Championship Information

When does it take place?

The Cross Country Championships take place in the Summer term.

Categories
  • U11 Girls
  • U11 Boys
  • U13 Girls
  • U13 Boys
Distances
  • U11 - 2000m
  • U13 - 3000m
Entries
  • Schools may enter a maximum of 4 runners in each team
  • Schools can only enter one team per category
  • The total number of runners a school can enter overall is 16 runners. 
Eligibility

Pupils can only take part in one age group throughout the whole competition.

Scoring
  • The top 3 scores in each team of 4 runners will count towards the team score. 
Medals 
  • The top 3 individual runners in each category will be awarded medals with 4th & 5th receiving badges. 
  • The top 3 schools in each category will be awarded (lowest total score).
  • The overall top 3 schools across all four catergories will be awarded (lowest total score). 
Para sport

If you have a child at your school who you would like to get involved in one of our events, but an adaptation would be required, please contact the sport team to discuss. [email protected] 

Competitor details

Once you have booked, you will be asked to provide some details about your competitors before the event. In line with GDPR, only essential information is collected in order to be able to organise the sports event.

Cost of entry

Cost of entry: £40.00 per team

**Please note - this competition is completely seperate from the Prep School Cross Country Championships held at Malvern College in March. IAPS schools can enter both competitions.**

Rules and regulations

The national governing body for cross country in England is British Athletics and the championships will be conducted under the British Athletics rules.

Please read the rules and regulations in full before entering the event.

Upcoming events

21 January 2023

Cross Country Championships

  • Woodbridge School Burkett Road Woodbridge IP12 4JH
  • Cross country