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17 days ago Steeple Clinic
Walk up day of registrations are welcome
19 days ago Steeple Clinic
Cross Country on the track ...!! The 2018 Steeple Clinic is a great opportunity to learn, or r...
3 months ago Steeple Clinic
Coaches/Athletes: The 2018 edition of the Lovejoy All-American Steeplechase Clinic will take p...
7 months ago Team results state meet Friday
@Aggietom My $.o2 worth: No doubt about it..this is the best track meet held in the US over a 2 ...
8 months ago Coaches Paying to get into State Meet
Is there an explanation why Track & Field Coaches have to pay to get into the State Meet to coach...
2 years ago Lovejoy Spring Distance Festival
@TxXCCoach Coaches, Registration for the meet will close at 11:59pm Wednesday evening...
2 years ago Lovejoy Spring Distance Festival
Coaches: Here is a link to our Distance Meet to be held on March 11 at LHS: http://lovejoyath...
3 years ago Texas Meet of "Champions"?
I think both events are great for showcasing Texas talent and perhaps could be combined at a sing...
3 years ago Lovejoy Fall XC Festival
Coaches: Please consider our race for your fall schedule. Myers is a course with challenging hi...
3 years ago How does a runner qualify for Steeple Chase in Tx Relays?
Lovejoy had a Steeple this year on 3/5...we will have the meet around the same weekend each spring
3 years ago Are there really Coaches out there who still consider the 400 as mid distance ?
At my age and current fitness level, it's a marathon...
3 years ago Region III-6A Track schedule published
3200 should be the first running FINAL run after 4x400m prelims on Friday evening...
3 years ago Rain and Regions
I was planning on reviewing Play: "Fiddler on the Roof" Formations: The Wing T Skills: Nunch...
3 years ago Rain and Regions
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=-c1-Y6YWS1w
3 years ago Rain and Regions
If it rains as much as predicted we might be racing with "flipper"... The course isnt as much ...
3 years ago Rain and Regions
Current weather models have DFW area getting up to 8+ inches of rain over the weekend.. Lynn C...
4 years ago Super Proud of Magness
Unless I havent been plugged into the right outlets, this shows how far our sport has fallen from...
4 years ago CC Regional Dates in Question
Well if thats the case thats really sad that it comes down to changing up our post season because...
4 years ago CC Regional Dates in Question
@TxXCCoach ...sorry that should be "still"...
4 years ago CC Regional Dates in Question
Makes sense that check-in shake-out would be on Sunday.. But what do you do about kids who have r...
4 years ago UIL & XC/Distance
I know that Kansas has long done their state meets at different locations. They split between a ...
4 years ago Region 3200 start times
Region II 6A is running at 7:40pm Friday night...it looks as though the Regional Directors can't ...
4 years ago Region 3200 start times
I spoke with Regional director...another coach has spoke with Traci (who does a great job)...seem...
4 years ago Region 3200 start times
This is seemingly an issue each year..but why isnt the 3200m run on Friday evening after the 4x4 ...
4 years ago Adam Goucher/Tim Catalono at Lovejoy
Former NCAA XC/Indoor Champion/Olympian Adam Goucher along with CU team mate Tim Catalano will br...
5 years ago Running in mixed races
@Aggietom Different states/different eras, but Jim Ryun did it/Alan Webb did it...fast is fast....
5 years ago Lovejoy Fall XC Festival Information
coaches: The date for this year's edition of the Lovejoy Fall XC Festival will be September 27...
5 years ago REGIONAL 800 AS A STRAIGHT FINAL??????????????????????????????
Region 2 4A is having the 3200 at a 2:30pm start. Expected highs on Friday currently are 83...Wh...
5 years ago Assistant XC/Head Girls Track (anticipated) Lovejoy HS
Boys track is also a possibility if both programs stay combined...
5 years ago Assistant XC/Head Girls Track (anticipated) Lovejoy HS
Coaches: I am anticipating the position to be filled. Teaching areas are open..If you know of...
5 years ago Superintendent Survey regarding state meet qualification process (#teams and individuals)
The site of the NCAA South Region XC meet would be a great option. Has enough hills to make it f...
5 years ago Superintendent Survey regarding state meet qualification process (#teams and individuals)
I would be in favor of the 4th team added from Regionals and will request that my Superintendent ...
5 years ago Article Comment: Who are the top 50 Boys HS Middle Distance Runners of All-Time?
Pete Janson for Dallas Highland Park ran 1:54/4:10....then was 2 time Big XII Steeple Champion fo...
5 years ago Girls race distance for next year
If that's the case it's still a huge discrepency between a school with 5000+ students and a schoo...
5 years ago Girls race distance for next year
@drarcher that seems like a big disparity when i thought the goal was to try to even out classifi...
5 years ago Girls race distance for next year
@Aggietom it will be really interesting with the growth of a lot of the metroplex areas to see ho...
5 years ago Girls race distance for next year
@panhandlerunner i think it is but i bet the concept is about the same though except to try to ke...
5 years ago Girls race distance for next year
Dagnabbit...well now i guess we just wait to see which divisions we'll all be placed in..
5 years ago Girls race distance for next year
http://www.uiltexas.org/files/alignments/2014-2016/R&RPolicies_2014-2016.pdf That is the link ...
5 years ago Girls race distance for next year
That would be nice...but then you might be looking at current 3a schools bumping to 4a and then r...
5 years ago Girls race distance for next year
On UIL it says they are taking 245-220 schools for 6a. Then he next 200-220 schools for 5a and t...
5 years ago Girls race distance for next year
We are currently 4a...I wouldn't like going back to 2 miles after 2 years of racing 5k.....
5 years ago Girls race distance for next year
With the reclassification for next year...is it posted somewhere which divisions will be racing 5...
5 years ago La
If we could get the schedule tweaked to where Regionals were held a week earlier..keep the State ...
5 years ago La
State meet can be held on the same weekend..bump Regionals up a week.
5 years ago La
I think its something that needs to be looked at...i would rather have a State Championship where...
5 years ago La
I agree..it does make tough to get the training/racing timing down especially if youre in a rough...
5 years ago La
Maybe move Regions up a week? Im sure there are all sorts of logistical issues, but I think it w...
5 years ago La
The discussion thread title was supposed to be "later state meet strt date".
5 years ago La
Has there ever been discussion of moving the state meet back a week? Having it match the 2 weeks...