Met League Cross Country - Uxbridge

Run with GoodGym for some cross country racing!


Location
Hillingdon Playing Field
Uxbridge
London
UB10 9NG
Date and time
00:00
Saturday, 4th of December 2021


It’s XC time and we are officially taking part in the 🏁 Met League Cross Country, it's a monthly series of 5 races as follow:

What is it ❓

Met League Cross Country is a set of five 7-8km races organised by London race clubs. They are held in parks around London with the routes including a mixture of grass, gravel and a little mud!

⏲️ Races are held in age groups for women and men. We take part in the Senior division.

  • Women's race will start around 13:30
  • Men's race will start around 14:30

Please arrived at least 20 minutes early to warm up and get your race number, also Men should arrive at the start of women race to cheers on πŸ”₯!

This is how the scoring works πŸ…

  • All races are scored on a reverse scoring basis, i.e. if there are 50 athletes in a race, the first finisher shall score 50 points, the 50th finisher 1 point.
  • So your time doesn't matter, it's your finishing position. But it is the taking part that we really care about!

To Take Part πŸƒπŸ»β€β™‚οΈ

The cost is Β£5 and gives you access to all 5 races in the season! You can take part in as many on the races as you like. Payment can be done on the day or via bank transfer.

In order to participate you need to be a first claim member of the GoodGym Race Team. If you need help with this contact raceteam@goodgym.org

You can also check your UKA Number on this page.

Second claim members can also compete for GoodGym as long as their first claim club is not competing in Met League

You are welcome to join this WhatsApp group to chat to others taking part.

Post Race 🍻

After each race, we will go to a pub to celebrate and eat some lunch. Everyone is welcome to join.

Outside of London? πŸ—ΊοΈ

If you are from a GoodGym outside of London let us know we will help you to find somewhere to stay if you want.

Supporters πŸ”Š

Feel free to join If you just want to cheer, take photo or join us in the pub after :D

Volunteers πŸ™πŸ»

We also need to provide 1 volunteer per fixtures so if you are injured 😒 but still want to take part or you just want to help let me know πŸ’ͺ🏻



Who's going

  • Leo
  • John Shirley
  • Ivy
  • Cloud
  • Islington runner
  • Anna Myat
  • Sam Chapman
  • Rosie Ashworth
  • Vic
  • Islington runner
  • Tracey
  • Steve Lee

Discussion

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Location
Hillingdon Playing Field
Uxbridge
London
UB10 9NG
Date and time
00:00
Saturday, 4th of December 2021



Hillingdon Playing Field
Uxbridge
London
UB10 9NG


Pritesh Mistry
Led by Pritesh Mistry

GoodGym Brent Trainer; GG Race Team Chairman & Treasurer; qualified EA/GG Run Leader. Used to do socials.


What to look out for

Covid Test and Trace

To keep everyone safe GoodGym has signed up to the NHS test and trace service. We will pass on your contact details only if they ask for it.

The GoodGym central team will also be in contact if we are made aware that anyone attending this session tests positive in the days afterwards.

Age Restriction

GoodGym welcomes anyone aged 18 or over. If you are under 18 then you will be unable to participate in any GoodGym activity

Make sure you've read our general guidelines for safety when running and at a task.

This event is not organised by GoodGym and GoodGym takes no responsibility for your participation in the event.

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