The Cross Country season opens THIS WEEKEND, April 16

7 APR 2016 | BY CUBA PATTERSON

Hello Cross Country fans!

The Cross Country season opener is THIS SATURDAY. So if you haven’t already registered, now is the time to do so.

Cross Country is a great way for members of SMDLAC to continue their running through the wintertime, as well as keep in touch with summertime athletics buddies. And it’s only $40 for the season.

All races are on a Saturday morning starting at 9 am, with the last one usually finished around 10.15. Everyone is invited with races for U6 – U13+

The first race is at Bald Hill Park this coming Saturday. Details are as follows:

Distances: 1000m (U6-8),1500m (U9-10), 2000m (U11-12), 3000m (U13-0pen)

Time: 8.30am registering for a 9.00am start

Season: Runs from April 16 to July 10 and includes 12 events and the presentation night on August 13

Fees: $40 for the season for athletes currently registered with Little Athletics Victoria
$5 per race for casual runners (not eligible for awards, results not reported online)

Registration is online only via the Bayside Cross Country website

For more information,visit www.baysidexc.org.au or email baysidexcsecretary@gmail.com

Alternatively you can contact James Cornwell (0438872805) if you have any questions