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CROSS COUNTRY 2019/20
We are delighted to announce that once again Advisa Wealth are sponsoring the Cross Country series which is 6 FUN running events and one Relay event with prize giving. We shall also have the usual spot prize cinema tickets and medals for top 3 and runner of the day.
The dates of the series and venues are as listed below:
Saturday 19th October, Le Braye, St Ouens Bay.
Saturday 23rd November, Noirmont, St Brelade
Saturday 14th December, Pont Marquet, St Brelade
Saturday 18th January, Queens Valley, St Saviour
Saturday 8th February, Les Quennevais
Saturday 21st March, St John’s Manor
The first race commences at 1:15pm and check in opens from 12:15 pm. Registration will close at 12.45pm. Pre-registration is via the Sign Up option on https://webcollect.org.uk/jsac
Races are open to runners of ALL STANDARDS from 7 years old. Distances are adjusted in line with England Athletics
Under 9 ie 7 or 8 years old as at 31st August 2019 1k
Under 11 ie 9 or 10 years old as at 31 Aug 2019 (school years 5&6) 1.6k
Under 13 ie 11 or 12 years old as at 31 Aug 2019 (school years 7&8) 3.2k
Under 15 ie 13 or 14 years old as at 31 Aug 2019 (school years 9&10) 4k
Under 17 ie 15 or 16 years old as at 31 Aug 2019 (school years 11 &12) 4k
Under 20 ie 17, 18 or 19 years old at 31 Aug 2019 4k
There is a lot that goes on behind the scenes for these races to take place and indeed the races can only go ahead if we have sufficient help to ensure the safety of your children on the course. This year we need to rely on volunteers to assist. When you sign your child up to the event on Web Collect there will be a tick box which will advise you that you may be asked to marshal. I will be allocating marshals ahead of the race date, therefore on registration you may be handed a High Vis jacket and asked to find our Head Marshal who will allocate you your marshal position.
We do hope you can join us for this fantastic event. A hoodie is awarded to any child who completes 5 of the 6 races. A separate email with the course start area, notes and race timings will follow once you are registered.
Yours in Sport, Chris Dorey & Carly Silvester