Florida Horse Park Invitational

Florida Horse Park Invitational

  • September 13, 2014
    7:30 am - 1:00 pm

High School and Middle School Invitational

Florida Horse Park Invitational
Florida Horse Park
September 13th, 2014
11008 S Hwy 475, 
Ocala, FL 34480
Hosted by Vanguard High School

The Florida Horse Park Invitational will consist of a High School, Middle School. The high school 5k will have a Varsity and JV race. Varsity races are allowed to run 10 athletes and JV unlimited entries. The middle school will have a boys and girls 3k race and will be a qualifier for the middle school state meet. If we get over 60 schools registered for the high school races we will add a 2nd varsity race. There will be no assigned starting boxes; it will be first come first serve. The varsity races will be cut off at 30 minutes. If your athlete gets caught by the following race they will not be in the results. This event will be sanctioned for FL & GA if needed.


Friday Packet Pick up Noon-7:00 p.m.
Gates Close 7:30p.m.

Saturday Gates Open 5:00 a.m.
HS Girls Varsity Invite 7:30 a.m.
HS Boys Varsity Invite 7:50 a.m.
Middle School Girls 8:10 a.m.
Middle School Boys 8:20 a.m.
HS Girls JV Green 8:30 a.m.
HS Boys JV Green 9:00 a.m.
Awards 10:00 a.m.

High School $65 Single Gender
$130 Combined M&F
JV free with registration of varsity

Middle School $15 Individual
$65 Single Gender
$130 Combined M&F 

Online Entry
Registration will be on www.flrunners.com. To be able to register your team, you must pay for your team first in order to get the password to open up the registration. Payments can be made by check. Mail check to Vanguard High School Att: Coach Travieso 7 NW 28th Street Ocala, Fl 34475. Registration will end Tuesday, September 9th at midnight. High School & Middle School coaches please enter your entire roster, not just your Varsity runners. Any additions or changes after the entry deadline and on race day is $5 per change, this includes spelling errors as well as additions. For any questions please e-mail me at james.travieso@marion.k12.fl.us 

HMT will be using the Ipico/ Finishlynx triad chip timing system. There will be mile marker clocks as well as instant results scrolling on the finish line display board. Chipped timed race results will be posted around the park and at www.halfmiletiming.com. Any protested results must be done before 40 minutes after results have been posted!

Packet Pick-Up
Packet pick up will start when the course opens Friday at Noon and end at 7 p.m. It will open again Saturday morning at 5:00 a.m. when the gates open. Coaches please make sure you get your packets 30 minutes before your race to ensure enough time to get the timing chips signed out and onto your runner’s shoes. Coaches will be in charge of returning the timing chips back where they picked their packets up.

Team Awards
High School Varsity and Middle School top 2 overall teams Boys and Girls will get custom team awards. 

Individual Awards
HS Varsity top 10 receive medals
11-50 ribbons.
HS JV top 3 medals 4-25 ribbons
Middle School top 10 medals
11-50 ribbons.

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