Terrapin Invitational
Terrapin Invitational
April 7, 2018
Hosted by University of Maryland Running Club

Race Information

Course Location:
Ludwig Field, University of Mayland
College Park, MD

Terrain: Eight lane track with slightly elongated curves. Surface roughness is approximately Ra = 50 thou while large scale deviations are within one inch. Temperature on the day of the event may create rolling hills invisible to the naked eye due to expansion of the track surface.

Spikes can be worn at the runner's discretion.

Awards: The first finisher in each event as well as the top three teams by scoring will be awarded prizes.


Event Schedule:  (Subject to Change)

12:00 PM - Check in
12:50 PM - Opening Ceremony
1:00 PM - First Event: See link below for a schedule of events.
1:01 PM - https://go.umd.edu/InviteSchedule

Other Information

Hotel information:

Parking is free directly in front of the track on Saturdays.

Social Event:
No info Provided

T-shirt: N

Other information:
Racing order will be Women then Men.

The meet will begin with the alumni mile at 13:00 and follow a rolling schedule. This is new and a result of a scheduling conflict with the varsity soccer team.

In typically runner-quirkiness, the meet will be opened by hoisting the American and Maryland flag along with regalia from each team in attendance. If you would like your team represented, please bring a uniform singlet, pair of shorts, or other representative item to the team check-in.


Registration Information:

Registration opens on March 12, 2018
Registration closes on April 4, 2018 at 11:59pm

Cost: $10 per runner or $300 per team.

Checks payable to: University of Maryland Club Running

Cancellation Policy:
Cancellations will be accepted before registration closes.

Registration for the meet will be handled on MileSplit, not NIRCA. The link to register is below.


Creating and maintaining a team profile on Milesplit is free. However, if you have trouble registering using Milesplit, let us know so that we can work out an alternative.

NOTE: The varsity team also calls their meet the Terrapin Invitational so make sure that you register for the one on April 7th.

Course Map:
None Provided Yet