8th Annual Whitney Young
Dennis Ziomek Invitational
Date: Saturday, September 28th, 2013
Location: Washington Park, located at 58th & Russell Dr. The course is a flat and fast 1.5 mile loop. The change provides for ample parking, plenty of spectator viewing, a longer starting line, and wider pathways from running. It is easily accessible from 90/94 or Lake Shore Drive.
Additional spectator parking is available at the University of Chicago Hospital’s parking garage located on Maryland Avenue, just north of 59th Street.
Time Schedule & Race Distance:
8:40 Grade School Girls- 1 Mile
9:00 Grade School Boys- 1 Mile
9:20 Grade School Girls- 2 Miles
9:45 Grade School Boys- 2 Miles
10:00 Freshman Girls Race (2 Miles- unlimited runners)
10:30 Freshman Boys Race (2 Miles- unlimited runners)
11:00 Frosh-Soph Girls (3 Miles- 7 runners)
11:30 Frosh Soph Boys (3 Miles- 7 runners)
12:00 Varsity Girls (3 Miles- 7 runners)
12:30 Varsity Boys (3 Miles- 7 runners)
1:00 Open Girls (2 Miles- unlimited runners)
1:30 Open Boys (2 Miles- unlimited runners)
2:00 High School Awards
Awards: Freshman & Frosh-Soph races- top 25 medals (medals will be handed out to coaches in envelopes after races); Varsity races- top 25 medals (awarded at awards ceremony); Open races- top 25 ribbons (awarded to coaches in envelopes).
Team trophies: top three team plaques for the Freshman, Frosh-Soph, & Varsity Races, awarded at ceremony.
Registration: Register your team roster at http://www.athletic.net by Tuesday, September 23rd, before 11:00 PM. Teams failing to register online will be assessed a $50 administrative fee, and is indicated as such in the financial terms of the contract.