The 2011 UC Santa Barbara cross country season will open on Saturday, Sept. 3 with the UCSB Lagoon Open. Three races will be contested, beginning with an Alumni/Community 5k at 9:30 a.m. The women's Open 5k will be held next at 10:30 a.m., and the men's Open 8k will begin at 11:00 a.m. The staging area will be behind the University Center (UCEN).The Open races will feature the teams from UCSB and Cal Poly, and are also open to unattached and club elite athletes. Please contact Christina Baglas for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org or 805-893-5372.
Remember, all of UCSB's alumni athletes are members of the department's letterwinners program, The Gaucho Order.
The UCSB Lagoon Open
Cross Country Information
Video: 8/31 Cross Country: Lagoon Open Preview
Aug 31, 2011
Help Support Gaucho Cross Country
$25 includes entry in Alumni/Community 5k, UCSB cross country T-Shirt, and post-race refreshment
$100 or more includes Alumni/Community race entry, UCSB cross country T-shirt, post-race refreshment and meet programs throughout the 2011-12 year.
Can't make the event and still want to support the Gauchos? Mail donations to:
UC Santa Barbara
Department of Intercollegiate Athletics - ICA Building
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-5200
ATTN: Cross Country
The Women's 5k and Men's 8k are open to unattached or club elite athletes, please contact Christina Baglas for more information.
Post-Race Alumni BBQ
At Coach Pete Dolan's Goleta house. 1:00 p.m. to closing time.
Please RSVP to Christina Baglas, Christina.email@example.com if you plan on attending.