The Schools Challenge is a 1 mile XC run in Abbey Fields a team event for the school challenge trophy. The event starts at 11.45am and entrants must be registered and collect their numbers by 11.30am.
Children in year 5 or year 6 from any school can run in the the school challenge and parents can enter their children via the online entry system.
Children will run independently but a responsible adult must remain in attendance at the event. All runners of the school challenge must wear their school PE kit and appropriate footwear (i.e. trainers or trail shoes).
The school challenge trophy (currently held by St Nicholas School) will be awarded to the highest scoring school based on the finishing positions of the first six runners from each school.
Individual prizes will also be awarded to the first three boys and first three girls overall.
All finishers will receive a medal.
ENTER THE SCHOOLS CHALLENGE HERE. Teachers or parents/guardians to make the entries