McFarland Recreation and Park District
Serving Our Community Since 1976
Call: (661) 792-3187

Cross Country


 Kern County

Youth Cross Country





Cost:          45.00 each runner/55.00 after deadline

Practices:    Monday - Thursday 5:00p.m. - 6:00p.m.

Grades:       K - 6th          




Location:  McFarland Recreation Park, 100 S. Second St.  Exit Sherwood Ave from Hwy. 99, go west one block, turn left onto Second Street.  Park is just south of McDonalds.

Registration time:  8:00-9:00 a.m.    Walk through:  10:30        Race:  11:00 a.m. 

Entry Fee:  $3.00 per runner (pre-registration)/ $4.00 per runner on race day

Eligibility:   1. Participants must compete in their age division

                    2. No SPIKES

                    3. Each participating runner must complete and have their parent or guardian sign the waiver for

                        the McFarland RPD Youth Cross Country Meet.

Awards:       Custom designed medals will be awarded to the top 5 places.  Ribbons will be given out to 

                    runners' 6th thru 9th place, and participant ribbons 10th place on.

Rules:          Shirts are required, tennis, trainers or running shoes only.  No bare feet or track spike. 

                    NO PACING. Runners who cut course are subject to penalty or disqualification. 

For further information on the 2019 Kern County Cross Country Meets please call the McFarland Recreation office (661) 792-3187.







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