Hello, how are you?

It’s approaching that time again and below are some dates for your diaries for the forthcoming Cross Country events.

The first event is the East District Relays in Dundee. Note that for this event there is no Under 11 race. We are required to pre-enter the Club teams for this event, with the closing date for posting entries being Wed. 21st Sept. 2011.
You can enter for these events by contacting Jill Horsburgh or Jim Salvage, via the club website, or by adding you name to the sign-up sheet at the club training sessions. Please be sure to enter well before the closing date.

To enter, you must be a fully paid up member of Scottish Athletics and also of Lothian Running club.

These events cost £2 for each race entered.

Sat 8th Oct 2011 East District CC Relays at Camperdown Park, Dundee (No U11) – Pre-entries only.
Sat 15th Oct 2011 East District League (1) at Stirling – Entries on the day.
Sat 22nd Oct 2011 National CC Relays at Cumbernauld (No U11) – Pre-entries only.
Sat 5th Nov 2011 National 4K Bellahouston (earlier than usual) (No U11) – Pre-entries only.
Sun 20th Nov 2011 East District League (2) – Livingston – Entries on the day.
Sat 10th Dec 2011 East District CC Championships in Aberdeen (No U11) – Pre-entries only.
Sat 14th Jan 2012 East District League (3) at Broxburn – Entries on the day.
Sat 18th Feb 2012 National CC Championships, Venue-To be confirmed (No U11) -Pre-entries only.

Further details of these events may be found nearer the time in “Up & Running” and on the Scottish Athletics website.

2011 / 2012 Age Groups.
Under 11 – Born between 01/09/00 – 31/08/02.
Under 13 – Born between 01/09/98 – 31/08/00.
Under 15 – Born between 01/09/96 – 31/08/98.
Under 17 – Born between 01/09/94 – 31/08/96.
Junior – Born between 01/09/91 – 31/08/94.
Senior – Born before 01/09/91.
Vets – Over 40 years young on race day.

Please Help.
To help with these events, the club needs at least two parents or supporters to assist at each of these events. The help required is with jobs such as; walking the course with youngsters; collecting and giving out race numbers; looking after kit; etc.
If you can help us at any of these events, please let me know.

I look forward to seeing you there,
Thank you,
Jim Salvage

Lothian Running Club