Cross Country Representative Competition 2013 - 14

The British Athletics UK cross Challenge series is taking place at various venues throughout the UK over the coming season. Athletics Northern Ireland would like to support athletes of the appropriate standard (Senior or Junior U20) who may wish to compete in any of these events (normally only one event per person).

Therefore anyone wishing to be considered for support should contact the Athletics NI Athlete Development Manager Jackie McKernan on 02890 602707 or via email

The events are:

Saturday 21st November   Liverpool

Sunday 19th January   Cardiff

Saturday 8th March   Birmingham

In addition the Antrim International Cross Country will be held at the CAFRE Greenmount Campus on Saturday 4th January.  Men’s and Women’s senior teams will be selected to represent Northern Ireland at this event.  This event will also incorporate the annual Celtic International Cross Country so teams of 4 in the following age groups (M&F) will also be selected – U17,U20. Age categories will follow IAAF regulations (i.e. Under the relevant age on 31st December 2014). N.B the Celtic Teams will be selected from Ulster (9 counties).  All teams will be selected using current form as a guide up to 11 December 2013.

British Athletics UK Cross Challenge