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Battle of the Potomac XC 6 Championship

Date Saturday, November 19th, 2011
Location Smokey Glen Farm
16407 Riffleford Rd
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Distances 2.5K, 5K
  Event Time Date Fee  
Adult Dinner Tickets Only. Post-Race Barbecue Chicken dinner is included in each runners' registration.
Any high school boy cross country runner is encouraged to register for the BOYS 5K race. Medals will go to the first 15 finishers. Runners compete on the double loop 5K course on Smokey Glen Farm.
Any high school girl cross country runner is encouraged to register for the GIRLS 5K race. Medals will go to the first 15 finishers. Runners compete on the double loop 5K course on Smokey Glen Farm.
OPEN 2.5K MIDDLE SCHOOL--Boys & Girls
All high school boy cross country runners may enter the "SEEDED" 5K race. NOTE: this race seeks to seed the fastest runners from the Fall 2011 season in Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia and the District of Columbia (e.g., Top 5 varsity runners on a team). Runners may choose to run in the SEEDED race or the OPEN 5K race. Both races cover the Battle of Potomac double loop 5K course at Smokey Glen Farm. Individual race entry-- $26; If you have a group of 10 or more, Contact BATTLE XC Staff for discounted offline registration forms.
All high school girl cross country runners may enter the "SEEDED" 5K race. NOTE: this race seeks to seed the fastest runners from the Fall 2011 season in Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia and the District of Columbia (e.g., Top 5 varsity runners on a team). Runners may choose to run in the SEEDED race or the OPEN 5K race. Both races cover the Battle of Potomac double loop 5K course at Smokey Glen Farm. Individual race entry-- $26; If you have a group of 10 or more, Contact BATTLE XC Staff for discounted offline registration forms.
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BATTLE OF THE POTOMAC XC 6 CHAMPIONSHIP - 2011

Smokey Glen Farm

Saturday, November 19, 2011 at 11:59 AM

http://www.battlexc.com

Additional Date Information

First race (Middle School 2.5K) begins at 12:45 pm

Address

Smokey Glen Farm
16407 Riffleford Rd Gaithersburg, MD  20878

Fees

Individual race entry-- $26; If you have a group of 10 or more, Contact BATTLE XC Staff for discounted rate of $23 per runner on an offline registration form. battlexc@americanrunning.org

**ONSITE "Day of Race" FEE:  $35 for 5K races; $30 for Middle School

Registration Closing Date

Thursday, November 16, 2011 at 3:01 PM PST

Brief Description

The 6th Annual BATTLE OF THE POTOMAC XC: MD vs VA Championship or its nickname, the XC BORDER WAR 6 returns to Smokey Glen Farm on the famous double loop course. NIKE DryFit Singlets will be included with the first 400 Open and Seeded registered runners . Middle School runners will either receive a new singlet or prior year singlet. **BATTLE XC 6 STAFF cannot guarantee a specific size singlet. *The Post-Race Barbecue Chicken dinner is included in each runners' registration.  Value of the registration is over $45 dollars .

Thanks to Nike's Chairman's past and current support, this event is the public outreach for youth fitness in the fall for the American Running Association.

Additional Information

6th BATTLE OF THE POTOMAC XC CHAMPIONSHIP: MD-DC vs VA-WV in a cross country 5K "battle " of high school runners who live in states bordering the Potomac River. More information and prior year photos and videos can be found at: www.battlexc.com The BATTLE OF THE POTOMAC XC CHAMPIONSHIP is a production of the AMERICAN RUNNING ASSOCIATION (www.americanrunning.org), a 501 (C) (3) nonprofit that is committed to increasing the physical activity levels of America's youth and by encouraging all adults to increase their activity by walking and running.

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Directions to Smokey Glen Farm

From I-270, take the Rt 28 West exit towards Gaithersburg. Proceed approximately 5 miles. Take a right on Riffeford Rd (traffic light) and go another 1/2 mile to Smokey Glen Farm on the right. Turn right at 2nd entrance and park.

Directions

From VA: Follow I-495 across the Legion Bridge into Maryland. Follow the left hand spur onto I-270 North. Follow I-270 north to the MD Route 28West exit. Follow 28 West for approximately 5 miles. Turn right onto Riffleford Rd. Smokey Glen Farm is on the right hand side within a half mile.

Name City, State Event  
Barnes, Charde Upper Marlboro, MD GIRLS OPEN 5K
Barraclough, Aaron Springfield, VA BOYS OPEN 5K
Barranco, John Severna Park, MD Adult Dinner Ticket
Barranco, Patrice Severna Park, MD Adult Dinner Ticket
Becker, Matt Abingdon, MD OPEN 2.5K MIDDLE SCHOOL - Boys & Girls
Bingaman, Samantha Mount Airy, MD SEEDED 5K - GIRLS
Blackburn, Matt Springfield, VA BOYS OPEN 5K
Blackman, Sam North Potomac, MD Adult Dinner Ticket
Blackman, Sam North Potomac, MD OPEN 2.5K MIDDLE SCHOOL - Boys & Girls
Blagg, Christopher Arlington, VA BOYS OPEN 5K
Blagg, Emily Arlington, VA SEEDED 5K - GIRLS
Blankenship, Jordan Saint Leonard, MD BOYS OPEN 5K
Bollinger, Luke Bel Air, MD OPEN 2.5K MIDDLE SCHOOL - Boys & Girls
Borten, Michael Gaithersburg, MD SEEDED 5K - BOYS
Bothwell, Corey Springfield, VA BOYS OPEN 5K
Branaman, Jaime California, MD GIRLS OPEN 5K
Briggs, Malika Shepherdstown, WV GIRLS OPEN 5K
Brooks, Chandler Middletown, DE SEEDED 5K - BOYS
Brydebell, Cody Gainesville, VA BOYS OPEN 5K
Bryski, Max Washington, DC BOYS OPEN 5K
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