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  CROSS COUNTRY

"Running is a big question mark that's there each and every day. It asks you, 'Are you going to be a wimp or are you going to be strong today?'"
- Peter Maher, Canadian marathon runner

 
Head Coach Darrell Kondratowicz, Luis Aguilera, Agustin David, Marcos Munoz and Kristen Lopez.

All cross country participants are encouraged to join our mobile app for information and updates.
Get the Cross Country TeamApp Here.  Launch the TeamApp and search for "El Paso Wings Cross Country"


Registration and practices for the 2017 season are happening now.  Contact us for locations - (915) 731-2356. 


Practices are held at various locations on the East Side.  Several developmental meets will be held through September and October, occasionally in conjunction with high school meets.

 

Practices for 2017 will start on August 21st, 6pm at Marty Robbins Park (meet behind the aquatics building).  Updates about changes practice locations and times can be found on the El Paso Wings Track Club facebook page and via TeamApp.  We will be at Marty Robbins for a couple of weeks, then practice locations will move around.

 

Members will participate in their age groups on courses of the following length:

                        AGE Division        Born in:                       Distance

                        5-6                       (2011, 2012)                 2K

                        7-8                       (2009, 2010)                 2K

                        9-10                     (2007, 2008)                 3K

  11-12                    (2005, 2006)                 3K

  13-14                    (2003, 2004)                 4K

  15-16                    (2001, 2002)                 5K

  17-18                    (1999, 2000)                 5K

 

Top 30 individuals and top 5 teams per age/gender group advance to Nationals.  Teams are made up of 5 to 8 individuals per age/gender group.  If more than 8 participate, the top 8 finishers will advance to represent their team. The season will include several developmental meets, culminating with qualifying meets:

 

     Border Association XC Championship:  October 28, 2017, Chamizal

 

Region 10 XC Championship:  November 18, 2017, El Paso, TX, Chamizal

 

National Junior Olympics XC Championship:  December 9, 2017, Tallahasee, FL

 

 

Cost:               Current Wings Members – $70*, plus travel & uniform

                        New Wings Members – $90 (Includes USATF Membership)*, plus travel & uniform 

                       *these membership fees include ALL season entry fees and championship entry fees.

 

NOTE TO HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETES:   High School athletes participating in UIL XC cannot compete in USATF meets until their season is complete.  If you are finished with your season (to include District or Regional) you must compete in the Association Championship to qualify for the Region 10 meet.  

 

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Rule 305,3(f):  “Athletes who compete in their state high school or collegiate championship series may be advanced into their Regional if their Association meet date is in conflict with their school competition.  The final decisions on the granting of this waiver will be made by the Regional coordinator.”

 

NOTICE!  --High School athletes intending to advance must contact us PRIOR to the Association Championship entry deadline.----