Teams articles

Home Countries International Cross Country, Wales 2017

The England Teams won all four team titles and three individual gold’s when the Home Countries International Cross Country was held at the Margam Country Park near Port Talbot, Wales on Saturday. However the English runners had to pull out all the stops to hold off a strong Scottish squad in all four of the

HCI, Port Talbot 25th March

The Home Countries International Cross Country takes place at the Margam Park Estate, Port Talbot, Wales on Saturday. This is the last cross country of the season and takes place on the same weekend as the World Cross in Uganda. England travel with strong Teams hoping to win all 4 races. The Junior Women’s quartet

Race Report: Caceres, Spain 2017

Competing in the Grand Premio Caceres Senior Men’s Race in Spain, Alex Tueten representing England scored his best International performance when finishing 3rd in a time of 31.00 over the 10 Km course around the Talayuela Golf course. With the rain lashing down for his race, Tueten chased hard after El Hassan Elabassi, of Bahrain 

England Team Selection – Caceres International XC, Spain

Caceres International XC, Spain – Sunday 12th  Feb 2017 Senior Men Alex Teuten  – Southampton AC Patrick Dever –  Preston H Alex Brecker – City of Stoke AC Jack Goodwin – Bedford & County AC   Senior Women Kate Holt – City of Stoke AC Juliet Potter – Charnwood AC Hannah Walker – Run Fast

Race Report: European XC Champs, Albufeira

Aldershot, Farnham & Dist AC Women’s and Men’s Teams travelled to Albufeira, Portugal for the European Clubs Cross Country Championships to represent Great Britain at the Competition. Mike Neighbour, Chairman of AFD reported: “Steph Twell led Aldershot, Farnham & District’s runners to third place in the senior women’s race at the European Clubs Cross Country

Race Report: Elgoibar Jan 2017

Athletes representing England made the trip to Elgoibar in Spain for the Annual Cross Internacional Juan Muguerza. This classy event attracted athletes from Kenya, Ethiopia, Bahrain, Eritrea, Chile, Rumania, Poland and of course Spain and England. First in action were the Junior Women who dominated the race filling the first 4 places in the 37

Team Selection: Elgoibar Jan 2017

The England Cross Country Team Managers Eamonn Martin (SM), Sue Lamb (SW), Keith Holt (JM), Barbara Cutting (JW) have selected the following athletes to travel to the JUAN MUGUERZA – ELGOIBAR, SPAIN International Cross Country Event on Sunday 22nd Jan 2017. This long standing competition provides a good standard for athletes in the build up

2016 Antrim International Cross Country Report

Athletes representing England took part in the Antrim International Cross Country over the Weekend. The ECCA Team Managers were keen that only athletes who could compete at the front of the Fields would be selected so 3 Senior Women and 2 Senior Men travelled to Northern Ireland for the races. As usual there was a

England Teams for Brussels

The ECCA, England Team Managers, Senior Men Eamonn Martin, Senior Women Sue Lamb, Junior Men Keith Holt, & Junior Women Barbara Cutting have selected the following athletes to represent England in the Iris Cross Cup Event in Brussels on the 18th December. The Teams were selected on form shown at the Liverpool Cross Challenge event

Atapuerca Cross Country meeting report

At the Atapuerca Cross Country meeting held in Burgos, Northern Spain, the England selected athletes had mixed fortunes. The IAAF permit meeting has grown in quality and importance over the years and the 2016 version saw African runners fill the top 6 places in the Men’s Race and top 4 in the Women’s Event with