USA Track & Field - New England

USATF-New England
2004 Cross Country Schedule
As of September 29, 2004

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

UPDATES: (9/12)
Oct 3 Development meet at Franklin Park
Nov 6 Deer Run, Boylston MA added
Nov 7 Youth meet at Amherst NH - JO Course Preview
Reminder: Please try to car pool to all meets at Franklin Park - Parking is restricted


10, 17, 24, 31 Northfield XC Race Series, Community Gardens, Northfield MA. 6:00 p.m.

9, 16, 23  Moose Milers 5K Series, Mine Falls Park at Stellos Stadium, Nashua NH. Relatively flat. $4.
           Mike Amarello, 603-429-8879

14   Green Mt AA Scholarship Cross Country 5K, Red Rocks Park, South Burlington VT

19   Moose on the Run Relay, Mine Falls Park, Nashua NH. 4 x 2.5 Miles, Mike Amarello, 603-429-8879

25   Mast Yard State Forest XC Race, 3 Miles, Mast Yard State Forest, Penecook Rd, Hopkinton NH 6:00 p.m.
    Jeff Litchfield  603-746-6995 /


7, 14, 21, 28 Northfield XC Race Series, Community Gardens, Northfield MA. 6:00 p.m.

4   Manhattan Track Club 10k, Van Courtlandt Park, NYC. Men 9:30 a.m., Women 9:45 a.m.
    Individual and team prize money.

5   Hill 'n' Harrier 5K, Goddard State Park, Greenwich RI, 8:30 am
    Greg Johnson, 401-884-7599

10  Boston University Collegiate Quad Challenge, Franklin Park, 4:00 p.m.

11  Mt.Washington HS XC Meet, Gorham NH. 10 a.m. 1st 25 teams to enter. Paul Letarte,

12  Concord-Carlisle HS Run for the Runners, Concord MA HS. 12:00 noon.  2.7 mile CCHS XC course.
    David Storto

12  Run to Fall 5k Cross Country Challenge: 10:00 am, Coe-Brown Northwood Academy, Northwood, NH.
    Open and Corporate team competition.  Tim Cox   603-736-3368

18  Ocean State Open - Coaches - Alumni Race, Chase Farm, Lincoln RI, 9:00 am
    Contact John Menna RI Track Coaches Ass'n Website

18  Ocean State HS Invitational, Chase Farm, Lincoln RI, 9:00 a.m. RI Track Coaches Assn Site

18  U-Mass Dartmouth Invitational, Dartmouth MA

18  Amherst MA HS Invitational, Hampshire College. Art Keene, 413-253-3421

19  New Bedford Youth XC Races, Buttonwood Park, Rt 140, New Bedford MA. 9 a.m.
    1000 meters age 10 and under, 1500 meters age 11-14. NO Entry Fee   Peter Schmidt 508-979-1536

24  Iona Meet of Champions, (collegiate) Van Cortlandt Park NY

25  Boston Parks & Rec/USATF-NE All-Comers Meet, YOUTH ONLY!!!  Franklin Park, 11 am (youth ONLY)
    Hosted by USATF/MIT. Youth 1.1 mile $.50 youth, 617-566-7600

25  MIT Harrier Classic, Franklin Park, Boston MA 12 noon.  Hosted by M.I.T. Women's XC
    Club Teams welcome (teams only, no individuals)
    Paul Slovenski (617)253-3633

25  30th Coca-Cola Manchester NH HS Invitational, Derryfield Park. Doug Glance 603-622-3111

26  Thomas Chamberas 3 x 5K Cross Country Relay, Goddard State Park, 11 a.m.
    Ives Rd, Warwick, RI  For established and "pick-up" teams
    Dave Hannon, 48 Washburn Ave, Newton, MA, 02466 (617)515-8891

26  New Bedford Youth XC Races, Buttonwood Park, Rt 140, New Bedford MA. 9 a.m.
    1000 meters age 10 and under, 1500 meters age 11-14. NO Entry Fee   Peter Schmidt 508-979-1536

