Burnt Hills Cross County Invitational 2021

Saratoga Springs, NY

Meet Information

Online Registration Instructions

39THANNUALBURNTHILLS Cross Country Invitational




Date:Saturday, October 16, 2021

Time :First race starts at 9:15 am

Location:Saratoga State Park, Saratoga Springs, NY

Course:Varsity/ JV: 3.05 mile course

Freshmen / Modified: 1.7 mile course

Divisions:

The number of entries received by October 1, 2021 and each team's enrollment(Grades 10 - 12) will be used to determine divisions.Divisions will be posted onwww.bhblrunners.comduring the week before the meet.

Number of Runners:

Each team is permitted ten (10) Varsityrunners. You must run a complete Varsity team in order to run a JV team. JV "B", Freshmen, and Modified runners are unlimited.Additional races may be added if necessary.Awards:

Top 75 in each race 1st -30th Large medals, 31-75 awarded small medals.

Shirt for the winner of each race.

Winning team in each race (first 7 runners + coach) get shirts.

Top 3 teams in Varsity Races (Boys and Girls) - Trophies

Top 3teams in JV, Freshmen, and Modified Races (Boys and Girls) -Trophies

Entry Fees:

$170 per school (for both Boys' andGirls' teams)

$100 per school (if only a Boys' team or only a Girls' team)

$100 per school if only competing in the Boys' and Girls' Modified racesPlease mail completed Registration Form along with Check or

Voucher by Friday, October 1 to:

Chris Casey, Treasurer

Burnt Hills Track Club1023 Gideon Trace Charlton,NY 12302

Checks are payable to: Burnt Hills Track Club

For additional information:

Joe Scalise (Athletic Director):(518)399-9141 (high school)

Burnt Hills Track Clubemail: invy@bhblrunners.comBe sure to check www.bhblrunners.comfor additional meet info as well as race results.

Dear Coach,July2021The planning for the 39TH Annual Burnt Hills Cross Country Invitational on October 16, 2021is well underway. We hope we are included in your plans again this year and you can be assured that we will do everything we can to ensure a great day of racing. This year the event will be timed electronically by Underdog Timing.

This year, the first race of the day will be the Freshman Girls'race, which will be starting at9:15 am.We will award Large Medals for the first 30 finishers and Small Medals for the next 45 in each and every race. We will also continue to award a Champion's shirt to the winner of each race, along with a Team Champions' shirt for members of the winning team (7) and their coach. Trophies will be awarded to the Top 3 teams in all races once the results are official and have been posted.Since several teams are traveling some distance we have been asked for overnight recommendations. There are several hotels right in the downtown Saratoga area. Another good option would be Clifton Park, which has a large variety of hotels and restaurants and is only 20 minutes away from the park. (See below.) Please feel free to share this information with any of the runners' families who may be interested in coming to see the races. Also, below are some driving directions to Saratoga State Park for your convenience. On the day of the event there will be food trucks and concessions for onsite eating as well as commemorative t-shirts for sale.

If you have any questions, please feel free to email us at:invy@bhblrunners.com.We look forward to seeing you this year at the Invitational!

Sincerely,

Burnt Hills Track Club

Driving Directions to

Saratoga State Park:
108 Avenue of the Pines,Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

From the South:

NY State Thruway North to Exit

24 (Albany). Get on I-87 (The Northway) headed North, to Exit 13N (Saratoga).

As you exit at 13N, turn right

off the ramp onto Rt. 9 North and continue for approximately 2.5 miles. Pass

through a traffic light with Saratoga Honda on the right. Signs for the

entrance to Saratoga Spa State Park will be on your left. Turn left onto Avenue

of the Pines. Follow the Avenue of the Pines through the park. Bear right at

the fork. There are several areas to park.

From the West:

NY State Thruway to Exit 28, Fultonville. Head toward Johnstown and follow Rt. 29 to Saratoga Springs.Rt. 29 intersects with West Avenue. Take a right on West Ave. and follow to Rt. 50. Right onto Rte. 50, andthen a left onto Avenue of the Pines. There are several areas to park.

From the North:

Take I-87 (The Northway) South to Exit 13N (Saratoga). As you exit at 13N, turn right off the ramp onto Rt. 9 North. (See directions from the south).

From the East:

Take the Mass. Turnpike to the NY State Thruway, to Exit 24, Albany. Get on I-87 (The Northway) headed North, to Exit 13N (Saratoga). As you exit at 13N, turn right off the ramp onto Rte. 9 North. (See directions from the south).

Hotels in the Clifton Park / Malta / Saratoga Area

Clifton Park is right at Exit 9 off I-87 (The Northway).It is approximately 20 minutes to Saratoga State Park, straight up the Northway or Route 9.

Comfort Inn41 Fire Road, Clifton Park(518) 373-0222.

Best WesternRte. 146 and Plank Road, Clifton Park(518) 371-1811.

Hampton Inn620 Plank Road, Clifton Park(518) 373-2345.

Fairfield Inn101 Saratoga Village Blvd., Malta,NY (exit 12)(518) 899-6900.

Holiday Inn Saratoga Springs232 BroadwaySaratoga Springs, NY, 12866(855) 516-1090

Restaurants Near Motels in Clifton Park:

TGI Fridays, Red Robin, Applebees, Ruby Tuesdays,

Outback, Panera, Ninety-Nine, Friendly's, Chili's.






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