2021Meet Information

2021 Meet IS FULL

Email twilightxcinvite@gmail.com to be put on the waiting list

A mid-season competition with races for everyone in the cool night air of Queen Creek, AZ . Bring your shoes for our Community race and watch the cross country harriers in 19 different races, including the premiere Sweepstakes races and the always competitive Team Championship races. We will again have our JH Race!! Come and race against the BEST the state of Arizona has as well as teams from all over the US. This is now the Nike Pre-Southwest Regional meet as well, so it is an opportunity to race on the same course as the Nike Southwest Regional Championships and score some AT LARGE points! The looped course is lined with lights, creating a unique racing opportunity that allows coaches and spectators to view at numerous points.

Date: Friday, Sept. 24, 2021

Our Location: VENUE for 2021 season

The LINKS Golf Course

445 E Ocotillo Rd

San Tan Valley, AZ 85140

Check out the Cool Venue: http://www.linksqueencreekgolfclub.com/

Entries: athletic.net (Entries will Close on Wednesday, Sept 14th at 11:59 pm. )

Large School Division: 1800 or more students

Small School Division: Less than 1800 students

Championship Races: If you think your team is good but not one of the top teams that will be placed into the Sweepstakes race then you can enter your squad in this race, no matter what your school size. This race will include both large and small schools going head to head. It is considered very competitive just a step below the Sweepstakes race. (25 teams will be allowed into this race)

Sweepstake Races: Top 25 teams as determined by the Race committee. This will include teams that have STAND OUT individuals as well. Meet director will let coaches know personally if they are allowed to enter into this section. Most competitive race of the night

Team Entry Fee: Desert Twilight XC Festival – $350/HS team or $400 HS combined program (i.e. boys and girls teams from the same school) (please make checks payable to and mail to the below address MEMO: DESERT TWILIGHT 2021): If not registered and paid by Sept.10th a $100 late fee will apply.

Community Race : $40 per person payable via check, paypal or venmo prior to race day. All fees have to be paid prior to race day to avoid lines per COVID 19

***Sending payment does NOT ensure registration to the meet! You MUST be accepted into the meet through athletic.net!!!***

VENMO: @deserttwilightxcinvite (Look for our LOGO)

Desert Twighlight, LLC

PO Box 2022

Queen Creek, AZ 85142

Contact Ellie Hardt to register:


updated 8/30/2021