McCain Cardiff Cross Challenge

Pictures can be found here courtesy of Gwynfor James.

Please visit the event website here.

Event contact - Graham Finlayson 07711 018359 or Alex Donald

Wales will be taking the following teams to this fixture;
U20 & Senior (4 Men, 4 Women  in each category).
Preferential selection will be based on results from the Welsh Inter-Regional Cross Country Championships held in Builth Wells on 10/12/2011.

The McCain UK Cross Challenge is back for 2011 – 2012, taking in 5 key cross country fixtures across the UK throughout the autumn/winter season.

With the support of UKA’s principle partner, McCain, we are able to offer 5 high quality competitive opportunities for athletes looking to post qualification marks for the forthcoming European Cross Country Championships in Slovenia.

The McCain UK Cross Challenge also gives up-and-coming athletes the opportunity to match themselves against established cross country stars, competitive fields catering for all age-groups, Senior, Under 20, Under 17, Under 15 and Under 13 will be contested at the McCain UK Cross Challenge events to be hosted at Bristol, Liverpool, Cardiff, Antrim, with the series final to be hosted once again in Birmingham.

With over £30,000 of prizes on offer, the McCain UK Cross Challenge guarantees some fantastic racing opportunities as our athletes prepare for European Cross Country Championships.

Looking to the future, UKA believes the Series is a fundamental pathway for endurance competitors and enjoys working with the various organisers who deliver quality events each time.

Welsh Athletics Ltd.
Cardiff International Sports Stadium
Leckwith Road
Cardiff. CF11 8AZ.

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