National Intercollegiate Running Club Association
NIRCA is more than just running

The National Intercollegiate Running Club Association (NIRCA) is the governing body and central point of communication for the college running community. The grassroots organization promotes networking and friendly competition amongst collegiate running, cross country, and track clubs. NIRCA coordinates many events, including a fall cross country season, Cross Country Championship Series, Road and Track Nationals, and all-club conferences.

The mission of NIRCA is to promote club running for students at the collegiate level. By serving as the governing body for running clubs, we provide competition, support, and networking opportunities for our member clubs.

XC Nationals - RACE DAY INFO
November 15th

Bib assignments, start lanes, parking, course maps, and unofficial results -- Everything you need to know about race day is found here.

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2019 XC Nationals: Men’s Individual Preview
November 14th

No clear favorite and inconsistency will lead to a tight race in Richmond.

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2019 XC Nationals: Women’s Individual Preview
November 14th

A chink in the armor of Stein or false hope for the field? Deepest field in recent memory will result in a large lead pack.

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2019 XC Nationals: Women's Team Preview
November 14th

The question on everyone’s mind going into Saturday is whether or not Michigan will become the first team in NIRCA history to three-peat.

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2019 XC Nationals: Men's Team Preview
November 14th

With a deep and talented field, the championship race is wide open for a few schools to claim their first ever championship, but Michigan is prepared to defend their title in hopes of repeating.

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Pacific Regional: Men's and Women's Preview
October 31st

Will the Cal Poly men find a way to finish first a team? Is there a team with enough firepower to prevent UC-Davis women from repeating?

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Great Plains Regional: Men's and Women's Preview
October 31st

Illinois the favorites to sweep the men's and women's race but don't sleep on Wisconsin.

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Great Lakes Regional: Men's and Women's Preview
October 31st

The Michigan women’s and men’s teams look to continue their winning streaks and defend their titles from 2018, while several teams look capable of an upset.

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Southeast Regional: Men's and Women's Preview
October 24th

Will NC State men make history with a perfect score of 15? Can the UNC women win for the third consecutive year?

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Mid-Atlantic Regional: Men's and Women's Preview
October 24th

Penn State looks poised to sweep the team awards but will face stiff competition. Will Suzanne Stein be dethroned or continue to dominate?

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Northeast Regional: Men's and Women's Preview
October 24th

23 of the top 30 men return to battle for glory and Northeastern will seek a repeat. Several freshmen will make their appearance on the women's side as the usual suspects seek a team victory.

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Spring Nats - Quick Links
April 12th

Your one-stop quick links to the Spring Nats event coverage, heat sheets, and schedule.

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