2022 SPL Cross Country Meet #2
Welcome to the second meet of the 2022 Suburban Parochial League season hosted by St Mary of Gostyn, St. Joseph, and St. Luke at Downers Grove Swim and Racquet Club. There is a lot of information to comprehend below, so I would STRONGLY ENCOURAGE you forward this letter directly to your parents.
Date: Saturday, September 10th, 2022
Location: Downers Grove Swim and Racquet Club, 5560 Fairview Ave, Downers Grove, IL 60516
First Race: 9:00 AM
Coaches/Course Marshall’s Meeting: 8:15 AM (@ the starting line)
There is limited parking in the club parking lot school parking lot and adjacent lots to the north on both sides of Barth Pond. If there is no parking available in these lots, there is plenty of street parking in the surrounding residential areas. Parents may drop off their athletes at the roundabout at DG Swim and Racquet (right turns only so you must access Fairview from 55th St) and then find parking in the residential areas. The parking map below details where parking is available and how to access the course through other entrances. There will be volunteers monitoring the club entrance and assisting traffic flow on the day of the meet.
Race Lengths and Time Limits and order:
5th Grade: 1 mile
6th Grade: 1 1⁄2 miles
7th and 8th Grade: 2 miles
5th Grade: 12 minutes
6th Grade: 18 minutes
7th and 8th Grade: 24 minutes
5th Grade Boys 5th Grade Girls 6th Grade Boys 6th Grade Girls 7th Grade Boys 7th Grade Girls 8th Grade Boys 8th Grade Girls