State Cross Country Meet
Awarded to all participants.
5K Runners' Medals awarded to the Age Group Winners
(part of the XC Thrillogy Trail Series)
Awarded to those that participate in all three events (800 meters, 1600 meters & 5000 meters). Limited to the first 14 to register for all three events.
Individual - $18.00
Same day sign starts at 11:00am & ends at 1:30pm - $21.00
Special Olympic Challenge - $26.00
YouTube video with the Special Olympics State Cross Country Meet information:
Special Olympics Wisconsin holds exclusive interview with Brian Thomas from Kenosha Running Company regarding the upcoming inaugural Special Olympics Wisconsin State Cross Country Meet being held at UW Parkside in Kenosha on July 27...
Things you should know for RACE DAY!!!
Kenosha Running Company Inc. has partnered up with the Special Olympics of Wisconsin to present the first ever State Cross Country Meet for Special Olympics Athletes. This is will be the first Special Olympics event of its kind that will be welcoming for all Special Olympics Athletes and open to all other athletes of all ages and abilities. To make it perfectly clear, this event is open to Non-Special Olympics Athletes as well. Guide runners, mentor runners, individual runners of all ages and abilities are welcome to compete in any of the three distances.
We will have a distance that will fit all levels of fitness and abilities. The schedule...
5000 meters will be chipped timed. Other distances will not be chipped timed.
We will be posting weekly updates on our FB page: https://www.facebook.com/KenoshaRunningCompany/
Dorm rooms are no longer available.
The concessions are open to everyone and is a fundraiser for the Track and XC programs at UW-P.
We encourage a tailgate party type of environment but please note grills are not allowed on the Cross Country Course.
We will have our Special Olympic Challenge, where you can enter in all three races! Gives you the opportunity to have an extra Special Memory!
There will be a designated area for all SO Teams, Athletes and Families to set up your own camp area.
From 4:30pm – 7:30pm, you will be able to pick up your race packet and set up your team and individual area in the designated locations. This area is monitored all night. You can also sign up at this time, if you are adding a relay member or a friend has decided to join you at the last moment. Hotel Check in starts at 3:00pm
4:30am and throughout the day you can pick up your packet and sign up for a variety of races and distances, with starting times at 6am, noon, SO XC Meet starts at 2pm, and other HHH events start at 6pm and 9pm.
Cut Off Times:
There are no cut off times, please note official timing will end Sunday @ 12:30am
Bring your tailgate-party attitude, your favorite playlist that we can play for you (CDs are welcome as well), and a little extra food to share (yes, I wander and I am hungry most of the day!!)
Please contact us with any questions or suggestions on how to make this a more inclusive and better event for everyone... call 262-925-0300 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org