World XC in Jordan! part I

This year the World Cross Country Championships were held in Amman, Jordan. I had feelings of excitement and nervousness about making the trip. Both feelings were based on the unknown, I had no idea what to expect. After committing to the team everyone received numerous e-mails as to how we should best prepare for the trip.…

World XC Previews and more

Preview of Women’s Races Preview of Men’s Races Universal Sports lists a webcast of the World XC Championships on their March schedule. I will post more details when I find out any new information. The local organizing committee is doing everything within their powers to guarantee the landscape is enhanced and not affected by the…

World XC Article from IAAF

World XC team contests, a truly global battle – Amman 2009 The team contests in Amman, Jordan at the 37th IAAF World Cross Country Championships will be just as keenly fought as the battle for individual titles in the four races which make up the programme on Saturday 28 March. While we can assume that…

Team USA World XC Roster

USATF has named its senior and junior teams for the 37th IAAF World Cross County Championships. The championships will be held in Amman, Jordan on March 28.  This is the first time in the championships’ history that they have been held in the Middle East. Rebecca earned her spot on Team USA based on her…