Races for the different age and gender categories are run according to the order below at each event (timings are approximate – the courses vary in length so always be there in plenty of time as races can be earlier than expected. The different ages/genders run separate races):
12.00 Under 11 Boys
12.05 Under 11 Girls
12.15 Under 17 men
12.20 U17 and U20 women
12.35 Under 15 Boys
12.40 Under 15 Girls
12:50 Under 13 boys
12:55 Under 13 girls
13.05 Senior & veteran women
13:50 Senior & veteran Men
** Please note, that these event timings are very much subject to alteration depending upon the nature of the course, and the timings of previous events on the day**
Please, at all times pay attention for Starters Whistles for call up to your particular event.
Directions: North on A1, take turn off to Alnwick onto A1068. At roundabout take B6341 (2nd exit) and follow signs to Alnwick Gardens.
Description and Facilities: Good traditional cross country course with a variety of terrain and some steep inclines/ descents. Limited facilities at the start/finish area. Good for spectators.
Parking: Ample parking at Alnwick Gardens car park (have to pay). A reasonable but easy walk to the start.