Cross Country Youth Team

About Atlanta Track Club Cross Country Youth Team
Atlanta Track Club Cross Country Youth Team is open to kids in grades 4-8 of all ability and experience levels. Our Cross Country Youth Team members develop the endurance, strength and speed needed to succeed in cross country and most other sports. Learning how to run with proper form, stretch correctly, set goals and overcome the physical and mental hills and valleys of running are a few of the healthy habits that will support team members physically and mentally throughout life.

Practice Information
Atlanta Track Club Cross Country Youth Team members can practice at one or both of the locations below during the 2022 season.

Practice Location Days Time Address
Brook Run Park Mondays & Wednesdays 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 4770 N Peachtree Rd, Dunwoody, GA 30338
Piedmont Park Tuesdays & Thursdays 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. 1320 Monroe Dr NE, Atlanta, GA 30306

Regular Season & Postseason
Kids can join the team for the regular season and/or postseason. The team's regular season competitions include exhibition meets throughout the Atlanta area. Postseason competitions include USATF club meets and championship meets near and outside the Atlanta area, including USATF Youth Championships. The Georgia Middle School State Championships are a part of the regular and postseason schedule. Postseason participants must be current USATF Youth members. The USATF Youth Membership fee is $25 and separate from the team's registration fee. To purchase a USATF Youth membership click here.

  • Regular Season: August 15 - October 15

  • Postseason: October 10 - December 10

Registration prices:
We never want money to prevent any kid from participating, so we offer need-based scholarships. For more information about need-based scholarship contact

  • Regular season: $160

  • Postseason: $140

  • Combined $290

Registration Includes:

  • Team uniform

  • T-shirt

  • Meet entries

  • End-of-season party

Tentative Cross Country Regular Season Schedule

Strong Rock Patriot Cross Country Invitational- Locust Grove, GA

August 27

Alpha Crush XC Meet- Milton, GA

September 10

Wingfoot XC Invitational- Cartersville, GA

September 23

Rangers XC Invitational- Cumming, GA

October 1

Etowah XC Meet- Canton, GA

October 8

Middle School State Championships- Cochran, Ga

October 15

Tentative Cross Country Post Season Schedule

Middle School Championships

October 15

Carrollton XC Meet-Carrollton, GA

October 22

Peachtree City Flash XC Meet- Fayetteville, GA

October 29

USATF Association Championship

November 12

USATF Region Championships

November 19

USATF National Championships

December 10