The REAL JV State XC Championships + All-Ages XC Relay 2023

Niwot, CO

Meet Information

REAL Training presents The REAL JV State XC Championships & All-Ages XC Relay!

The REAL JV State XC Championships

  • The REAL JV State XC Championships are back! Let's see who the best JV teams and athletes in the state of Colorado are!
  • This challenging event will be held on the athletic fields east of Niwot High School.
  • This spike-friendly course will consist of grass and dirt with asphalt crossings covered. See course map below.

  • JV Athletes: This is your chance to SHINE!

  • JV Teams: How deep is your TEAM? Let's find out!

The All-Ages XC Relay

  • New for 2023: The All-Ages XC Relay! Teams of 2 athletes will race on the same course, but in this event, each athlete will run a 2.5K leg.
  • We have divisions for the fastest all-male teams, all-female teams, and coed teams. And we have divisions for middle school and elementary school teams, too!

  • Everyone is welcome: Elementary, MS, and HS athletes; adults; masters; coaches, elites, etc.

  • HS Coaches: If you register a complete Girls and/or Boys Championship team, you can enter a relay team for free (please email Coach Tim Geldean at for an entry code).



  • Please visit our RunSignup page to register. 
  • Coaches will email a CSV file to make team entries simple.

Tentative Schedule (dependent on entry numbers*)

  • All-Ages XC Relay: 4pm
  • Girls 5K JV Championship: 4:40pm
  • Boys 5K JV Championship: 5:20pm
  • Awards: ~6pm

  • * If the entry numbers of either of the JV Championship Races warrant it we may add an Open event.

Qualification Standards

  • CO HS athletes only, and
  • Athletes who did not compete in the 2021 CO State XC Championships, and
  • Athletes who did not finish in their team's top 7 (3A/4A/5A) or top 6 (2A) at their Regional meet
  • Basically, no end-of-season varsity runners, please and thank you.

Team Scoring

  • Run: Unlimited
  • Score: 5
  • 6th & 7th runners (if applicable) will be "pushers" in the race.

Course Map

Awards/Prizes (details coming soon)

Contact: Meet Director, Tim Geldean