County cross-country trials - Saturday 17th October 2015 - Perry Park (not at Warley Woods)

03 October 2015

Runners who finished in the top twenty of Solihull league races one and two (at Smith’s Wood Sports College on 17th September and at Langley School on 30th September) should have received an invite to represent Solihull in these County Trials.

  • Date:

    Saturday 17th October 2015

  • Venue:

    Perry Park
    Birchfield
    B42 2LR

  • Instructions:

    This meeting is used as selection for the Inter-Counties fixture on 14th November 2015 at Staffordshire University and as a guide for selecting the West Midlands team for the English Schools’ Championships on 5th March 2016 at Wollaton Park, Nottingham. Entry cost is 50 pence per individual runner, payable to the Team Manager loaning out the blue Solihull vests (in the car park near the course start - usually from the Smith’s Wood Sports College minibus).
    A course map should be provided on the day. Changing facilities are limited so you are advised to arrive changed. The course is suitable for spikes. If you do not possess any, your PE teacher may have some for you to borrow. Athletes should arrive at least an hour before their race to register with the Solihull Team Manager, to walk the course and to warm up.
    THE TOP 15 FINISHERS WILL BE INVITED TO REPRESENT WEST MIDLANDS IN NOVEMBER. NO RESERVES WILL BE CALLED UP. DETAILS WILL BE ISSUED ON 17TH OCTOBER TO THE TOP 15 FINISHERS AND FORMS MUST BE COMPLETED IMMEDIATELY (BEFORE DEPARTURE FROM PERRY PARK).
    Race start times and distances:
    10.00 - u12 Girls (Year 7) - approx. 2K
    10.20 - u12 Boys (Year 7) - approx. 3K
    10.40 - u14 Girls (Years 8&9) - approx. 3K
    11.00 - u14 Boys (Years 8&9) - approx. 4K
    11.20 - u16 Girls (Years 10&11) - approx. 4K
    11.40 - u16 Boys (Years 10&11) - approx. 5K

  • Contacts:

    • Solihull Team Manager is Richard McIlwraith - 07776 165274 - (JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) - (JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)