Cross Country Program
country gives athletes an opportunity to run a distance race over
different terrain and courses each week. Most events include creeks, mud
from the under 6 to under 17s may take part in Cross Country events. Note
that championship events are only open to athletes in the under 9 to
under 17 age groups, but fun events are still held for the under 6 to
under 8's. All cross country events also include events for Mums and
Dads, Tiny Tots, and an open event too.
qualify for the cross country championships, metropolitan athletes must
compete in at least four preliminary cross country meets and country
athletes in at least two preliminary cross country meets. The
Cross Country Season is held during Winter and normally begins in May and
concludes in July.
to go to Little Athletics SA's Competition/Championship Events webpage
for up to date information.