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Event Logo 2019 Mayor's Cup Cross Country
Sunday, October 27, 2019 - Sunday, October 27, 2019
Start Time: 10:00 AM
Franklin Park
Boston, MA
On-Time Entry Deadline: 10/22/2019 11:59:00 PM
Late Entry Deadline: 10/27/2019 10:00:00 AM

The largest open all-ages cross country race in New England. 
Online entry will be open on September 23.
Adult Entry Form and information (both Championship and Franklin Park 5K races)
Youth Entry Form and information (all age divisions)
College teams/clubs should contact USATF-NE directly 

The Mayor's Cup is sponsored by the Boston Athletic Association
and supported by the City of Boston Parks and Recreation Department

Race Information
*Youth 1.1 Mile races -  NEW FORMAT IN 2019
Race age divisions are 6-10 years and  11-14 years old  age on day of race
There will be separate girls and boys races in each division this year.
All must run in proper age group race.
Minimum age 6 on race day. Parents may not run with children.    

Youth Team scoring by points, top 3 runners with 2 displacers 
Youth Team scoring divisions:   8-10,  11-12,   13-14   
        There will be no 
6-7 team scoring, and 6-7 may not score for 8-10 teams
* Franklin Park 5K
Must be age 15 on race day 
No performance standards or membership required. 
Team scoring for club, school, community teams.
Scoring by points, top 3 score per team, men and women. No additional displacers
* Championship Races 
Open to athletes age 18+ (or prior permission)
Requires USATF membership, foreign federation membership, or college team participation.   
Participants should be capable of running sub 22:00 (women) or 32:00 (men).
Championship race team scoring is limited to USATF member clubs and college teams/clubs. Scoring is by points, top 5 runners per team score, 6-7 displace.
Only one team scores (no A/B teams).
Schedule - New in 2019
10:00 a.m. Youth Girls age 6-10
10:15 a.m. Youth Boys age 6-10 
10:30 a.m. Youth girls age 11-14
10:40 a.m. Youth Boys age 11-14
10:50 a.m.  Women's Championship 5km
11:15 a.m.  Men's Championshiop 8km
12:00 p.m.  Franklin Park 5K Open Race
* Youth - Top 3 individuals and top 3 teams, boys and girls in the following divisions
   Individuals - 6-7, 8-10, 11-12, 13-14
Teams -  8-10,  11-12,   13-14   

* Franklin Park 5K - Top 5 men and top 5 women overall plus medals to masters age group winners 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+.

* Championship Races - Individual winners male / female, open / 40+ receive Mayor's Cup silver bowls.  Prize money to top 5 eligible finishers, plus bonuses to top 3 USA runners. 
First place teams receive the Squires Cup silver bowl. 
Top 3 USATF club teams receive prize money.