USATF-NE Cross Country

2006 Cross Country Schedule
As of September 30, 2006

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

UPDATES: Reminder: Please car pool to all meets at Franklin Park - Parking is restricted


Mondays  Moose Milers 5K Series, Mine Falls Park at Stellos Stadium, Nashua NH. 6:30 p.m.
         Relatively flat. Mike Amarello, 603-429-8879

Tuesdays Northfield XC Race Series, Community Gardens, Northfield MA. 6:30 p.m. Don Grant 413-584-7725

Thurs  Summer Series, Travis Landreth XC Course, Maudslay State Park, Newburyport MA.
    5 p.m. Hosted by Winners Circle RC. 1.5 / 3 miles. Don Henniger

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

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


Mondays  Moose Milers 5K Series, Mine Falls Park at Stellos Stadium, Nashua NH. 6:30 p.m.
         Relatively flat. Mike Amarello, 603-429-8879

Tuesdays Northfield XC Race Series, Community Gardens, Northfield MA. 6:30 p.m. Don Grant 413-584-7725

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

9   Fourth Annual Thomas Chamberas Memorial 5K Cross Country Race, Carlisle MA, 9:00 a.m.
     Great Brook Farm State Park, 984 Lowell Rd. $10 fee.
     Anthony Chamberas 781-899-0499  or Dave Hannon or Race Web Site

9   Amherst Collegiate Invite, Amherst MA
9   Dartmouth College Invite, Hanover NH (open runners invited)
9   Connecticut College Invite, Harkness state Park, Waterford CT. 11 a.m 5K women 8K men
      Ned Bishop

    Run to Fall 5k Cross Country Challenge: 10:00 am, Coe-Brown Northwood Academy,
    Northwood, NH. Open and Corporate team competition. Kristen Wright 603-664-7816

15  Boston College Invite, Franklin Park, 330 p.m.

16  U-Mass Dartmouth Invitational, Dartmouth MA
      Amherst MA HS Invitational, Hampshire College. Art Keene, 413-253-3421

23  Codfish Bowl / Harrier Classic, Franklin Park, Boston MA 11:00 a.m. 5K women, 8K men
    Primarily Teams, Individuals welcome.
    USATF New England office, 617-566-7600 Entry Info

23  Manchester NH HS Invitational, Derryfield Park.
    Doug Glance 603-622-3111 Rich Nagy

24  New Jersey USATF 8K Championships, Washington Cross State Park, Titusville NJ 10:30 a.m.
      USATF-NJ 973-334-8900 /

30  Mass State Track Coaches Assn Boston Invitational (High School) Franklin Park, Boston
      MA State Track Coaches Assn - MSTCA.ORG

30  Murray Keating Invitational, Orono ME
30  Iona Meet of Champions, (collegiate) Van Cortlandt Park NY

NOTE: NO meet at Franklin Park on Oct 8 or 15

   Vermont State Collegiate Championship, Middlebury VT

1   USATF-NE 10 Mile Road Race Championship at the Harvest Ramble, Harvard MA , 617-566-7600

1   Boston Parks & Rec/USATF-NE All-Comers Meet, Franklin Park, 9:30 am
    Hosted by Boston Parks/USATF. Youth 14 and under 2K, Open 5K
    Enter day of meet only.  $3 adult/$.50 youth, 617-566-7600

7   McIntyre-Bay State HS Invitational, Northfield Mountain Recreation Area, Northfield MA
     10:30 a.m.  MA State Track Coaches Assn - MSTCA.ORG

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

7   New England Collegiate Championships, Women/Men, Franklin Park, Boston. 12 noon

7   USATF Maine Open Championship / Craig Cup, Twin Brooks Park, Cumberland ME. 5K men/women, Maine GP event
    Contact Jerry LeVasseur 207-729-6180