NOTE: NO meet at Franklin Park on Oct 10 ONLY

1   Vermont State Collegiate Championship, Johnson VT

2   USA National Club Marathon Relay Championship, Akron OH.  5 person teams

2   McIntyre-Bay State HS Invitational, Franklin Park, Boston MA State Track Coaches Assn - MSTCA.ORG

2   Thetford Woods Run HS Invitational, Thetford VT  See the Thetford Web Site -

3   USATF-NE 5 Mile Road Race Championship at the Ollie Classic, South Boston MA , (617)566-7600

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

3   New Bedford Youth XC Races, Buttonwood Park, Rt 140, New Bedford MA. 9 a.m.
    1000 meters age 10 and under, 1500 meters age 11-14. NO Entry Fee   Peter Schmidt 508-979-1536

3   USATF Adirondack Open 8K Championships, Elm Avenue Park, Delmar NY, 9:00 a.m.
    USATF Adirondack (518) 273-5552 / / USATF Adirondack

3   Cranmore Hill Climb, Mt.Cranmore Ski Area, North Conway NH, 10:00 a.m. 3 miles, trail/uphill.
    Paul Kirsch, 603-367-8676

8   New England Collegiate Championships, Women then Men, Franklin Park, Boston. 12 noon

9   Manhattan H.S. Invitational, Van Cortlandt Park NYC

10  NO MEET AT Franklin Park

10  Topsfield Cross country Festival, Bradley Palmer Park, Ipswich MA. 10:30 a.m.5K women, 11 a.m.8K Men
    10 a.m. Youth age 14 and under 2K.  Tom Derderian (617)846-2902 /

10  Quincy TC Youth Meet, Pageant Field, Quincy MA.  3000 meters for age 14 and under (10:00 girls, 10:30 boys) and
    1K for 8 and under, 11 am. Geoff Hennessey (617)773-5824

10  New Bedford Youth XC Races, Buttonwood Park, Rt 140, New Bedford MA. 9 a.m.
    1000 meters age 10 and under, 1500 meters age 11-14. NO Entry Fee   Peter Schmidt 508-979-1536

10  New Jersey USATF 5K Championships, Holmdel Park, NJ
    USATF NJ 732-296-0006 /

16  Stenger Farm 5K, Waterford CT. Youth Races 10:00 a.m., Adult 5K 11:00 a.m. ** Date updated **
    Kefin Grant (860) 439-0222 / Kevin Grant

16  Brown HS Invitational, Goddard Park, Warwick RI. Bob Rothenberg 401-863-1041
16  Catholic Memorial HS Invitational, Franklin Park, Boston

17  USATF National Masters 5K XC, Saratoga State Park, Saratoga Springs NY
    Also Adirondack Championship and Open 5K races.
    USATF Adirondack (518) 273-5552    Race website and entry

17  BPR/USATF-NE All-Comers 5K  Franklin Park, See Oct x

23  MASCAC Collegiate, Stanley Park, Westfield State Col, Westfield MA
    Northeast 10 College Championship, LeMoyne College, Syracuse NY

22  New Hampshire Junior High School Championships, Derryfield Park, Manchester
23  Londonderry HS Invitational, Londonderry NH

24  *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 1990 and later, 5K Women, 8K Men
    (617) 566-7600 / Click for Entry info

24  Northeast-10 Collegiates, St.Michael's College, Colcheseter VT, 10:30 a.m.

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

30  America East Collegiates at University of New Hampshire, Durham NH
30  NEWMAC Collegiates,  11 a.m., Coast Guard Academy, New London CT
30  NESCAC Collegiates, Colby College, Waterville ME, 1 pm
30  Commonwealth Coast Conference, Henniker NH

30  New Hampshire HS Class Meets, Derryfield Park, Manchester
30  Connecticut HS Class meets, Wickham Park, East Hartford
30  Vermont State HS Meet, 10:30 a.m. Thetford Vt

31  USATF-NE Youth Open Race, Falmouth MA? Maybe

31  New Jersey USATF 8K Championships, Dear Path Pk, Flemington NJ 10:30 a.m.
    USATF NJ (732)296-0006 /


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

5   Connecticut HS Class meets, Wickham Park, East Hartford (Friday)

6   New Hampshire State HS Champ's, Derryfield Park, Manchester. 1 pm
6   Mass HS Coaches Assoc Invitational, Franklin Park Boston 9 am

