2022 Provincial Cross Country Championships

2022 Provincial Cross Country Championships

Saturday October 22, 2022 - 11:00am Start Time
Hosted by: Ocean Athletics
Venue: Crescent Park, South Surrey, BC

Registration is now open at http://www.trackiereg.com/BCXC2022

Price increase on Tuesday October 18th and registration closes on Thursday October 20th.

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We gratefully acknowledge the financial support of the Province of British Columbia.

 

 


Schedule

2022 BC Cross Country Championships & Junior Development Championships

Race Time Category Distance
  10:40 am Track Rascals All-Comers Event 1.0 km
#1 11:00 am 2012 Boys & Girls (age 9) 1.5 km
#2 11:15 am 2011 Boys & Girls (age 10) 2.0 km
#3 11:30 pm 2010 Boys & Girls (age 11) 2.0km
#4 11:45 am Senior & Masters Women
U20* & 70+ Women
8.0 km
6.0 km
#5 12:40 pm U20*, Senior & Masters Men
70+ Men
8.0 km
6.0 km
    Awards - 2013, 2012, 2011  
#6 1:40 pm Boys & Girls (age 12 & 13) 2010 & 2009 3.0 km
#7 2:05 pm U16 Girls (age 14 & 15) 2007 & 2008 3.0 km
#8 2:25 pm U16 Boys (age 14 & 15) 2007 & 2008 3.0 km
    Awards - U20, Senior, Masters & Masters 70+  
#9 2:45 pm U18 Girls (2006 & 2005) 5.0 km
#10 3:25 pm U18 Boys (2006 & 2005) 5.0 km
    Awards - U16 & U18 to follow last race.  

BC Athletics Membership and the BC Cross Country Championships, age category is based on your age at the end of the year (December 31). 

Masters age in competition, is based on your age ON the day of competition.

Notes:

* U18 may run up in the U20 event to qualify for the BC Team — must indicate race # when entering. U20 athletes may run up in the Senior Category to qualify for the BC Team.

U16 athletes are NOT permitted to run up.

 

How to Register

Online (the only way to register): 

Register online at - http://www.trackiereg.com/BCXC2022

You must have a BC Athletics membership to run in a Provincial XC Championship.

  • JD, U16, U18, U20, Senior, Master, Road & Trail.
  • Or equivalent from another Province or Country.
  • School members are eligible to compete as individuals or unattached.

Performances for Team Selection, Rankings, Program Services, Annual Awards, Records and Funding Support require a the appropriate BC Athletics Competitive Athlete  Membership.

There will be an all-comers Under 9 race at 10:45, any one in the age group is able to participate and it is not part of the Championship. Non-members will pay the Day of Event Fee of $3 in addition to entry fees.

 

NO RACE DAY ENTRIES
Online entry must be received by midnight Thursday, October 20, 2022.

Save by registering before the early bird deadline of Tuesday, October 18, 2022.
 

Entry Fees

NO ENTRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER MIDNIGHT THURSDAY OCTOBER 20.

Non Provincial/National Association members and non-competitive members ADD $3 to fees listed below.

Fee Type By Tuesday
October 18
Thursday
October 20
U16 and JD (15 & Under) $12.00 $20.00
U18, U20, Senior & Masters $17.00 $25.00

Registration is now open at http://www.trackiereg.com/BCXC2022

Each entry will be subject to an additional $5 Officials Development  fee.

Course

2022 Course at Crescent Park, South Surrey - Saturday, October 22, 2022


Location & Parking

2022 Crecent Park, South Surrey, BC - Saturday, October 22, 2022

 

We would like to acknoledge that the event is taking place on the shared, unceded traditional territory of the Katzie, Semiahoo, Kwantlen and other Coast Salish Peoples, on whose traditional territories, we live, we learn, and we play.

Crescent Park address: 2585 132nd Street, Surrey, BC V4P 1X4

Two lots are available off of the 132nd Street entrance to the park and some roads surrounding the park. Be mindful of the parking restriction signs and neighbours driveways.

 

Travel Advisory: Although the schedule of events allows for same day travel to and from Vancouver Island, windstorms and other weather conditions, and mechanical problems can cause ferry cancellations. Consider travelling Friday to avoid ferry delays.

BC Ferries Schedule

BUS TRANSPORTATION

No private shuttle service is planned for the BC Cross Country Championships.

 

Eligibility and Awards

Eligibility

To be eligible for individual awards, participants must hold a competitive membership in BC Athletics (JD, U16, U18, U20, Senior, Master, Road & Trail, or Post-Secondary Team Roster), equivalent from another province or national federation, or be a School Club or School Day of Event member. Individual membership details can be found here.

For team scoring, individuals must be registered competitive members of a BCA club or equivalent from another province or national federation. Club membership details can be found here. School club membership details can be found here. No team declarations are necessary.

Competitive memberships include: Jr. Development, U16, U18, U20, Senior, Post-Secondary, Masters, Jr. Road & Trail, Road & Trail.

Post Secondary Team Roster Memberships (Limited-Competitive) are also eligible for the Championship Awards, ClubTeam Scoring and Awards; but are not eligible for BC Team selection, rankings or athlete funding.

