Police Athletics Section will be hosting the 2015 PSUK Cross Country
Championships on Wednesday 4th March 2015 at WOLLATON PARK,
NOTTINGHAM. NG8 2AE.
to the park is via the WOLLATON RD (A609) and competitors should follow signage
to the car parks
The venue for
this exciting event will be the historic and tranquil setting of Wollaton Park,
home to an Elizabethan, English renaissance style hall built in 1588 as family
home of Sir Francis Willoughby, which will provide a stunning backdrop to a
challenging, neo-classical and bespoke X-country course.
Ladies race will be over 4 miles (2 laps) commencing at 1300H and the Menís
race over 6 miles (3 laps) and will commence at 1400H.
laps will consist of mainly grass occasional mud, and the crossing of gravel
paths taking in a few short gradients with a flat, fast finish on a good
quality grass path and as such is suitable for spikes and fell shoes.
at the race venue is subject to a local parking fee and all attendees should be
directed to our own race car park on the day.
notify Graham WHITT in advance if you plan to arrive in a coach or require any
assistance with travel.
you will find a team entry sheet. Please complete a separate sheet for the
ladies and one for the men. The race entry fee is £12 per competitor. If you
are entering veteran athletes (Ladies over 35 and men over 40 years on the day
of the event) please ensure that you correctly indicate their age category.
attached is a team managerís entry sheet which should be completed in full.
your entry by e-mail or by post to DC Tim DUNNE at the addresses as shown on
the team entry and managers sheet. As noted on the entry forms, the closing
date for entries is Friday 6th February 2015. NO LATE ENTRIES
will be accepted so please ensure you contact either Graham WHITT or Tim DUNNE if
there are any issues with your entries or payments. (contact details below)
evening function will take place at East Midlands Conference Centre and DeVeres
Orchard Hotel situated within the equally scenic confines of The University of
Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham NG72RU
cost is £22.50 per head and the number of those attending must be completed on
the Team Managerís Sheet. Tickets will be issued for the meal and will be
collected by the Team Managers on arrival at registration. If attendees have no
ticket for the evening function they will not be permitted entrance to the
dinner. If you have athletes in your team who have dietary requirements then
please complete the attached form also.
code for the evening presentation will be smart casual.
will be open at the DeVeres hotel from 1200H-1900H on Tuesday 3rd
March for those arriving early and also from 1000H-1200H at the start/finish
location at Wollaton Park on Wednesday 4th March 2014.
list of recommended hotels and accommodation has been provided with this
letter. The designated hotel is the DeVeres Orchard Hotel, East Midlands
Conference Centre The University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham
NG72RU. This hotel is a 10-15 minute walk from the race venue and is providing
an excellent level of service to competitors and participants should make use
of the hotel car park where possible.
have secured a limited amount of rooms to be retained for competitors-please
book early to avoid disappointment.
The negotiated rates for room at the DeVeres Hotel are as follows:
Single occupancy including breakfast.
Twin/Double occupancy including breakfast.
booking at DeVeres Orchard, please quote ďPolice
Sport UK National X-C Championships 4th March 2015Ē .
The designated event manager at the hotel is Carrie QUANTICK.
Telephone 01158760900 and ask for the reservations team or email firstname.lastname@example.org
will be presented as follows. Plus the appropriate trophies. (Subject to them
being returned). Team Managers whose athletes won trophies at Cheshire last
April are asked to ensure that the trophies are returned in a clean condition
for presentation and fully engraved.
2ND & 3RD Teams of six
1st, 2nd & 3rd
teams of three
Forces Team: -
2nd & 3rd Teams of Four
1st, 2nd & 3rd
Teams of Three
2nd & 3rd Teams of Three
& 3rd Teams of Three
2nd & 3rd
Individual 1st, 2nd & 3rd
Veteran 40 1st,
2nd & 3rd
Veteran 35 1st, 2nd & 3rd
Veteran 45 1st,
2nd & 3rd
Veteran 40 1st, 2nd & 3rd
Veteran 50 1st,
2nd & 3rd
Veteran 45 1st, 2nd & 3rd
Veteran 55 1st,
2nd & 3rd
Veteran 50 1st, 2nd & 3rd
Veteran 60 1st
Veteran 55 1st Only
your information UKA guidance for competitors is that all your athletes are
responsible for their own safety before, during and after the race. This
includes the wearing of suitable clothing and footwear as appropriate for the
conditions. Runners should have up-to-date tetanus injections. Athletes are
advised to write any medical conditions on the back of their race number in
permanent ink in case of any emergency.
Lane Police Station
01159670999 ext 8034088
East Midlands Special Operations Unit - Major Crime
Nottinghamshire (Northern Hub)
St Anns Police Station
St Anns Wells Rd, Nottingham. NG3 3HR Telephone
01159670999 ext 811 1922
Entry Letter and Entry Forms