The Return of Cross Country
Cross Country is coming back in a big way. A championship series dedicated to cross-country running is about to hit the DC Metro area. What brought about it’s return? That’s best told from the eye of some superhero-like fans of the sport.
The DCXC Invite
At the end of the cross-country season, get ready to experience a meet unlike any other. Runners from around the area compete as they run their way through Gotham City and become something super. Superheroes of DCXC.
Coaches Education & Athlete Engagement.
Every great hero needs support from true fans. And DCXC offers all types of education and support for the coaches that work with these heroes all season long.
The All RunWashington Cross Country Team, the 62 best cross country athletes across Northern Virginia, DC, and parts of Maryland.
The Mission of DCXC
Expose youth to the sport of running primarily via scholastic cross country and track distance programs; Increase the participation levels of competitive and non-competitive student-athletes in established scholastic programs; Encourage lifelong habits including healthy sportsmanship and balanced lifestyles through sports team participation; Identify programs in either underserved and/or underdeveloped programs in the greater Washington DC region and provide support to bring programs to competitive levels; Support distance running coaching through sponsored coaching clinics, coaches networking, recognition programs, and grants; Provide grants for team fundraising such as uniforms, equipment, and travel; Support training & competition facilities through the development and/or access to safe facilities. Develop a collegiate scholarship program for standout student-athletes; Become THE distance running POWERHOUSE and advance the District of Columbia and metro area as the distance and track powerhouse.