Meet Information

2017 Maroon Tide Invitational Cross Country Schedule

2:30-3:30pm PACKET PICK-UP at the Finish Line area
3:45 pm MIDDLE SCHOOL RACE (2.0miles) Boys/Girls run together (6th, 7th & 8th Grade)
4:15 pm GIRLS VARSITY RACE (3.1 miles) (Top 7 runners only)
5:00 pm BOYS VARSITY RACE (3.1 miles)(Top 7 runners only)
5:30 pm JV BOYS & GIRLS RACE (3.1miles) / Unlimited entries for Grades 9-12 that are not your teams Top 7 Runners)
6:15 pm AWARDS CEREMONY - at the Field behind finish line area

Chip Timing will be used for all races
There will be a $25 charge for each lost chip. Checks payable to Knights Booster Foundation.

ALL ENTRIES WILL BE DONE ONLINE AND MUST BE SUBMITTED BY SUNDAY SEPT. 17 at 6:00pm on www.MILESTAT.COM - Click on the online entry link on the Maroon Tide Cross Country Invitational to enter your team

For additional Information:

SANCTIONED: The meet is sanctioned for all Virginia, North Carolina, and West Va. high schools

ENTRY FEES: VARSITY TEAMS: $50.00 per team Boys or Girls or $100.00 for both teams. (a team consists of 5 runners)
MIDDLE SCHOOL: $30.00 covers both Boys & Girls teams (a team consists of 5 runners)
Teams will be allowed unlimited athletes in varsity, JV and middle school races. $10.00 per individual runner if No Team includes all Varsity, JV, and Middle School races

Check Payable to: Galax High School Cross Country

Mail checks to:
Galax High School
c/o Galax Cross Country
200 Maroon Tide Drive
Galax, VA 24333

AWARDS: Top 3 teams Boys & Girls varsity race- Top 15 individuals each race
Top 5 JV runners for both Boys & Girls race
Top 10 Middle School runners for both Boys & Girls race

T-SHIRTS: Commemorative race T-shirts will be for sale before and after the race. Concessions will also be available to all runners, parents, coaches

DIRECTIONS: Exit 14 from I-77 south at US58 Go west approx. 3/4 mile turn right on State Rd 707 go 1/4 mile and turn right into S.W. Va. Training center facility. Park buses in field beside starting line area facing the road.

COURSE: The 5K course is mostly grass with a downhill start and two upper loops with gentle slopes with two long downhill stretches in the middle of the race and a downhill finish.

Varsity (5K 3.1miles) COURSE Records
Nathan Brame Radford 15:39 2007
Hannah Moran Salem 18:25.4 2016

Middle School (2.0miles) Course Records:
Boys - Kristian Reynolds 10:54.8 Patrick Co. 2016
Girls - Morgan Dalton 12:23.3 George Wythe 2016