8   NO MEET AT Franklin Park

8   Wayland XC Challenge, Wayland HS, Wayland MA. 10 a.m.
      Youth 3K 10:00, Adult 5K at 11:00.
      Eric Bucher 508-397-1261

8   GBTC Cross Country Team Challenge, Bradley Palmer Park, Ipswich MA. 10 a.m.
    5K women then 8K men. Pre entry only, clubs only.
    Tom Derderian 617-846-2902 /

8   Stenger Farm 5K, Waterford CT. Youth Races 10:00 a.m., Adult 5K 11:00 a.m.
    USATF/CT Cross-Country GP. Kevin Grant 860-887-0226 / Kevin Grant

8   Royal Rumble IV - Philadelphia PA

?  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

9   Providence Columbus Day HS meet, Roger Williams Park. 401-421-7740 x323

  Catholic Memorial HS Invitational, Franklin Park, Boston

14 Manhattan College Invitational  largest in the east. 781-857-2700

14  State of Maine Collegiate, Bowdoin College, Brunswick ME
14  Albany Invitational, Albany NY

15  NO meet at Franklin Park

15  USATF National Masters 5K XC, Saratoga State Park, Saratoga Springs NY
      Also Adirondack Championship, Open 5K race.  USATF Adirondack 518-273-5552

20  New Hampshire Junior Varsity State Meet, Derryfield Park, Manchester
21  New Hampshire Middle School Championships, Londonderry NH

21  Northeast-10 Collegiates, Bryant U, Smithfield RI
21  Brown HS Invitational, Goddard Park, East Greenwich RI.
      Michelle Eisenreich 401-863-1838

21  MASCAC Collegiate, Westfield State College, 12:00 noon

22  *MAYOR'S CUP CROSS COUNTRY RACES, Presented by the B.A.A. and adidas.
    Franklin Park, Boston, 10:00 a.m.
    10:10 a.m. Youth races 1.1 miles for born 1992 and later, Open 5K, 5K Champs Women,
    8K Champs Men, 617-566-7600 / Click for Entry info

  USATF Metropolitan (NYC area) Junior Olympics, Van Cortlandt Park NYC

27  Heptagonal (Ivy League) Collegiates, Van Cortland Park, New York City
27  Big East Collegiates, Franklin Park, Boston
27  Commonwealth Athletic Assoc Collegiates, Newark DE

28  NESCAC Collegiates, Connecticut College - course at Harkness Park, Waterford CT

28  America East Collegiates, U.Maine, Orono ME
28  NEWMAC Collegiates, Mt.Holyoke College, South Hadley MA
28  Little East/Alliance Meet, Keene State College NH

28  New Hampshire HS Class Meets, Derryfield Park, Manchester
28  Connecticut HS Class meets, Wickham Park, East Hartford 9:30 a.m.
    Vermont State HS Meet, Thetford Academy, 10:30 a.m.
    Rhode Island HS Class Meets, Ponaganset HS, 10  a.m.

29  New Jersey USATF 5K Championships, Holmdel Park, NJ
      USATF-NJ 973-334-8900 /

  Providence Cobras Youth Invitational, Roger Williams Park (temple), Providence RI
    10 a.m. 1.9 miles for Bantam/Midget/Youth (born 1992/later). Thom Spann 401-273-2390 or 421-7740 x328


3   Connecticut HS Championship, Wickham Park, East Hartford CT (Friday), 1:30 p.m.

4   Manhattan Track Club Bad Boy III 8k, Van Courtlandt Park, NYC. Men 9:30 a.m., Women 9:45 a.m.
    Individual and team prize money.

