Cross Country Running

The final and 5th race in the 2017/18 North Wales Cross Country League took place on Saturday 3rd February. The race, this time hosted by Oswestry Olympians, consists of a 6.2m men \ X women route around the grounds of The Marches School in Oswestry. The course consists of a […]

Cross Country #5 – Oswestry

Saturday 20th January saw the 4th race in the 2017/18 North Wales Cross Country five race series. The race hosted by Shrewsbury AC, consists of a 5.5m run around the grounds of Walford College in Baschurch. The course is an interesting and tough one, there is the usual river crossing […]

Cross Country #4 – Baschurch

On Saturday 4th February, Oswestry Olympians hosted the fifth race in the North Wales Cross Country League race at the Marches School in Oswestry. It was also the final race in the 2016\2017 series, which meant there was a good turnout with all to play for in some battles. Another […]

Cross Country #5 – Oswestry

Saturday 14th January saw the 4th race in the 2016/17 North Wales Cross Country series. It was another long drive, this time to Walford College in Baschurch, Shropshire for 5.5m run around the grounds. The race was hosted by Shrewsbury Athletic and was very well marshalled and marked. Overall a […]

Cross Country #4 – Baschurch

The 3rd race in the 2016/17 North Wales Cross Country series took us to Treborth Track in Bangor, located between the two bridges on the banks for the Menai Straits. Today it had the most amazing backdrop of the Snowdonia Mountains covered in snow, although this could only be seen from the […]

Cross Country #3 – Bangor

The 1st race in a double whammy weekend saw 22 runners make the drive to St David’s College in Llandudno. This consisted of 13 men from a field of 156 men, 2  from 12 of male over 70’s, 0 of 8 of male u17 and finally 10 from 111 women. […]

Cross Country #2 – Llandudno

A very respectable 34 runners from Buckley turned up at Mold Alun School for the first of five races in the 2016/17 North Wales XC league. This was probably the highest ever turnout from Buckley for the cross country and the mood was buoyant. A few early morning showers thankfully […]

Cross Country #1 – Mold

2016/17 XC date changes update Please note the changes to the dates and venues: 1 October (Bangor)now removed 1st race will be 15 October at Mold Alun 2nd race is 22 October at Llandudno 3rd race is 26 November at Bangor 4th and 5th races are unchanged, 14 January at […]

North Wales XC Update

….Next seasons Cross country dates … The dates and venues for 2026/17 North Wales XC league were agreed last night so you can get them into your race diaries now! 1 October: Bangor (this is tbc with Eryri and a provisional reserve date is 22 October) 15 October: Llandudno 26 […]

Cross Country 2016/2017