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 2021 season.

Practice Location Days Time Address
Brook Run Park Mondays & Wednesdays 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. 4770 N Peachtree Rd, Dunwoody, GA 30338
Piedmont Park Tuesdays & Thursdays 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 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 9 - October 16

  • Postseason: October 16 - December 11

Registration prices:
Need-based scholarships can be applied for by emailing youthteam@atlantatrackclub.org

  • Regular season: $160

  • Postseason: $140

  • Combined $290

Registration Includes:

  • Team uniform

  • T-shirt

  • Meet entries

  • End-of-season party

Cross Country Postseason Schedule


Georgia Middle School State Championships, Cochran

October 16

Carrollton Trojan Elite XC Meet, Carrollton

October 23

Peachtree City Flash XC Meet, Fayetteville

November 6

USATF Georgia Association Junior Olympic Championships, Fayetteville

November 13

Cross Country Youth Team Season Party, Atlanta Track Club

November 14

Atlanta Track Club Midweek Mile & Dash, Campbell High School

November 17

USATF Region 4 Junior Olympic Championships, Newberry, South Carolina

November 20

USATF National Junior Olympic Championships, Paris, KY

December 11

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