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Cross Country 2018:

Venue: Hawkfield Centre of Excellence

Date: Friday 20th April


  • Open to all primary schools!
  • Strictly 2 teams per race.
  • Registration closing date: Friday 16th March 6pm.
  • Late entries not accepted.

    Register online here.

  • No postal registrations.

  • Race Rules:
  • Boys races: 1200m approx.
  • Girls races: 1200m approx.
  • Strictly no football boots.

  • Crowd Management:

  • We ask that competitors in the first four events have departed before the next group arrive due to the huge numbers involved and limited parking facilities at Hawkfield.
  • Queries to John O Sulivan 0872408009
  • Race Timetable:


  • 10:10am: A. Large School Boys 150+ pupils 3rd-6th class.

  • 10:30am: B. Large School Girls 150+ pupils 3rd-6th class.

  • 10:50am: C Intermediate A Boys 81-149 pupils 3rd -6th class.

  • 11:10am: D Intermediate A Girls 81-149 pupils 3rd-6th class.

  • 12:30am: E Intermediate B Boys 50-80 pupils 3rd-6th class.

  • 12:50pm: F Intermediate B Girls 50-80 pupils 3rd-6th class.

  • 1:10pm: G Small School Boys <50 pupils 3rd-6th class.

  • 1:30pm: H Small School Girls <50 pupils 3rd-6th class.

Please note:

  • Schools are asked to enter the correct category.
  • Remember that categories are based on enrolment of boys/girls from 3rd to 6th.
  • Best of luck to all children and teachers involved!

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