Approved vendor

2018 Cross Country

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

Practice

  1.  Start date –
Monday, August 6th
  2.  Monday and Thursday nights, 7pm
  3.  Location: 
             -  Oklahoma Christian University (
NEW LOCATION - 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 18 – CCS (Norman)                                                 Sep 8 – Weatherford                            Sep 29 – Chisholm                         

       Aug 25 – Hennessey                                                     Sep 15 – OBU                                      Oct 6 - Watonga
       Sep 01 –Brookhaven Run 5K (Norman, OK)                  Sep 22 – TBD                                      Oct 13 – 5K Road Race
  
Cost*
  1.  Early Registration (before July 20th)                              2.  Late Registration (after July 20th)
       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)

   OKLAHOMA HOME EDUCATION ATHLETICS association