Catholic School Athletic Association Championships

Louisville, KY

Meet Information

The Louisville Catholic School Athletic Association (“CSAA”) cordially invites all Archdiocese of Louisville catholic grade school teams to participate in the 33rd running of the CSAA City Championship Meet and Fun Run.

LOCATION E.P. “Tom” Sawyer Park, 2800 Freys Hill Rd. Louisville, KY 40241. The course is located in the southeast corner of Sawyer Park. Follow signs to the BMX track. NOTE - THIS IS NOT THE MAIN PARK ENTRANCE.

OCTOBER 2 FUN RUN

Start Grades Gender Distance

6:00 K-2nd Girls 1/2 Mile
6:15 K-2nd Boys 1/2 Mile
6:30 3-4th Girls 3/4 Mile
6:45 3-4th Boys 3/4 Mile

OCTOBER 3 CITY CHAMPIONSHIP

Start Grades Gender Distance

6:00 5-6th Girls Mile
6:15 5-6th Boys Mile
6:30 7-8th Girls 3000 m
6:45 7-8th Boys 3000 m

HOW TO ENTER Submit entries via the KYTrackXC.com website. Enter the full team roster.

ENTRY FEE $8 per runner for the Championship race. $3 per runner for the Fun Run. The race fee will only be charged for those who compete. Do not pay via the website or send a check. The CSAA will bill your school directly.

ENTRY DEADLINE Entries are due by midnight Monday September 25.

DIVISION ELIGIBILITY RULES Participants must run in the division as dictated by their grade. A 5th or 6th grade runner may not compete on a 7-8th grade team.

TEAM SIZE A parish must compete with a minimum of four runners to receive a team score. There is no limit to the number of runners a parish may enter. Parishes may enter fewer than four runners but their finishing places will not count toward a team score. Schools may not merge teams.

SCORING Team scores will determined by totaling the scores of the first four runners of each team.

RACE NUMBERS Each runner will be assigned a bib number to be worn on the from of his/her uniform. These race numbers must be returned upon completion. Failure to do so will result in a $10 fee for each unreturned number.

RACE RESULTS Individual and team results will be posted at the meet venue, sent to coaches via email the same evening and available at KYTrackXC.com and loucsaa.net shortly thereafter.

AWARDS In the Championship Meet, trophies will be awarded to Champion, Runner-Up and Third Place teams. Medals will be presented to the first three finishers. Ribbons will be given to the first 20 individuals. Per CSAA policy, no team or individual awards will be given for the Fun Run.

STARTING LINE PROCEDURES Each team will be assigned its own starting box prior to the meet and will retain the same box for all races.

UNIFORMS All teams must wear matching shirts.

SPIKES Spikes are not allowed.

PARKING Primary parking areas are the paved BMX lot and the grass field directly across from the course. DO NOT PARK ON THE GRASS ANYWHERE IN THE PARK OTHER THAN IN THE DESIGNATED FIELD.

TENTS Tents are allowed anywhere other than on the actual courses and in the open area around the finish line.

QUESTIONS Contact Joe Buechler at joebuechler62@gmail.com

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