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5 days ago Boston Marathon - weather & on now
Nicole Dimercurio, North Gwinnett Class of 2009 and UGA grad (now with Zap Fitness) placed 5th!
5 days ago Boston Marathon - weather & on now
Good luck to Coach McClay, who is running!
26 days ago Jury of Appeals/Disqualification Process Question
Timer and Finish Line Judge are two different things. So if they didn't have anyone judging the f...
1 month ago Who is the Best HS Head Track Coach in Georgia
@GACARTER Good things to consider. I've also thought about other factors, such as how coaches...
1 month ago Coach Wood Invitational-10/13/18
Just letting everyone know this year's date will be 10/13/18. As we've done before, schools that...
1 month ago GATFXCCA Mentoring Program-Ideas Wanted
Coaches The Coaches Association (GATFXCCA)is preparing to start a mentoring program for coache...
2 months ago CC State schedule
I was told that the dates are 11/2 and 11/3, and that 7A would be on Saturday this year. But it h...
2 months ago Training Ideas
@acarr6453 Coach Mayer already addressed all of your questions, I believe. Gwinnett County al...
2 months ago Training Ideas
We have a parent coordinate a parent carpool, to help us get to a park that is 10 minutes away fr...
3 months ago Mill Creek looking for XC assistants for Fall 2018
Mill Creek High School is looking for boys and girls Cross Country Assistant Coaches for the 2018...
4 months ago Run for Tajay 5k, Saturday, 12/16 @ Mill Creek
I think I posted this before, but wanted to make sure and do it again. This Saturday, Mill Creek ...
5 months ago How Many Classes Should XC and Track have in Georgia
@GACARTER So true. If we can all think in terms of what will benefit the state as a whole, ...
5 months ago How Many Classes Should XC and Track have in Georgia
@MaristXCcoach With the shake up at the GHSA, perhaps that will be possible in the future. B...
5 months ago How Many Classes Should XC and Track have in Georgia
Yes, when we did the survey, some of the responses were that people did not want to go to Areas b...
5 months ago Congrats to Nahom Solomon
Congratulations to Nahom Solomon of Georgia Tech (and a Shiloh grad), who finished 22nd at NCAAs ...
5 months ago State course layout
@eddiemurray It was 2003. I know State started across the street that year. I think maybe L...
5 months ago State Date Predictions 2018!
I've already started working on this on behalf of the GATFXCCA. Based on the previous meet dates...
6 months ago True or False
[quote=trailcat]They weren't top 4 in '93-'94.[/quote] @trailcat Which was Coach Tigue’s...
6 months ago Hope and Hoppines Canned Food Drive at Coach Wood
Thank you to everyone that contributed to the food drive this year. Our previous best was 3,000 c...
6 months ago GHSA proposals from Board of Trustee Meeting 16 Oct that deal with Cross Country
If the Coaches Association knows about proposals like this beforehand, we can help. www.gatfxcca...
6 months ago Milton - 15:34 team average!
I just went back and looked and Coach Wood 2004 had 26 teams and 236 runners in the Championship ...
6 months ago Tis the season....
@8MileGoat One correction to your post: Coach Wood is a 5k. I measure it multiple times each...
6 months ago XC Rosters due 10/10
Just a reminder for coaches to take care of this if they haven't already!
7 months ago Tis the season....
Sounds like I'm in the minority but if it turns out the course was short this year (which still s...
7 months ago Letter from Coach Wood about Canned Food Drive
Coaches of teams attending the meet should have received this letter, but here it is just in case...
7 months ago Rankings
I saw a great tweet the other day. I forget who said it, but it said "No one hangs banners for mi...
7 months ago Craig Engels is coming to the Nike/Fleet Feet Coach Wood Invitational!
Craig Engels is the Nike athlete who will attend this year’s Coach Wood Invitational. While he ...
7 months ago GATFXCCA Cross Country Scholarship Information
Coaches, We are excited to be able to offer 2 scholarships this fall to Cross Country runner...
7 months ago Awesome article about Syracuse XC
I always enjoyed watching Keith Brantly. He was in that epic 1996 Olympic Marathon Trials race wh...
7 months ago Coach Wood Preliminary Rankings
Coaches of teams coming to Coach Wood: I just emailed you the preliminary rankings of teams comin...
7 months ago Awesome article about Syracuse XC
In case you haven't seen it, this is a pretty cool article from Lets Run about how Coach Fox buil...
7 months ago Varsity boys results for double dip
I confirmed with Perfect Timing that the back up at State (and Coach Wood) is a battery backup to...
8 months ago Whatever happened to.....?
A lot of good ideas on this thread! I think the more a program/individual progresses, the more f...
8 months ago 2017 Gwinnett XC Hall of Fame Inductees
The Gwinnett Cross Country Hall of Fame committee is pleased to announce the 2017 Gwinnett XC Hal...
8 months ago Wesleyan Varsity Meet #1 2017
Just read the article. Such an awesome act of selflessness!
8 months ago Dog Friendy Meets
North Georgia at Gainesville is NOT a dog friendly meet (except for service dogs), per the contra...
8 months ago Only 4 spots left in Coach Wood
Only 2 left now! First come first serve. Anyone else will be put on the waiting list. Thanks.
8 months ago Only 4 spots left in Coach Wood
There are only 4 spots remaining in this year's Fleet Feet/Coach Wood Invitational before we fill...
8 months ago 7A Coaches
I emailed all 7A coaches that the Coaches Association has on record to see if our list is up to d...
8 months ago World T & F Steeple - Americans 1-2
That steeple was amazing, as was Jenny Simpson's race. And the 10k was so good, with Farah showin...
11 months ago gwinnettxctf.com has been updated
For all that are interested, our Gwinnett County website has been updated with results from the s...
11 months ago Kyle Harkabus: Best Freshman in State History?
I was wondering the same thing. I think Ben Hubers ran around 4:30 as a freshman. I'm wondering ...
11 months ago Nike/Fleet Feet Coach Wood Invitational 10/14
We would love to have some AL teams come to the Nike/Fleet Feet Coach Wood Invitational on 10/14 ...
11 months ago Nike/Fleet Feet Coach Wood Invitational 10/14
We would love to have some TN teams come to the Nike/Fleet Feet Coach Wood Invitational on 10/14 ...
11 months ago Nike/Fleet Feet Coach Wood Invitational 10/14
We would love to have some NC teams come to the Nike/Fleet Feet Coach Wood Invitational on 10/14 ...
11 months ago Nike/Fleet Feet Coach Wood Invitational 10/14
We would love to have more Florida teams come to the Nike/Fleet Feet Coach Wood Invitational on 1...
11 months ago Condolences to Harrison XC/Track
Thoughts and prayers to the Harrison community. http://www.ajc.com/news/local/high-school-stu...
11 months ago State XC Meet Schedule Will Be Published Next Week
Unfortunately it did not. I just emailed Jay Russell asking about it.
11 months ago Coach Wood close to full
The 2017 Coach Wood Invitational is close to being full, so any head XC coaches that want their t...
12 months ago Friday weather for state meets
Accuweather says "not as warm with periods of rain and a thunderstorm" for Rome during the day Fr...