2006 NACAC Cross Country Championships


The 2006 NACAC Cross Country Championships took place on March 11, 2006. The races were held at the United States Triathlon National Training Center in Clermont, Florida, United States. A detailed report of the event was given.[1]

2006 NACAC Cross Country Championships
OrganisersNACAC
Edition2nd
DateMarch 11
Host cityClermont, Florida, United States
VenueUnited States Triathlon National Training Center
Events4
Distances8 km – Senior men
6 km – Junior men (U20)
6 km – Senior women
4 km – Junior women (U20)
Participation122 athletes from
14 nations

Complete results were published.[2][3]

Medallists


Event Gold Silver Bronze
Individual
Senior men
(8 km)
Juan Luis Barrios
México
25:17 Alejandro Suárez
México
25:17 Max King
 United States
25:49
Junior (U20) men
(6 km)
Diego Borrego
México
19:25 Aaron Arias
México
19:30 Landon Peacock
 United States
19:30
Senior women
(6 km)
Megan Metcalfe
 Canada
21:45 María Elena Valencia
México
21:55 Rebecca Donaghue
 United States
21:57
Junior (U20) women
(4 km)
Kate van Buskirk
 Canada
14:32 Sheila Reid
 Canada
14:39 Kauren Tarver
 United States
14:41
Team
Senior men México16 pts  United States31 pts  Guatemala48 pts
Junior (U20) men  United States22 pts  Canada34 pts  Puerto Rico73 pts
Senior women  United States18 pts  Canada37 pts  Jamaica76 pts
Junior (U20) women  United States19 pts  Canada22 pts  Jamaica61 pts

Medal table (unofficial)


  *   Host nation (United States)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 Mexico (MEX)3306
2 United States (USA)*3148
3 Canada (CAN)2406
4 Jamaica (JAM)0022
5 Guatemala (GUA)0011
 Puerto Rico (PUR)0011
Totals (6 nations)88824
  • Note: Totals include both individual and team medals, with medals in the team competition counting as one medal.

Participation


According to an unofficial count, 122 athletes from 14 countries participated.

See also


References


  1. Merca, Paul (March 11, 2006), Team USA takes three NACAC team titles, USA Track & Field, retrieved January 15, 2014
  2. USATF - Events - 2006 NACAC Cross Country Championships (PDF), Athletics Canada, archived from the original (PDF) on August 16, 2012, retrieved January 15, 2014
  3. 2006 NACAC Cross Country Championships - Schedule & Results, USA Track & Field, retrieved January 15, 2014