American River Open 2023

Sacramento, CA

Meet Information

Friday, September 22nd, 2023

American River College

Sacramento, CA

Welcome to the Sacramento Running Association's sixth edition of the Youth XC Series! We hope you will choose to join us on September 22nd for some competitive racing. These meets are open to any youth runners, 8th grade or under, whether they are affiliated with a club/school or unattached. Please reference the meet information below.


4:45pm- 6th grade and under Girls
5:05pm- 6th grade and under Boys
5:25pm- 7th and 8th grade Girls
5:45pm- 7th and 8th grade Boys

Registration: There are unlimited entries into this meet. The entry deadline is 9:00 PM Pacific, September 18th. Please have all entries submitted by then.

Entry Fees: 

Individual Athletes - $20

Team Entry $225  (teams entering less than 15 athletes, entry is $150)

Please bring a check or exact cash to packet pick-up on race day. Please make checks out to: Sacramento Running Association

Awards: The top 10 finishers in each division will receive a custom Youth XC Series medal.

Parking: Please let parents know that parking will be $5 per vehicle, cash only. Please use the main parking entrance off of College Oak Drive. Parking fees will be collected by volunteers as you arrive; you do not need to pay at the kiosks. You can access the course by proceeding west via the walkway between the tennis courts and the ARC Soccer Stadium. Please see this venue map for more details.

For further information, visit the Sacramento Running Association Youth XC webpage.

Please contact Brendan Gregg at with any questions. We look forward to seeing you on September 22nd!