While many of the top team talents will be trudging through the mud out in Portland, those who opted for the warmer weather of Foot Locker will be waiting, and watching. With only the West Regional left to qualify for Foot Locker Nationals, the fields are 3/4's set. We ranked all the qualifiers so far, based solely on their efforts at the Regional. Some may be saving it for race day, and others may be letting loose. But for now, here are your seeded athletes, heading to sunny San Diego.
A speed rating is a number attributed to an XC performance, roughly one point per three seconds, adjusted for overall race quality and depth.