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2019 Cross Country Relays – Report

Over a thousand teams took part in the Saucony English Cross Country Relays held at Berry Hill Park, Mansfield on the 2nd November. Once again the popularity of the venue proved it was the place to be after the prolonged changeover to Mansfield DC running the Park as Corporate Trustees. After a sunny beginning to

2019 XC Relays Results – All Age Groups

Team Results Fastest Laps Junior Men v2 Junior Women Senior Men Senior Men v2 Senior Women Under 13 Boys Under 13 Girls Under 15 Boys v2 Under 15 Girls v2 Under 17 Men v2 Under 17 Women Junior Men Junior Women Senior Men Senior Women Under 13 Boys Under 13 Girls Under 15 Boys Under

2019 XC Relays – Entries and Update

Preparations for this years Saucony English Cross Country Relays are in place after a difficult planning period. News that Mansfield District Council have become Corporate Trustees was announced the week before last and buildings that have been mothballed for nearly a year have had to be checked out but now nearly all the usual facilities

Basil Heatley, A Tribute

Basil Heatley, a young 17 year old worker from a farm just outside Coventry saw an advert by Godiva Harriers asking for would be athletes to take part in a recruitment ‘Novice Race’. Basil, having been very interested in athletics since seeing the great Czech runner Emile Zatopek’s medal achievements in the 1948 London Olympics

Basil Heatley

Basil Heatley who was The ECCA President in 2016/17 passed away on the 3rd August 2019. Basil who was 85 and as you know was a great cross country and marathon runner will be greatly missed and the ECCA send condolences to his wife and family. The Funeral of Basil will take place at 3-00pm

2019 English Cross Country Relays – Venue

The ECCA are delighted to announce that the 2019 English Cross Country Relays will once again take place at Berry Hill Park, Mansfield on Saturday 2nd November. There had been some doubt as the Berry Hill Trust the owners of the Park had been close to closing the Park permanently due to lack of funds

12th Annual Open Meeting – Agenda

The 12th Annual Open Meeting of the ECCA will be held at the SMART ASTON COURT HOTEL, MIDLAND RD, Derby DE1 2SL on Saturday 18th May 2019 at 12 noon. The Conference Room is on the ground floor of the Hotel, tea and coffee will be available from 11:30. Agenda Apologies for absence Chairman’s welcome

English Cross Country Association 12th Annual Open Meeting

The 12th Annual Open meeting will be held on Saturday 18th May at the Smart Aston Ct Hotel, Midland Rd, Derby DE1 2SL (near Derby Railway Stn) All Clubs affiliated to England Athletics for cross country running are eligible to attend and vote. The meeting will start at 12 noon The Annual Open meeting is empowered to: *

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