Matthew Chestnut

Roswell, GA

About Me

Matthew Chestnut • Alpha Crush Running Club founder and head coach • USATF Certified Official / Starter

Discussion Posts

Topic/Message
6 days ago GHSA Constitution and By-Laws 2018-2019
[url=https://www.ghsa.net/constitution]GHSA Constitution and By-Laws 2018-2019[/url] Changes o...
7 days ago NFHS 2019 Track & Field and Cross Country Rules Changes
NFHS news... [url=https://www.nfhs.org/articles/simplification-of-uniform-rule-continues-in-hi...
2 months ago GHSA State Championships (1A Private, 4A & 7A) 2018
@swd006 I think video coverage may be limited to what [url=http://www.nfhsnetwork.com/explore/on-...
2 months ago GHSA State Championships (1A Private, 4A & 7A) 2018
@fraztrot From... [url=http://www.ptgrouponline.com/]The Perfect Timing Group[/url] and.....
2 months ago Albany Live Prelims!
@Dlshipp See NFHS Network [url=https://www.nfhsnetwork.com/explore/on-demand/school/18bad24aa...
2 months ago GHSA State Championships (5A & 6A) 2018
@ajmerine From... [url=http://www.ptgrouponline.com/]The Perfect Timing Group[/url] and.....
2 months ago GHSA State Championships (1A Public, 2A & 3A) 2018
@Dlshipp From... [url=http://www.ptgrouponline.com/]The Perfect Timing Group[/url] and... ...
2 months ago GHSA Track & Field State Championships - Performance Lists and Meet Programs
GHSA Track & Field State Championships - May 10-12, 2018 - Performance Lists and Meet Programs [u...
2 months ago Summer program for xc
I suggest you refer to [url=https://www.ghsa.net/constitution]GHSA Constitution and By-Laws for 2...
3 months ago GISA Track and Field Championship 2018
I see results [url=http://ga.milesplit.com/meets/318065/results/587928/raw]here[/url]
3 months ago 1600M boys and girls from 7A sectionals at McEachern
I've included "clickable" links below. [url=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TxtnNV8d_ho]Girls ...
3 months ago A Private Sectionals
The link to the [url=https://www.ghsa.net/2018-ghsa-track-and-field-coaches-handbooks]2018 GHSA T...
3 months ago Middle School video
Kudos to the videographer. He was there *all day* Saturday, from the first race at 9:00 am to the...
3 months ago Georgia Middle School State Championships 2015
@aaronhesterjr See: [url=https://www.smartmeets.com/page/show/1052147-how-to-register]How to Regi...
4 months ago An Appeal to GHSA to put kids first
"School district policy", the story [url=http://www.milesplit.com/articles/236964-behind-missouri...
4 months ago Jury of Appeals/Disqualification Process Question
I think the key is for meet management to have enough [b]umpires[/b] in place to watch for runnin...
4 months ago How does an individual advance to state?
@woody2121 FYI, the [url=https://www.ghsa.net/2018-ghsa-track-and-field-coaches-handbooks]2018 GH...
5 months ago Patching a runway
These [url=https://www.google.com/search?q=running+track+repair+kit]track repair kits[/url] may b...
5 months ago Link for rules website made last year for Track & Field
[url=https://www.ghsatrack.com/]GHSA Track & Field Guidelines[/url] [url=https://www.ghsa.ne...
5 months ago Hornets 8-Way 2018
The meet information is a bit difficult to read, but Item #18 has the time schedule. 18. Time...
6 months ago AAA Sectional site found - Need A-Public site
2017 Class A Public Claxton HS Tim Suttles - Montgomery Co [url=http://ga.milesplit.com/meets/...
6 months ago Brian Herron Indoor 200 Meter dash 20.95!! World youth record?
[url=http://www.usatf.org/News/Brian-Herron-s-dash-double-earns-him-USATF-Athlete.aspx]Brian Herr...
8 months ago 2017 USATF Region 4 Junior Olympic Cross Country Championships
Meet results can be found [url=http://georgia.usatf.org/Committees/Youth/Results/Results/2017-11-...
8 months ago USATF Region 4 XC Site (Heritage Christian ??)
@GAmarathonrunner ... Heritage Christian Church, 2130 Redwine Rd, Fayetteville, GA 30215 [u...
