Greater Manchester Cross Country Championships 2018/19
The Greater Manchester Cross Country Championships took place a month earlier than usual at a very tough, muddy Boggart Hole Clough. The top 4 finishers in each age group get automatic selection to represent Greater Manchester at the Inter Counties Cross Country Championships at Loughborough in March 2019. Then 4 further positions are picked by the selectors on performances from ..
Manchester Area League Cross Country Reports 18/19
Match 1 – 13/10/2018 - Wythenshawe Park, Manchester (no under 11′s) The first match of the cross country season took place at a fast, flat but very windy Wythenshawe Park with a good turnout from ECH athletes The under 13 boys team finished a solid 3rd place overall with excellent performances from Luke Carrington 7th, James McGraw 10th and James Harney ..
Bag packing – Floodlight Repair Fund – UPDATE & THANKS!
A massive, massive thank you to all who helped with the Bag Packing event for the flood light fund. Thanks to all our junior members who attended. Their cheerful smiles and personalities won over many, many shoppers, and as a bonus, they really seemed to enjoy it. You are all stars. Thanks to all the parents who supported and helped ..
Sponsored Training Event – Floodlight Fund – 27th Nov
We are having a sponsored training session in aid of our Floodlight Fund on Tuesday 27th November. Please see below link for more details. The person raising the most sponsorship will get a voucher for £20 off your membership for next year! >Sponsor sheet<
English National Cross Country Relays 2018
The annual English National Cross Country Relays took place on Saturday 3rd November at the usual Berry Hill Park in Mansfield. ECH had several teams competing against the best runners and teams in the country. The under 13 boys event consisted of 3 runners running a distance of 2K each. The A team finished a brilliant 16th place overall with ..
Cross Country Championship Race Entries 2018/19
If you would like to run in the Greater Manchester (8th Dec – Boggart Hole Clough), North of England (26th Jan – Pontefract) and English National Cross Country (23rd Feb – Leeds) Championships all entry lists are now up in the clubhouse, please put your name on the lists if you wish to compete. Deadlines for entry: Greater Manchester Championships ..
Northern Cross Country Relays 2018 – Superb Bronze for the under 13 boys!
The Northern Athletics Cross Country Relays took place at the usual Graves Park in Sheffield on Saturday 20th October. There were some great team performances from ECH in the junior races with the highlight of the day coming in the under 13 boys race with a superb 3rd place and Bronze medals for Luke Carrington (5.47), James McGraw (5.44) and ..
South East Lancs Cross Country League Reports 18/19
Match 1 – 20/10/2018 - Heaton Park, Manchester The first match of the South East Lancs League took place at sunny Heaton Park, with good conditions for the large contingent of ECH athletes taking part. It was the first race of the cross country season for the under 11′s and they didn’t disappoint with both the boys and girls winning the ..