YAC will be participating in the Border League Cross Country competitions again this year.
Here is a copy of a letter from Head Coach, Virginia, explaining what is involved. Please email Jane (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you would like your child to participate.
We wish to invite your child to compete for Young Athletes Club in the Border League cross countries.
We have 4 races over the winter. The first one is on Sunday 3rd November 2013 after half term.
Please let us know if your child wishes to compete in the following;
Sunday 3rd November 2013 at Lord Wandsworth hosted by Fleet & Crookham AC
Sunday 15th December 2013 at Stoke Park, hosted by Guidford & Godalming AC
Sunday 2nd February 2014 at Farnham Park hosted by Aldershot, Farnham & District
Sunday 2nd March 2014 at Lightwater Country Park hosted by Bracknell AC
Race Details & Timings
- All matches to be on Sundays, with the first race at 11am
- There will be separate races for all age groups, boys and girls
- Times, order of races and guidance on distances are as follows:
|Under 9 Girls||Maximum 1400m|
|Under 9 Boys||Maximum 1400m|
|Under 11 Girls||About 1700m|
|Under 11 Boys||About 2500m|
|Under 13 Girls||About 2500m|
|Under 13 Boys||About 3000m|
|Under 15 Girls||About 3000m|
|Under 15 Boys||About 4000m|
Please reply to myself or Jane YAC Secretary (email@example.com)
if your athlete would like to compete.
We would also like to hear from parents who are attending the races and who may be interested in helping
Sue Goode and Bea Lafreniere our Young Athletes Club team managers to organise the children.
This involves helping them with the usual pre-race support such as pinning numbers on vests, helping with warm ups and cheering them on!
We will send you more details by email.