Boundary Battle

Sat November 21, 2020 West Chester, PA 19380 US Directions
Events

5000 Meter Run

12:00PM EST

3200 Meter Run

12:00PM EST

Hillsdale Mile

12:00PM EST

Hillsdale 3200m

12:00PM EST
Place
400 Montgomery Avenue
West Chester, PA US 19380
Description

The Boundary Battle lets athletes challenge themselves against the fastest high school, community and elite distance runners in the Mid-Atlantic region. 

High School 5000m:
In this state versus state elite high school battle royal, athletes will be teamed with other runners from their home state and the meet will be scored like an invitational with top honors going to the state with the lowest combined score through 5 runners. 

Elite Athlete 5000m:
After the high school runners light up the track with some fast times, the elite men and women's fields will toe the line and dig deep for some serious speed!  The fields for the elite races are starting to ramp up and should feature some of the best runners on the east coast. If you are interested in joining please email kkellyrun98@verizon.net. (The Elite races will be later in the meet.

Open 3200m and 5000m:
There's also an opportunity for athlete of all abilities to run a fast 3200m or 5k on Henderson's newly resurfaced, lightning fast track! This is a great way to end your season and give college coaches a chance to see a fast time from you.

Where:
Henderson High School, 400 Montgomery Avenue, West Chester, PA 19380. 

When:
Saturday, November 21, 2020
Heats will start at Noon and go through the afternoon as necessary. 
*** Entries will close on Thursday, November 19. Final entry lists, heat sheets, and time schedules will be sent via email at that time.

Tentative Time Schedule(the final schedule will be posted on Thursday):

  • 11:45 Hillsdale ES Mile
  • 12:00  Hillsdale ES 3200m
  • 12:30  Open 3200m heat 1
  • 12:50  5000 meters heat 1
  • 1:20  5000 meters heat 2
  • 1:45  5000 meters heat 3
  • 2:10  5000 meters heat 4
  • 2:35 5000 meters heat 5
  • 2:55  5000 meters heat 6
  • 3:15  5000 meters heat 7
  • Heats will run slow to fast. 

Safety:
This meet will follow all Covid-19 safety guidelines.  Here are the main things:

  1. You must wear a mask into the stadium and when you're not running.
  2. All out of State athletes must have a negative Covid-19 test within ten days of the meet.
  3. Anyone who is showing symptoms or has been exposed to Covid-19 is asked to stay home.
  4. We'd like to limit spectators to 1-2 per athlete.  They must wear a mask at all times while in the Stadium and social distance while inside the stadium.
  5. Athletes are asked to leave the infield after there race.  
  6. Warmups can be done on the practice football field or around town.
  7. Please wear your mask to the start.

Social Media:
The meet will be livestreamed on Instagram @Hendytrackxc
High School Runners - send a race picture to (email) Border Battle to receive your "Confirmed" social media template. 

Timing:
Timing for all races will be done with Fully Automatic Timing (FAT). Results can be found live at www.runccrs.com 

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