Wiltshire Schools' Athletics Association

English Schools' Cross Country Championships
11 Feb 2020

Congratulations to all those chosen to represent Wiltshire at the English Schools' Cross Country Championships in Liverpool on 14th March 2020. The full squad is detailed here.

Squad members whose names are prefixed with the ** correspond to those who have not yet handed in a signed copy of the Code of Conduct and/or the Medical Consent Form. These members must bring along signed copies of these forms so that they can be handed to the team manager on the coach.

Transport to the English Championships will be provided by WSAA; your selection and participation is conditional upon you travelling with the team by coach. Further information concerning the championships including travel arrangements are available here.

Please now confirm whether you would prefer to join the coach at Salisbury or at Swindon by emailing Corinne Hunter on HunterC@lydiardparkacademy.org.uk

WSAA Team for South West Cross Country Championships
4 Feb 2020

Congratulations to those athletes selected to represent Wiltshire at the South West Cross Country championships to be held on Saturday 8th February at King's Park, Bournemouth BH7 6JD.

If you are NOT able to compete but named in the team, please let Corinne know ASAP.

Transport to the South West Schools’ Championship will not be provided this year.

All athletes must arrive by 11.30am to give sufficient time to register for their race and to meet their team manager. Late arrival might mean that you will not be able to race.

Should you require any further information about this event, please contact the Lead Team Manager Corinne Hunter (HunterC@lydiardparkacademy.org.uk)

Results for WSAA Cross Country Championships 2020
24 Jan 2020

Results update:The results for Year 7 Girls have been adjusted following the discovery of mistakes in the original results sheet. Junior Girls results have also been corrected to include positions 15 to 44 which were previously missing. The WSAA apologises for any inconvenience caused by these mistakes

Many thanks to all the volunteers, staff, athletes and parents for helping to make yesterdays championships such a success. Particular thanks to Sheldon School for hosting the event and allowing us to use their fantastic facilities.

Here are the results:


Happy running!

WSAA Cross Country Championships 2020
13 Jan 2020

The WSAA Cross Country Championships will take place on Saturday 18th January 2020 with reserve date Saturday 25th January 2020.

Venue

Sheldon School
Hardenhuish Lane
Chippenham
SN14 6HJ

Arrival

The School site will be open from 9.30am, please do not arrive before this time as the site will be in a state of preparation. On arrival please report to your area team manager in the tennis court area. Entry to spectators is by Programme cost £2.00.

The Cross Country Course will be open from 10.00am

Parking

SCHOOL MINI BUSES AND ANY COACHES please park in the main external bus bay

North Wilts Area and Swindon Area spectators and competitors – Use the main entrance to Sheldon parking by the Sports hall and reception area – The Tennis court Area is available for OFFICIALS and Team Managers ONLY

West Wilts / Kennet / Salisbury competitors and spectators – Park on Year 10 / 11 playgrounds using STAFF ENTRANCE and Service Drive to access this area.

Visitors

NO DOGS are allowed on the SHELDON School campus.

The Podium

Medals will be presented to the first three in each age group, and Certificate tickets to the top 6 in each race, will be handed out on THE PODIUM immediately after the race. * Actual Certificates to the first 6 in each age group, will be given out in The RESULTS HUB

Please be aware that photographs will be taken at this event.

Entries

Please check the spelling of you name from the age group entries below. If your name is missing or incorrectly spelt then please contact us immediately, using Contacts page on this site,

Note: Areas can list a squad of up to 15 named runners of which a maximum of (any) 12 (10 senior) of this squad can run on the day. Your area is responsible for informing you if you are a reserve or if you are running.

10.45 Senior Boys (Y12&13) 6,585m Entries
10.46 Minor Girls (Y7) 2,340m Entries
11.05 Senior Girls (Y12&13)
Inter Girls (Y10 &Y11)
3,825m Entries
Entries
11.20 Minor Boys (Y7) 2,670m Entries
11.30 Junior Girls (Y8 & Y9) 3,250m Entries
11.40 Junior Boys (Y8 & Y9) 3,825m Entries
11.55 Intermediate Boys (Y10 & Y11) 5,550m Entries

Course Map

The site is detailed on this map with further details here

Important documents

County Kit

All runners that finish in the top 13 of their age group are invited to purchase county running kit at the following costs: Hoodies £25; Beanies £10; PlayerLayer / MidLayer £25; Polos £20.

Sponsors needed!

The WSAA charity is seeking financial sponsorship to help meet the cost of running cross country and athletic events for Wiltshire schools. In return we offer advertisement space on this website and elsewhere.

If you or your organisation can help in any way then please get in touch using the Contacts page on this site.