Meet Info

The 2011 Clara Bowl
A High School Cross Country Invitational at Berry College

Date:		SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 2011

Time:	Saturday
Open Race					8:00 AM
4A, 5A Varsity Girls				8:45 AM
	4A, 5A, Varsity Boys				9:30 AM
	1A, 2A, 3A Varsity Girls			10:30 AM
	1A, 2A, 3A Varsity Boys			11:15 AM
	Junior Varsity Girls				12:00 PM
	Junior Varsity Boys				12:45 PM
	
Place:	Berry College, Rome, GA on US HWY 27, two miles north of downtown Rome. Races start and finish in the Clara Bowl adjacent to the Ford Buildings. Directions available: http://www.berry.edu/admissions/stn_directions.asp

Course:	5K; three one mile grass loops with asphalt road crossings.
	The course will be open for inspection on Friday, September 2.

Divisions:	Open race
-	Bib tag timing
-	non GHSA sanctioned race (anyone can run)
-	$10 per person
Varsity races
-	Bib tag timing
-	Limit 10 entrants per team
-	sanctioned race
-	$10 per person
JV races
-	Bib tag timing
-	unlimited entrants
-	sanctioned race
-	$5 per person

Awards:	Open race: top 10 male and top 10 female individuals
	Varsity races: top 4 teams and top 20 individuals
	JV races: top 20 individuals

Results:	Finish results are being tabulated with Bib tag timing technology. They will be announced and posted as soon as possible near the check-in tent. Full results will be posted on the Berry College web site; 
	http://www.berry.edu/athletics/berryinvitational/index.asp    

Sanctions:	Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, and Tennessee. We will be pleased to pursue any other requests.

Parking:	Berry Campus Security will be coordinating parking and traffic flow in a manner that is safe and efficient both for this event and normal campus activities. Your patient cooperation and understanding is a big asset. 

Medical:	Medical attention will be available at stations behind the finish. Please be advised that race day conditions are often hot, humid, and physically challenging. Coaches are responsible for the well-being of each athlete and should consider each athlete’s fitness before entry in the meet.

T-Shirts and Concessions:	For sale under the Check-in tent.

Facilities:	No dressing rooms are available. Port-a-johns will be provided.

Accommodations:	Log on to http://www.romegeorgia.org/VisitRome/Accommodations.aspx


Entry Information

Entry Fee:	Open race: $10 per person
	Varsity races: $10 per person
	JV races: $5 per person
Checks made payable to Berry College
	 
Deadline:	Monday, August 29, 2011
	
To Enter:	Log on to http://ga.milesplit.com/meets/calendar/2011/cc