Pacific Assocation of USA Track and Field

2022 USATF National Club Cross Country Championships

Welcome!

to the 2022 USATF National Club Cross Country Championships
Local Organizing Committee’s Home Page!

Presented by USATF Pacific
December 10, 2022  •  Golden Gate Park  •  San  Francisco

Page updated 11/7/2022

So Many Reasons to Come to San Francisco for the 2022 National USATF XC Club Champs!

This slide show gives you a visual of what awaits you in San Francisco!

  • Fisherman's Wharf
    Find your Dungeness crab or other fresh seafood at this classic tourist destination.

Important Links

Registration Fees

On-time registration for this event is $45.00 and is open until Monday, November 28, 2022, at 11:59 p.m. PDT. Sign up by this date to avoid late fees during late registration. Late registration is $75.00 and will be open until Friday, December 2, 2022, at 11:59 p.m. PDT.

Schedule of Events

Race Merchandise will be for sale at Hyatt Centric on packet pickup Friday from 11:00-6:00pm and at the South Parking lot, by the finish line on race day.  Custom logo designed by our local artist, Cynci Calvin, will be featured on the Race Merchandise as well as the USATF Race logo.  Come pickup an unforgettable race shirt, jacket, hat, etc .
Friday, December 9, 2022
Time Location
Packet Pick-Up
12:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Jeremiah O’Brien Room Hyatt Centric Fisherman’s Wharf
555 North Point Street, San Francisco, CA 94133
Technical Meeting
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Jeremiah O’Brien Room Hyatt Centric Fisherman’s Wharf
555 North Point Street, San Francisco, CA 94133

 

Saturday, December 10, 2022
7:00 AM – 1:00 PM Packet Pick-Up
9:00 AM Masters Women 6 km
9:45 AM Masters Men (60+) 8 km
10:45 AM Masters Men (40-59) 10 km
11:45 AM Open Women 6 km
12:30 PM Open Men 10 km
West Valley Track Club will host an after-party for the USATF Cross Country Championships, indoors at Levi’s Plaza (1160 Battery Street). More details to come.
Beer and wine, DJ and dancing; food will be available for all runners. More than anything it is a way for athletes to get together and celebrate after the race. If you’d like to be involved in the planning, please reach out to Nick MacFalls at [email protected].  Free entry fee with your “red” race wristband.  Guest are welcome for a small fee.
Stay an extra night so that you can visit/run to the Golden Gate Bridge via the Presidio Promenade, Tunnel Top and world class views.  A moment to remember!

 

Awards Ceremonies – On Site

Awards will begin after the mandatory protest period ends for each race. Open Men’s and Women’s Award Ceremonies for the top 10 individuals and top 5 teams will immediately follow the finish of each Open race as results become available. We will interrupt the Masters ceremonies if necessary. The USATF Masters Year-End Team Grand Prix and Individual Grand Prix Award Ceremony will take place beginning at 5:00 p.m. at the Hyatt Centric Fisherman’s Wharf San Francisco.

 

Course Maps

Awards & Prize Money

AWARDS – OPEN DIVISION

USATF Championships Medals will be awarded to the top 10 individual finishers in the men’s and women’s open races and to the declared members of the men’s and women’s first, second, and third place teams.

Team Place Men Women
1st $5,000 $5,000
2nd $3,000 $3,000
3rd $2,500 $2,500
4th $1,500 $1,500
5th $1,000 $1,000

AWARDS – MASTERS DIVISION

USATF Individual Championship Medals will be awarded to the top 3 men’s and women’s individual finishers in all 5-year age divisions from 40-44 to the age group of the oldest finisher. USATF Championship Patches will be awarded to the winners of each 5-year age division.

USATF Team Championship Medals will be awarded to the declared members of the top 3 men’s and women’s teams in the following age divisions: 40+, 50+, 60+, 70+, and 80+.

PRIZE MONEY – MASTERS DIVISION

A total of up to $14,000 in Masters team and individual age-graded prize money will be awarded as follows:

Masters Men
Team Place 40+ 50+ 60+ 70+ 80+
1st $1,000 $1,000 $600 $600 $600
2nd $625 $625 $375 $375 $375
3rd $375 $375 $225 $225 $225

 

Masters Women
Team Place 40+ 50+ 60+ 70+ 80+
1st $600 $600 $600 $600 $600
2nd $375 $375 $375 $375 $375
3rd $225 $225 $225 $225 $225

Masters team prize money is pro-rated for the number of scoring members.

In addition, individual prize money will be awarded to Age-Graded Masters Male and Female in each of the Masters Championship races as follows:

  • 1st Age-Graded Masters Male 10 km (40+) – $200
  • 1st Age-Graded Masters Male 8 km (60+) – $200
  • 1st Age-Graded Masters Female 6 km – $200

Hotel and Travel

The following host hotels offer varied amenities designed to allow you to choose which hotel fits their needs. All rates are based on availability at time of booking. Please ask for the USATF Club Cross Country Championship rate when calling the hotels or use the booking link for discounted rate. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Irene Herman at [email protected].

Hyatt Centric Fisherman’s Wharf San Francisco
555 North Point St., San Francisco, CA 94133
Rate: $189+ tax
Distance to course: 5.5 miles
Phone Reservations: 415-563-1234
Online Booking: Click here to book

San Francisco Marriot Fisherman’s Wharf
1250 Columbus Ave., San Francisco, CA 94133
Rate: $179+ tax
Distance to course: 5.4 miles
Phone Reservations: 415-775-7555
Online Booking: Click here to book

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