RACE LOCATION

Manistee National Golf & Resort, 4797 US 31 South, Manistee, Michigan  49660.  Resort Phone:  
231.398.0123

RACE CONTACT PERSON:  Karen Leinaar  Cell:  231.218.6983  Email:  xcracemninvite@gmail.com

ENTRY FEES

$100  Per single gender varsity team (runners 1-9)
$250  Varsity/JV/MS Teams all included
$80    Per middle school team not accompanied by a varsity team.
$20    Open Race




In support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a portion of the Open Race proceeds will be donated to
Paint the Town Pink.

ENTRY DEADLINE

Entry deadline will be posted on www.athletic.net the Tuesday prior to race.

SCORING

All races are professionally timed by Michiana Timing.

AWARDS

Champions in each division will receive a trophy.  Top 25 Varsity individuals will receive a custom
medal.  Top 30 individuals in the J.V. races will receive a custom medal as they cross the finish line.  
Top 20 Middle School, both male and female, will receive a custom medal as they cross the finish line.
Top 15 individuals in the open race, both male and female, will receive a custom medal as they cross
the finish line.  (No age groups.)  


PARKING

COMPLIMENTARY PARKING TO OPEN RACE RUNNERS ONLY.

Team buses or team vans will also have access to complimentary parking.  

Spectator parking will be $10 per vehicle.  Complimentary shuttle service will be provided to teams on
the day of the race.

ACCOMODATIONS

Accommodations will be available to teams and families at Manistee National.  The resort features a 42
room inn, indoor pool and hot tub, grille and lounge, with ample parking.  Special lodging packages are
available.  For more information or to view room options, see direct link at top right of page.

RACE TIMES
LODGING at MANISTEE NATIONAL

Standard Room features a spacious floor
plan, two queen beds and HD television.
Room tax additional

(Click on logo above for direct link)

SPECTATOR SPECIAL
$99.95
Standard Room
$119.95 Suite
Manistee National Golf & Resort, the Race Committee and Bear Lake School Cross Country Team reserves the
right to make changes to this event.  You will be notified in advance if changes occur.
MANISTEE NATIONAL
CROSS COUNTRY INVITATIONAL
RACE COMMITTEE

William Shriver - Race Director

Doug Bell - General Manager

Ian Ziska
Head Golf Professional
KATKE

Corey Crowell
Head Golf Professional
Manistee National

Eric Ross - Race Coordinator
Runners, coaches and family members can expect a first-class event, including
professional timing by Michiana Timing.  The race will be hosted by the Bear Lake Cross
Country Team in conjunction with Manistee National.  The event includes both boys and
girls divisional races and an open 5K race.  The race course will feature a three leaf clover
layout, bringing each mile back to the staging area for coaches and spectators, on
packed trails and groomed fairways.  

Note:  Changes may be made
up to 3 days prior to event due
to number of team entries.  
Please check back for
additional changes.
9:30 am
Open Race
10:30 am
All School
JV
Boys
11:15 am
All School
JV
Girls
11:45 am
Small/Big School
Varsity
Boys
12:15 pm
Small/Big School
Varsity
Girls
1:00 p.m.
VARSITY
AWARDS
1:00 p.m.
Middle School
Race
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DONATIONS MAY BE MADE TO
WE ARE FOR SPORTS
YOUTH FOUNDATION
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2016
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NEW THIS YEAR!

A new course will be run on the East side of US 31, near the club house and hotel.

The course map and video will be put up this summer in order for you to see where you are going to
compete.
All school team registrations
are to be completed  online at
www.athletic.net.  There will be
no mailing of any
contracts/packets anymore, all
info will be sent via email.