Pete Glavin XC Series

September 12 – November 7, 2021



Welcome to the 31st year of the PGXC Series.  Come run one or all five of the best Cross Country races in Upstate NY for Open and Masters runners. Individual and Club members compete for individual age group prizes and team awards at each race. Members of Upstate NY Clubs also compete for Series points, awards, and bragging rights. Series individual and team champions will be recognized at Championship Day on Sunday, November 7th.

These races are for the most experienced runners as well as beginners to the sport of Cross Country running. It’s fun for all and anyone may participate. The PGXC series is now in its 31st year and was started in 1990 by the late Peter Glavin. Participants earn individual points and club points in various age group competitions at each race. The five races are hosted by local clubs in locations throughout the Southern Tier, Central, and Western NYS.


PGXC Club Cup

Run4Results 2021 Cup Points

Awarded to the Club Team with the most accumulated points throughout the season.
Points will be awarded to the top 3 teams in each category (3 pts for 1st, 2 for 2nd and 1 for 3rd place).

Club Links:
Auburn Pulsars
Greater Buffalo Track Club
High Noon – FLRC
Syracuse TC
Robinhood Racing


ONLINE: Runsignup

FORM: 2021 PGXC Paperentry   (Day of registration available up to 30 minutes prior to race time)

Series Rules (fine print): 2021 PGXC Rules v1


We are weaving a 5 races series in between the busy  Fall championship schedule to allow people to also race in the following National Events:

Sept 19 USATF Masters 12 km Championships – By Hook Or By Crook 12K – Highlands, NJ
Oct 17 USATF Masters 5 km Cross Country Championships – Boston, MA
Dec. 11, 2021 USATF Club Nationals Tallahassee, FL

Date Time Race Host Club Course
Sunday Sept. 12, 2021  11:00 5k  Syracuse Track Club  Long Branch 5k
Sunday Sept. 26, 2021  11:00 5k  Auburn Pulsars Pulsars XC 5k
Everest Park, Auburn
Sunday Oct. 10, 2021  11:00 5k  Checkers AC 2021 Akron 5k
Sunday Oct. 31, 2021  11:00 6k  High Noon /FLRC Taughannock 6k – upd 10/22
Sunday Nov. 07, 2021  11:00 8k  Genesee Valley Harriers FLCC 8K


The courses will again be fields/trails in our great Upstate NY parks.


Yes, there are awards but they come without boxes, ribbons and bows:
–  Sign up for the 5 race series and get a long sleeve running t-shirt.

–  For each race: overall winners receive a bottle of wine, top 3 in each age group enjoy gourmet snacks and there are refreshing beverages(case of beer) for team winners; as is the tradition.

–  For series awards: top 10 in each age group receives a bottle of wine, age group winners receive a special award and series team winners…more refreshing beverages and bragging rights of course.

Series Awards: Overall winners M/W – $100 Wegman’s gift card,    Age Group winners in10year increments – $50 Wegman’s gift card,   Top 10 in every age group – Wagner Vineyards Riesling,   Top 3 teams in each age group – 16oz Pub Glass

USTAF Niagara Awards:   $400 stipend for winning Open M/W teams to attend the USATF Club Nationals in Tallahassee, FL on December 11th, 2021

 RESULTS…searchable results from 1990 – 2021

YEAR RACE 1 RACE 2 RACE 3 RACE 4 RACE 5 Team Age Group
2021 Overall
Team Women
Team Men
Team Women
Team Men
 Overall Race Results  Overall Race Results  runsignup results 2021 PGXC R5 Team Results 2021 PGXC R5 Ind Results
2019 R1-Overall-V5
2019 series results  2019 series results
2018 Results  Results  Results  Results  Results  2018 series results  2018 series results
2017 Results  Results  Results  Results  Results  Team  Individual
2016 Results  Results  Results  Results  Results Team Individual
2015 Results Results Results  Results  Results Team  Individual
2014 Results Results Results Results /Results Results
2013 Results Results Results Results Results

All Time Results


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