NESAP Cross Country Races Balgownie

17 Feb 2019

Race Entry: Avoid queuing on race day speed up the on the day results & help the organisers by pre-entering by Friday February 15th. Entries will be taken on the day up to 15 minutes before each race.  Unfortunately, no refunds will be given for any reason.

Series Organisers: Jackie Stewart

                              Peter Jennings

Entry Fees: Seniors/Veterans £10 (+£2 Non SAL);

                   Students £5 (+£2 Non SAL);

                   Juniors (U11-U17) £2.

Try-a-Trail: A shorter run (approx.800m) will also be available for 5 to 8 year olds £2.

Registration: Race numbers can be picked up on the day up to 15mins before each event.

Please ensure you enter the correct category. Age categories as follows.

Try a Trail  5 - 8 Years old

Under 11   Must be minimum age 9 on day of race

Under 13   Born between 01/09/2005 and 31/08/2007

Under 15   Born between 01/09/2003 and 31/08/2005

Under 17   Born between 01/09/2001 and 31/08/2003

Senior/ Vets- age on day.


The first race will start at 11.30pm .

Entries close 15 mins before each event. (All under SAL permits). 

EVENT                                                  START                                    DISTANCE

Boys/Girls Try-A-Trail                           11.30am                                   <1 mile

Senior Men/Women/Students                11.45am                                     3 miles

U15 Boys, U17 Men/Women                  11.45am                                     3 miles

U11 Girls                                             12.30pm                                     1 mile

U11 Boys                                             12.45pm                                    1 mile

U13 Girls / Boys, U15 Girls                    1.00pm                                      2 miles

Senior Men / Women/Students               1.30pm                                     6miles


Individual medals: Awarded for 1st, 2nd & 3rd in each age group

Team medals: Team medals will be awarded to the 1st place teams in U11, U13 & U15 age groups. (first 3 runners count as team and must be registered under the same team name).


Balgownie: University Playing Fields, Bridge of Don, Aberdeen, AB22 8LX

Runners and spectators are asked to stick to the marked tracks. The courses are run mainly on wooded tracks and grass wearing spikes is up to the athlete and care must be taken with the underfoot terrain or the time of year to decide if spikes are suitable.

Changing facilities are available along with toilets at the Balgownie Pavilion

Refreshments should be available for purchase.

Late changes to race day e.g. Cancellations due to winter weather will be posted on relevant Facebook pages and club websites




Jackie Stewart


Dates and Status
EventDateAvailable/TotalStatusClosing Date
NESAP Balgownie X Country (Seniors/Veterans)17 Feb 2019??/500Open15 Feb 2019
NESAP Balgownie X Country (Students)17 Feb 2019??/500Open15 Feb 2019
NESAP Balgownie X Country (Juniors U11 -U17)17 Feb 2019??/500Open15 Feb 2019
NESAP Balgownie X Country (Try-A-Trail age 5-8)17 Feb 2019??/500Open15 Feb 2019
15 Feb 2019£10.00£12.00

*Discounted for members of any of SA EA WA

15 Feb 2019£5.00£7.00

*Discounted for members of any of SA EA WA

For each sign-up, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 4% (min 50p). You pay no surcharge

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