8 months ago 2017 USATF Georgia HS Cross Country Meet of Champions 2017
@hudsonxc There are a set of Meet of Champions results posted [url=http://georgia.usatf.org/Commi...
8 months ago NFHS - "Providing Fluids to Competitors at Cross Country Competitions"
A timely article after the relatively hot conditions at the state XC meet... [b]Track and Fiel...
9 months ago Transitions/Sunglasses at State Meet
@emkc The GHSA rules on uniforms are more strict than NFHS. In Georgia, [b]length[/b] of undergar...
9 months ago Transitions/Sunglasses at State Meet
There is no longer mention of jewelry, hair beads or sunglasses in the 2017 GHSA Constitution. As...
11 months ago Athletes with asthma and carrying an inhaler
I could not find anything in the GHSA rules that would override the NFHS rules. According to [...
11 months ago Athletes with asthma and carrying an inhaler
2017 NFHS Track and Field and Cross Country Rule Book, p. 27 Rule 4.6.5 ... It is an unfair act ...
1 year ago Uniform rules for State
The last two pages in this document, [url=https://www.ghsa.net/2017-sectional-meet-handbook-track...
1 year ago GHSA 5A Sectional ( Regions 2,4,5,8 ) 2017
See [url=http://www.ghsa.net/2017-sectional-meet-handbook-track-and-field]2017 Sectional Meet Han...
1 year ago Uniform Rule Interpretation
@GACARTER I was responding to "... and one was wearing a loose distance running uniform."
1 year ago Uniform Rule Interpretation
Regarding "...three [4x4 relay athletes] were wearing compression speed suits and one was wearing...
2 years ago 2016 USATF National Junior Olympic Cross Country Championships - All-Americans
The Georgia Association had 24 All-American athletes (Top 25) in the USATF National Junior Olympi...
2 years ago Are GPS watches allowed in HS Races?
These documents provide a bit more context: [url=https://www.ghsa.net/sites/default/files/docu...
2 years ago Both XC Proposals Passed by GHSA
Here is the [url=http://www.ghsa.net/sites/default/files/documents/executive-committee/AgendaApri...
3 years ago USATF Developmental Youth Meet - PTC Flash 2015
@gawebmaster thank you for posting the results.
3 years ago Uniform Compliance?
@Uncle_Elvis GHSA clarified the "sunglasses" rule in the 2015-2016 bylaws. At last year's ...
3 years ago Uniform Compliance?
The USATF officials working the GHSA XC championships at the starting line will be looking for un...
3 years ago 4th Annual AT&T Panther XC Invitational 2015
@cs119118 Heritage Christian Church, 2130 Redwine Rd, Fayetteville, GA 30215.
3 years ago usatf jo date and site for preliminaries?
@Yifter80 [url=http://usatfga.org/SportsCommittees/YouthAthletics.aspx]USATF GA Youth page[/url],...
3 years ago Cross country meet in Savannah
You can go to the ga.milesplit.com [url=http://ga.milesplit.com/calendar?season=cc&year=2015&leve...
3 years ago Coach Wood sign up link for teams that didn't race last year
You may have to manually add a ":" between the "https" and the "//". Here is the [url=https://...
3 years ago Where are the meet pictures?
http://www.mytrackpix.com/gmsc http://ga.milesplit.com/photos/albums/25346 http://ga.milesplit....
3 years ago Middle School State Virtual Meet
@mbeaudreau From my notes from last year's meet (I was the starter) I had the girls 3200m sta...
3 years ago Starting Heights
Links: http://www.ghsa.net/ghsa-girls-state-track-meet-information http://www.ghsa.net/ghsa...
3 years ago New 4x4 Relay Lines
http://www.iaaf.org/about-iaaf/documents/technical#manuals-guidelines "IAAF Track and Field Fa...
4 years ago GATFXCCA website
I'd like to suggest that the requirement of [b]GHSA affiliation[/b] for a regular membership be m...
4 years ago NCAA Div II Championships - how they report course length
Men's 10K (9560m) and Women's 6K (5780m). I wonder how many times they wheeled the course? ht...