Fixtures – Winter 2019/20

 

1 October Chingford League (1) Road Hog Hill, Forest Rd, Ilford IG6 3HP 19.30 5K
26 October North of the Thames XC Fryent Country Park, Kingsbury, NW9 8QG 14.00 8K
2 November Interclub Vets XC Loughton AC, IG10 3BS  11.00 5 Miles
2 November North London XC Champs Wormwood Scrubs, W12 0DF 14.00 5 Miles
5 November Chingford League (3) Road Hog Hill, Forest Rd, Ilford IG6 3HP  19.30 5K
10 November – Eton Manor Remembrance Ceremony, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, 11.00
14 November – Club Annual General Meeting, The Pavilion, Leyton Jubilee Park, 20.30
16 November London XC Champs Parliament Hill, NW3 2JP 13.15 / 14.00 TBC
23 November Chingford League (4) XC Trent Park, EN4 0PS 14.00 5 Miles
30 November Essex Vets XC Writtle College, Colchester, CM1 3RR 11.00 5 Miles
7 December Ware Cup XC Loughton AC, IG10 3BS 11.00 5 Miles
7 December - Club Christmas Party – Hare and Hounds
11 December Chingford League (5) Road Lee Valley Velopark, Olympic Park 19.30 5K
17 December Christmas Baton Relay Leyton Jubilee Park  19.30 1 Mile
4 January Essex XC Champs Gloucester Park, Basildon, SS14 3DE 11.00 5 Miles
7 January Annual Mob Match vs. VPHTAC Victoria Park, E9 5EG 19.30 5K
18 January Chingford League (6) XC Hackney Marshes, E9 5PF 11.00 5 Miles
25 January Southern XC Champs Parliament Hill, NW3 2JP 8K / 15K 14.05 / 14.50
1 February Chingford League (6) Road Victoria Park, E9 5EG 11.00 5 Miles
22 February National XC Champs Wollaton Park, Nottingham, NG8 2AE 13.35 / 15.00 8K / 12K
7 March Chingford League (7) Relays Wanstead Flats, E11 3QD 11.00 2 Miles
14 March Mike Penman 10K Victoria Park, E9 5EG 14.00 10K
28 March Club Winter Handicap Hackney Marshes, E9 5PF 11.00 5K

 

Winter Grand Prix Scoring

Points awarded for the 1st to 30th Eton Manor AC Finishers, with 30 points down to 1 point available

What are the different series / types of races?

Chingford League – our primary local league for winter fixtures – a mix of road and cross country courses of 5K or 5 Miles all in North or East London

Cross Country – London and North London Championships, then County, Regional and National Championships

Single annual XC races – Ware Cup, Essex Vets. North of the Thames

Christmas Baton Relay – Eton Manor only, Christmas madness of running 4 x 1 Mile with a Christmas cracker

 

All entries are included in club membership, but pre-registration is required. Guest runners, second-claim members or other enquiries should contact the Race Secretary. 

 

Fixtures – Summer 2020

 

Thu 2 April 7.15pm Assembly League Beckenham 5k Beckenham Cricket Club
Sat 4 Apr 9.00am L2R Graduation Hackney Marshes 5k Hackney Marshes Centre
Thu 7 May 7.30pm Assembly League Victoria Park 3.5mi Victoria Park
Sat 9 May 9.45am Essex XC #1 10k Hylands Park
Sun 17 May 9.00am Hackney Half 13.1mi Hackney Marshes
TBC 7.30pm ELVIS Dagenham 5mi Eastbroookend Country Park
TBC 7.30pm ELVIS Havering 5mi Raphaels Park, Romford
Thu 4 June 7.30pm Assembly League – Leyton 5k Leyton Jubilee Park
Sat 13 June 9.45am Essex XC #2 10k Danbury Country Park
TBC 7.00pm Pubs on the Run** 5ish mi Leyton
Tues 16 June 7.30pm ELVIS Olympic Park (tbc) 5k QE Olympic Park
TBC 7.30pm Mid-summer relay (Physical Shield) 2mi Loughton AC
Thu 2 July 7.30pm Assembly League – Crystal Palace TBC Crystal Palace Park
Sat 4 July 9.30am SL2R Graduation – QEOP 10k 10k QE Olympic Park
Sat 11 July 9.45am Essex XC #3 10k Thorndon Country Park
18-19 July 12pm Spitfire Scramble** 9k Dagenham
TBC 7.30pm ELVIS Newman Hilly (Ilford AC) 5mi Hainault Forest Country Park
TBC 7.30pm ELVIS Harold Wood 5k Harold Wood Park
Thu 6 Aug 7.30pm Assembly League Victoria Park 3.5mi Victoria Park
TBC 10.00am ELVIS Orion (Forest 5) 5mi Chingford Plain
Sat 8 Aug 9.45am Essex XC #4 10k Hadleigh Park
TBC 10.30am ELVIS Barking 5k Barking Park
Thu 3 Sept 7.00pm Assembly League Beckenham 5k Beckenham Cricket Club
Sat 12 Sept 9.45am Essex XC #5 10k Weald Country Park
TBC 2.00pm Summer Handicap 5k Leyton
TBC 10.30am ELVIS (ELR) 5K Valentines Park

 

Grand Prix Scoring

Of the 24 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.