Youth Cross Country Challenge



                Have Fun……

                              Earn Points….

                                     Be Rewarded!




USATF Three Rivers is set for its third year of the Youth Cross Country Challenge (YXCC)! Started in 2015, the YXCC is a competition designed to increase interest in the sport and highlight the physical and competitive benefits of distance running. The series consists of several meets where athletes participate and earn points towards a final series score. Individuals and clubs will be rewarded at the end of the series winning several cool prizes and a chance to be named Youth Cross Country Challenge Champions!


Participation Rules: USATF Membership is required to participate in each meet and the series.  Join or renew today! Only USATF Three Rivers, registered member clubs will be considered for team/club prizes.


Competition Divisions: USATF 2017 Youth competition age divisions for individuals (rule 300.1b) and team scoring (rule 304.5):


Individuals Team Scoring
Age Division Year of Birth   Age Division Year of Birth
8 & Under 2009+ 8 & Under 2009+
9-10 2007-2008 9-10 2007-2008
11-12 2005-2006 11-12 2005-2006
13 – 14 2003-2004 13 – 14 2003-2004
15 – 16 2001-2002 15 – 18 1999-2002
17 – 18 1999-2000 _ _


Schedule: (Last updated 9/30/17)

Date Host Location Results
Oct 1 Wings of Moon Moon Twnship Park  Results
Oct 8 Get Fit Moraine State Park  Results
Oct 14 Pacer TC Mingo Creek Park  Results
Oct 21 Greensburg YMCA Greensburg Salem HS  Results
Oct 28 Penn Hills Boyce Park  Results
Nov 12 TRA Championships Westmoreland Community College  Results


*Visit the youth page for complete meet information and details for each event.