Upcoming XC Events & Deadlines

Cross Country
Afternoon Harriers
There are several XC signup deadlines rapidly approaching. See end of this email for upcoming events and to check whether or not an additional entry fee is payable.
=> Please email me if you would like to run at any of these races <=.
Note that we are still waiting for entry details/cost for the National XC Champs in Shropshire. I will let you know when entries are open for this event.
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If you haven’t signed up for cross country yet, please complete the sign up form and pay your £10 subs into the club bank account (details below), then email me to let me know which races you would like to enter.
TWH Men’s XC Captain
Sun 31 Dec – Penshurst Village New Year XC Race – Penshurst (**NEW DATE**)
This is an open event for which you can enter and pay yourselves. Entry fee is £13 plus booking fee. All entry money goes to Hospice in the Weald.
Race starts at 11:30 and course is approx. 5 miles.
Entries via event website
Sat 06 Jan – Kent County XC Champs – Brands Hatch, West Kingsdown
Entry Deadline: Wed 13 Dec (Fee: no extra cost)
12:45 — Senior Men: 12km. First 6 and 12 to score.
14:00 — Senior Women: 8.4km. First 3 and 6 to score.
Sat 13 Jan – TWH Club XC Champs – Hargate Forest, Tunbridge Wells
Free and open to all TWH members, regardless of whether signed up for XC this season or not.
09:30 mass start. Course approx. 5.4 miles (approx. 3.6 miles for SuperVets).
Everyone runs together but there are separate prizes for men and women.
Club silverware to be won by overall winner (man and woman) as well as for each Vet age class (M40, M50, M60, M70+, W35, W45, W55, W65+).
Sat 27 Jan – SEAA Main XC Champs (‘Southerns’) – Beckenham Place Park, Beckenham
Entry Deadline: Wed 20 Dec (Fee: £10)
Senior Women: 8km. 4 to score in a team
Senior Men: 15km. 6 to score in a team.
Note: there is a cut off time for the Senior Men’s race of 90 minutes after which times will not be recorded.
Start times TBC.
Sat 10 Feb – Kent XC League – Norman Park, Bromley (No SuperVets: W65+/M70+)
Entry Deadline: Mon 5 Feb (Fee: no extra cost)
12:00 — Senior Women — course approx. 8,000m
13:00 — Senior Men — course approx. 8,000m
Please note the earlier start times!
We need to provide volunteers (non runners) to marshal at this event. Please let me know if you are able to help.
Sat 24 Feb – ECCA (National) XC Champs – Weston Park nr. Telford, Shropshire
Entry Deadline: TBC (Fee: £ TBC)
Senior Women: approx 8km
Senior Men: approx 12km
Start times TBC