Cross Country

Cross Country
Our endurance group athletes participate in the following Cross Country events in the winter months from October to March:-

Cross Country Relays
East District Cross Country League
Open Meetings

In addition to the above Scottish Athletics stage District and National Championships and athletes may be selected for representative events such as the Inter District Championships. Cross Country meetings normally consist of single sex, age group races i.e. Under 11, Under 15 etc. up to Seniors and Vets, although categories may be combined, e.g. Under 11 Boys and Under 11 Girls may run in the same race, such as in the East League.

The Scottish Schools Athletic Association also stages a National Championship, however, it is up to individuals to ensure that their school submits entry forms on their behalf for this event.

Athletes may also be selected to take part in representative events such as the Scottish Athletics Inter District Championships.

To see this years fixture list for Cross Country events and winter training schedule click here.

We hold a Club’s Cross Country Championship which comprises a series of pre-determined races from the fixture list, of which two or three races can be dropped (depending on particular age groups) with the remaining or best results counting towards the Championship. For details of the Club Cross Country Championship click here

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