Approved vendor

   OKLAHOMA HOME EDUCATION ATHLETICS association

 

2019 Cross Country & Track

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Our Purpose

OKC Knights:  Provide a positive spiritual environment for spiritual growth through competitive athletics to home-schooling families
Our Team:  Pursue athletic excellence in the context of the Gospel of Jesus Christ

      1.  Pursuing discipline, loyalty, perseverance, excellence

      2.  Context of the Gospel (relationships, character, sportsmanship, contentment, etc.)


Our Sport

  1.  Different from Track - fall season, one race
  2.  Distances: 
                         - HS Boys – 5K (3.1 Miles)                       - HS Girls – 2 Miles
                         - MS Boys – 1.5 to 2 Miles                        - MS Girls – 1 to 1.5 Miles


  3.  Team Scoring:  Varsity – sum of top 5 places, plus 2 displacers; lowest score wins; JV and MS – none

Teams

  1.  HS Boys and Girls (9th-12th grade); may not turn 19 before September 1
  2.  MS Boys and Girls (7th-8th grade); may not turn 15 before September 1

Practices

  1.  Start date –
Thursday, August 1st
  2.  Monday and Thursday nights, 7pm
  3.  Location: 
             -  Oklahoma Christian University (
Memorial Road Church of Christ, east lot)
             -  Thursday nights in August – we will meet at Arcadia Lake (small parking lot on Midwest Blvd two miles north of Memorial Road)

Tentative Race Schedule


       Aug 17 – CCS (Norman)                                                 Sep 7 – Guthrie                            Sep 28 – Watonga                         

       Aug 24 – Hennessey                                                     Sep 14 – SWOSU                        Oct 5 - TBD
       Aug 31 – Brookhaven Run 5K (Norman, OK)                 Sep 21 – TBD                              Oct 12 – Chisolm
  
Cost*
  1.  Early Registration
(before July 15th)                              2.  Late Registration (after July 15th)
       a.  $115 for first runner in family                                          a.  $130 for first runner in family
       b.  $100 for each additional runner                                        b.  $115 for each additional runner

  3.  Need-based scholarships available


*As an EPIC-approved vendor, we can bill EPIC for a player's fees if requested by the parent(s).

Paperwork  (due by FIRST practice!)

   1.  On-line Registration – okcknights.com                          4.  Copy of Birth Certificate – available on request
   2.  Physical*                                                                        5.  Code of Conduct form*
   3.  Medical Release* 

   *Required forms can be found here.

Team Communications

   1.  Email - primary
   2.  GroupMe - alternate (free App available)