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Event Logo 2014 Hoosier Cross Country Grand Prix
Sunday, October 12, 2014 - Saturday, November 15, 2014
Various
Various, IN

In October and November USATF Indiana will host a series of cross country meets as part of the new USATF INDIANA Hoosier Cross Country Grand Prix.  The Grand Prix schedule includes 
events in Carmel, Columbus, Noblesville, Shelbyville, and West Lafayette.  Each meet will offer 
races for youth, open, and masters athletes.  USATF membership is not required to participate in the meets.  USATF Indiana members will earn Grand Prix points at 
each of the meets that will accumulate towards a year-end grand prix score and place. .

The Grand Prix will culminate with the USATF Indiana Cross Country Championships* in mid November.
* additional scoring opportunites will be available for those athletes who compete in the Junior Olympic Region and National Championships and the USATF National Club Cross Country Championships).

SCHEDULE:
Date Meet Location Information
Oct. 12 Shelbyville Classic Blue River XC Park results  photos
Oct. 19 Columbus Classic Clifty Creek Elementary School results  photos
Oct. 26 Noblesville Classic Guerin Catholic results  photos
Nov. 2 W. Lafayette Classic Purdue University results
Nov. 8 Carmel Classic (Youth & Open) Northview Church results
Nov. 8 USA Masters 5 km XC Champs 
(Masters only)
Northview Church results
Nov. 15 Association Champs - Junior Olympics Northview Church
results
Nov. 15 Association Champs - Open & Masters Northview Church results

RULES: (How you Score in the Grand Prix):

Membership:  You must be a current USATF Indiana member to earn Grand Prix points.  Check your membership status here.

Divisions
  • Youth (8&under, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-16,17-18)
  • Open (19-39 yrs.)
  • Masters (40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64..............100+)
Classic events (Oct 12 - Nov. 8) : The winner of each division will be awarded 500 points and the last place finisher will be awarded 100 points. Points will then be awarded to all finishers in each division on a descending scale down to the minimum point value (100). 

Championship Race: The winner of each division will be awarded 1000 points and the last place finisher will be awarded 200 points. Points shall then be awarded to all finishers in a division on a descending scale down to the minimum point value (200).

An athlete’s best four scores from the Classic and Championship meets will be added together to determine their Grand Prix score.

Bonus Points: An additional 100 points will be added to the athlete’s score for participation in each of the following events;
  • 5th event in the Grand Prix
  • 6th event in the Grand Prix
  • Region 7 Junior Olympic  XC Champs.
  • National Junior Olympic XC Champs. (December 13 in Myrtle Beach, S.C.)
  • National Club XC Champs. (December 13 in Bethlehem, Pa.)