League Race One details

09 September 2010

Thanks are extended to Lyndon School for hosting this race, and to Smith’s Wood Sports College for marshalling.

  • Date:

    Tuesday 21st September 2010

  • Venue:

    Lyndon School
    Daylesford Road
    B92 8EJ

  • Instructions:

    On arrival please use the playgrounds at the back of the school for parking. Changing facilities are limited so students are advised to come ready changed. Please do not leave any belongings in the changing rooms. No spikes are to be worn in the changing rooms or toilet areas. Could all team managers report to me on arrival - I should be found at the finish line.
    The course is grass but there are some metal drainage covers so please will runners exercise care when crossing these.

    The course will be marked with flags, cones and tape. Markers should be kept to the runners’ right. Runners should ensure that they are near the start at least ten minutes before the race is due to begin.


    Age group Approx. time Course

    Year 7 Girls - 4.30pm - 2 small laps
    Year 7 Boys - 4.40pm - 2 small laps
    Year 8/9 Girls - 4.50pm - 1 large lap, 1 small lap
    Year 8/9 Boys - 5.00pm - 2 large laps
    Year 10/11/Senior Girls - 5.15pm - 2 large laps
    Year 10/11/Senior Boys - 5.20pm - 3 large laps

    The athletes will be given a placement disc at the finish, which they must pass on to their team manager for recording. Please see enclosed map for further details. We hope the afternoon will be enjoyable for all involved. Friends and family are welcome to support the athletes.
    Richard McIlwraith

  • Contacts:

    • Teachers in charge of cross-country at the participating schools should be able to answer most questions you may have.