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1 month ago Merging Athletes
Hi Coach, Sent you a few athletes whose profile I need merged. Thanks! Chris Carter North Gwi...
3 months ago Tributes to Bruce
For those who wish to, I thought it'd be fitting to post tributes and memories of Bruce on the me...
5 months ago Day 1 MS State Video is Available for Viewing
Even with not the best video, the girls 3200 & girls 400 prelims are something to see! 10:42 & 56...
6 months ago How do you challenge a Timing Company's time?
Important to note - Coaches must make the appeal or protest. Parents can't do that. Parents shoul...
7 months ago WMAZ Piece on Bleckley County Coach Shelly Cranford
@gawebmaster Coach Cranford is awesome. He does a great job putting on the MS State XC Meet each ...
7 months ago 4x800 All-Time Top 10
@spxcoachrm I saw a kid once do the pole vault, 3200, triple jump, 300 hurdles quadruple. So, we ...
8 months ago Questions about track season
4x8 could be run in alleys with a 3-turn stagger, similar to the 4x4. I believe that's done in so...
9 months ago Questions about track season
@BranchTFXC Not that I've seen. Would be good to see some guidelines on that, clerk/check in, sha...
9 months ago Questions about track season
@CoachHoughton Yep. All three can score.
9 months ago Questions about track season
I'm not sure the 400-800 double is any more common than any other double, really. Some event comb...
9 months ago Questions about track season
[quote=LassiterCoach]Regarding the 4x800 this year. On GHSA.net the sectional meet schedule lists...
10 months ago GHSA State Championship Consistency
[quote=russlow]since 1A (public and private) are so small in size and number (they dont even have...
10 months ago GHSA Region Madness Week 2
@BostonBilly Did single-A schools go straight from Region to State in years past? Or, did they st...
10 months ago GHSA Region Madness Week 2
[quote=coachac]When I presented to the GHSA this spring, the main reason we were given for 7A to ...
10 months ago GHSA State Championship Consistency
I should point out to everyone that the schedule for each venue for 2021 has not been finalized o...
11 months ago Region Scoreboard Updated
This year's results shouldn't necessarily be used to argue for or against Sectionals without comp...
11 months ago GHSA Region Madness Week 2
I would argue that all classes would benefit and need this. I took a quick look at the last 20 fi...
11 months ago GHSA Region Madness Week 2
Sectionals. Georgia needs to figure out if making it to state is a part of sports, where kids le...
11 months ago State Meet Considerations
There is a lot more open space for teams & spectators to spread out at the Asics venue. So, while...
12 months ago Opinions About the Chattahoochee Hills Eventing Venue
Venue was great. At some point, consideration should be given to holding the State Meet here. Wid...
1 year ago Carrollton races and COVID
@8MileGoat Families are willing to assume a certain amount of risk. I completely understand a fam...
1 year ago Carrollton races and COVID
[quote=gotsoles]I feel it is truly a personal choice.[/quote] Personal choices affect others. The...
1 year ago XC training tips
@spxcoachrm 5-4-3-2-1 minutes on. I'll vary the rest/off depending on heat, fitness, etc. But, re...
1 year ago XC training tips
@spxcoachrm I like doing fartleks in the summer and as a transition from summer into harder worko...
1 year ago Covid Issues
@spxcoachrm I'm all for debating whether we should have meets or the safest way to do so. But, we...
1 year ago Covid Issues
@8MileGoat Can we please keep this stuff off of a track/XC message board? A message board for hig...
1 year ago Congratulations and Great jobs all around
@LassiterCoach Well said.
1 year ago Middle School Races
@bobvbob Correct. No middle school races at Gwinnett. Co. Meet this year.
1 year ago Meet Directors: Is your scheduled meet still a "go"?
For those planning on racing in Florida in August. Really just impacts the big weekend of meets o...
1 year ago Key GHSA Meeting at 1 pm Today
@RobtheAggie Spring sports' championships can be held after school ends. So, all seasons can be p...
1 year ago Key GHSA Meeting at 1 pm Today
GHSA Board of Trustees supposedly voted to move football start date (for games) back and kept all...
1 year ago Looking Ahead To the 2020 XC Season
California just moved several Fall sports to late winter/early spring, including XC. Interesting...
1 year ago Looking Ahead To the 2020 XC Season
@spxcoachrm Everything is on the table, in my opinion. Whatever it would take to get any form of ...
1 year ago GHSA XC Clinic
Coaches, Just a reminder that the GHSA required XC clinic must be completed by 7/31. It can be ac...
1 year ago please don't . . .
Posted as part of another thread. But, thought I'd post here to. A plea to all - The message boa...
1 year ago Coronavirus in Georgia: COVID-19 Dashboard
A plea to all - The message board is not the place for opinions as to why Covid-19 rates are incr...
1 year ago FHSAA considering delays, abbreviated seasons, seasons with no state series
Pretty interesting article from Florida. Focus is on football, since that generates most athletic...
1 year ago Looking Ahead To the 2020 XC Season
This will also be telling: [url=https://www.ajc.com/blog/high-school-sports/ghsa-sports-medicine...
1 year ago There will be a 4x8! GREAT job to those who presented to the GHSA today.
Rumor is that 4x8, 4 event limit, 3 individuals per event per team, 1 relay per team all coming t...
1 year ago Live stream of GHSA Board meeting today - 3:00
NFHS Network will live stream today's GHSA meeting where they will discuss resumption of sports i...
1 year ago 3200 time trial
@BostonBilly My mistake. I didn't realize it was open to the public since it's on the high school...
1 year ago 3200 time trial
@XCPantherfan How'd they get access to the Gainesville High School track when schools are closed?
1 year ago GHSA
Posted today: [url=https://www.ghsa.net/latest-ghsa-statements-coronavirus-situation]Latest GHSA...
1 year ago Mini Time Trials and Quarantine Race Results
Just send a screenshot of these to the appropriate organization (GHSA, school A.D., county A.D., ...
1 year ago Proposal for GHSA T&F Sub-Committee & Executive Committee
[quote=Monroetornado]most kids run the 400 run 300-meter hurdles that races back-to-back[/quote] ...
2 years ago Proposal for GHSA T&F Sub-Committee & Executive Committee
@goldeneaglexc This is awesome. Very well done. Great rationale & very well organized and easy to...
2 years ago There is Discussion of the 2020 XC Season Beginning/Ending 2 Weeks Later
Making this decision early is definitely important. Remember also that Carrollton City Schools ha...
2 years ago XC Important Deadlines
Coaches, Just a reminder that your rosters for Area/Region/State must be submitted by 10/18 on t...
2 years ago GHSA XC Post-Season Rules Clinic - Required for all XC coaches
@xcnewbee I can't speak to either one of those. Not sure. @AlphaCrush You are correct. GHSA is n...
2 years ago GHSA XC Post-Season Rules Clinic - Required for all XC coaches
Coaches, There was an error on one of the slides of the GHSA Post-Season Cross Country Clinic pr...