Reminder CONNAUGHT SENIOR/MASTER Cross Country League

  • Posted on: 7 October 2018
  • By: Mags

Connaught Senior League: details of Leg 1 below, plus dates/venues for Legs 2 & 3. Closing date for Leg 1 is Monday evening 8th October. Please read details below and contact the club secretary if you wish to compete in any of the races.

Saturday 13th October.   Leg 1, Bushfield, Loughrea, Galway. Start time approx.1.10pm women, 1.30pm men. (Connaught Primary School commence at 12pm if anyone wishes to be there to support-only 4 races). Senior League entries to club secretary ASAP.

Please note :  Senior league: women and O65 men run 4km, men run 8km. This year there will be a separate master’s club team category (v40) alongside the open team category. The age for the masters will be 40. When entering the League athletes must declare their category and they cannot change it for the rest of the competition, and are only eligible to point in that category. All athletes must be over 18 to run in the league. Men over 65 can choose to run 4km as an individual or 8km to point for a team. No entry on the day. (NB Leg 1 closing date Monday evening 8th October) Novice- must not have previously won an individual medal in the Connacht competition.

Senior/Open- must be over 18.  Masters- over 40

Sunday 4th November.  Leg 2, Sligo Racecourse. Start time approx. 2pm women -likely in conjunction with the U18’s), and 2.30pm men. (Juvenile even ages commence at 12pm)

Sunday 11th November. Leg 3, Belleek Woods, Ballina, County Mayo. Start time approx. 2pm women, and 2.30pm men. (Juvenile uneven ages commence at 12pm)

For League entry contact:        Mags at 0879234224