Motion: Definition of Meet
Change item #3 under Definition of a Cross Country Meet to read “distance between 3k and 6k for women and 4k and 10k for men.”APPROVED
Institutions must ensure that the electronic submission of results for all meets in which their student-athletes compete are reported by the meet host to the Track and Field Results System for Cross Country (TFRRS-XC) through the online provider Direct Athletics. APPROVED
NAC Motion: Removal of Rater's Ballot
National Oversight Committee of all sports have the ability to remove the national ballot in ONLY the final regular-season rating, if rationale is not provided by rater or rationale is not accepted by majority of national oversight. (This motion was submitted by NAC.) APPROVED
NAC Motion: Saturday Play & Cross Country National Championship
The NAC approved the moving of the NAIA Men’s and Women’s Cross Country National Championships from a Saturday to either a Friday or Monday, beginning in 2018-19, to accommodate NAIA institutions whose religious beliefs prevent Saturday participation. The determination on a final date for the coming years will be determined at a later date.
NAC Motion: Drug Testing
The NAC formally approved the policy manual for NAIA Drug Testing, which will begin in 2017-18. The Drug Education & Testing Committee has been working to develop the manual over the past several years. www.naia.org/wellness
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