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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

Report – 2022 English National XC

Mahamed Mahamed and Jess Gibbon took the senior crowns as the English National Cross Country Championships made a long awaited return on a mild, sunny day at Parliament Hill yesterday. With last year’s event cancelled due to the pandemic, normal service was resumed in the historic event, held on a muddy course that was typical

Results – Nationals 2022

Finalised Results (pdf) Senior Men Senior Men, 9 to score Senior Men 6 to score Senior Women Junior Women Junior Men Under 17 Women Under 17 Men Under 15 Boys Under 15 Girls Under 13 Girls Under 13 Boys

The Nationals – clothing pre-orders

With the “National” fast approaching our event clothing suppliers are happy to take pre-event orders. They are expecting a big demand and those pre-ordered will be able to just pick up on the day, to save queuing. Hoody’s will retail at £16 and are available in pale blue, grey, pink and sand. Long-sleeved white T

Belgium Cross Cup – Report Feb 2022

The ECCA have continued giving experience of international competition to our top athletes, by taking U20 and senior teams to Belgium. Running in the Belgium Cross Cup event in Diest, England’s athletes had a good day with 3 wins and a 2nd from the 4 races they had teams in. The most successful of the

Parking Permits – Parliament Hill

Reminder for Clubs or Teams intending to travel to Parliament Hill for the National Cross Country Championships by Coach or Minibus and wish to obtain a parking permit at the venue. Applications will close on February 18th so there is just over a week left to apply. For route to Parliament Hill instructions plus Parking

Aldershot, Farnham and District head to the European XC Cup..

The European Champion Clubs Cross Country Cup returns to the calendar this year, with the first event being held in Portugal next Sunday. Aldershot, Farnham & Dist AC Women won the right to represent the UK after winning the Saucony CC Relays at Mansfield and then the UK Trial at Liverpool. They take a strong

Home Countries XC International report, Dundonald, Jan 22

The Home Countries Cross Country International took place at the Billy Neill Centre of Excellence, Dundonald, Northern Ireland on Saturday 22nd January. The Northern Ireland International, also incorporating the British Athletics Cross Challenge and Celtic Games, was held on a dull, cold but dry day and was well supported by local fans of cross country.

England Teams for HCI

The Home Countries International Cross Country event takes place as part of the Belfast International and the UKA cross Challenge on Saturday and England are once again fielding strong teams. The Under 20 Women’sTeam always does well and Barbara Cutting has selected. Ellen Weir – Hercules Wimbledon, Ella Greenway – Cleethorpes AC,  Kiya Dee –