Panhandle Championship - cancelled 2014

Marianna, FL
Hosted by Marianna HS

Meet Information

Registration Waiver for Open Races
High School and Middle School Club Entry Fees: $75 per gender varsity team or $15 per individual. You will get to enter a maximun of 10 runners in the varstiy race. Preferably make the check out to the "Marianna Cross Country Club" but if that is a problem with your financial officer then make it out to Marianna High School Cross Country.

***New This Year*** The Athletic Dept is taking over parking in both parking lots (next to the stadium and high school parking lot) They will be charging $5 per vehicle to use these parking lots. The Deputies will not allow parking on the shoulder of the road for safety reasons. Buses and school vans with runners will park free. All others will be charge $5 per vehicle. Please advise your parents of this.

All buses must park in the high school parking lot after drop off at the stadium. No one will park in the grass field west of the stadium since this has become part of the course.

Open Race Entry Fees: $5 per runner. MAKE THIS CHECK OUT TO: The Marianna Cross Country Club

Everyone who runs in MS Open 2 mile race has to pay and fill out a waiver form. Wavier forms can be downloaded or picked up at the home side concession stand. Every runner will get a race #.

Entry fees can be mailed or brought to the race on race day. Mail checks to: Allan Gibson I/C Marianna High School 3546 Caverns Road Marianna, Fl. 32446

Registration: All teams must register online at Deadline for registering on is Oct 14th. Packet pick up is at the home side concession stand.

Team Awards: Trophies to first through third in High School, boys and girls. First place trophies to each club gender team in the open 2 mile race.

Individual Awards: Medals to the top fifteen in each varsity High School race, and ribbons to 16th through 30th . Ribbons to the top ten males and females in each open race.

All Panhandle Team: The All Panhandle Team will be named at the awards ceremony. Each of the top eight boys and girls will receive a plaque and a team photo will be emailed to them. Team members please leave an email address after the ceremony.

Schedule: Central Time Zone

7:30 Coaches meeting at the finish line

8:00 High School Boys 5K race

8:30 High School Girls 5K race

9:15 Open 5K (for high school jv and community runners)

10:00 2 mile race (boys and girls middle school age only, each runner must fill out a waiver form and have a race #)

10:45 Awards Ceremony

Timing: The meet will be chip timed. Coaches please have a staff or team member near the finish line to help any of your runners that go down in the chute.

Course/meet Records:
H.S. Boys 2005 Jonathan Blocker of Chiles 15:25 for 5K
M.S. Boys 2009 Thomas Howell of Lewis Middle School- 10:54.56 -

H.S. Girls 2010 Lily Williams of Chiles 17:46.7 for 5K
M.S. Girls 2008 Cece Williams 12:13.75 2 miles

Direct any questions to Coach Gibson cell: 850 209-3403 or work phone: 850 482-9605 ext 295

Contact Chris Sumner at if you have any difficulty registering online.