USATF-New England
2014 Cross Country Schedule
As of November 20, 2014

Open events may require USATF membership - Always confirm entry info with directors
See Conn.College link for comprehensive New England Collegiate Meet schedule


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

USATF-New England XC Grand Prix - Five Events in 2014 - Identified by ** NE GP **
Check 2014 Rules at the USATF NE XC GP Rules page

Mondays  Empire One RC Westfield 3 Mile XC, Stanley Park, Westfield  6:30 p.m.  413 569-0875
         May through September

Tuesdays Northampton XC Race Series - 26th annual - Community Gardens, Northampton MA. 6:30 p.m. Don Grant 413-584-7725

10  22nd Green Mt AA Scholarship Cross Country 5K, Red Rocks Park, South Burlington VT

23  ** Thomas Chamberas 5K XC Race, Carlisle MA, 9:00 a.m.   (Last annual)
    Great Brook Farm State Park, 984 Lowell Rd.
    Anthony Chamberas 781-899-0499 or

23  NH XC Festival at Derryfield Park, Manchester NH.   HS Jamboree, Competitive and Community 5K races

30  Emmanuel College Invite, The Fens, Boston MA  2 Miles
30  Keene State Alumni Invitational, Keene NH

31  USATF New England 15K Road Championship -  GMAA 10K - Burlington VT

Mondays  Empire One RC Westfield 3 Mile XC, Stanley Park, Westfield  6:00 p.m.  413 569-0875

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

Tuesdays Sept 16, 23, 30 Attleboro YMCA youth races, Norton Outdoor Center, 290 W.Main St Norton MA, 5:00 pm
    Age 6-17 - 1 Mile, score 2 year age groups. $2, register at meet only starting at 4:30
    Ed Poirier 508-222-7422 x124

6   Nassaney Invitational, Bryant College, Smithfield RI. 4pm.  5km men and women. Open to post-collegians.
    Stephanie Reilly 401-232-6526

6   Smith College Co-Ed Invite, Northampton MA

6   38th Essex VT HS XC Invitational AND All-Comers/Open Citizens Race - Tree Farm, Essex HS, Essex Jct VT
    Pavel Dvorak website  Run same course as the HS races 8:30 a.m.

6   Fitchburg State U Invite at Doyle Conservation Area, Leominster MA  5K

7   14th Run to Fall 5k Cross Country Challenge: 10:00 am, Coe-Brown Northwood Academy,
    Northwood NH.  runtofall5k.weebly,com 603-682-7249

7  ** Greater Boston Track Club XC Invitational, Elm Bank Park, Wellesley MA 9:00 a.m. ** NE GP event **
    5K Men, 5K Women, 2K youth races

13  Bruce Kirsch Cross County Cup  Franklin Pierce U, Rindge NH

13  Burlington VT JrHS and HS XC Invitational AND All-Comers/Citizens Race  9:00 AM
    North Beach / Burlington HS, Burlington, VT website Pavel Dvorak

13  Dartmouth College XC Invite, Dartmouth College, Hanover NH

13  Three Stallion InnVitational, Montague Golf Course, Randolph VT.
    Open 5K hosted by Vermont Technical College

14  USATF New England 10K Road Championship - Lone Gull 10K - Gloucester MA

20  Iona Invitational, Van Cortlandt Park NYC
20  U-Mass Dartmouth Invitational, Dartmouth MA
20  U.So.Maine Invite at Narragansett School, Gorham ME (site of NCAA D3 qualifier)

20  Amherst MA HS Invitational, Hampshire College, Amherst MA website ENTRY CLOSED

21  USA 5K Road Championship - CVS/Downtown 5K, Providence RI
    Join some of the best in the country on a fast course in RI's largest race
    Includes many youth races annd 3K HS run

26  Boston College Coast To Coast Collegiate Invitational, Franklin Park, Boston MA, 3 pm
    Major Division I Schools

26-27 New Balance Ocean State XC Invitational, Goddard Park, Warwick RI
    Middle school Fri 27th 3:45-6:30pm, HS races on Sat 28th 9am-3pm

27  Codfish Bowl 45th, Franklin Park, Boston MA 11:00 a.m. 5K women, 8K men
    Primarily Club and College Teams, individuals welcome. USATF New England office, 617-566-7600
    Entry Info and Individual form

27  Manchester NH HS Invitational - 38th running. Derryfield Park. Kelly Fox 603-548-6802
27  Pop Crowell Invitational, Gordon College, Wenham MA
27  Worcester City Collegiate Meet, Moore Park, Paxton MA

27  Mass State HS Track Coaches Assn Frank Kelley Invitational, Wrentham MA


Tuesdays Oct 7, 14 Attleboro YMCA youth races, Norton Outdoor Center, 290 W.Main St Norton MA, 5:00 pm
  Age 6-17 - 1 Mile, Scoring 2 year age groups. $2 per night, pay at meetslf
  Ed Poirier 508-222-7422 x124

4   Vermont Intercollegiate, Vermont Techinical College, Randolph Center
4   Paul Short Invitational, Lehigh U, Bethlehem PA

