Catbird Classic 2019

London, KY
Hosted by North Laurel

Meet Information

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Anyone looking for a Cross Country meet in Southeastern Kentucky the second week of the season?

North Laurel and South Laurel High School will be hosting a cross country meet on Saturday, August 31st on the North Laurel High School campus. It is a demanding course but will be a good challenge for runners early in the season. For teams who have not been here in a while, the course has been redesigned and runners and spectators both enjoy the changes. The North Laurel Invitational and Area 8 Championships will still be run on Saturday, September 28th.

On-line entries are due Wed. August 28th at 6:00 p.m.. The Hy-tek operator will be Chris Butcher. You can send entries to him at crbutcher@icloud.com. Chris contact phone number is 859-893-1414. Please contact Rachel Gaynor at rachel.gaynor@laurel.kyschools.us if you plan on bringing a team or teams.

Entry fees will be charged but at a very minimal rate. The charge will be $70.00 per school no matter how many teams or runners you bring. If you do not have 12 runners total, then the charge is $6.00 per runner. The meet will be limited to 15 schools in each division.

Time Race Distance

9:30 a.m. Girls Varsity 5K Unlimited

10:15 a.m. Boys Varsity 5K Unlimited

11:00 a.m. MS girls & boys 3K Unlimited

11:30 a.m. Elementary Girls (6th & under) 2K Unlimited

11:45 a.m. Elementary Boys (6th & under) 2K Unlimited

All times are tentative - we will operate on a rolling schedule.

Awards will be first place trophy or plaque to the winner of each race and ribbons to the 2nd through 25th runners in each race. First place team trophy or plaque for all levels.

Checks need to be made to North Laurel High School Cross Country. If checks are mailed before the meet, please send them to: Rachel Gaynor, North Laurel High School, 1300 East Hal Rogers Parkway, London, KY 40741

Tents will be allowed in the grassy areas around the bus loop in front of the school. Concession stand and restrooms will be available.

Parking: All buses will park in the bus loop in front of the school. All parents and spectators will take the first right after entering campus and park in the loop next to the school. Admission will be $5.00 per carload (Please make your parents aware of this).

Directions to North Laurel:

From I-75 North take Exit 41, turn right off the exit ramp. Go to the 3rd light and make a left into campus.

From I-75 South take exit 41, turn left off of the exit ramp. Go to the 4th light and make a left into campus.

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