Young Athletes Distance Newsletter – Sept 2015

Sat 12th Sept 
We open the ‘winter’ season with the popular WILL BOLTON MEMORIAL RELAYS  at Sparrows Den Playing Fields  Corkscrew Hill West Wickham  BR4 9BB

Timetable  :  
U11 boys and girls   school years 5 & 6   1km   1.00 pm start
U13 boys and girls    3 x 3 km     start 1.45 pm
U15 boys and girls    3 x 3 km     start 1.45 pm
U17s run in the senior teams which are 4 x 4 km   start 2.45 pm

If going direct arrive at least an hour before your race so you can walk and familiarise yourself with the course and the terrain.  Be aware there is limited car parking

We will have a minibus meeting at Tooting Bec Track at 10.45 am. Fare to be confirmed If any parents can help with lifts please advise as it will save us hiring a minibus

Sun 13th Sept
Our first visit to Camber Sands – should be a good day, remember the early start and bring suitable clothing for all weathers. Please bring changes of socks and footwear so you don’t get sand in the buses

Please can you confirm by Thursday latest that you are coming?

Fare  £ 10.00   – meeting time in the car park by the track is 6.00 AM to leave at 6.15 AM

We should return by 3.00 pm

Sat 19th Sept    Southern Road Relays – Rushmor Arena
Entries have gone in for the first big test of the autumn – how will we rate amongst the top clubs in the South of England  ?    : transport details to follow

Please confirm asap that you can compete so we can start sorting out teams
First race is 11.00 am

We also need your confirmations for the first big championships :

Sunday 4th October National Road Relays  – Birmingham
We are travelling on the day

Sat  3rd November   – National cross country relays Mansfield
We have booked rooms already in Premier Inn Mansfield so please confirm asap that you are coming.