Athletes wishing to represent a second claim club for team scoring purposes must have registered their second claim membership with the BC Athletics office prior to the Championship, using this form, and must register for the Championship under the club they wish to represent. Athletes will ONLY score for the team they register for the race under.

Individual Awards

Junior Development (ages 9 - 13) Championships: BC Athletics medals to individual 1st, 2nd and 3rd place finishers in each year (boys and girls). Ribbons for 4th to 8th place finishers in each age category / gender.

U16 (14 & 15) ChampionshipBC Athletics medals to individual 1st, 2nd and 3rd place finishers in each age category / gender.

U18 ChampionshipBC Athletics medals to individual 1st, 2nd and 3rd place U18 finishers in each gender race.

U20 ChampionshipBC Athletics medals to individual 1st, 2nd and 3rd place U20 finishers in each gender race.

Senior ChampionshipBC Athletics medals to individual 1st, 2nd and 3rd place BC Athletics Members Senior Category finishers in each gender race.

Senior Race Prize Money: ($500, $300, $250, $200, $175, $125) to the top individuals with a Senior membership of BCA, another province, or another national federation. Male and Female.

Masters ChampionshipBC Athletics medals to individual 1st, 2nd and 3rd place 35 and over finishers in each race. Ribbons to top 3 finishers in 5 year age groups. Prize money ($100, $50, $25) to the top age graded individuals with a Masters membership of BCA, another province, or another national federation. Male and Female.

Team Awards

JD Team Championship: Team scores based on the top 6 finishers in each year (boys and girls). 6 points for 1st, 5 for 2nd, etc. High score wins. In the event of a tie, the Championship will be jointly awarded.

U16 Team Championship: Team scores based on top 3 finishers for each club in the race. 1 point for 1st, 2 for 2nd, etc. Low score wins. In the event of a tie, the lower placed third finisher wins. Clubs may score multiple teams - first 3 finishers score the first team, next 3 finishers score the second team, etc. Awarded in each gender event.

U18 Team Championship: Team scores based on top 3 finishers for each club in the race. 1 point for 1st, 2 for 2nd, etc. Low score wins. In the event of a tie, the lower placed third finisher wins. Clubs may score multiple teams - first 3 finishers score the first team, next 3 finishers score the second team, etc. Awarded in each gender event.

Senior and Masters Club Team Championship: Team scores based on top 4 finishers for each club or post-secondary club in the race, regardless of age group. 1 point for 1st, 2 for 2nd, etc. Low score wins. In the event of a tie, the lower placed fourth finisher wins. Clubs may score multiple teams - first 4 finishers score the first team, next 4 finishers score the second team, etc. Participants must hold a competitive or Post-Secondary Team roster membership to score for their team. Awarded in each gender event.

 

 

Photos and Results

2021 Results: https://racedaytiming.ca/results/2021BCXCRace1
2020 Virtual Event
2019 Results: https://racedaytiming.ca/results/2019BCXCRace1
2018 Results:

2018 BC X-Country Championships Race 1 (Boys & Girls 9yr) - 1.5km View Results
2018 BC X-Country Championships Race 2 (Boys & Girls 10yr) - 2 km View Results
2018 BC X-Country Championships Race 3 (Boys & Girls 11yr) - 2 km View Results
2018 BC X-Country Championships Race 4 (U20 Women) - 6 km View Results
2018 BC X-Country Championships Race 4 (Senior & Masters Women) - 8 km View Results
2018 BC X-Country Championships Race 5 (U20, Senior, Masters Men)- 8 km View Results
2018 BC X-Country Championships Race 6 (Boys & Girls 12-13) - 3 km View Results
2018 BC X-Country Championships Race 7 (U16 Girls) - 3 km View Results
2018 BC X-Country Championships Race 8 (U16 Boys) - 3 km View Results
2018 BC X-Country Championships Race 9 (U18 Girls) - 4 km View Results
2018 BC X-Country Championships Race 10 (U18 Boys) - 5 km View Results 
2018 BC X-Country Championships Team Results View Results
2018 BC X-Country Championships Masters Age Graded Results - View Results

 

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Accommodation

Participants and clubs that are looking for area accommodations are encouraged to contact the local Tourism Boards for information on accommodations.

Surrey Tourism - Discover Surrey BC

White Rock Tourism - Explore White Rock

 

 

Ferry Travel Assistance

BC Ferries and viaSport may assist with ferry travel costs for athletes participating in the BC Championship through the Sport Experience program. For more information visit Sport BC website: http://www.viasport.ca/grant/bc-ferries-sport-experience-program.

Applications for travel assistance must be received at least 12 business days before the Championship. Due to overwhelming demand, viaSport may not be able to accept all applications.

 

BUS TRANSPORTATION

No private shuttle service is planned for the BC Cross Country Championships.

Food and Beverage

Concession on site.

For more information

Canadian Cross Country Championships

The results from BC Cross Country Championships are used to select the BC team to compete at the National Cross Country Championships hosted at Ottawa, Ontario on Saturday, November 26, 2022. The 2022 BC Team Selection Criteria is available at the BC Team Criteria page.

2022 Athletics Canada National Cross Country Championships will start at 9:00am and wrap up with the Senior Awards at 3:30pm.

Details of the event will be poste on the Athletics Canada website.

The National Championships will serve as the trials for Canadian Teams at International Events.