophomore race.

Boys Junior/Senior Race

All Junior and Senior boys who do not qualify for the Boys Seeded race compete in the Boys Junior/Senior race.

Youth Championship

Runners in 8th grade and under can run in the Youth Championship
3000m Race. Medals to the top 15 individuals and top 3 boys and
girls teams will be awarded. Five or more runners make a team.
Note team name on entry blank.

Individual Medals

The top twenty-four (24) finishers in all high school races are awarded medals. The top 15 individual boys and girls in the Youth Race receive medals. The top ten male and female finishers in the Open Raace Open and Masters divisions are awarded medals.

Participant’s Awards

Every runner in every race will receive a T-shirt and a meet program highlighting the previous 35 years of Foot Locker races, as well as previewing this year’s race.

State Team Awards

The top five (5) individual male and female finishers from every state in the boys and girls’ seeded races constitute that state’s “team.” Each individual on the first five (5) state teams is awarded a medal. The scoring system will be based on total points (non displacement).

Parent/Coach Award and Discount

Every parent or coach who submits ten (10) or more entries together will receive a complimentary race jacket. The entries that you submit will be charged $15.00 per entry, provided that we receive your entries before the November 20th deadline.

Open Race

This 5000 meter race is open to runners in the following divisions: Junior High (grades 6-8), Open (ages 18-39), and Masters (ages 40 and over). Each entrant will receive a T-shirt. High school runners may not run in the Open Race. The top ten (10) female and male runners in each division will receive a medal.

Distressed Runners

The health and safety of each competitor is our primary concern. Foot Locker meet officials will act in the runner’s best interest. Interference by a parent or coach could result in disqualification.

FLCCC Race Apparel

Official Foot Locker Cross Country Championships event product can be purchased at the hotel on Friday or at the race site, University of Wisconsin-Parkside, on Saturday, November 29th.

Map & Direction

Saturday, November 29, 2014
University of Wisconsin - Parkside 4000 Petrifying Springs Road KenoshaWI  53144
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