Pancake Breakfast Saturday Oct 8th

This Saturday, October 8th is our Pancake Breakfast fundraiser – Buena Cafeteria – 8 am – 12 pm

  • The athletes were given tickets to sell – We are asking each to sell at least 10 tickets – Money or unsold tickets is due Thursday October 6th.¬† Tickets are $7 each (under 5 free). If an athlete needs more tickets to sell they will be available at practice on Tuesday. Tickets will also be available at the door.
  • To Go boxes will be available as well.
  • Athletes are expected to work the day of the event 7:00 am setup – 1:00 pm clean up.
  • The athlete that sells the most tickets – wins a $50 gift card to a place of their choice.
  • Please share our event with your friends and family on social media ūüôā¬† – All proceeds support Buena Cross Country!

We are purchasing the batter, sausage, coffee and paper goods.  We are asking parents to donate some items as well.  Please Click Here to sign up for donations or volunteer the day of.  The more the merrier.  If you have any questions contact us at

Central Park Invitational Meet Info (Saturday Oct. 1st)

(download the below information in PDF here)

Central Park Invitational, Oct 1, 2016

Where: Huntington Beach Project Time: 4:50 am BUS TIME: 5:00 am Return: 3:00 PM

When we get to the meet we will be going over the course- so have your running shoes on when you get off the bus. Each group needs to make a plan on when and where to meet for warm up. If you are not racing, you are expected to dress as if you are racing and will be help taking mile time splits. After you race- everyone is expected to be out on the course cheering. (Loudly, of course, knowing everyone’s name, and positive encouraging words!)

What to Bring: Uniform, Shoes, Socks, Filled Water Bottle, Sunscreen, Healthy Snacks, Sweatshirt,¬†Sweats, cheering voice ÔĀä We wear our team t-shirts, warm ups, sweatshirts at all meets coming and¬†going. Money for lunch, meet shirt, we will stop at In‚Äôn Out on the way home.

COURSE: 3 mile course with grass, dirt, asphalt, hills, and a loop around a lake. Spectators have an excellent view.

Race Schedule (Larger Schools)
Boys Varsity 8:30am
Girls Varsity 9:00am
Boys JV 9:30am
Girls JV 10:00am
Boys Fresh 10:30am
Girls Fresh 11:00am
Boys Soph 11:30am
Girls Soph 12:00 pm

AWARDS: Individual metals to the top 35 in each race. Team plaques 1st, 2nd, 3rd place in each race. Top Male / Female awards

Meet Web Site:


“There are some who are born scared, afraid, and not willing to show some guts.¬†We eat those people for breakfast.” ¬†— Read on a NO FEAR T-shirt

Monday Practice Postponed until later today (9/26)

Due to todays heat, practices will be postponed but all athletes will still meet as a class for 6th period before being let out. Practice will resume later this evening as follows:

Boys: Will meet at 6:30 at Buena

Girls: Please workout at Gym if you access or run later tonight when its cooled down.

League Meet #1 – Dos Pueblos High Info

Thank you once again for all your support at our Seaside Invitational!!

Our first league meet is Wednesday September 14th at Dos Pueblos High School.
Directions to DP: 101 North, exit Glen Annie Rd, right on Glen Annie Rd, Left on Catheral Oaks. DPHS is on the left. Cross country course is  behind school- go to the track.
Bus Departure Time: 1:30 pm       Return to Buena: approx 8:30 pm
Race Schedule: JV Girls 4:00 pm        JV Boys 4:40 pm        Var Girls 5:20 pm        Var Boys 5:50 pm
 This is the first of 3 cluster meets, meaning that all league teams will be competing.
We would love to see lots of parents there cheering our runners on.

Ventura Beach Marathon & Buena Night at Mile 26 Fundsdraisers

Sunday Sept 11 ‚Äď Ventura Marathon / Half Marathon Fundraiser
We are very fortunate to have the opportunity to earn money for Buena XC via our volunteering at local road races. Each year we raise several thousands donating our time at the races by handing out water, medals, set up / take down, nutrition table, .. This Sunday we will be working at the finish line, nutrition table, marathon turn around, and half marathon turn around.

Most athletes should already know where they need to be, but otherwise check with your coach to be sure. We are still a few spots short of filling our volunteer commitment so if you have the time to help, we can use it!

Finish Line (by the pier): 5 am ‚Äď 10 am
Finish Line Nutrition: 5 am ‚Äď 10 am
Half Marathon Turn Around: 6:30 am ‚Äď 10 am
Marathon Turn Around: 6:45 am ‚Äď 10 am

Monday Sept 12-
Buena night at Mile 26 Sports for athletes, parents, and faculty, 15% discount plus 15% donated back to Buena cross country

Next weekends meets:
Girls: Woodbridge Invitational
Boys: Ojai Invitational

Additional info to be posted soon.