Cross Country

COMPETITIONS

CLUB CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS - We held our Club Cross Country Championships at the Kings School, Pontefract on Monday, 13th September 2021, starting at 6.00 pm. The results are now on the website on the race results page.

NORTHERN ATHLETICS CROSS COUNTRY RELAY CHAMPIONSHIPS - These championships were held at Graves Park, Sheffield on Saturday, 23rd October 2021. Our Under 13 Girls team of Alana Reveley, Abi Teece and Emily Kelly finished 18th out of 21 teams in what was a very high level competition.

 West Yorkshire Cross Country League - This league caters for all age groups from Under 11s to seniors. Under 11s must have had their 9th birthday, but not their 11th, by 3rd October 2021.  Entry fees are £25 for seniors and Under 20s, £15 for U11s, U13s, U15s and U17s. This covers all 4 races. Entry fees need to be paid into the club's account. Dates and venues for the 2021 season are:-

Race 1 - 3rd October 2021 (Sunday) - Spenborough, Cleckheaton.

Race 2 - 30th October 2021 (Saturday) - Nunroyd Park, Yeadon.

Race 3 - 21st November 2021 (Sunday) - Thornes Park, Wakefield.

Race 4 - 12th December 2021 (Sunday) - Oulton, Leeds.

Race 1 - 3rd October 2021 - Cleckheaton - Faye Lightowler had an excellent run to finish 9th out of 78 in the senior women's race. Sienna Lavine came 18th out of 39 in the U11 Girls race. Trudie Robson finished 21st out of 49 in the U13 Girls race with Alana Reveley 24th, Abi Teece 29th and Heidi Lawrence 30th. The U13 Girls finished 5th out of 10 in the team race.

Race 2 - 30th October 2021 - Nunroyd Park - Sienna Lavine had an outstanding run to finish 3rd out of 39 in the U11 Girls race. Alana Reveley came 23rd out of 59 in the U13 Girls race and Ruth Simmons came 33rd out of 101 in the senior womens race.

Race 3 - 21st November 2021 - Wakefield - Sienna Lavine came 4th out of 41 in the U11 Girls race and Faye Lightowler was 22nd out of 84 in the senior womens race.

Race 4 - 12th December 2021 - Oulton - Sienna Lavine had another tremendous run to finish 3rd out of 34 in the U11 Girls race. This enabled her to finish 4th overall in her age group in 2021. Rebecca Winter finished 16th out of 79 in the senior womens race.

NORTHERN ATHLETICS CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS - Northern Athletics will be holding their 2022 championships at Pontefract Park on Saturday, 29th January 2022. With the championships being held on home soil again, we should try to ensure that we have a big turn out from the club.