MTA Cross Country

Durham Dragons Future Champions Showcase XC Meet,

Date: Saturday October 20th, 2013

Location: Alex Robertson Park, Pickering

Rabbits by special invitation!

COURSE WALK: 9:25 am (line up seniors to peewees at start) FIRST EVENT: Pee Wees 10:00 am

PLACE: Alex Robertson Community Park, 700 Sandy Beach Road, Pickering, ON L1W (3km from 401)

DIRECTIONS: (From West) 401E exit Brock Road (x399) turn R (South) to Bayly St, (From East) 401W exit Brock Road (x399) turn L (South) to Bayly St, (for both) turn R on Bayly continue to Sandy Beach Rd. turn L at the lights continue S (1.4 km) to Alex Robertson Park (parking on both sides). To leave, just reverse directions back to the 401.

FACILITIES: Washrooms on site in 3 locations, snacks, drinks and pizza will be sold on site. Restaurants and Pickering Town Centre are nearby and a playground an easy walk distance from parking.

COURSES: Courses will start and finish in the same vicinity in an area sheltered by mature trees but within sight of the parking lots. Courses are rolling mostly grass and groomed trails (no pavement), and all in a park setting only meters from the Waterfront Trail. Spikes permitted on course but not required unless course is wet. There are hills and the longer races are 2 spectator friendly loops.


Pee Wee 07+ 760m PG 10:00AM record Kylie Stapor (08) Beaches Blue Devils 3:30 (2013)

Pee Wee 07+ 760m PB 10:00AM record Simon Horning (07) Beaches Blue Devils 3:54 (2013)

Mite 06/05 F 1033m MG 10:10AM record Caitlin Graham (05) Etobicoke TFC 4:03 (2013)

Mite 06/05 M 1033m MB 10:20AM record Kalen Peterson (04) Etobicoke TFC 4:16 (2012)

Tyke 04/03 F 1420m TG 10:30AM record Julia Cameron (02) Etobicoke TFC 5:50 (2012)

Tyke 04/03 M 1420m TB 10:45AM record Sean O’Keefe (03) St. John 5:11 (2013)

Atom 01/02 F 1992m AG 11:00AM record Ashleigh Pattynama (01) Burlington TFC 7:22 (2013)

Atom 01/02 M 1992m AB 11:15AM record Daniel Rosen (2001) Etobicoke TFC 7:10 (2013)

Senior 99/00 F 2925m SG 11:30AM record Avery Benet (2000) Beaches Blue Devils 11:30 (2013)

Senior 99/00 M 2925m SB 11:50AM record David Poloni (1999) Burlington TFC 9:56 (2013)

AWARDS: Awards for top 8 individuals, special Dragons medals for top individuals in each race.

Team ribbons will be awarded to the top 3 teams (maximum 4 ribbons per team of 4 or more finishers)

A team will consist of three runners with ties broken by the position of the third runner closest to the front.

ENTRY FEES: For MTA registered athletes is $10 per athlete or $15 on the day of the event.

For Non‐MTA registered athletes: add $5 insurance coverage to the above.

Durham elementary students get a flat rate 15$ per athlete fee if entered by their school coach or sport club team coach. The club reserves the right to require payment by cash.

Individual numbers can be picked up only if paid for in cash at registration with waiver.

No refunds or substitutions.

Make Cheques payable to “Durham Dragons”

REGISTRATION: Deadline is Wednesday, October 17, 2013, at midnite (see late fees). Waiver forms must be completed and submitted for each athlete or as a MTA club waiver. Athletes without waivers will not be allowed to compete. Registration forms can be e‐mailed to: Dale Lapham, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it