The age categories for Cross Country are Year 5/6, Minor (year 7), Junior (year 8 & 9), Intermediate (year 10 & 11), Senior (year 12 & 13).
Buckinghamshire Schools Championships
The Buckinghamshire Schools Championships are usually held on the first Wednesday of February, is for Year 5/6, Minors, Juniors and Intermediates and Seniors.
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English Schools Athletics Association Cross Country Championships
The ESAA Cross Country Champsionships are usually held on the second Saturday in Marh and is open to Juniors/Intermediates/Seniors.
We are allowed to select 12 runners per race, 8 run on the day. Selection is based on performance at the County Schools Champs, the first 4 across the line are pre-selected, the final 4 are selected at the Team Manager's discretion. It is advisable if you wish to be selected to compete at the County Champs.
If you are selected for English Schools you will be required to wear full Bucks Kit. Please click on the tab for kit and prices.
If selected you will receive all the information required from the Bucks Team Managers in the form of a letter given out at the cross country champs. There will a kit form, parental consent, medical form and code of conduct.
Juniors/Intermediates finishing in the top 8 in their race at the English Schools will be selected for the Home International which usually takes place either the following Saturday or the Saturday after tha