NORTH EASTERN COUNTIES ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION
CROSS COUNTRY COMMITTEE
Hon. Secretary: A.Jenkins, 8 Meadow Riggs, Alnwick, N`land, NE66 1AP
CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS
ALNWICK, SATURDAY DECEMBER 14th 2019
|Senior Women's winner 2018 - Georgia Campbell|
|Senior Men's winner 2018 - Greg Jayasuriya|
PLEASE READ CAREFULLY AND PASS THE INFORMATION ON
IF POSSIBLE, ADD TO YOUR CLUB`S FACEBOOK PAGE.
Thank you for entering this year`s championships hosted by Alnwick Harriers
The venue is based at the Harrier League course, NE66 1YU
If taking the first exit for Alnwick on the A1 north, follow the B6341, turn right
at the War Memorial, following the signs for Alnwick Gardens, the car park is ¾
mile on the right, followed by an easy walk to the course.
If taking the second exit for Alnwick – Seahouses, Alnwick, Denwick – follow the
signs for Alnwick, the course is 700m on the right (no parking) and the car park
a further 600m on the left.
TEAM MANAGERS ONLY TO COLLECT NUMBERS ON THE COURSE.
Similarly, U11 entries can be made at the number pick up tent before 10.00.
UNDER 11s - Entry cost is £1
Please enter in advance if possible Email Name, Club and DoB to firstname.lastname@example.org
CAR AND COACH PARKING, Alnwick Gardens car park (£3.00).
Additional free disc car parking (with restrictions) is available in the town,
1000m walk to the venue.
NB VEHICLES IMPROPERLY PARKED WILL MEAN THE END OF USE
AS A CROSS COUNTRY VENUE. PLEASE DO NOT PARK ON THE MAIN
TENT DROP OFF: THEN RETURN TO DESIGNATED CAR PARKS.
Please Note NO DOGS allowed at the venue.
THE COURSE MAP is attached. Similar to the Harrier League with some
alterations - championship distance routes. Distances are approximate.
RACE ENTRIES can be seen on the SPORTSOFT 2019 RACE RESULTS
Anyone wearing their NYSD or NORTH EAST HARRIER LEAGUE number
will automatically be DISQUALIFIED.
TOILET FACILITIES on the course.
REFRESHMENTS will be available and START FITNESS will be in attendance.
FIRST AID and a lost children area will also be adjacent to the presentation
Please can all clubs ensure the venue is left LITTER FREE.
RESULTS will be posted `live` following the link on the NECAA website.
PRESENTATIONS will be made shortly after each race, individual medal
winners should report immediately at the end of their race and team
presentations will be made during the following race.
Please check the attached presentation timetable (approximate).
2018 TROPHIES should be returned, cleaned and engraved, to the presentation
area on the course.
INTER COUNTY SELECTION
Club secretaries should forward the contact details: name, address, email,
mobile number of the first 10 in each race (first 15 senior men and women) and
any athlete of county standard who missed the championships or failed to finish
in the first 10 (15) before December 31 st to the team managers:
Men: Stewy Bell, 12 Lincoln Road, Moorside Consett, DH8 8EB, Tel:
07525484605, email: email@example.com
Ladies: Lynn Cooper, 5 Maltby Close, Sunderland, SR3 2QR, 07773 140617,
PLEASE NOTE THIS IS FOR ADMINISTRATIVE INFORMATION ONLY.
THE FIRST 10/15 FINISHERS ARE NOT GUARANTEED SELECTION.
THOSE SELECTED WILL BE NOTIFIED FOLLOWING A SELECTION
MEETING IN JANUARY AFTER THE NORTHERN CHAMPIONSHIPS AT
Bedale. Accommodation / travel arrangements will also be available
following selection. The first three finishers in the county championships will
have automatic selection for NECAA teams. The next priority race - Northern
Championships – will indicate current form and teams will be selected the
following day. If athletes are unable to run the Northerns, all other cross-country
races will be taken into account, if the selectors are informed.
The NECAA welcomes bids for future championships (contact the secretary).
The 2020 venue (December 12th ) will be announced on December 14th .
Note new start time for U17 Men. All distances approximate.
10.35 U11B 1500m
10.40 U11G 1500m
11.00 U13B 3000m
11.15 U13G 3000m
11.30 U15B 4000m
11.40 U15G 4000m
12.00 U17 Men 6000m
12.20 U17/20W 5200m
12.45 U20 Men 8000m
13.15 SM 12000m
14.10 SW 8000m
Enjoy the day
COMMEMORATIVE 33 PAGE BOOKLET £2 WILL BE AVAILABLE ON THE
DAY or BY CONTACTING THE SECRETARY (A JENKINS)