Purple Strider Invitational

September 10, 2011 @ Kereiakes Park in Bowling Green, KY

Hosted by Bowling Green    

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Additional Information

You and your teams are invited to the 5th running of the Purple Strider Invitational on September 10th at Kereiakes Park in Bowling Green, Kentucky. Our course is the 2010 Sun Belt Conference course and will be the Region 2 3A Region
course for 2011. It is a challenging course, but fast. The course provides easy viewing of races for coaches, families, and fans to watch and cheer. Race distances will be 5K or high school, 4K for boys JV and a 4K for girls JV, 3K for middle school, and 2K for
elementary.


5K is 2 laps counter clockwise
4K is 2 lap clockwise
3K is 1 lap counter clockwise
2K is 1 lap clockwise

We will try to limit our field to around 20 teams. We average 18-24 teams each year
so get your entries in early.

Results will be posted and given out at the end of the meet. Please be patient.

There will be concessions available and t-shirts for sale.

Entry Deadline: Registration should be received by Thursday September 8th.
HYTEK entry and scoring will be used. ALL ENTRIES MUST BE SENT BY
USING HYTEK.

Send entries to: cmhamilton32@msn.com or christopher.hamilton@bgreen.kyschools.us

Race Information:
� Elementary race: Entry fee for elementary teams is $25.00 (boys and girls teams
are separate.) $5.00 for individuals.
� Middle school race: Entry fee for middle school teams is $35.00 (boys and girls
teams are separate.) $5.00 for individual
� JV 4K and 4K race: No charge if running a varsity team. This will be run after the
Varsity races.
� Varsity race: 10 entries for each team; only top 5 from each team can score.
Entry fee for varsity race is $55.00 (boys and girls teams are separate.) $10.00 for
individual.

Make checks payable to: Bowling Green Purple Striders.

Send Entry fees to:
Aimee Games
1737 Greenview Lane

Bowling Green, Ky. 42103

Times:
8:15 a.m. coaches meeting
8:30 a.m. Middle School Girls
9:00 a.m. Middle School Boys
9:30 a.m. Girls Varsity
10:00 a.m. Boys Varsity
10:30 a.m. Girls JV
11:00 a.m. Boys JV
11:30 a.m. Elementary Girls
11:50 a.m. Elementary Boys

All Times are Central

Awards:
� Elementary awards: Top 2 teams will receive a trophy, top 15 individuals will
receive a T-shirt, and the top 3 runners will receive medals.
� Middle school awards: Top 2 teams will receive a trophy, top 20 individuals will
receive a T-shirt, and top 3 runners will receive medals.
� JV: Top 3 Boys and top 3 Girls will medal and Top 10 Boys and Top 10 Girls
will receive a T-shirt.
� High School awards: Top 3 teams will receive a trophy, top 25 individuals will
receive a T-shirt, and top 5 runners will receive medals.

Directions:
� From I-65 North, take exit 26 and turn left at the top of the ramp. Kereiakes Park
will be 2 miles on the right.
� From I-65 South, Take exit 26 and turn right at the top of the ramp. Kereiakes
Park will be 2 miles on the right.

Any questions contact Matt Hamilton:
cmhamilton32@msn.com
270-782-9792 (home)
270-535-3557 (cell)
270-746-2300 (work)

Distance:

3K
3K
5K
5K
4K
4K
2K
2K

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