The club has received an invite to attend the BMAF Vetrans Cross Country Relays at West Park, Long Eaton. The event will be held on Sat 27th Oct, starts at 12:00pm and be self funded by the individuals taking part. Ade Middleton will organise teams and sort registration out if there is enough interest generated to enter. If you are interested in taking part please contact a member of the committee or add your name to the FaceBook post on this topic.
Below are the entrance pre-requisites, details on age category, laps required and the course.
The event is open to all athletes who are:
a) 35 years or over, and
b) have a valid EA registration number.
c) the club must be affiliated to UKA.
Basic Team Details:
Men V35-44 & V45-54 – 5 legs
Men V55-64 – 4 legs
Men’s teams over V65 in 10 year age bands – 3 legs
All Women’s teams in 10 year bands from V35-44 – 3 legs
The course is a flat & fast 3k mainly over grass, with some trail and woodland. Only one leg per runner. Down-ageing is allowed. Cost is £6 per runner, ie, 3,4 or 5 x £6/team as applicable.