Winter Cross Country Season

REGISTRATIONS FOR 2024 WINTER CROSS COUNTRY SEASON NOW OPEN!!!

 

 

Our 2024 Winter Cross Country season will run on Sunday mornings at 9am from April 2024 until September 2024.

We offer running & walking options of 2km, 4km or 6km (approx. distances) for Adults and Juniors aged 6 years (by December 31, 2023) and above at various beautiful trail locations in and around the city of Albany.

All events will be timed and published on our Albany Athletics Club Facebook page.

 

2024 WINTER CROSS COUNTRY PROGRAM:

XC Program 2024

SPECIAL CROSS COUNTRY EVENTS:

Please watch out for start times and details about our Special Cross Country Events on our Albany Athletics Club Facebook Page.

CONDUCT OF EVENTS:

CROSS COUNTRY CONDUCT OF EVENTS

 

Cross Country 4k & 6km run at Lake Seppings (Tjuitgellong – place of the long neck turtle)

 

WINTER CROSS COUNTRY MEMBERSHIP OPTIONS

For more detailed information about each membership option head to our Membership page.

GENERAL INFORMATION:

– Please beware that distances may vary from course-to-course and are approximate. They may vary at the discretion of the Race Director and Cross Country Coordinator and in the interest of safety.

– You must understand that cross country events may involve uneven surfaces, wet conditions and bush scrub environment. Most venues will not have nearby access to toilets. Please check that you and your child/ren are able to compete with adequate clothing, shoes and water, and are physically and mentally capable of walking or running the required distance.

– Parents/Guardians with children under the age of 16 years must be aware of where their children are at all times. This includes before, during and after the cross-country event, due to the varying conditions at each location.

– Dogs must be kept on a leash at all times. Take note they are NOT permitted in national parks or nature reserves.

– COVID-19 safety measures need to be adhered to including physical distancing, maintaining hand hygiene and staying home if you or your children are unwell or have cold or flu symptoms.

 

Running through the vegetable fields at Bathgate Farm.