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Cross Country Meet Information

CONFERENCE MEET, OCTOBER 5TH, 2016
(Rain Date: Thursday, October 6th)

 
ACKERMAN PARK, GLEN ELLYN
 
1:00 WALK THROUGH- FIRST RACE 1:30
DIRECTIONS:    Ackerman Park.  Address is 800 w. St. Charles Road in Glen Ellyn.  The park is on the north side of St. Charles Road, just east of Riford, directly behind the Parkview Church.

 

Student will be informed of which race they will be in on Friday, September 30th.
Order of Events:
7th Girls Top 7 – 1:30 start time
7th Boys Top 7 – 1:50 (approx. start)
8th Girls Top 7 – 2:10 (approx. start)
8th Boys Top 7 – 2:30 (approx. start)
Girls Open Race – 2:50 (approx. start)
Boys Open Race – 3:20 (approx. start)
LUNCH:  All runners will be eating lunch during 4A at school.  We will be departing for meet just before 12:00.  Runners are encouraged to eat a healthy, light lunch.  Students should also bring a light snack and water with them as well.
HOMEWORK:  Anyone going to conference must see their 4th-8th period teachers Tuesday to see what homework they will be responsible for.
CLOTHING:  Students must run in the O’Neill uniform shirt and PE shorts.  They will not be allowed to run out of uniform.  Students must bring warm clothing (hoodies, sweatpants, coats, etc.) as cooler weather is expected.  Open runners will be at meet close to three hours before they run.
WASHROOMS: PLEASE use washrooms before you leave from school.  There will be CLOSE TO 500 RUNNERS plus spectators at this event.
PARKING:  Plenty of parking available west of the course at Ackerman.
TRANSPORTATION:  The team will be bused to and from the meet.  They should be arriving back at O’Neill about 4:30.