2009 UW-Eau Claire Blugold Invite
Whitetail Golf Course, Colfax, WI
RACE INFO: Women's 6K race - 4:00 PM, Men's 8K race - 5:00 PM
Starting Procedures for each race: 30-20-10-5-1 minutes prior, the announcer will state minutes to race time. 10 minutes prior start area is cleared out and all athletes are to report to the line.
Entries/Fees: The entry fee is $150/team/gender.($300 for combined Women’s and Men’s program, $10 per unattached, Alumni are free). Entries will be done online at www.pttiming.com. Entries will close at 9:00 PM on Wednesday, September 30.
COURSE: The course will be single lined and flagged throughout. Each 1600 will be marked (1600, 3200, 6400, etc.).
PARKING: Teams can park in the golf course club house area. Additional parking for spectators is available at Whitetail Golf Course driving range for a fee.
TRAINERS: Our training staff will be at the Whitetail Golf Course beginning at 2pm.
CHIP TIMING: The chip timing system will be used. Each athlete will receive 2 chips. These chips must be turned in 30 minutes after the race in the zip lock baggie that is in your meet packet. This baggie is marked with your school name and the total number of chips that must be returned. When athletes finish the race, instruct them to run through the finish line and keep moving out the corral which is 35m deep and 10 feet wide.
AWARDS: Top 25 athletes will receive a t-shirt. The winning teams will receive a team plaque.
SHOWERS: Showers are available at the UWEC McPhee Athletic Building.