USATF Three Rivers is set for another exciting cross country season and the 2016 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 2016 Youth competition age divisions for individuals (rule 300.1b) and team scoring (rule 304.5):
|Age Division||Year of Birth||Age Division||Year of Birth|
|8 & Under||2008+||8 & Under||2008+|
|13 – 14||2002-2003||13 – 14||2002-2003|
|15 – 16||2000-2001||15 – 18||1998-2001|
|17 – 18||1998-1999||_||_|
Schedule: (Last updated 8/30/16)
|Sept 24||Pacers TC||Mingo Creek Park|| Results
|Oct 2 (Sunday)||Wings of Moon||Moon Park||Results|
|Oct 8||Penn Hills||Boyce Park||Results|
|Oct 16 (Sunday)||Pacer TC Meet #2||Mingo Creek Park||Results|
|Oct 22||Get Fit for Families||Zelienople Community Park||Results|
|Oct 29||Greensburg YMCA||Greensburg Salem HS||Results|
|Nov 13||TRA Championships||Coopers Lake – Slippery Rock, PA||Results|
*Visit the youth page for complete meet information and details for each event.