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2 days ago World Speed Summit 6!
Agreed. Good stuff.
10 days ago Who coached girls XC at El Paso Bowie and El Paso Eastwood in the 1980s?
Anyone know? Both programs had a pretty good run. @knife
1 month ago What's up with Milesplit downgrading races from 5k to 3miles?
Region 3 courses are all legit. GPS measurement usually 3.16 or so for a midpacker, so pretty mu...
2 months ago What's up with Milesplit downgrading races from 5k to 3miles?
Region 2 was a 3mile. 3.03-3.05 on gps. 3.00 measured by zooming in on google maps. It was...
2 months ago What's up with Milesplit downgrading races from 5k to 3miles?
@NIKEPRE There isn't any competition for regional sites. People don't want them. One of the pr...
2 months ago Forget the 5k debate - what about the Monday regionals?
@morgazac The process is something like this: 1) Go to CCCAT and discuss this. Get them behin...
2 months ago What's up with Milesplit downgrading races from 5k to 3miles?
@Bkhall66 Not sure I would say the region is a joke as region 2 is legit as can be. Now the cour...
2 months ago Animals
@maniztall. Depends on the type of animal. Dogs yes Cats yes Monkey yes Birds of prey are n...
2 months ago What's up with Milesplit downgrading races from 5k to 3miles?
@rschoppe they're linked in my post above.
3 months ago What's up with Milesplit downgrading races from 5k to 3miles?
btw this is why I don't care about course lengths. I was asked by a few people yesterday if Nike...
3 months ago What's up with Milesplit downgrading races from 5k to 3miles?
@Riggers30 It depends on who is doing them. I do it on delta vs. previous or "known" course. ...
3 months ago What's up with Milesplit downgrading races from 5k to 3miles?
Nike South and McNeil speed ratings from Meylan. [url=http://www.tullyrunners.com/XC2018/Ratin...
3 months ago What's up with Milesplit downgrading races from 5k to 3miles?
If you have a system, post the results here weekly because people are starved for data. Good t...
3 months ago What's up with Milesplit downgrading races from 5k to 3miles?
@stickstickstick speed ratings are one way to do it. Check out tullyrunners.com I use delta f...
3 months ago Girls 5k in Texas, survey says!
btw the data from the original post is that of a coaching survey done at regional track meets. ...
3 months ago Girls 5k in Texas, survey says!
@Rgardenhc "The UIL Referendum Ballot results regarding the distance for girls cross-country are...
3 months ago Girls 5k in Texas, survey says!
@ErikThormaehlen The process to get the distance increased to 5k took about a decade. Started wa...
3 months ago Girls 5k in Texas, survey says!
Fyi mods can see IPs. So all the accounts coming from the same IP don't fool anyone.
3 months ago Girls 5k in Texas, survey says!
This is triple troll action going on here. Terrible. Timo didn't do the legwork on the 5k m...
3 months ago CCCAT Week 1 rankings discussion
[url=https://www.cccat.org/uploads/1/0/1/2/101265974/poll_2.pdf]Click HERE to access week 1 coa...
4 months ago Girls 5k in Texas, survey says!
@sfamiler ditto re RS. Think some things are getting lost in translation here, so I'm out. I'...
4 months ago Girls 5k in Texas, survey says!
@ErikThormaehlen honestly I put a lot of time into getting this distance event to become a distan...
4 months ago Girls 5k in Texas, survey says!
@panhandlerunner We had the same thing happen. Part of it was by design. I found that the group...
4 months ago Girls 5k in Texas, survey says!
@ErikThormaehlen Welcome to 6A, Erik. It isn't just about getting the soccer and swim girls out ...
4 months ago Girls 5k in Texas, survey says!
btw Rachel Johnson - our national champ from Texas - was running significant mileage when she won...
4 months ago Girls 5k in Texas, survey says!
@ErikThormaehlen I do agree that not all meets make it into the database. That being said, a...
4 months ago Girls 5k in Texas, survey says!
@ErikThormaehlen This has to be a joke. Girls distance running in Texas is better than ever. D...
4 months ago What did we get wrong in the Preseason XC All-State Teams?
@stickstickstick sad that you've been around that long or sad that I think the posts were like th...
4 months ago What did we get wrong in the Preseason XC All-State Teams?
@Rshumaker14 great posts! Reminiscent of the forum's glory days of 2005.
7 months ago Team results state meet Friday
I was wondering the same thing. Sort of an oversight...
7 months ago Full-time Track Asst - Tompkins High School
Then e-mail the contact.
8 months ago Coaches Paying to get into State Meet
Track might really be the only one. Swimming gives one per school, but gives out extra if >1...
8 months ago Region 2-6A Meet 2018
@stickstickstick I think they are given some ability to make the schedule work for each site.
8 months ago Region 2-6A Meet 2018
@annettel I've heard (unofficially and unconfirmed) that it is because they are preparing and hos...
8 months ago Region 2-6A Meet 2018
Region 3 lucked out due to the cool front. That could have been really really rough. If the tem...
8 months ago Region 2-6A Meet 2018
Honestly...smaller classifications have a better lobby than 5A and 6A. They pick what we do at o...
8 months ago Region 2-6A Meet 2018
I got ripped on here a while back for talking about 800 prelims. I think the people who like the...
8 months ago Region 2-6A Meet 2018
What I would like to see is the 3200 be placed between the 200 and 4x4 prelims in the evening on ...
8 months ago 2018 Cypress XC Relay (Sat 8/11) & CFISD Invitational (Fri 9/14)
The Cypress XC Relay will be held at Spring Creek Park in Tomball on Saturday 8/11. It is a uniq...
10 months ago Assistant Track Coach Position - Bridgeland HS
Bridgeland HS is the newest HS in CFISD in NW Houston. We are looking for a female assistant tra...
11 months ago Realignment Discussion
Yeah it is almost like they wanted to make sure there was an unpredicted change. I know they w...
11 months ago Realignment Discussion
[url=http://realignment.uiltexas.org/]Realignment Link[/url] Thoughts?
11 months ago Transfer Rules: Are they good or bad for the sport - Who do they affect the most?
I understand both of your daughters went through situations that were bad. That being said, th...
11 months ago Transfer Rules: Are they good or bad for the sport - Who do they affect the most?
That happens in Houston, too. "Come run for me." That exact same quote. Wow. Anyway, it is ...
11 months ago Running Apps for distance team??
We use running2win.com Free. There is an app, but I just use the browser version.
11 months ago Transfer Rules: Are they good or bad for the sport - Who do they affect the most?
I totally get what you're saying regarding people not being there that don't want to be there. ...
1 year ago Predictions
Well, they could easily pull the Triangle and Austin schools back into region II. Then send Katy...
1 year ago Predictions
Pasadena is 3 schools? Dobie, rayburn, south Houston? If so they make a 10 team district. ...
1 year ago Predictions
@WestTX that is the exact shuffle I have but I do think they will tinker with region 3 once they ...
1 year ago Predictions
@stickstickstick our district doesn't do natural breaks for relays. 3/4ths of the coaches would ...