Entries are now open for the Yorkshire Cross Country Race on 7th January.We are now able to enter all children as a team, so if your child wishes to compete, can you please email firstname.lastname@example.org as soon as possible. Closing date for entries is 14th December, so you need to let Jo know asap.
Age categories are as below, please look at this carefully and let Jo know which category your child will be racing in:
U13 Girls/Boys must be at least 11 years of age on the day of the race or 12 years of age at midnight 31st August 2016
U15 Girls/Boys must be 13 or 14 years of age at midnight 31st August 2016
U17 Women/Men must be 15 or 16 years of age at midnight 31st August 2016
U20 Women/Men must be aged 18 or 19 years of age at midnight 31st December 2017
It would be great to have all juniors competing as this race is the selection race for the inter County champs in March and is a great opportunity for the juniors to get their Yorkshire Vests. It will also be one of the older Junior 2017 XC Club Champs Races.
These championships will be used as a basis for selection of the Yorkshire Inter County teams. This year the UK CAU Cross Country Championships will be held in Prestwold Hall, Loughborough on Saturday 11th March 2017. The selection will be as follows:
Please ensure that U20 Athletes are entered into the correct age group for the Yorkshire Championships. If an athlete becomes 20 years old before December 31st 2017 then they are a senior for this competition and the UK CAU Championships.
U13 Age Group – First 8
U15 Age Group – First 6 + 2 discretionary places
U17 Age Group – First 6 + 2 discretionary places
U20 Age Group – First 6 + 2 discretionary places
Senior Age Group – First 6 + 3 discretionary places
We look forward to hearing from everyone.