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Yellowstone Elementary School Cross Country Meet

5th Annual Cross Country One Mile, October 15, Pioneer Park, Billings, MT

Registration is FREE* if received by September 30, 2014

Register now for the 6th Annual Yellowstone Elementary School Cross Country meet Tuesday, October 07, 2014 at Pioneer Park. Last year, nearly 1,000 kids participated! The race distance is one mile for boys and girls in grades 4, 5, and 6 (younger children may participate, but a separate division is not available).

Entry Fee

Entry is FREE if received by September 30th. Late entries are $10.00/entry.

  • FREE Online Entry deadline: Sep. 30th at 11:59pm.
  • Paper Entry deadline: 2pm, Oct. 3rd in hand at Big Sky Games office. $10 after Sep. 30th.

Registration is available at Race Number Pickup October 6th (3pm-6pm) $10/entry.

NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION will be accepted!

Race Day

Race is held at Pioneer Park. Girls race first followed by boys for each grade:

  • 4th Grade race starts at 4:15pm
  • 5th Grade estimated race time is 4:50pm
  • 6th Grade estimated race time is 5:25pm

Race times are approximated and will vary due to previous race.

Please be prepared to race 30 minutes prior to race time.


  • Top 5 Individuals in each grade/gender (immediately follows race)
  • Top School in each grade/gender
  • Spirit Traveling Trophy to School with highest percentage of participants
  • Top Dog Traveling Trophy to School with highest number of perticipants

New for 2014

  Shoe Chip Timing

A timing chip will be included in your participant envelope provided during the race number pickup. Attach the chip to the top of your shoe with the provided zip ties; there is no top or bottom to the chip but it must be on the top of your shoe. We'll have staff onsite before the race to help secure and remove your chip.

You'll also receive a bib number in your participant envelope. Please pin this bib to the FRONT of whatever you will be wearing at the finish line.

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We Need Volunteers

The Big Sky Games is able to hold this event FREE of charge because of the amazing support we receive from our local community. We are in need of volunteers to help us setup and run the event.

If you are interested in volunteering for this or any of our events, please follow the link to fill out our Big Sky Games volunteer form.

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Race Number Pickup

  In Billings Area

October 6, 2014 (3pm-6pm)
Mansfield Education Center
1233 N 30th, Billings, MT 59101

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  Out of Billings Area

October 7, 2014 (3pm-4pm)
Pioneer Park