CENTRAL PARK INVITATIONAL
OCTOBER 2, 2021
Central Park, Huntington Beach
6741 Central Park Dr.
3 MILE COURSE WITH GRASS, DIRT, ASPHALT, HILLS, AND A LOOP AROUND A LAKE.
SPECTATORS HAVE AN EXCELLENT VIEW.
The team is still looking for a family to generously sponsor this race.
PARENTS: We need your help on Race Day! Please click on the SignUpGenius link to volunteer.
- Varsity Parents – Help SET UP the TEAM TENT
- Varsity & JV Parents – Bring WATER
- Frosh/Soph Parents – Bring SNACKS
- Frosh/Soph Parents – Bring FRUIT
- Sophomore Parents – Help TAKE DOWN the TEAM TENT
WHAT YOUR ATHLETE SHOULD BRING TO THE RACE
1. Wear the uniform
3. Light snacks
4. Warm-up shoes / Running shoes
5. Road Racing flats (if you have them)
6. It can be cool in the morning, so a light jacket and light pants
The bus leaves CDM at 6:30 am Saturday morning from the Bus Turnaround.
The bus turnaround is on Mar Vista Dr. behind the 300 building (see image below)
The bus will return to school after the last race.
There are two places to park for the race:
1st Choice – Park on Central Park Dr.
2nd Choice – Park at the Sports Complex: 18100 Goldenwest St, Huntington Beach. $1 – Parking machines take coins and $1 bills. Pedestrian crossing is at Talbert St.
RACE SCHEDULE (SUBJECT TO CHANGE)
**If you do not take the bus, athletes must be at the team tent 90 minutes before your race time.
The Coaches will let the athletes know which race they will compete in.
|Boys Varsity||8:30 am|
|Girls Varsity||9:00 am|
|Boys Junior Varsity||9:30 am|
|Girls Junior Varsity||10:00 am|
|Boys Freshman||10:30 am|
|Girls Freshman||11:00 am|
|Boys Sophomore||11:30 am|
We will have SHOE TAGS at this race. For those new to XC, shoe tags are laced into your shoe laces and function as the timing mechanism.
The team is charged $10 for each shoe tag not returned the day of the race.
Parents, please help by reminding the athletes to return their shoe tags back to our team’s check-in table before their cool-down run. Your help with shoe tags is greatly appreciated!
Laser Etched 24″ Surfboards will be Awarded to Teams who place 1st, 2nd & 3rd
Laser Etched 24″ Surfboards will be Awarded to Top Varsity Male & Female in both sections
Top 35 Runners in each race will be awarded our highly coveted Surf City Medals