NIRCA Cross Country National Championships
NIRCA Cross Country National Championships
November 12, 2022
Hosted by NIRCA


Race Information

Course Location:
Pole Green Park
Mechanicsville, VA

Terrain: Mostly flat, spectator-friendly grass course with minimal (1) gravel road crossing.

Spikes can be worn at the runner's discretion.

Awards: Top 3 teams
Individual Places 1-15: All-American First Team
Individual Places 16-30: All American Second Team


Event Schedule:  (Subject to Change)

9:00 AM - Women's Junior/Senior/Grad - 6k
10:00 AM - Men's Junior/Senior/Grad - 8k
11:00 AM - Women's Championships - 6k
12:00 PM - Men's Championships - 8k
1:00 PM - Women's Freshman/Sophomore - 6k
2:00 PM - Men's Freshman/Sophomore - 8k


Other Information

Hotel information:
Special NIRCA hotel rates are available:
link

Directions:
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Social Event:
Friday night pasta dinner starting at 5:30pm - tentative per parks & rec rules for indoor group gatherings.

T-shirt: Y

Other information:
COURSE PREVIEW
Friday 2-5pm. Park rules dictate that runners must be off of the course at dusk.

OPEN 6K RACE
Open 6k Registration will be hosted independently of clubrunning.org- it is open to alumni, ineligible athletes, and the general public. Volunteer for the NIRCA races later in the day for a discount on your race entry! Registration link available soon!


Registration Information:

Registration opens on October 12, 2022
Registration closes on November 5, 2022 at 11:59pm

Cost: $30 per runner. No team rate.

Checks payable to: 'NIRCA' and mailed to:
NIRCA
11807 Allisonville Rd. #519
Fishers, IN 46038

Payment due by: December 15th, 2022


Eligibility: This is a CHAMPIONSHIP event.

Both Team and Individual Eligibility Criteria, based on participation prior in the season, must be met in order to attend Nationals.

Once eligible, Qualification standards (based on team and individual finish at Regionals) establish how many and in which competition individuals/teams will race at Nationals. For more information on Eligibility Criteria, Qualification Standards, Uniforms, and competition policies, reference the Club Leader Guide here.

*Club leaders: Eligibility forms require university registrar to verify academic standing. Forms must be submitted once per season, Fall & Spring, before each deadline. Teams without eligibility forms are not permitted compete.

Course Map:
None Provided Yet