4   24th Thetford Woods Run HS Invitational, Thetford VT website 10:30 a.m.
    2 Jr HS races and 5 HS races, Course built for XC and accessible for spectators; site of VT State Meet
4   Bay State HS Invitational, Franklin Park, Boston MA MA

5  ** Western Mass Distance Project XC Invitational, Ashley Reservoir, Holyoke MA  ** NE GP event **
    WMDP website

5  Cape Ann Distance Project Youth XC, Stage Fort Park, Gloucester MA
   1 mile ages 10 and under, about 1.7 miles ages 11-14  617-566-7600
   Info Flyer

5   Friends of Reading Recreation Middle School and Open Meet, Reading MA Town Forest 10:00 a.m
    3K races for middle schoolers age 11-14 at 10:00, separate race for all others (age 15 up) at 8:30
    No entry fee. Pre entry only.  Contact for team entry

5   Franklin Park Mile, Franklin Park Boston.  Combo of road and field, certified course.
    Hosted by Forest Hills Runners  -Race Website

11  New England Collegiate Championships, Women/Men, Franklin Park, Boston MA 12 noon  www.neicaaa.og
11  James Early Invite, Stanley Park, Westfield (MA) State U

11  Manhattan College HS Invitational. 41st annual, largest in east - 40 races

11  33rd Wickham Park HS XC Invitational, Manchester CT

12  Wayland XC Challenge, Wayland HS, Wayland MA. 9:00 a.m.  3K Youth, 5K Open
    Managed by HFC Striders  TJ Unger

17  Rothenberg / Brown Invitational XC, Providence RI

18  State of Maine Collegiate, Farmington ME
18  Connecticut College Invitational, Harkness Park, Waterford CT
    11 a.m 8K men 6K women  Ned Bishop  Website Limited college entry

18  32nd Brown University Northeast XC "Championship", Goddard State Park, Warwick RI.
    12 HS races JJ Riese 401-863-1041

18  Mass State Track Coaches Association McIntyre Twilight XC Meet (MA HS), Barnstable County Fairgrounds
18  Catholic Memorial HS Invitational (53rd),Franklin Park, Boston

18  New Hampshire Middle School Championships, Londonderry NH

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

19  Ravenswood Trail Race, Gloucester MA, 9 a.m.  4.1 mile, challenging, some rough footing. Pre-entry only

19  Saratoga Springs XC Open and USATF Adirondack Open XC Championships, Saratoga Springs NY

25  Plansky Invitational, Williamstown MA

25  New Hampshire HS Class Meets, Derryfield Park, Manchester Lancer Timing
25  Connecticut HS Divisional meets, Wickham Park, Manchester CT, CT HS site
25  RI State HS Class/JV Championship Meet, Ponaganset HS, No.Scituate RI.
25  RI Middle School Championship, Goddarg Park RI
    Vermont State HS Championships, Thetford Academy - all divisions Lancer Timing

26 ** BOSTON MAYOR'S CUP  Presented by the B.A.A. and adidas   ** NE GP event **
   Franklin Park, Boston, 10:00 a.m.
   Youth races 1.1 miles for age 14 and under (age on race day)
   5K Champs Women 8K Champs Men, Franklin Park Open 5K (Open 5K is USATF NE Masters GP event) 617-566-7600 /
26 USATF Long Island Championship, Wantagh Park, Wantagh NY

31 Connecticut State HS Championship, Wickham Park, Manchester CT (Friday), 2:00 p.m.

1  Longmeadow Parks and Recreation 1 Mile XC, youth and open  8:00 a.m.
   Alex Grant

1  Heptagonal (Ivy League) Collegiates, Princeton NJ
1  America East Collegiates, University of Maine, Orono ME
1  Commonwealth Coast Conference Champ's, Gordon College, Wenham MA
1  Great Northeast Athletic Conference, St.Joseph's, Standish ME
1  MASCAC/Little East/NE Alliance Conference, Williamstown MA
1  NESCAC Collegiates, hosted by Middlebury College VT
1  NEWMAC Collegiates, Smith College, Northampton MA
1  New England Collegiate Conference, Stanley Park, Westfield MA

1  New Hampshire High School Meet of Champions (All State Champ's), Mine Falls Park, Nashua
1  Mass State Track Coaches Association HS Invite, Wrentham Developmental Ctr
1  Connecticut Middle School Championship, Wickham Park, Manchester CT

1  USATF Adirondack Junior Olympics (upstate NY) Delmar NY   Website

2  Rhode Island State HS Champ's, Ponaganset HS, No.Scituate RI  1:15 p.m.

2  Manchester City Marathon, Manchester NH - USATF New England Marathon Championship

8  Massachusetts Middle School Invitational Championship , 11:00 a.m., Devens MA
   For MA middle schools with grades 5,6,7,8 only.  Championship team race, grade 5-6, 7, 8 races

8  USATF National Masters 5K XC, Carmel IN  Information

8  USATF New York Open, Masters, and Jr Olympic Championships, Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx NY
   8K open/masters men, 5K open/masters women,

