FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
UNIVERSITY OF WEST FLORIDA SPORTS INFORMATION
Tuesday, January 1, 2013

2013 GULF COAST STAMPEDE

2013 Gulf Coast Stampede
September 14, 2013 - Pensacola, Florida
Hosted by the University of West Florida & West Florida High School

6:00 a.m. Gates Open, Course Preview Begins
7:15 a.m. Course is closed
7:30 a.m. College Men 8k
8:10 a.m. College Women 5k
8:10 a.m. HS Coaches Meeting at Finish Line (Q/A For Coaches, Optional)
8:40 a.m. Girls Varsity Race (10 Runners Max., 5 for team score)
9:10 a.m. Boys Varsity Race (10 Runners Max, 5 for team score)
9:40 a.m. HS Girls JV Race 5k (Unlimited Entries, 5 for team score)
10:10 a.m. HS Boys JV Race (Unlimited Entries, 5 for team score)
10:30 a.m. Dance Competition
10:50 a.m. HS Awards Ceremony

Collegiate teams and unattached runners for college events contact Caleb Carmichael (see Below) and register at directathletics.com . Contact Jeff Oliver for information concerning high school races. (joliver1@escambia.k12.fl.us) 850-207-5779.

College Entry Fee:
$100.00 per team (unlimited entries)
$175.00 for both men and women teams (unlimited entries)
$90.00 per team (USTFCCCA Preferred Rate)
$150.00 for both men and women (USTFCCCA Preferred Rate)
$20.00 per individual (for collegiate unattached)

Checks can be made out to UWF or Univ. of West Florida.

Course: Both collegiate races will be run on courses similar to the 2006 Division II National Championships. Course is very wide, about 60% grass, 40% trail and mostly flat. A map of the course will be available on-line at www.goargos.com on the Cross Country home page. Maps will also be available in coaches’ packets and on race day.

5k Course Map
8k Course Map

Awards to the Top Five finishers in each collegiate race (Awards to Top 10 finishers if number of runners in race exceeds 60)

Event takes place at the Escambia County Equestrian Center: Located on Mobile Highway (NE of Pensacola). Directions from I-10 coming from either direction, will be to exit on Florida exit #5, and head west on Alt-90. Follow 2-3 miles, and turn left at the light (Beulah rd). Follow until stop sign at Mobile Hwy (90), turn left and the Equestrian center will be on your left.

Collegiate registration closes Monday, September 9, 2013 at 11:59pm. Registration will be on directathletics.com beginning May 26th. As a back-up, you can Email or Fax entry to:

Caleb Carmichael
UWF Cross Country Head Coach
850-597-0884 cell phone
850-474-3342 FAX
ccarmichael@uwf.edu
11000 University Parkway Pensacola, Fla. 32514

Hotels – near UWF and Equestrian Center:

I-10 Exit 13 (Davis Hwy):

Comfort Inn (8080 N. Davis Hwy) 850-484-8070
Courtyard by Marriott (451 Creighton Rd just off N. Davis Hwy) 850-857-7744
LaQuinta Inn (N. Davis Hwy) 850-474-0411
Holiday Inn - N.Davis Hwy (7813 N. Davis Hwy) 800-345-8082
Fairfield Inn by Mariott 850-484-8001

I-10 Exit 7 (Pine Forest Hwy):

Comfort Inn (8690 Pine Forest) 850-476-8989
Holiday Inn Express (130 Loblolly Lane) 800-345-8082
Quality Inn West (8060 Lavelle Way) 850-944-0333
Microtel Inn & Suites (8001 Lavelle Way) 850-941-8902
The Value Place (2310 W. Detroit Blvd) 850-476-6612

2012 Results: Men - Women
2011 Results: Men - Women
2010 Results: Men - Women
2009 Results: Men - Women