USA Track & Field - New England

USATF-New England
2002 Cross Country Schedule
As of September 3, 2002

Open events may require USATF membership - Always confirm entry info with directors

25  Mast Yard State Forest XC Race, 3 Miles, Hopkinton NH 10:00 a.m.
    Jeff Litchfield (603)746-6995 /

7   Hayseed Classic, The Farm, Tufts, Grafton MA 2pm

13  Boston University Collegiate Challenge, Franklin Park, pm

    New Jersey USATF 5K men and 8K women Championships, Dear Path Pk, Readington NJ
    USATF NJ (732)296-0006 /

21  Hill 'n' Harrier 5K, Goddard State Park, Greenwich RI, 8:30 am
    Greg Johnson, (401)884-7599
21  UMass Dartmouth Relays, Dartmouth MA
22  Amherst Rec Dept XC Meet, Freestyle Farm, Amherst NH  3K for youth,5K open.
    Discount for USATF members. George Bower

28  Codfish Bowl, Franklin Park, Boston MA 11 a.m.  Hosted by UMass Boston
    Dave Roberts, (617)287-7831
28  Tufts Jumbo Invitational, The Farm, Grafton MA 1pm

28  Manchester NH HS Invitational, Derryfield Park. (603)622-3111

NOTE: NO meet at Franklin Park on Oct 13

5   Bay State HS Invitational, Franklin Park, Boston
5   Thetford Woods Run HS Invitational, Thetford VT  See the Thetford Web Site
5   Murray Keatinge Invitational, U.Maine, Orono ME

6   Boston Parks & Rec/USATF-NE All-Comers Meet, Franklin Park, 9:30 am
    Hosted by Boston Parks/USATF. Youth 2K, Open 5K
    Enter day of meet only.  $3 adult/$.50 youth, (617)566-7600

    New Jersey USATF 8K men/5K women Championships, Dear Path Pk, Readington NJ
    USATF NJ (732)296-0006 /

11  New England Collegiate Championships, Women and Women, Franklin Park,
    Boston. 12 noon

12  Waterford Recreation/Stenger Farm 5K, Waterford CT.
    Open plus middle school 3K Kevin Grant (860)439-0222 /

13  NO MEET AT Franklin Park

13  Amherst Rec XC Meet, Freestyle Farm, Amherst NH. 5K open race, 6K steeplechase.
    George Bower

13  North Kingstown Rec Youth Races, 11 a.m. Ryan Park, off Rt 4, No. Kingstown RI.
    Age groups 8, 10, 12, 14 & under. 1500 meters age 12 & under, 2000m age 13-14.
    Medals top 3.

13  Gr.Boston TC Club Challange, Bradley Palmer Park, Ipswich MA. 10 a.m. 5k W, 8K M,
    Youth age 14 under races.  Tom Derderian (617)846-2902 /

13  Genesee Valley Harriers Invitational and USATF Niagara Champ's, Chili (Rochester) NY.
    Women's 5K 10:30 a.m., Men's 8K 11:15 a.m.  $5000 in individual and team prize money.
    Pete Glavin (716)242-9031, or the GVH Web Site

19  Brown HS Invitational, RI
19  Catholic Memorial HS Invitational, Franklin Park, Boston
19  New Hampshire Junior High School Championships, Londonderry

20  BPR/USATF-NE All-Comers 5K #2, Franklin Park, See Oct 6

26  New Hampshire HS Class Meets, Derryfield Park, Manchester
26  MASCAC Collegiate, Stanley Park, Westfield State Col, Westfield MA

27  *MAYOR'S CUP CROSS COUNTRY RACES , Presented by the B.A.A. and adidas.
    Franklin Park, Boston. Includes USATF East Region Champs and new all-comers 5K race.
    10:30 a.m. Youth races 1.1 miles for born 1988 and later, 5K Women, 8K Men
    (617) 566-7600 / Click for Entry info

TBA Long Island USATF Champs, 8K, Bethpage Park NY. (516)349-9157

TBA Providence Cobras Youth Invitational, Roger Williams Park (temple), Providence RI
    1.9 miles for Bantam/Midget/Youth (born 1988 and later).  Thom Spann (401)273-2390

1   Heptagonal (Ivy League) Collegiates, Van Cortland Park, New York City
1   Big East Collegiates,  Franklin Park, Boston

2   Mass HS Coaches Assoc Invitational, Franklin Park Boston 9 am
2   Vermont State HS Meet, 10:30 a.m. Thetford Vt
2   New Hampshire State HS Champ's, Derryfield Park, Manchester. 1pm
2?  Rhode Island State HS Champ's, Goddard Park, Greenwich RI

2   America East Collegiates, Franklin Park, Boston MA 2pm
2   NESCAC Collegiates, The Farm, Tufts University, Grafton MA
2   NEWMAC Collegiates, Wellesley College Golf Course, Wellsley MA 11 a.m.

