The XCC Relays is a truly unique event that should be on everyone’s fun run calendar! There a range of different team options on offer, whether you are a member of a club or just want to grab four of your friends to come along and each run distances between 2-4km! The event is held over the undulating hills at Miranda park in the heartland of the shire and is suitable for all ages and abilities. XCC Relays is not only a team based event, it also caters for individual participators as well, offering distances of 2-4km. On top of this, the event will play host to on the day activations, food and drink stalls, captivating race callers as well as entertaining music.
The 2017 event will be hosted by the Illawong Athletics Club and doubles up as the NSW Cross Country Relay Championships.
Saturday 27th May 2017
Miranda Park, 639 Kingsway, Miranda
11:30am Fun Run (2km)
12:00pm U12, U14 Male and Female (4x 2km)
12:40pm U16, U18, U20 Male and Female (4x 3km)
1:35pm 55+, 65+, 75+ Male (4x 4km)
1:35pm Open, 35+, 45+, 55+, 65+, 75+ Female (4x 4km)
3:00pm Open, 35+, 45+ Male (4x 4km)
The entry fees are as follows:
Member team entry $38
Non-member team entry $70
Individual entry $10 (must run 1st leg of a relay race)
HALF PRICE ENTRY FOR MEMBERS!
Become a RunNSW Member to receive half price entry into this event and all other Waratah Run Series Events. Members also receive free entry into RunNSW Series Events. For more information, please click here.
HOW TO ENTER
Entries are on the day only and must be submitted on the official entry form at the registration desk. Clubs/groups must enter teams, consisting of four (4) members, and any reserves, 60 minutes prior to the commencement of your race and any alterations must be submitted prior to the starting time of the last runner.
Click here to download the relay team entry form.
Members are to be registered with Athletics NSW (or other state member association or Little Athletics NSW ) for the 2016-17 season and wear their club/centre uniform with their bibs worn front and back for the duration of the event.
Non-members are eligible to enter however only ANSW registered athletes (or other athletes registered with another state member association) are eligible to receive medals in State Championship events.
Athletics NSW will be providing Tag Timing at the 2017 Cross Country Relay Championships. Team Managers are to collect tags for team members at check in. Individual entrants will be provided tags upon checking in. Your personally issued tags must not be used for this event.
If you are that way inclined and interested in reading the rules for the Winter Season, they can be found in the 2017 NSW Winter Handbook.
Live results for this event are available here.
Team medals will be awarded at the conclusion of the races.
Please click here to view the 3km course.
Please click here to view the 4km course.
Parking is on-street along the Kingsway, Sylvania Road and nearby streets.
FOOD & BEVERAGES
The Illawong and Districts Club will be operating a canteen including a BBQ. On top of this, the event will play host to on the day activations such as jumping castles and obstacle courses, encaptivating race callers as well as entertaining music.
The XCC Relays are offered in the following age groups: U12, U14, U16, U18, U20, Open, 35+, 45+, 55+, 65+ and 75+.
Athletics NSW Competition Manager
02 9746 1122.