The Cross Country Season is here


EAC winter 16/17 cross country Fixtures: junior, senior and Master


These are all the target events. The Club enters you if you want to compete and pays the fee. Many are pre entry so let your coach or team manager Alex MacEwen know at training or by email

If you are a woman entry is by Team Manager Enid Johnstone

Talk to coaches at training if you are new to these competitions

Other fixtures to note if student are BUCS 4.2.17 Sheffield and Scot Uni s on 19.11 at Edinburgh and as a master12/11 British masters xc  Tollcross park Glasgow. There is a trial for this  on 17/9 over 8k and an “open” event on12/11.

You have to be a member of Scottish Athletics and EAC . You must wear  a club vest at these competitions . New vests are from Yvonne Jones at Meadowbank on a Tuesday training.


Date                                      Venue                  Distance                                               Name of competition

8/10                                       livingston             4k legs                                                  east xc relays

15/10                                     stirling uni           8k                                                           xc league1/3

22/10                                     c’nauld                 4k legs                                                  natn xc relays

5/11                                       KGV  renfrew     4k                                                           natn 4k champs

12/11                                     Tollcross               8/6k                                                       British Masters xc

19/11                                     alloa                       9k                                                           xc league2/3

3/12                                       aberdeen            10k                                                         east xc champs

14/1                                       broxburn             9k                                                           east xc league 3/3

28/1                                       dundee                10k                                                         vets xc champs

25/2                                       falkirk                    10k                                                         natn xc champs

25/3                                       livingston             5/10k                                                     natn road relay champs


There are other “ open “ events as Lasswade, Braids, East Lothian Champs  and  our own Queens Drive road Race on Sunday 18th December . You enter yourself .

We will hold two memorial events: the McDonald Handicap and the Bert Farmer Paarlauf, dates to be set. There is also the traditional trail handicap on Sunday 27/11 at West Linton

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