JD Cross Country Series

Below is information for Junior Development athletes wishing to compete in Cross Country races.

JD Cross Country Series Race Schedule

1. Saturday, September 20 ... Pinetree Classic .......... Mundy Park, Coquitlam 
2. Saturday, September 27 ... South Fraser .............. Bear Creek Park, Surrey 
3. Saturday, October 4 ...... Crescent Park ............. Crescent Park, White Rock/South Surrey 
4. Saturday, October 18 ..... Frank Reynolds Memorial ... Cates Park, North Vancouver 
5. Saturday, October 25 ..... BC Championships .......... Clearbrook Park, Abbotsford 

How the Series Works 


The Lower Mainland JD Cross Country Series provides an opportunity for Junior Development athletes age 9-15 to compete in a number of cross country races throughout the fall/winter season. Use the Series to prepare for Championship races!

Scoring


Runners will be scored on their 4 best performances. Any completed races count towards the series. The points are assigned as follows:
  • 1st = 30 points
  • 2nd = 27
  • 3rd = 25
  • 4th = 23, 5th = 21
  • 6th to 25th each place drops 1 point. 
Any ties will be decided by position in the BC Provincial Championship event.

Series Categories and Awards 

The series age categories are based on the year of birth: 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, and 2005. Plaques will be awarded to the top 3 boys and girls in each age group.

Annual Cheetah Banquet Details -- Please RSVP by November 7th

This year's Cheetah Banquet will be held on Saturday, November 22, 2014 at the Dogwood Pavilion (Centennial Room), 624 Poirier Street. Doors will open at 6:30pm with dinner and awards at 7:00pm.

All athletes registered in 2014 prior to July 31st and coaches are free of charge. The cost for parents, friends, and family is $30 per person.

If you would like to attend, please email Paul Self (pself@sd38.bc.ca) with the following information:
  • Total number of people in your group attending 
  • Of that total, how many are coaches or athletes (no charge) 
  • How many are paying parents, friends, and family (@ $30 each) 
Please RSVP by Friday, November 7th. 

We look forward to seeing you on November 22 to celebrate the many accomplishments of our Cheetah athletes!

Cross Country Practices Begin September 6th

Cross Country practices will begin Saturday, September 6th at 10 am in Mundy Park. We meet in the parking lot at Mariner and Chilko. Practice will last one hour. Athletes in Grade 8 and up need a watch with a functional stopwatch.

Our second practice of the week will be at 4:30 on Tuesdays, also in Mundy Park.

The JD cross country racing schedule begins with the Pinetree Classic in Mundy Park on Saturday, September 20.

Any questions? Please email Paul.

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