The women’s race distance is 5,000 meters and the men’s race 8,000 meters. Awards will be presented to the top two men’s and women’s teams and special awards will be given to the Top 25 finishers in each race.
PLEASE NOTE: Per NCAA Division III coaches committee request, the women’s Silver race has been changed to a 6,000 meters event.
2016 Entry Process
Priority Entry Registration Period:
Start/Open Date- May 16, 2016
End/Close Date- Aug. 7, 2016
Coaches who want to ensure entry in the meet are strongly encouraged to submit team rosters and payment before Aug. 7, 2016. Registration can be made here; payments can be made by mailing a check to the following address:
Louisville Sports Commission
One Riverfront Plaza, Suite 2200
401 West Main St.
Louisville, KY 40202
Team rosters can be updated until the meet standard entry deadline of Sept. 22, 2016. Be advised that due to the anticipated high interest in this year’s Louisville Sports Commission Cross Country Classic, the entry process may close early should event capacity be reached prior to the Aug. 8 Standard Entry Period, or anytime up to Sept. 22.
Standard Entry Registration Period:
Start/Open Date – Aug. 8, 2016
End/Close Date – Sept. 22, 2016
The Standard Entry Registration Period is ONLY for teams that did not enter rosters and make payment during the Priority Entry Period. The entry process may close early should event capacity be reached prior to the Sept. 22 Standard Entry Period.
Priority Entry Fee
The Priority Entry Fee is $250 per team and $500 for both men and women teams up to Aug. 7 (if mailing a check, it must be received by the Louisville Sports Commission no later than Aug. 7). Rosters that exceed 10 athletes must request approval from meet director via email (email@example.com).
Standard Entry Fee
The Standard Entry Fee is $300 per team and $600 for both men and women teams for Aug. 8- Sept. 22. Rosters that exceed seven athletes must request approval during the entry process from meet director via email (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Click HERE to view a listing of teams currently registered for the 2016 Louisville Cross Country Classic
2016 Louisville Sports Commission Cross Country Classic results can be found HERE.