Festival of Cross Country


Festival of Cross Country

Castle Park, Bangor

Saturday 5th January 2019

Registration from 10.30am at Marquis Hall, Bangor

Timetable of events

Race Time Category Distance Entry Fee
1 11.30 P6 & P7 boys & girls 1000m FREE
2 11.45 U14 & U17 boys & girls U14: 2600m

U17: 4000m

£3 per athlete


3 12.15 Seniors, Masters (O40) & U20 Men’s Open

Seniors, Masters (O35) & U20 Women’s Open




£5 per athlete


4 13.00 Relay race for women:

Seniors & Masters (O35)

3 athletes per team


2 x 1300m laps per athlete £12 per team
5 14.00 Relay race for men:

Seniors & Masters (O40)

4 athletes per team


2 x 1300m laps per athlete £16 per team


Additional Information

  • Registration: Marquis Hall, Castle Park, Bangor.
  • Race area: Front of Town Hall, Bangor
  • Pre entries are encouraged. Please complete relevant form at bottom of page and email to northdownac@gmail.com
  • Registration: Opens at 10.30am, continues during the events, closing 15 minutes before the start of each race.
  • Masters: Women over 35, men over 40.
  • Age on day of event for all races.
  • Categories/team members cannot be changed after registration on the day.
  • All teams must have 3 different women or 4 different men, each running 1 leg only for the same team. Any teams with less than the required number of athletes will be disqualified. However, relay runners can run in 2 different teams subject to age eligibility. For example, an athlete can run as athlete A in a team and athlete C in a different team.
  • Athletes may compete in the Open Race as well as Relay Race
  • Car-parking is available in Abbey Street Car-parks (paid for). Free car-parking is available in Castle Park, Ward Park, Newtownards Road and Bangor Aurora. Please refrain from parking in Bangor Abbey Car Park.

To pre enter for relay teams: Pre entry XC relays
To pre enter individual races: Pre-entry-Individual