4   Wachusett Deer Run 5 Mile, Tahanto Regional HS, Rt 70, Boylston MA. 9:30 a.m.
    Richard Hunt 508-832-4425 Entry Form / Info

4   New Hampshire High School Meet of Champions (All State Champ's), Mine Falls Park, Nashua 1 pm
4   Mass HS Coaches Assoc Invitational, Wrentham Development Center, Wrentham MA
4   ECAC Division III, Williams College, Williamstown MA

5  *USATF-New England Championship, 10:00 a.m. Franklin Park, Boston.
    Three separate races - Masters Men 8K Men's 10K, Open and Masters Women 6K.
    Enter Early - Day of event costs a lot more. (617)566-7600 /
    Entry Form / Info

5  NCAA Division II New England qualifier, Franklin Park, Boston 1:00 p.m.  Follows NE Champ's.

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

5   Sunny Brook 5K, State Park, Torrington CT, USATF Connecticut GP event.

5   Rhode Island State HS Champ's, Ponagansett HS, North Scituate RI, 1:15 p.m.

5   USATF Adirondack Junior Olympics (upstate NY) at Queensbury NY HS

   USATF Long Island Junior Olympics, Sunken Meadow Park
    Contact USATF Long Island

11  Mass HS Class Meets, Franklin Park, Boston
11  New England High School Championships, Ponagansett HS, North Scituate RI, 11:30 a.m.

11  NCAA Division III New England qualifier,  11 a.m.
11  NCAA Division I NCAA Qualifier, Van Cortlandt Park NYC

    3K/4K/5K on age (MA, NH, VT, RI only). Races in 2 year age groups, born 1996 & later
    to born 1988-1989. Top 3 teams and Individuals in top 25 advance to Regional meet in Queensbury NY November 18
    Entry Info and Entry Form.
    617-566-7600 /  Maps??

12  USATF Maine Junior Olympics and Open Championship, Augusta?
    Contact Ron Kelly

12  USATF Connecticut Junior Olympics, White Memorial, Litchfield
      Contact Bill Mongovan or Dave Driscoll or see

18  Hartford TC XC Challenge 8K, CT XC GP. 11:00 a.m., MDC Reservoir, Rt 4 W.Hartford CT

18  Mass HS State Meet, Northfield MA
18  NCAA Division II Nationals, Pensacola FL
18  NCAA Division III Nationals, Wilmington College, OH Website
18  IC4A Collegiate, Van Cortlandt Park NYC

19  USATF Region I Junior Olympics, Queensbury NY (north of Albany)
      Top 3 teams and individuals in top 20 then qualify for Nationals
      Meet information

19  Genesee Valley Harriers Invitational, Genesee Valley Park, Rochester NY.
    Masters 8K, Women's 6K, Men's 8K. Pete Glavin 716-242-9031, or

19  Little Rhody Runaround, 8 miles, Burlingame Park, Charlestown RI  401-596-8612

20  NCAA Division I Nationals, Terre Haute IN

25  Footlocker HS East Qualifier, Bronx NY  212-720-3752/

26  Andover 6K, Noon, Andover MA Country Club.  Dave LaBrode 978-373-3408


2   Nike HS Team Nationals, Portland OR.  See

9   USATF Junior Olympic Nationals, Spokane WA. Qualify on November 19
      Championship website

9   Footlocker HS Finals, Balboa Park, San Diego CA

9   USATF Fall National XC Championships - San Francisco CA
      Men 10K, Women 6K, Masters Men 10K, Masters Women 6K.
      National Club Championship PRE ENTRY ONLY and ONLINE ENTRY ONLY


10   USA WinterNational XC / USA World Championship Trials, Flatiron Golf Course, Boulder CO.
     Worlds returns to 1 race format for seniors: Sr Men 12K, Sr Women 8K, Jr Men 8K, Jr Women 6K or

MARCH 2007
     Ras na hEireann, Dunleer Ireland. Open meet. Website
     Top New England athletes at NE Championship November 6 earn trip; winners, maybe more.



4    NE Championships, Franklin Park


     USA Fall Nationals,

8    USATF Junior Olympics

FEBRUARY 2008 USA WinterNational XC / USA World Championship Trials, Orlando FL (tentative) March 2008 IAAF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS,


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