Organisers: Emma Blake (Tettenhall College)
Assisted by: Dave Guest & Colin Thompson (Wolverhampton & Bilston Athletic Club)
The following cross-country races will be organised during the year:
The mixed relay race - Autumn 2018 (Aldersley Leisure Village)
The relays for boys teams and girls team - 2nd February 2019 (Tettenhall College)
The Wolverhampton Championships 21st March 2019
Area Races - Week Beginning 11th March 2019
Mixed Cross Country
Teams comprise of 2 boys and 2 girls with each runner running one leg of approx 1K. Schools can enter as many teams as they like or incomplete teams.
Inter-Area Cross Country
Boys and girls races take place at various locations within the City. The focus is very much on a combined inter-area competition with the less competitive elements of a fun-run. Trophies will be awarded to winning teams and a place in the City Finals for teams and individuals. There is no limit to the number of runners from each school but if you could inform Emma of the expected number that would be helpful.
Bilston: Bilston Primary, Tuesday 12th March (4.00pm start)
Bushbury: Fordhouses Cricket Club, Wednesday 13th March (4.00pm start)
Penn: Highfields, Wednesday 13th March (4.00pm start)
Tettenhall: Tettenhall College, Thursday 14th March (4.00pm start)
Wednesfield - TBC
City Final: Aldersley, Thursday 212st March (4.15pm start) A maximum number of 6 runners per team for the final will).
Please enter using the link on the right hand side of this page. Entries will close on the 8th March 2019.
Should you need further details please contact Emma Blake firstname.lastname@example.org
A copy of the risk assessment for Cross Country finals at Aldersley Leisure Village can be downloaded here.
Schools hosting area races will have their own risk assessment. All races are organised and managed by graded officials of UK Athletics and are in accordance with UK Athletics safety guidelines. All cross-country courses are checked by officials who will undertake an inspection of the course to mitigate any risk.