East District Cross Country League

The East District comprises around 45 clubs from Aberdeen down the east coast through the Central Belt down to the Borders.

League Website:  http://www.salroadrunningandcrosscountrymedalists.co.uk/Archive/East%20District%20League/ED%20League%20Home.html

The East District Cross Country league consists of three races over the course of the cross country season. The three  meetings, which vary location somewhat from year to year all follow a similar format.

Entry is on the day for all events, just turn up at the Lothian tent for your number, but if you can let us know in advance that you are running then this helps with organization.

New for 2016/17 – All athletes except U11s must be members of Scottish Athletics

2017/18 Fixtures

Jan
20
Sat
2017/18 East District League 3 – Broxburn
Jan 20 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Team Managers: TBA

Entry is on the day, just make yourself known at the club tent in plenty of time for your race.  If possible, it’s appreciated but not required if you can let the team managers know ahead of time that you will be running.

This event is open to all club members aged 9 (born after 1/09/2006) and upwards.

Race start times are normally the same for all 3 league meets, but keep an eye out for last minute changes.

  • 12:00  – U11 Girls
  • 12:15 – U11 Boys
  • 12:30 – U13 Girls
  • 12:50  -U13 Boys
  • 13:05 –  U17 Men
    13:10 – Junior, Senior & Vet Women,
  • 13:45 – U15 Boys
    13:48 – U15 Girls & U17 Women
  • 14:15 – Senior, Junior, Vet Men

Note that the U17 Men, and Jun/Sen/Vet Women run at the same time, but the men start a few minutes earlier.  Similarly for the U15 Boys and U15/U17 Girls race

The club tent and banner will be at the start/finish area from around 11.00am where you can check-in, collect your number and pay your entry fee, which is £3 (£2 for under 11’s). It is recommended that you arrive in good time to do a recce of the course and warm up before your race. 

See the East District Cross Country League page for more information about these events.

This race also counts towards the Club Cross Country Championships.

Results(2015)

Results(2014)


This event is open to all club members aged 9 (born after 1/09/2006) and upwards. 
There are under 11’s, 13’s, 15’s and 17’s races for girls and boys.  The under 11’s race over approx. 1.5k, under 13’s over approx. 2.5k, under 15’s (and under 17 girls) over approx. 3.5k, under 17 boys and all junior/senior and vet women over approx. 6.4k and junior/senior/vet men over approx. 10k.All three races count towards Lothian’s own Club Cross Country Chanpionships

Age groups (2017/2018)

Please see main Cross Country Page for Age group details

Race Start Times

Race start times are normally the same for all 3 league meets, but keep an eye out for last minute changes.

  • 12:00  – U11 Girls
  • 12:15 – U11 Boys
  • 12:30 – U13 Girls
  • 12:50  -U13 Boys
  • 13:05 –  U17 Men
    13:10 – Junior, Senior & Vet Women,
  • 13:45 – U15 Boys
    13:48 – U15 Girls & U17 Women
  • 14:15 – Senior, Junior, Vet Men

Note that the U17 Men, and Jun/Sen/Vet Women run at the same time, but the men start a few minutes earlier.  Similarly for the U15 Boys and U15/U17 Girls race

The league meetings are both team and individual events, with the club earning points for the position of each athlete in all races.

Last year the club ladies team finished second overall.  For the junior races the first three members make up each team.  The ladies team it is four members and the mens race it is six members.