General articles

Return to Competition (England Athletics)

Information from England Athletics regarding the return to competition for cross country racing can be found at the below links: Cross Country Guidance (PDF) England Athletics Website, further details Cross Country Licence application

Cross Country Competition – State of Play

The ECCA were represented at the meeting referred to below. We will continue with our planning for Cross Country although we accept that there will be restrictions but we will move forward as quickly and safely as we can. The formal statement is below. England Athletics is pleased to announce that we have begun making

Coronavirus and Cross Country

The ECCA is aware that at this time of the year, Clubs and Cross Country Leagues plan to be making preparations for the season ahead. Another consequence of the Coronavirus pandemic is that although athletes in Clubs are allowed to train now in groups, Cross Country competition is not taking place. England Athletics is drafting

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

8th Annual Open Meeting

The 8th Annual Open Meeting of the ECCA will be held at the SMART ASTON COURT HOTEL, MIDLAND RD, Derby DE1 2SL on Saturday 16th May 2015 at 12 noon. The Conference Room is on the ground floor of the Hotel, tea and coffee will be available from 11:30. The following business will be conducted:

New Competition Condition

New Competition condition for adoption for the 2014 Relay Championships and subsequent ECCA Championships. “Senior and Junior age group athletes who are registered with UKA as foreign athletes may represent their First Claim English Club in the ECCA Team Championships on condition that they can demonstrate bona fide and unbroken residence in the UK and