**THE 2018 CENTRAL OPEN HAS BEEN CANCELED**
**The 4k course option is no longer available. We are adjusting the 'B' race up to a 5k for both the boys and girls.
All of the races are open races. There is no need to declare varsity runners. The boys & girls 5k are limited to 25 athletes per school. All other athletes (if any) are welcome to race the boys & girls "B" 5k. You must have your athlete’s on the MSHSL website by Wednesday, August 21. If they are not listed with the team on the site by that time, you may run them in the B race.
Scoring Format: Standard- Top-5 Score, Top-7 Count.
Meet Schedule (CANCELED)
THE MEET IS CANCELED.
9:00 Coaches Meeting
9:30 Girls 5k - A Race (25 athlete maximum per school)
10:15 Boys 5k - A Race (20 athlete maximum per school)
10:45 Girls 5k - B Race
11:15 Boys 5k - B Race
The course will be revised this year. Some of the wooded trails were eliminated after the new construction at St Kates. We will have a new course map posted as soon as possible. Please check back for a new course map. We will also email it out to coaches a week prior to the meet.
Central Open T-shirts will be awarded to the top-5 in the boys & girls 5k races. Team Champion t-shirts will be awarded to the top-7 on the boys & girls champion teams (5k only).
Results & Coverage
The race will be covered by MN Mile Split. We will post a link to videos and photos on the web page following the race.
Teams Attending (bolded teams confirmed)
Breck (boys & girls), Buffalo (boys & girls), Centennial (boys & girls), Central (boys & girls), Chanhassen (boys & girls), Chaska (boys & girls), Como Park (boys & girls), Cretin Derham-Hall (boys & girls), Irondale (boys & girls), St Paul Johnson (boys & girls), North St Paul (boys & girls), Nova Classical (boys & girls), Roseville (boys & girls), South St Paul (boys & girls), Washington (boys & girls), Lakeville South (boys & girls).
$70 per team ($140 for both genders)
Make checks payable to: Central Sports Boosters - Cross Country
St Paul Central Cross Country
Attn: Treacy Funk
275 N Lexington Parkway
Saint Paul, MN 55104
Mike Reneau - Central Cross Country