2nd January 2020
LOOKING AHEAD TO 2020: OCTOBER-DECEMBER
European Cross Country Championships, Fingal, Ireland – 13 December
The European cross country championships is a classic fixture in the calendar that brings the athletics season to a close. GB & NI won six medals in Lisbon back in 2019 which saw them top the medal table, and they will be looking forward to continuing GB & NI’s strong history at these championships, this time on Irish soil.
More information will appear here soon.
British Athletics Cross Challenge (inc European XC Champs Trials), Liverpool – November
A staple in the domestic fixtures calendar, the trials will return to Sefton Park in 2020 with places up for grabs in the British team for the European cross country championships.
Jess Judd and Ben Connor were victorious in 2019. Who will come out on top over the muddy terrain next time around?
More information here on the current 2019/20 series.
Autumn Marathons (Chicago [11 October] & New York [1 November])
As endurance athletes swap the track for the roads during the Autumn / Winter months, our finest marathon athletes and wheelchair marathon racers will head to the major marathons in America.
David Weir featured in the top three at both events during 2019. As he targets the Paralympic Games in Tokyo, similar results again in 2020 would sign off another great year for the sporting legend.