Youth Cross Country

Youth Cross Country 2019

Murray Parks and Recreation youth Cross Country running program includes children ages 6-18 (based on being 6 years old as of December 31, 2019). This program will help youth learn to improve their running techniques and skills while improving their endurance in order to compete in several meets including an all county meet. Weekly practices will be held. If you like running and like to compete, this program is for you.

Head Coach Walter Watchman

Dates:  3 September to 12 October
Practices: Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays
Time:  5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Place: Murray Park

Orientation: Tuesday, August 27th 

Division (classified by birth year), Age Group & Birth Year, and Race Distance:

  • White  Ages 6 to 7 2011-2012 2K
  • Red Ages 8 to 10 2008 - 2010 3K 
  • Yellow Ages 11 to 12 2006 - 2007 3K
  • Green Ages 13 to 15 2003 - 2005 4K

Meets: 9/24/19, 10/1/19

Register: Murray Parks and Recreation Office or Register online
Deadline: August 26 at NOON.


  1. Meet Info
  2. Meet Schedule
  3. 2018 Meet Results
  4. 2019 Meet Results

The ALL COUNTY MEET will be held at Wardle Fields in Bluffdale. (14148 s. 2700 W. Bluffdale, UT 84065) It's a great location just right off the Bangerter highway.

Wardle Park Course Map update (PDF)

Start times are the following:

  1. 10:00am: White Group 2K (boys and girls)
  2. 10:30am: Red Group 3K (boys and girls)
  3. 11:00am: Yellow Group 3K (boys and girls)
  4. 11:30am: Green Group 4K (boys and girls)

HayDay 2K October 8th 6pm at Willow Pond 6059 S Murray Parkway Avenue (1080 W) Just north of the Murray Golf Course 

meet schedule
  1. Parks and Recreation

    Physical Address
    296 E. Murray Park Avenue
    Murray, UT 84107

    Phone: (801) 264-2614
    Fax: (801) 264-2507

    Monday through Friday
    8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  2. Head shot green shirt

    Leisl Morris

    Recreation Coordinator