Meet Info

Welcome to the

Orange County Cross Country Championships

October 14 - 15, 2016
(Friday and Saturday)





Foothill High School would like to invite your cross country team to the 50th Orange County Cross Country Championships. This meet is limited to schools located in Orange County. The purpose of this meet is to establish a team county champion, the "All County" individual teams. The meet will continue with the two day format that began in 2013 in order to keep the meet in Irvine Regional Park. Schools that are CIF-SS divisions 3,4,5 will compete on Friday, all other schools will compete on Saturday. If you are a small school ranked in the top 15 teams of Orange County, your varsity only will run in the sweepstakes race on Saturday, or if you request it then your entire team will run Saturday.




Meet Information

Coaches Meet Day Info

Registration

Team registration (complete this form before completing athlete registration below).

Athlete registration is open from August 1 to October 9, 2016.
Visit here while registration is open to register your athletes! (note this is for both days, even though it just says October 14) :

Entry form and fees

This form must be filled out and returned with your payment either when you mail it in or if you pay on the day of the meet. Fees are $50.00 per race entered or $10.00 per individual if a whole team (5 minimum) is not entered in that race. Late fees are $55.00 per race and $15.00 per individual. Fees must be paid by check-in on the day of the race or late fees will be applied. Make checks payable to Foothill High School. Use the Entry Fee Calculation Form (link coming soon) to help you calculate your fees and turn it in with your payment. Pay early through the mail or pay on the day of the race. If you use the mail make sure it gets delivered prior to the day of the race or late fees will be applied.


Print, fill out, scan and email, and turn in with payment.
Download PDF for:  Entry Form   

Timing

    We are using chip timing for info please click here, Shoe Tag Instructions.

Directions


From the 55 freeway take Chapman east. At Jamboree take a left to the park entrance. From the 5 freeway take Jamboree north to the park entrance.

Parking

Parking on Friday

Buses will be allowed to park in the park but only in park ranger designated parking areas, bus parking outside the park is at Foothill High School 19251 Dodge Ave, Santa Ana CA 92705 (corner of Newport & Dodge 10 minutes from park). Please do not block the entry by dropping off before you get to the designated bus drop off area.

Please remind your parents there is a $3.00 charge to enter Irvine Regional Park. Exact change is required. Plan on long lines to enter the park. You might have to walk a long distance to get to the meet area. We will try to park everyone in the park on Friday, but if we need overflow parking it will be at Santiago Canyon College, 3045 E. Chapman Ave, Orange 92689. A $3 permit is required to park at the college, please pay at permit machines or you will be ticketed.  No shuttles from the college on Friday.

There is no street side parking, tickets will be issued. Shopping centers will tow!


Parking on Saturday

Buses will be allowed to park in the park but only in designated parking areas, please do not block the entry by dropping off before you get to the designated parking/drop off area.

There is a $5.00 charge to enter Irvine Regional Park on Saturday. Exact change is required. There is usually parking available if you arrive early. Plan on long lines to enter the park. You might have to walk a long distance to get to the meet area. There is no street side parking, tickets will be issued. Shopping centers will tow! Overflow parking and shuttle buses are available on Saturday only at Santiago Canyon College (see a map in either jpg format or pdf format). The Santiago Canyon College cross country team is helping out Foothill with parking for the OC Champs race. College runners will be the campus directing traffic and issuing $5 priority parking passes. Shuttle buses will run from 7 am to 1 pm. Remember to leave enough time to enter the park and make it to your races on time.

If you your parents are dropping off or picking up runners please have them do that at the overflow parking at Santiago College and ride the shuttles in and out of the park.

Divisions

21 total races (schedule below)

Boys Varsity 3 races: D1 Sweeps, D2, D3
Boys JV 3 races: Large, Medium and Small School
Boys Sophomore 3 races: Large, Medium and Small School
Boys Freshman 3 races: Large, Medium and Small School
Girls Varsity 3 races: D1 Sweeps, D2, D3
Girls JV 3 races, Large, Medium and Small School
Girls Frosh/Soph 3 races: Large, Medium and Small School

Time schedule

8.5x11 paper: View schedule


Course

View map.  There are three miles, two moderate hills, 330 yards of grass and 330 yards of dirt with the rest blacktop.

Awards

Top 4 teams and top 50 individuals in the sweepstakes race, D1. Top 2 teams and top 40 individuals in all other races. "All County" awards to the top 7 in each grade. Perpetual trophy, plaques, and patches to the team county champions.

Seeding Meeting

The seeding meeting will be held at the Foothill High School (map) Event Center Classroom on the 2nd floor on Monday, Oct 10, 2016 at 7pm. You can give input for any last minute seed changes and pick up heat sheets at this time. Pizza and drinks will be served. Address: 19251 Dodge Ave. Santa Ana, CA 92705.

Heat Sheets

See heat sheets 2016 Race Entries.

Check-in

Coaches are to pick up their packets at the stage area on race day. All fees must be paid to pick up your packet.

T-shirts

Championship T-shirts will be on sale for $15.00.


 
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