Cross Country

Greater Louisville Cross Country Classic

The Greater Louisville Cross Country Classic presented by Primal Sport Mud is one of the most highly attended college and high school cross country events in the United States. It is held annually at E.P. "Tom" Sawyer State Park.

On October 5, 2013, the Louisville Sports Commission hosted 112 colleges and universities from 20 states and Canada in the 12th Annual Greater Louisville Cross Country Classic presented by Primal Sport Mud (GLCCC). It was the second-largest college meet contested in the U.S. in 2013. The GLCCC brought together some of the top college cross country programs in the nation, as more than 2,300 athletes competed at E.P. Tom Sawyer State Park. The field was comprised of 19 men's teams and 21 women's teams that were ranked in the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA), National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Div- I Regional & National, NCAA Div. II National and NCAA Div. III National Cross Country Polls.


Athletes and warriors of the Ancient World recovered from strenuous activity by using special muds, hot springs and herbs to aid the body’s natural ability to heal itself. Primal Sport Mud combines this ancient wisdom with modern science to bring you natural healing benefits in the convenience of your home, training facility or gym.

Primal Sport Mud is a topical recovery gel designed for athletes of all kinds. Infrared heat energy promotes microcirculation. Combined with natural electrolytes and anti-oxidants, Primal Sport Mud aids the body’s natural ability to recover, so you can spend less time being sore and more time doing what moves you! Primal Sport Mud is all-natural, raw and exactly what your body needs. Use as directed. Consult a physician for any medical conditions.