USA Track & Field - New England

USATF-New England
2008 Cross Country Schedule
As of August 1, 2008

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

New USATF-New England XC Grand Prix - Details - Events identified by ** XC GP **
to be added later.


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

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

19   Vasque Moose on the Loose Relay, Mine Falls Park, Nashua NH.  **NE XC GP**
     Relatively flat. Mike Amarello, 603-429-8879

22   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 /

25   Thomas Chamberas Memorial 5K XC Race, Carlisle MA, 9:00 a.m.  **NE XC GP**
     Great Brook Farm State Park, 984 Lowell Rd.
     Anthony Chamberas 781-899-0499  or Dave Hannon or Race Web Site


Mondays  Mine Falls 5K Series hosted by Gate City Striders, Mine Falls Park, 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

8   USATF-NE 5 Mile Road Race Championship at the Ollie Road Race, South Boston MA, 617-566-7600

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

14  Boston College Invite, Franklin Park

15  U-Mass Dartmouth Invitational, Dartmouth MA

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

22  Codfish Bowl - 40th annual, 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 and Individual form

22  Connecticut College Invite, Harkness state Park, Waterford CT. 11 a.m 5K women 8K men
      Ned Bishop   Website
22  Tufts Invite, The Farm, Grafton MA

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

23  Greater Roxbury TC Race, Franklin Park, Boston
    Youth mile, Adult 5K on the familiar XC course.  Tony Darocha

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

28-29 Ocean State XC Invitational, Goddard Park, Warwick RI
    Middle school on Fri 28th, Open race 8am Sat 29th, Multiple HS races on Sat 29th

29  Vermont State Collegiate Championship, Lyndonville VT

29  Murray Keating Invitational, Orono ME

30  GBTC Cross Country Team Challenge, Bradley Palmer Park, Ipswich MA. 10 a.m.  **NE XC GP**

    5K women then 8K men. Pre entry only.  Tom Derderian 617-846-2902 /
   Iona Meet of Champions, (collegiate) Van Cortlandt Park NY

NOTE: NO meet at Franklin Park on Oct 7 OR 14

6   New England Collegiate Championships, Women/Men, Franklin Park, Boston. 12 noon
6   Thetford Woods Run HS Invitational, Thetford VT  See the website
6    Wickham Park HS XC Invitational, Manchester CT

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

7    Mary A. Callahan Memorial 5K Cross-Country Race, Stanley Park, Westfield MA, 9:00AM  413-308-9556

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

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

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

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

13  Manhattan College Invitational. 35th annual, largest in the east 781-857-2700

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

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

14  Ravenswood Trail Race, Gloucester MA, 9 a.m.  4.1 mile, some rough footing, challenging terrain. or

19  New Hampshire Junior Varsity State Meet, Mine Falls Park, Manchester South HS
20  New Hampshire Middle School Championships, Londonderry NH

20  Catholic Memorial HS Invitational, Franklin Park, Boston
20  Northeast-10 Collegiates, Bryant U, Smithfield RI
20  25th Annual Brown HS Invitational, Goddard Park, East Greenwich RI.
      Michelle Eisenreich 401-863-1838
20   MASCAC Collegiate, 12:00 noon

21  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

26  Heptagonal (Ivy League) Collegiates, Van Cortland Park, New York City
26  Commonwealth Athletic Assoc Collegiates, Newark DE

27  UAA Collegiates, Franklin Park, 10:00 a.m. Hosted by Brandeis
27  NESCAC Collegiates at Williams
27  NEWMAC Collegiates at Mt Holyoke
27  America East Collegiates, Sunken Meadow Park, Long Island
27  Big East Collegiates, Louisville KY
27  Little East/Alliance Meet, U.Mass Dartmouth

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

28  *MAYOR'S CUP CROSS COUNTRY RACES, Presented by the B.A.A. and adidas. **NE XC GP**
    Franklin Park, Boston, 10:00 a.m.
    10:10 a.m. Youth races 1.1 miles for born 1993 and later, Open 5K, 5K Champs Women,
    8K Champs Men, 617-566-7600 / Click for Entry info

    Online Entry is available 

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

28  Long Island USATF 8K Championship, Eisenhower Park 9 am.

tba  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


2  Connecticut HS Championship, Wickham Park, East Hartford CT (Friday), 2:00 p.m.

3  Manhattan Track Club Bad Boy IV 8k, Van Courtlandt Park, NYC.  Women 2:30 pm, Men 3 pm
    Individual, team prize money.  Great race.