8  ECAC Division III, Stanley Park, Westfield MA

8  New England High School Championships, Wichham Park, Manchester CT
8  Mass HS Class Meets: Eastern - Wrentham, Central - Gardner GC, Western - Northfield Mt

9  ** USATF-New England Championship, 10:30 a.m. Franklin Park, Boston MA ** GP Event **
   Three separate races - Masters Men 8K, Open and Masters Women 6K, Open Men's 10K
   Enter Early - Day of event costs a lot more. (617)566-7600 /
   Online Entry .. non-members/collegians must mail in entry
Note that individual entry requires membership number and password, and club contact must fill out team entry Printable Form 9 Amherst NH Jr Olympic Development Cross Country and Open Race, Freestyle Farm, Amherst NH Youth 2K/3K/4K/5K races, Open 9 Northeast-10 Collegiates, Mine Falls Park, Nashua NH 9 USATF-Long Island Jr Olympic Championship, Wantagh Park, Wantagh NY 11 Mass _Elementary_ School Cross Country Invitational, Gannon Golf Club, Lynn MA 9:30 a.m. on holiday. 1.2 miles for grades 1-5 or .7 miles for grades 1-3 - 4 race Joe Abelon ... Information 14 NCAA Division I Northeast qualifier, Van Cortlandt Park, NYC 15 New England Division III Championship / NCAA New England qualifier, Mt.Greylock HS/Williams College,Williamstown MA 15 Mass HS MIAA All-State Meet, Franklin Park, Boston MA 16 * USATF-NE JUNIOR OLYMPIC CHAMPIONSHIP *, Freestyle Farm, Amherst NH MA, NH, VT, RI only. 2K/ 3K/4K/5K depending on age. Races in 2 year age groups, born 2007 & later to born 1996-1997. Top 5 teams and Individuals in top 30 advance to Region I meet in Maine November 23 Entry requires 2014 or 2015 (after Nov 1) USATF membership, and date of birth must be verified to enter. CHECK ENTRY FORM CAREFULLY FOR SCHEDULE. 617-566-7600 / Entry Information 16 USATF Connecticut Junior Olympics, White Conservation Center, Litchfield CT? Bill Mongovan or Dave Driscoll or 16 Li'l Rhody Runaround, 8 Mile Trail Race, Burlingame Park, Charlestown RI 401-596-8612 16 USATF Maine Junior Olympics and Open Championship, Cony HS, Augusta ME. Ron Kelly 207-745-4781 22 IC4A/ECAC Collegiate, Van Cortlandt Park NYC 22 NCAA Division I Nationals, Terre Haute IN 22 NCAA Division III Nationals, Wilmington College, Mason OH 23 USATF Region I Junior Olympics, Augusta Maine Qualify from New England meet on November 16 (above) Top 5 teams and individuals in top 30 qualify for Nationals. Online entry at Information 23 NCAA Division II Northeast qualifier, Mine Falls Park, Nashua NH Hosted by Franklin Pierce and Merrimack 27 Wild Turkey Trot, Pipestave Hill, West Newbury MA. Hosted by Winners Circle RC 27 DIAL / SELF Sachem Scamper, Greenfield HS XC course, Greenfield MA 9 a.m. Garth Schaneyfelt 413-774-5350 race website 28 Gabe's Run, Patton Park, Hamilton MA 9:00 a.m. Jeff Pacione 29 Footlocker HS East Qualifier, Van Cortlandt Park, NY City 212-720-3752/ 29 Nike HS Cross Nationals Northeast qualifier, Wappinges Falls NY. event website 30 *** Warrior Run, 2.8 miles, Larz Anderson Park, Brookline MA ** 2014 USATF NE GP EVENT ** Give the challenging Brookline HS XC course a try. Contact Michael Glennon 2 races: All women/citizens race at 9:30 followed by GP men's race at 10 - ENTRY FORM/INFO USATF-NE GP Entrants must enter online - ONLINE ENTRY for USATF members DECEMBER 2014 6 NCAA Division II Nationals, Louisville KY 6 Nike HS Cross Nationals, Portland OR. 13 USATF Junior Olympic Nationals Myrtle Beach SC. Qualify on November 23. All entry online Championship website 13 USATF Fall National XC Championships - Bethlehem PA Lehigh U course, National Club Championship Men 10K, Women 6K, Masters Men 10K, Masters Women 6K. PRE ENTRY ONLY and ONLINE ENTRY ONLY 13 Footlocker HS Finals, Balboa Park, San Diego CA FEBRUARY 2015 15 USA Winter National XC Championships / USA World Championship Team Trials, Boulder CO World Champs trials race: Sr Men 12K, Sr Women 8K, Jr Men 8K, Jr Women 6K MARCH 2015 28 IAAF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS, Guiyang China
NOVEMBER 2015 Tentative dates and sites 8 NE Open Championships, Franklin Park 15 NE Junior Olympics, Smithfield Rhode Island 22 Region I Junior Olympics, Smithfield Rhode Island DECEMBER 2015 12 USATF Junior Olympic Nationals, Albuquerque NM? 12 USA Fall (Club) Nationals, San Francisco CA February 2016 USA Winter Nationals


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