U11 Boys 10.30
U11 Girls 10.40
U13 Boys 11.00
U13 Girls 11.15
U15 Boys 11.30
U15 Girls 11.45
U17 Men 12.05
U17/20 Women 12.25
U20 Men 12.45
Sen Men 1.15
Sen Women 2.10
Non-Championship U11 entries - please refer to the Start Fitness North East Harrier League page (or email)
Entrants must be 9 or 10 on the day or not eligible for the U13 age group by the new August 31st eligibility ruling.
Medals sponsored by BILL McGUIRK,
Race entries can be seen on the RACE RESULTS website.
RESULTS can be found HERE
On the day info:-
Club vests must be worn (5.3).
Numbers worn as issued, not folded, cut or mutilated (5.9).
Headphones of any description are not permitted in any cross country event (5.6).
Spitting at any time is not permitted, Conduct Warning or Disqualification (18.5) may result.
All competitors are requested to complete the medical template on the reverse of their race number.
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, before December 31st to the team managers:
PLEASE NOTE THE ABOVE INFORMATION IS FOR RECORDS ONLY. THE FIRST 10/15 FINISHERS ARE NOT GUARANTEED SELECTION. THOSE SELECTED WILL BE NOTIFIED FOLLOWING A SELECTION MEETING ON JANUARY 28th AFTER THE NORTHERN CHAMPIONSHIPS AT SEDGEFIELD (Jan 27). Note the Inter County Championships will be at the Wollaton Hall, Nottingham on March 9 th . Current form at the Northern Championships be taken into consideration. If athletes are unable to run the Northern Championships all other cross country races will be taken into consideration, only if the selectors are informed, especially the Sherman Cup and Davison Shield and NYSD fixtures.
NORTH EASTERN COUNTIES ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION CROSS COUNTRY RELAY CHAMPIONSHIPS
Under UKA rules 2023/0848
THORNLEY HALL FARM, PETERLEE, DH6 3LY, NOV18th 2023
10.00 U13 GIRLS 3 x 1.6k 11 on the day or 12 on 31st Aug 2023
10.35 U13 BOYS 3 x 1.6k 11 on the day or 12 on 31st Aug 2023
11.10 U15 GIRLS 3 x 1.6k 13 and 14 years on 31st Aug 2023
11.45 U15 BOYS 3 x 1.6k 13 and 14 years on 31st Aug 2023
12.20 U17BOYS/WOMEN 2.9k 15 and 16 years on 31st 2023. U20Women can be included in U17W teams
13.05 SENIOR WOMEN/MASTERS W40+ 3 x 2.9k
13.50 JUNIOR MEN/MASTERS MEN (M40+) 3 x 3k
14.30 SENIOR MEN 4 x 3k
Entries cost £5.15 per athlete. We are only allowed two teams per age group, so first come first served! Please comment below (or email/message) if you won't compete as an incomplete team.
You'll be invoiced once you've said yes to your Spond invitation. If you're a parent and your children aren't on Spond, please message me and we'll try and get them added with you as a guardian. If YOU aren't on Spond, please think about joining as that is our main method of communication, particularly for upcoming events (email for details). Payment must be received by 6th November, thank you!
Entry fee £11 per athlete - 3 stage relays for all age groups except senior men (4 stage). As stated on previous events, if you wouldn't be happy to compete in an incomplete team, please indicate this either in the comments or by messaging me directly.
