Cheshire Police Athletics Section will be hosting the PSUK Cross Country Championships for the season 2013-2014 on Thursday 3rd April 2014 at Harthill, Tattenhall, Cheshire CH3 9LQ The Ladies race will be over 4 miles (2 laps) commencing at 1-00pm and the menís race over 6 miles (3 laps) and will commence at 2-00pm. The course is a hilly course across fields with a short section through woods on each lap and is an excellent spectator course.
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.
Also attached is a team managerís entry sheet which should be completed in full.
Entry Letter (MSWord)
Entry Forms (MSWord)
Please return your entry by e-mail or by post to Malcolm Fowler 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 28th February 2014. NO LATE ENTRIES will be accepted so please ensure you contact myself if there are any issues with your entries or payments.
The evening function will take place at Carden Park Hotel, Broxton Road, Broxton Nr Chester, CH3 9DQ
The cost is £28 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.
Registration will be at Harthill 10.30am-12.30pm Thurs 3rd April 2014
A list of recommended hotels and accommodation has been provided with this letter. The designated hotel is Carden Park Hotel, Broxton Road, Broxton Nr Chester, CH3 9DQ. This is a popular venue and teams are advised that if they wish to book their accommodation here they do so ASAP.
Medals will be presented as follows. Plus the appropriate trophies. (Subject to them being returned). Team Managers whose athletes won trophies at Birmingham last March are asked to ensure that the trophies are returned in a clean condition for presentation and fully engraved.
1ST, 2ND & 3RD Teams of six 1st, 2nd & 3rd teams of three
Minor Forces Team: - Minor Forces Team:-
1st, 2nd & 3rd Teams of Four 1st, 2nd & 3rd Teams of Three
Veterans Team Veterans Team
1st, 2nd & 3rd Teams of Three 1st, 2nd & 3rd Teams of Three
Individual 1st, 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 Only Veteran 55 1st Only
For 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.
Cheshire Police Sports & Social Club would like to take this opportunity to wish all competitors and spectators a good afternoon of Cross Country Running.