Update 6/12/21

The NIRCA Fall 2021 National Championship is (tentatively) on!

We are thrilled to announce that Fall XC Nationals is planned for November 6th, 2021 in Shelbyville, IN. These plans are subject to change as new information emerges, so keep checking here for immediate updates as they are available.

For the Fall 2021 season, Nationals eligibility criteria for club and individual participation will be waived. NIRCA fall season meets will all be considered Non-Qualifiers.

Regionals: tentatively planned, all dates TBD. Fall season: clubs hosting meets should submit their races for the NIRCA event calendar as soon as their events are confirmed.

2017 NIRCA Nationals Schedule Update: FROST DELAY

November 7th, 2017

The schedule has been modified due to frost expected on the golf course on race day.

The updated race schedule is below.

Note: Runners are not allowed on the course until after 9:30am to avoid permanent damage to the golf course.


8:30 AM

- Packet Pickup Begins

9:30 AM

- NIRCA Open & Alumni 5k

10:30 AM

- Men's Jr/Sr/Grad - 8k

10:35 AM

- NIRCA Open & Alumni 5k Awards Presentation

11:20 PM

- Women's Jr/Sr/Grad - 6k

12:10 PM

- Men's Championship - 8k

1:00 PM

- Women's Championship - 6k

1:50 PM

- Men's Freshman/Sophomore - 8k

2:40 PM

- Women's Freshman/Sophomore - 6k

3:30 PM

- Class Races Recognition

4:00 PM

- Championship Races Recognition

Stephanie Bartley, NIRCA