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Fall Cross Country

Fall Cross Country

2017 Season:

  • Competitive: September 8 - October 30
  • Developmental: September 8 - October 30
  • Cranford: September 13 - November 3

Cross Country is the fall season for the Flyers Track Club.  Athletes will learn the fundamentals of distance running and techniques unique to off-track running.  More experienced athletes will build on the fundamental skills through conditioning and in-depth training.  Developmental Team athletes are offered the option of participating in one of the scheduled meets.  Athletes on the Competitive Team are encouraged to attend the scheduled meets and compete in the USATF Junior Olympic Meet.  More than 170 Flyers participated last fall with qualifiers for the USATF state, regional and national championship meets.

Competitive Team:

  • Basic Information
  • Registration - To join, there are only two things to do:
    1. Complete a Registration Form:
      • Complete the Registration Form online by typing directly into the PDF and printing it, OR print it and complete it by hand.
      • Bring the completed Registration Form to the Welcome Center.  Paper Registration Forms are available at the Welcome Center.
    2. Process your Payment: Register in person at the Welcome Center.
  • ​Detailed Information for Parents (will be posted when available)
  • Practice Location and Times
    • ​Tamaques Park, 1101 Lamberts Mill Road, Westfield, NJ Tamaques Park Loop Map with Post Locations
      • Monday and Friday 5:45 PM - 7:15 PM  (As of October 9, time changes to 5:45 PM - 7:00 PM.)
      • Wednesdays October 11 through end of season, 5:45 PM - 7:00 PM
    • Oak Ridge Park, Perimeter Loop, Clark, NJ
      • Wednesday 5:45 PM - 7:15 PM through October 4

​Developmental Team:

  • Basic Information
  • Registration - To join, there are only two things to do:
    1. Complete a Registration Form:
      • Complete the Registration Form online by typing directly into the PDF and printing it, OR print it and complete it by hand.
      • Bring the completed Registration Form to the Welcome Center.  Paper Registration Forms are available at the Welcome Center.
    2. Process your Payment: Register in person at the Welcome Center.
  • ​Detailed Information for Parents (will be posted when available)
  • Practice Location and Times

​Cranford Middle Schoool Team:

  • Basic Information
  • Registration - To join, there are only two things to do:
    1. Complete a Registration Form (will be posted when available):
      • Complete the Registration Form online by typing directly into the PDF and printing it, OR print it and complete it by hand.
      • Bring the completed Registration Form to the Welcome Center.  Paper Registration Forms are available at the Welcome Center.
    2. Process your Payment: Register in person at the Welcome Center.
  • ​Detailed Information for Parents (will be posted when available)
  • Practice Location and Times
    • ​Orange Avenue School, 901 Orange Avenue, Cranford, NJ
      • Monday and Friday 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
    • ​Hillside Avenue School, 25 Hillside Avenue, Cranford, NJ
      • ​Wednesday 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM

USATF Race Distances:

Age divisions are based on calendar year of birth.  Click here to read more about age divisions.  The Lakeland XC courses at Greystone changed for the 2017 season.  New new course maps are below.