2   Owens Invitational, Watertown CT - Black Rock State Park. 6 Km. Part of USATF-CT series
    Men at 10:45, Women at 11:15 Team competition included. Mike Owens (860)491-2557
2   Wachusett Deer Run 5 Mile, Tahanto Regional HS, Rt 70, Boylston MA. 11 am.
    Dick Hunt (508)832-4425

3   USATF National Masters 8K, Rochester NY.  Age 40 and over.
    Teams in 10 year increments, $2600 in team money. No race day entry.
    Pete Glavin (716)242-9031  and the GVH Web Site

3?  Country Club Classic 5K, Methuen MA. / (978)960-5851

9   Mass HS Class Meets, Franklin Park, Boston
9   ECAC Div III Champ's, Williams College Course at Mt.Greylock HS, Williamstown MA
9   New England High School Championships, Portland ME

10  *USATF-New England Championship, 10:00 a.m. Franklin Park, Boston.
    Three separate races - Men's 10K, Open & Masters Women 6K, Masters Men 8K.  Also youth 2K race (617)566-7600 /

16  Mass HS State Meet, Franklin Park, Boston
16  NCAA Division III New England qualifier, Stanley Park, Westfield MA, 11 a.m.
16  NCAA Division I NCAA Qualifier, Van Cortland Park, NY

16  USATF Maine Junior Olympics and Open Championship, Maranacook School, Readfield ME
    Contact Ron Kelly

    3K/4K/5K on age (MA, NH, VT, RI only). Races in 2 year age groups, born 1992 & later
    to born 1982-1983. Top 3 teams and Individuals in top 25 advance to Region I Meet
    on November 24. (617)566-7600 /
    Entry will be posted here in mid-September

23  NCAA Division III Nationals, St.Olaf College, Northfield Minnesota

24  USATF Region I Junior Olympics, Bryant College, Smithfield RI.
    Top 3 teams/25 ind. from NE meet on November 17 qualify for Region I.
    Top 3 teams and individuals in top 20 then qualify for Nationals

24  USATF National Masters 5K XC, Holmdel NJ.  Medeline Bost, (732)296-0006
    USATF New Jersey website

24  Little Rhody Runaround, 8 miles, Burlingame Park, Charlestown RI (401)596-3361

24  Connecticut USATF Championships, MDC Reservoir, West Hartford CT.
    Peter Hawley (860)379-2536

25  NCAA Division I Nationals, Terre Haute IN

30  Canadian Championships, Moncton, New Brunswick. Marc Beaudoin  website and

30  Footlocker HS East Qualifier, Bronx NY  (212) 720-3752/


1   Andover 6K, Noon, Andover MA Country Club. Dave Labrode (978)373-3408

14  USATF Fall National XC Championships - Rocklin CA. Sierra College. Men 10K, Women 6K,
    Masters Men and Women 10K.  Nat‰l Club Championship
    Joe Rubio  Website

14  USATF Junior Olympic Nationals, Carrollton GA (Near Atlanta). Qualify on November 24
14  Footlocker HS Finals, Balboa Park, San Diego CA

15-16 USA WinterNational XC / USA World Championship Trials, Houston TX
    Men 12K / Women 8K / Jr Men 8K / Jr Women 6K

MARCH 2003
16  Ras na hEireann, Dunleer Ireland. Open meet. Website
    Top New England athletes at NE Championship November 10 earn trip; winners, maybe more.

29-30 IAAF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS, Lausanne Switzerland

    USATF Jr Olympics,

    USA Fall Nationals, Greensboro NC

FEBRUARY 2004: US WinterNational, Indianapolis IN;
MARCH 2004: IAAF World Championships


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