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Directions to Ridge Ferry

Posted Wednesday, September 14, 2011 by Natalie Feller






DATE:                                   Thursday, September 22, 2011


PLACE:                                Ridge Ferry Park, Riverside Parkway, Rome


COURSE:                             All races will be run on the 5K cross country course at Ridge Ferry Park.  This course is basically flat and fast.  60% of the course is grass or gravel trails, 40% is on asphalt trails.


AWARDS:                            Trophies for the top three boys and girls Varsity Teams.  Medals for the top 15 individuals in varsity races.  Medals for top 15 finishers in the open races.


FACILITIES:                        Restrooms, water fountains, picnic tables. 


INVITED TEAMS:              Armuchee, Calhoun, Cartersville, Cass, Cedartown, Creekview, Chattahoochee, Coosa, Darlington, Forsyth Central, Gordon Central, Hiram, Johns Creek, LaFayette, Lakeview-Ft. Oglethorpe, Lambert, Model, Murray County, North Paulding, Northwest Whitfield, Paulding, Pepperell, Ringgold, Ridgeland, Rockmart, Rome, Sequoyah, South Forsyth, South Paulding, Sprayberry and Woodland. (Participation limited to the first 18 teams.)


PARKING:                           All parking is limited to the area around the old pumphouse.  DO NOT park directly on the road itself, as it is part of the course.


RACE SCHEDULE:             5:30 p.m.  Varsity Boys

                                                6:00 p.m.   Varsity Girls

                                                6:30 p.m.   Open Boys

                                                7:00 p.m.   Open Girls

                                                7:45 p.m.   Awards



Take Mars Hill Rd towards Hwy 41.

Turn LEFT onto Hwy 41 North (about 18 miles)

Take the ramp for GA-20 West/US-411 South (about 19 miles)

Take the ramp onto E 2nd Ave (around 2 miles)

Turn LEFT onto Broad St (1/4 mile)

Turn RIGHT onto Riverside Pkwy

Park will be on the LEFT

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