Gloucestershire Cross Country League Round 3 Old Down Park
05 Mar 2022
ROUND 3 OLD DOWN PARK
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This is the deciding race for the series (Best two scores out of three to count) and medals will be awarded on the day, juniors approximately half an hour after the last runners come home in each category and seniors/vet men and women after the mens race.
Races are run in age groups u11 (2.0km) u13 (3.2km) u15 (4.8km) u17m u17w u20w and Seniors/vets females (all 6.4km) and senior men (9.6km). The League will allocate you to the correct start group according to your stated date of birth on the application form. All distances are approximate and subject to change to accomodate measures such as extra space in the start area and a longer run to the first 'pinch' point. The rules for age groups are available to view on the Athletics4u website under the Cross Country tab downloads. ( MV65+ may opt to run in the shorter distance Senior Female race or run as M60+ in the longer male race).
The league races are open to runners and teams from outside Gloucestershire AAA .
Start times for races will be in age order, starting with u11's at approximately 11am and finishing with Senior men and will be advised on Athletics4u website in advance of the fixtures. Some age groups running a similar distance but with small entries will be be combined for running but results will still be published as separate categories. This is also the case for vet categories where an age group results will be published along with age group series standings.
Price: £8 for seniors and £4 for u20 and juniors (Price should discount when you click a junior age group)
Unattached runners from u13 upwards will be surcharged £2 irrespective of age in line with terms of the licence.
The race is run under UK Athletics Rules and is an England Athletics permit event.
There is no additional fee for entering online. Please note that entry fees are non returnable. There will be no on the day entry this season, entries close 3 days before the race.
Running numbers will be distributed at the event . Race Numbers are not exchangeable and no-one will be allowed to run without one.
Dates for 2021-2 season
Numbers MUST be worn on the front and be visible, please avoid covering number at the finish whilst stopping your watch! Marshals instructions MUST be obeyed at all times.
Timekeepers are busy. DO NOT attempt to interrupt them while they are working. Results will be published on the internet as soon as possible.
For each sign-up, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 4% (min 50p). You pay no surcharge
Dates and Status
Total Places: 2000
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