Cross Country Running

All Bexley AC members are able to compete for the club at Cross Country (XC), and we would love you to, the more the merrier, it’s for all ages from 11 onwards. We have a dedicated Cross Country Facebook group which can be a one-stop for all information, such as members who can offer (or are looking for) lifts to/from the venues.

The 2019-20 venues are listed below. A printable guide to the 2019-2020 season, including the fixture list, is available here (PDF). 
More information can also be found on the Kent County Athletics Association website here.

Note: Dartford Vets race 30/11 is at Central Park Dartford (not Hesketh Park as previously noted).

NOTE: 

Date Race Venue Open to:
12/10/2019 Kent XC league

Swanley Park (Kent)
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All
26/10/2019 Kent XC league Somerhill school (Tonbridge) (INFO…)
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All
9/11/2019 Kent XC league Danson Park (Bexley)
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All except sen men
16/11/2019 London Youth Games Parliament Hill (London)
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School ages, also senior London champs
30/11/2019 Kent Masters Central Park (Dartford) Vets only
14/12/2019 Kent XC league Foots Cray (Bexley) All except sen women
04/01/2020 Kent Champs Brands Hatch (Kent) All
25/01/2020 Southern Champs Parliament Hill (London) All
08/02/2020 Kent XC league Norman Park (Bromley) Sen Men & Women only
22/02/2020 National Champs Wollaton park (Nottingham) All
26/04/2020 Mini Marathon Central London School ages only

In order to compete you need to be a member of the club & wear the club colours.

Additional dates:

  • Date to be advised – Borough, & County Schools Champs
  • Cambridge Harriers XC Races:
    • We are invited to take part in the Cambridge Harriers XC series. Dates are:
        5 mile: Saturday 5th October 2019
        7.5 mile: Saturday 28th December 2019
        10 mile: Saturday 11th January 2020
    • These races start at 12pm, meeting in the Cambridge Harriers clubhouse at 11am for registration. Entry is £3 paid on the day. For more details click here.

Deadlines for entries:

  • The Kent League require 14 days (you cannot turn up on day)
  • The championship matches require longer from 4 to 8 weeks, so watch out for notices

Entry costs:

Tthe club pays for your entry, but we need to know you are serious about competing. For National and Regional Championships we will need a deposit which will be refunded on the day.

Please share transport where possible as parking may be limited at some venues.

Watch this space for details of the Cambridge Harriers XC series, a trio of races through Joydens Woods, normally in Oct, December and January.

How to register:

If you want to register for the XC team or if you have any queries please contact Kevin Winch or send email to:

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