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Annual Open Meeting 2022

Apologies for absence Chairman’s welcome and the Presidents Chain of Office will be passed on for the year 2022/23 to Ron Needham of Northern Athletics. The Past President’s Memento will also be presented to Chris Stott. Chairman’s report. See separate sheet. Honorary Treasurer’s report and financial statement Election of the Honorary Treasurer for a 3-year period,

English Cross Country Association Annual Open Meeting 2022

The 15th Annual Open meeting will be held on Thursday 12th 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 11.00am. The Annual Open meeting is empowered

Eric Nash

It is with great sadness that we hear of the passing of Eric Nash who died peacefully on Wednesday morning aged 94. Eric was a former Secretary of the Southern Men’s Association,  Secretary and President of Cambridge Harriers, President of the South of England A.A., South of England Cross Country Secretary and President of the

English Cross Country Association Annual Open Meeting 2021

The 14th Annual Open meeting will be held on Saturday 22nd May, at this stage we hope the venue will be the Smart Aston Ct Hotel, Midland Rd, Derby DE1 2SL (near Derby Railway Stn). However, we will advise members nearer the time on the venue. All Clubs affiliated to England Athletics for cross country

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

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: *

Ted Sutters

The English Cross Country Association is sad to hear that Ted Sutters passed away on Tuesday 10th July at the age of 96. Ted was for many decades a member of the English Cross Country Union Committee and was President during the 1968 – 69 season when the National was held at Parliament Hill. A

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