Open Cross Challenge: Open Age
9.45 start @ Cliffe Castle
1. Sat 13 Oct 2012
2. Sat 17 Nov 2012
3. Sat 15 Dec 2012
4. Sat 12 Jan 2013
5. Sat 9 Feb 2013
6. Sat 9 Mar 2013
Results after race 6 – Click here
Open Athletic Competition
Format: Second Saturday in the month, October to March inclusive
Two open runs:
09.45 – 11 and under – Short: Lap of XC course lower field – 650m
10.00 – 12 – 17s Medium: 1 Lap of fixed XC course 3km
10.00 18+ Long: 2 laps of fixed XC course 5.5km
*Note: Age groups are for guidance only – anyone can opt to run any of the routes if they wish!!
Entries. All runners to fill in OKC Entry Form with all fields and whether doing Short, Medium or Long course.
Unique number issued to each runner. Keep hold of/remember this!! Some schoolchildren may already have their school number. Same number for every run.
Event fees are £1 per run per person, all age groups. £1.50 non-BAN club members (school numbers always free).
Numbers must be worn or held. No pins issued! Hold your number if you don’t have any pins!!
No course marshals – just starter/timers at start/finish.
Course is varied with some slippery and some hard surfaces – use appropriate footwear.
All finishing times recorded
No prizes, just rankings on most improved, fastest, etc.
Optional social tea/coffee afterwards at Cliffe Castle Cafe.
This is a simple format, easy-to-enter, open challenge that is all about athletes of all standards challenging themselves and having the opportunity to have a hard run on a regular basis throughout the winter. See how much you can improve, experiment with race tactics outside of key races, try out new shoes, try and beat that special person or just run round and enjoy the park!!
Saturday 16th Oct (OCC 1) Results Report
Saturday 13th Nov (OCC 2) Results Report
Saturday 11th Dec (OCC 3) Results Summary
Saturday 8th Jan (OCC 4) Results Summary
Saturday 12th Feb (OCC 5) Results Summary
Saturday 12th Mar (OCC6) Results Summary