How to register

Click here for the registration form

The registration fee is $100.00 per athlete.  Registration fee does not include the cost of team uniform

Please mail completed form and payment to:
​Lightning Running Club
P.O. Box 232
​New Market, MD  21774


2018 Youth Cross Country

Registration is now open for our Fall 2018 Youth Cross Country season,

for ages 14 and under.

General Information

Our first practice will be held at Old National Pike District Park on Thursday, August 23, starting at 6:00 pm.

Practice Schedule

Practices will be held at Old National Pike District Park near Shelter 2, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6:00 pm

Meet Schedule

Our 2018 local youth meets are held on Sundays by the host clubs, usually at high schools or at nearby parks. Our first meet is Sunday, September 9th.  More information will be made available as soon as the schedule is finalized.   Click here for the 2018 meet schedule.

Registration Form and Fee

​​The 2018 registration fee is $100 per athlete.  This will include any membership for CCCNYC, AAU or USATF.  Click here for a registration form that needs to be completed and signed for each athlete.

Coaching Staff

The coaching staff is very experienced with both youth and high school cross country running. ​


The following are the race distances for each age group:

          Year Born             Age Group            Race Distance
          2004                     13/14                    4 Kilometers
          2005                     13/14                    4 Kilometers
          2006                     11/12                    3 Kilometers
          2007                     11/12                    3 Kilometers
          2008                       9/10                    3 Kilometers
          2009                       9/10                    3 Kilometers
          2010                       7/8                      2 Kilometers
          2011                       7/8                      2 Kilometers  

​          2012  and before    6 and under       1 Kilometer  


Lightning uniforms are available for purchase.  The singlets are $35

and shorts are $15.

Other Fees

Each meet will charge a registration fee, usually $5 for each runner.

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