Primary Schools Cross Country Grand Prix 2021

Primary Schools Cross Country Grand Prix 2021


East Cheshire Harriers & Tameside Athletics Club – Cross Country Grand Prix 2021

Please note details for the 2021 East Cheshire Harriers Primary Schools Cross Country Grand Prix.

DATES:              Saturday 6th November, Saturday 13th November, Saturday 20th November

TIME:                  Registration – 9.30am 

                            First Race – 10 am

VENUE:              East Cheshire Harriers and Tameside Athletic Club, Richmond Street Athletics Stadium, Richmond Street, Ashton-under-Lyne, OL7 9HG

 COST:                £30 per school (Cheques made payable to Tameside Athletics Development Group – NOT TAMESIDE SPORTS TRUST).

If schools don’t wish to enter but individuals from within the school do, there will be a £2 charge per race on the race day.

 AGE GROUPS: U 9 girls and boys – over 2 laps (1870 meters)

                             U11 girls and boys – over 2 laps (1870 meters)

The race will give children the opportunity, many of them their first, to take part in Cross Country competition. The event is a good way for your school to prepare for the Cross Country Championships which will take place in January 2022 on the same course.

-       Registration takes place from 9.30am

-       with the first race (years 3 / 4 girls) starting at 10am

-       this will be followed by year 3 / 4 boys

-       year 5 / 6 girls

-       and the last race being the year 5 / 6 boys

You may bring as many children as you like, but you need at least 4 to finish a scoring team,  ( you can still run if you don’t have 4).

To confirm your entry please complete the below application form and return as indicated, along with payment. Please note, closing date for entries is:- 3rd NOVEMBER 2021

>Application Form>

We look forward to hearing from you in the very near future.

Yours sincerely

Saul Gallagher