FCIAC Cross Country Championship
Meet Information

The 2017 FCIAC Cross Country Championships will be held on Wednesday, October 18 at Waveny Park in New Canaan.
First race begins at 2:15.

Rain Date: First available date thereafter.

DO NOT PARK AT NCHS! ALL BUS DROP OFF AND PICK UP WILL BE AT THE WAVENY POOL.

DIRECTIONS:
From the North and West: Go past the entrance to NCHS. Take a left at the next light onto Rt. 106. Proceed .2 miles and make a left onto Lapham Rd. Go up the hill and make the first left into the Waveny Pool parking lot. Bus parking to your left.

From the South and East: Take Rt. 106 north. Proceed .6 of a mile past the Merrit Parkway Bridge and make a right onto Lapham Rd. Go up the hill and make the first left into the Waveny Pool parking lot. Bus parking to your left.

SPECTATOR PARKING WILL BE AT THE WAVENY POOL PARKING LOT AS WELL AS OTHER IDENTIFIED LOTS IN THE PARK

Cost for spectator parking will be $5.00. Please inform your team's parents.

Schedule of events:

1:30 Race Packet pickup at finish line

1:30 Course opens for inspection          

2:00 Coaches meeting at finish line

2:15 Girls Freshman ONLY Race (2.5 km)

2:30 Boys Freshman ONLY Race (2.5 km)

2:50 Girls Varsity Race (4 km)

3:20 Boys Varsity Race (5 km)

3:50 Girls Junior Varsity Race (4 km)

4:20 Boys Junior Varsity Race (5 km)

5:00 Awards Ceremony, Waveny Pool

Meet headquarters will be at Waveny Park, by the finish line.

Bathroom facilities and post-race awards presentation will be at the Waveny Pool across the field from the start/finish line area.

Teams may enter up to eight (8) runners (7 will score) in the girls and boys varsity races. The girls and boys JV races have unlimited entries. The JV and freshman races will be non team scoring.  Individual medals will be given to the top 10 athletes in the JV races and the first male and female in the freshman race. There are unlimited entries in the freshmen races which are open to first year freshmen only.
National Federation Rules will apply to the conduct of this meet (including jewelry!).

A course map is here - print out copies and bring to the meet, maps will NOT be provided.

Boys and girls course elevation profiles have now been posted.

If you have already submitted a roster, a copy has been sent to you (boys and girls are combined by school). A complete roster of all athletes is posted online here. Please check it carefully and reply to clubct@clubct.org with any changes, additions, or deletions by Wednesday evening.

Computer generated race numbers will be in race packets which may be picked up at the finish line starting at 1:30 PM on Thursday.

ALL FCIAC pictures will be taken for the top 15 individuals in the Varsity races immediately after the awards ceremony at the Waveny Pool.

Please remember that we are guests in Waveny Park. Runners and spectators should stay away from the Park buildings, treat the grounds with respect, and in short, conduct themselves in a manner that we will be able to return in the future. The main building (Castle) is off limits - no bathroom access! You and your team are responsible to remove all garbage.

Check NCRAMS.COM  OR CLUBCT.ORG  for any last minute updates.

Good Luck to all athletes and coaches.

There will be at post season FCIAC boys and girls coaches meeting at Wilton HS field house date TBA at FCIAC pre-meet coaches meeting.
It is mandatory for all head coaches to attend
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