6   Owens Invitational 5K, Thomaston CT. USATF Connecticut GP event.

6   Wachusett Deer Run 5 Mile, Tahanto Regional HS, Rt 70, Boylston MA. 11 a.m.
    Dick Hunt (508)832-4425 Entry Form / Info

6   ECAC Division III at The Farm, Tufts Vet School, Grafton MA

7   USATF National Masters 8K, Boston MA.  Age 40 and over, 5 yr age groups.
    Teams in 10 year increments, team prize money.  NO RACE DAY ENTRY!
    (617)566-7600 /
    Entry Form / Info  and Team Declaration Form

7  *USATF-New England Championship, 10:00 a.m. Franklin Park, Boston.
    Three separate races - Men's 10K, Women 6K, Masters Men & Women 8K (will run with USA Championship).
    NO RACE DAY ENTRY THIS YEAR!  (617)566-7600 /
    Entry Form / Info

7   Amherst Rec Dept XC Races, Freestyle Farm, Amherst NH. 10:00(?) a.m.   ~ Jr Olympic Course Preview ~
    Hosted by Amherst Rec TF Club. 3k, 4k, 5k for youth in age divisions.
    George Bower

7   Country Club Classic 5K, Methuen MA, 9:30 a.m. Brian Martin (978)685-3336

7   NCAA Division II New England qualifier, Franklin Park, Boston 1:30 p.m.
7   Rhode Island State HS Champ's, Goddard Park, Greenwich RI

13  Mass HS Class Meets, Franklin Park, Boston
13  New England High School Championships, Wickham Park, East Hartford CT

13  NCAA Division III New England qualifier, Twin Brooks course, Cumberland ME, 11 a.m.
13  NCAA Division I NCAA Qualifier, Van Cortlandt Park NY

    3K/4K/5K on age (MA, NH, VT, RI only). Races in 2 year age groups, born 1994 & later
    to born 1986-1987. Top 3 teams and Individuals in top 25 advance to Region I Meet
    on November 23. (617)566-7600 /
    Entry form and map on the Cross Country page.

14  Genesee Valley Harriers Invitational, Genesee Valley Park, Rochester NY.
    Women's 6K 10:15 a.m., Men's 8K 11:00 a.m.  $5000 in individual and team prize money.
    Pete Glavin (716)242-9031, or the GVH Web Site
    Chance to preview the 2005 USA Nationals Course!!

13 or 14  USATF Maine Junior Olympics and Open Championship, Site To Be Announced
    Contact Ron Kelly

14  USATF Connecticut Junior Olympics, White Arboreteum, Litchfield CT
    Contact Bill Mongovan

14  Sunnybrook 5K, USATF Connecticut GP event, Torrington CT.  Contact

20  Mass HS State Meet, Gardner Golf Course, Gardner MA
20  NCAA Division II Nationals
20  NCAA Division III Nationals, Eau Claire Wisconsin
20  IC4A Collegiate, Van Cortlandt Park NYC

21  USATF Region I Junior Olympics, Augusta MAINE
    Top 3 teams/25 ind. from NE meet on November 14 qualify for Region I.
    Top 3 teams and individuals in top 20 then qualify for Nationals

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

22  NCAA Division I Nationals, Indiana State U, Terre Haute IN

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

27  West Hartford 8K, USATF Connecticut GP event, Farmington CT.  href="">

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


4   USATF Fall National XC Championships - Portland OR - Portland Meadows Horse Track.
    Sat Men 10K, Women 6K, Masters Men and Women 10K.  National Club Championship
    USATF website

4   Nike HS Team Nationals, Portland OR

4   Canadian National Championships, Toronto Ontario.

11  USATF Junior Olympic Nationals, Shaumberg Illinois. Qualify on November 21
    Championship website

11  Footlocker HS Finals, Balboa Park, San Diego CA


12-13 USA WinterNational XC / USA World Championship Trials, Ft.Vancouver WA (Portland OR)
    Men 12K / Women 8K / Jr Men 8K / Jr Women 6K  Website or 514-504-1077

MARCH 2005
    ??   Ras na hEireann, Dunleer Ireland. Open meet. Website
    Top New England athletes at NE Championship November 7 earn trip; winners, maybe more.

    19-20  IAAF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS, Saint Galnier, France


    27 USA Fall Nationals, Genessee Valley Park, Rochester NY

    10 USATF Junior Olympics, Smithfield RI 


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