10.45am Junior Women (3x2.5K) Ages 17-18-19 as at 31st August/1st September 2023
10.57am Under 17 Women (3x2.5K) Ages 15 & 16 years as at 31st August/1st September 2023
11.26am Under 13 Boys (3x2K) Ages 11 & 12 years as at 31st August/1st September 2023 11.50pm Under 13 Girls (3x2K) Ages 11 & 12 years as at 31st August/1st September 2023
12.15pm Junior Men (3x3k) Ages 17-18-19 as at 31st August/1st September 2023
12.40pm Under 17 Men (3x3K) Ages 15 & 16 years as at 31st August/1st September 2023
1.06pm Under 15 Girls (3x2K) Ages 13 & 14 years as at 31st August/1st September 2023
1.30pm Under 15 Boys (3x2K) Ages 13 & 14 years as at 31st August/1st September 2023
1.50pm Senior Women (3x3K) Age must exceed 20 years as at 31st August/1st September 2023
2.40pm Senior Men (4x5K) Age must exceed 20 years as at 31st August/1st September 2023
1. Clubs can nominate 12 names per Senior Men’s team and 9 for all other teams entered. i.e. Max of 36 names for 3 Teams entered in Senior Men and 27 for 3 Teams entered in all other age groups 2. Entries must all be done online. 3. The entry fee is £45 for senior men's relay (x4) and £35 for all other relays (x3)
Full details on attached prospectus (pic below) U11 to U17 - 3 stage relays, £7 per athlete. Senior Women - 3 stage relay, £8 per athlete Senior Men - 4 stage relay, £8 per athlete. All entries must be paid for by 12th October. If you don't want to run in an incomplete team, please either comment here or contact me privately.
You'll be invoiced once you've said yes to your Spond invitation. If you're a parent and your children aren't on Spond, please message me and we'll try and get them added with you as a guardian. If YOU aren't on Spond, please think about joining as that is our main method of communication, particularly for upcoming events (email for details). Payment must be received by 12th October, thank you!
NEMAA have the privilege of hosting the BMAF XC Championships for 2023 at the Rising Sun Sports Ground. As we are fortunate enough to have these national championships taking place on a local (and challenging!) course, we hope to see lots of Birtley members competing and claiming as many BMAF medals for the region as possible! Lots of opportunities for our over 35 athletes to grab both individual age group medals (in 5 year age bands) and team medals (10 year age bands), and they're gorgeous (pic below), definitely worth getting your entry in for a rare chance of a national medal on local soil!
Full details and entries HERE
PS You don't HAVE to be a member of NEMAA to enter, it's an open competition!
ENTRY FORM AT BOTTOM OF PAGE
Closing date is 26th January - all payments MUST be received by then or your entry will not be made. No exceptions.
This is a popular local relay race and one which Birtley have done well with in the past - we would love to see a big turnout for this. Entry form and entries list at bottom of this page.
We need SIX runners for the senior/vet 40 men categories and FOUR for the vet women/vet 50+ men, so let's have lots of names down please!
Closing date is 4th February - all payments MUST be received by then or your entry will not be made. No exceptions.
Entries shown below
NEHL 1 : Wrekenton 24/9/22
NEHL 2 : Druridge Bay 9/10/22 (Sunday)
NEHL 3 : Lambton Castle 29/10/22
NEHL 4 : Aykley Heads 26/11/22
NEHL 5 : Thornley Farm 11/2/23
NEHL 6 : Alnwick Castle 4/3/23
Sign up sheets for all interested athletes will be available on the club noticeboard page very soon.
North Eastern Counties XC 10/12/22
XC Relays Thornley Farm 15/10/22
Sherman Cup 7/1/23
This is an opportunity for all masters from our club to win a British Masters medal - on local soil which doesn't happen v often! You DON'T need to be a member of NEMAA (though if you aren't - why not!) and it's a great chance to run against athletes from all over the country, in your own age group, and have a fighting chance of a medal at the end of the day! Plus a possible team medal if there are at least three of you - don't even have to be the same age group.
Full details and entry are available HERE - entries close on 10th March but do it now or you'll forget! ;)
ENTRIES CLOSE 12th JANUARY 2023 - Payment MUST be received by closing date or your entry will not be made. NO EXCEPTIONS.
To enter, please complete the entry form below - please enter your email carefully as this will be used to send you the request for payment, thank you.
The series begins on 9th (track) and 10th (field) of November, with all events taking place at the Gateshead College Indoor Centre at Gateshead Stadium. Entries can be made here, with closing date for the November event being this Sunday, so get your skates on if you would like to sharpen up your T&F skills over the autumn/winter period!
Further meetings will be held on 7th/8th December, 11th/12th January and 8th/9th February.
This is an invitation to all our U11 athletes to take part in a non-championship XC race at Temple Park on 10th December. The race will take place ahead of the main races, and entry is £2 (club will refund athletes who have competed on the day).
Entrants will be listed below