Fixtures – Winter 2018/19


Sat 23 March 2pm Mike Penman 10K 10k Victoria Park  
Thu 4 April 7pm Assembly League Beckenham 5k Beckenham Cricket Club  
Sat 6 Apr 9am L2R Graduation - parkrun ** 5k Hackney Marshes Centre  
Thu 2 May 7.30pm Assembly League Victoria Park 3.5mi Victoria Park  
Sat 11 May 9.45am Essex XC #1 10k Hylands Park  
Sun 19 May 9am Hackney Half 13.1mi Hackney Marshes  
Wed 29 May 7.30pm ELVIS Dagenham 5mi Eastbroookend Country Park  
Tues 4 June 7.30pm ELVIS Havering 5mi Raphaels Park, Romford  
Thu 6 June 7.30pm Assembly League – Leyton 5k Leyton Jubilee Park  
Sat 8 June 9.45am Essex XC #2 10k Belhus Woods Country Park  
Fri 14 June 7pm Pubs on the Run ** 5ish mi Leyton  
Tues 18 June 7.30pm ELVIS Olympic Park (tbc) 5k Olympic Park, Stratford
Tues 25 June 7.30pm Mid-summer relay (Physical Shield) 2mi Loughton AC  
Thu 4 July tbc Assembly League TBC tbc  
Sat 13 July 9.45am Essex XC #3 10k Thorndon Country Park
13-14 July 12pm Spitfire Scramble ** 9k Dagenham  
Wed 17 July 7.30pm ELVIS Newman Hilly (Ilford AC) 5mi Hainault Forest Country Park
Wed 31 July 7.30pm ELVIS Harold Wood 5k Harold Wood Park Enter here
Thu 1 Aug 7.30pm Assembly League Victoria Park 3.5mi Victoria Park  
Sat 3 Aug 10am ELVIS Orion (Forest 5) 5mi Chingford Plain Enter here
Sat 10 Aug 9.45am Essex XC #4 10k Hadleigh Park Enter here
Mon 26 Aug 10.30am ELVIS Barking 5k Barking Park Enter here
Thu 29 Aug 7pm Assembly League Beckenham 5k Beckenham Cricket Club  
Sat 7 Sep 9.30am QEOP 10K - SL2R Graduation 10K Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park 10K Enter here
Sat 14 Sept 9.45am Essex XC #5 10k Weald Country Park Enter here
Sat 21 Sept 2pm Summer Handicap 5k Leyton  
Sun 29 Sept 10.30am ELVIS (ELR) 5K Valentines Park Entry not yet open


Grand Prix Scoring

Of the 23 races, only your best 15 scores will be counted. If you volunteer at any of the events by marshalling, timekeeping etc. you will automatically receive 10 points.

** Races marked do not qualify for points in the Grand Prix competition.

What are the different series / types of races?

Assembly League – series of six monthly evening road races of approx. 3 miles for a selection of London clubs

ELVIS – East London Fives Interclub Series of seven races, 5k or 5 miles in parks at evenings or weekends

Essex Cross Country 10k Series – five 10k races, monthly in Essex country parks, trail or cross country terrain

Hackney Half / Spitfire Scramble – popular annual race events that many members take part in

Handicap / L2R or SL2R Graduation / Pubs on the Run – special Eton Manor AC events


All entries to Assembly League and special Eton Manor AC only events are included in club membership, but pre-registration is usually required. Guest runners, second-claim members or other enquiries should contact the Race Secretary by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

ELVIS, Essex Cross Country, Hackney Half and Spitfire Scramble races require payment of entry fees and often sell out in advance.