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

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

3  NCAA Division II New England qualifier, Van Cortlandt Pk, NY 1:00 p.m.

4  Amherst X-C Festival, Freestyle Farm, Amherst NH  **NE XC GP**
    Youth races on Jr Olympic Courses, Adult 5K. George Bower 

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

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

4   USATF Adirondack Junior Olympics (upstate NY) Queensbury HS NY

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

10  Mass HS Class Meets: EastMass - Franklin Park, CentMass - Gardner GC, WMass-Northfield Mt
10  New England High School Championships, 11:30 a.m., Twin Brook Recreation Ctr, Cumberland ME

10  NCAA Division III New England qualifier, Harkness Park, Waterford CT 11 a.m.
       Scheduel and Details 
10  NCAA Division I NCAA Qualifier, 2:30 p.m. Franklin Park, Boston MA

    3K/4K/5K on age (MA, NH, VT, RI only). Races in 2 year age groups, born 1997 & later
    to born 1989-1990. Top 3 teams and Individuals in top 25 advance to
    Regional meet in Sunken Meadow, Long Island, NY, November 18
    Entry Information and Individual Entry Form and Team Declaration Form.
    617-566-7600 /

11  USATF Maine Junior Olympics and Open Championship, Site?
    Contact Ron Kelly

11  USATF Connecticut Junior Olympics, White Memorial Conservation Area, Litchfield
      Contact Bill Mongovan or Dave Driscoll or see

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

17  Mass HS State Meet, Gardner Golf Course
17  NCAA Division II Nationals, Missouri Southern Sttae University
17  NCAA Division III Nationals, St.Olaf College, Northfield MN
17  IC4A Collegiate, Van Cortlandt Park NYC

18  *USATF-New England Championship, 10:00 a.m. Franklin Park, Boston. **NE XC GP**
    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 /
    Individual entry and Team Entry

18  USATF Region I Junior Olympics, Sunken Meadow Park, Long Island, NY
      Top 3 teams and individuals finishing in top 20 qualify for Nationals
      Meet information

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

18  Little Rhody Runaround, 8 mile Trail Race, Burlingame Park, Charlestown RI  401-596-8612

19  NCAA Division I Nationals, ISU, Terre Haute IN

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

25  Andover 6K, Noon, Andover MA Country Club. 28th annual.Numerous age divisions, team awards
Dave LaBrode 978-373-3408 DECEMBER 2007 1 Nike HS Team Nationals, Portland OR. See 1 Canadian National Championships, Guelph ON 8 USATF Junior Olympic Nationals, Lawrence KS. Qualify on November 18 Championship website 8 Footlocker HS Finals, Balboa Park, San Diego CA 9 USATF Fall National XC Championships - West Chester OH Men 10K, Women 6K, Masters Men 10K, Masters Women 6K. National Club Championship PRE ENTRY ONLY and ONLINE ENTRY ONLY 9 Assault on Mount Hood Race, Melrose MA, 11 a.m. 3.5M race over hilly golf course terrain Brian Slater, Race Director, or Melrose RC JANUARY 2008 Ras na hEireann, Dunleer Ireland. Open meet. Website Top New England athletes at NE Championship November 18 earn trip; winners, maybe more. FEBRUARY 2008 10 USA WinterNational XC / USA World Championship Trials, San Diego CA Worlds trials: Sr Men 12K, Sr Women 8K, Jr Men 8K, Jr Women 6K or MARCH 2008 IAAF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS, Edinburgh Scotland NOVEMBER 2008 TBA NE Open Championships, Franklin Park 10 NE Junior Olympics, Bryant College, Smithfield RI 17 Region I Junior Olympics DECEMBER 2008 TBA USA Fall Nationals 7 USATF Junior Olympics, Richmond VA 2009


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