Primary and Year 7
Cross Country Final 2018
SAVE THE DATE Saturday 24th March 2018
Welcome to the 2018 National Primary school year 5-6 and secondary schools year 7 National final which incorporates the Leicestershire and Rutland county primary schools championships. Following last years success we are pleased to be hosting the event again at Prestwold Hall near Loughborough. The number of athletes per national team has been increased to 12 to allow even more young athletes to compete.
We will again be following the same format as in 2017 with our local county year 3-4 championship races in the morning and our combined county and national finals in the afternoon. The full timetable can be found HERE
Thanks to the kind help of England Athletics the whole event will be again broadcast live across the world on the internet. Coverage of last years event can be viewed HERE
World and European medallist Jenny Meadows is confirmed again as our special guest. Jenny will be presenting the medals and trophies as well as being available for autographs and photographs.
The governing body for athletics in England
World and European 800m medallist Jenny Meadows presented the awards
We have now set up a FaceBook closed group for the schools cross country events held in Leicestershire. The group will be shared between the primary school leagues and also the national finals, as they include Year 7s.
The group can be found here please note that when you request to join the page, we require you to agree to 3 criteria questions.