Cross Country

Latest Cross Country Posts

  • Wiltshire Cross Country County Championships 2023
    A reminder that the closing date for the Wiltshire Cross Country County Championships, to be held on the 10th December 2023, is the 5th December. You can enter the championships here – cross country – Cross Country ( Medals will be awarded to the first three runners in each age category race plus winning medals for VF35, VF45, VF55, VM40, […]
  • Wiltshire Cross Country County Championships 2023
    The county championships his year will be held on Sunday 10 December 2023 at Bushy Norwood Field, University of Bath. The championships will be held within the Gloucestershire cross country league fixture two. You will find entry details at – cross country – Cross Country ( You can enter all four Gloucestershire league fixtures or […]
  • British Inter-Counties Senior Mountain Race
    Please note that Wiltshire does not have a Team manager for this, so somebody would need to take up this role and then find a team. We do have plenty of high calibre runners in the county who could, potentially, take part. Just a reminder that the 2023 British Inter-Counties Senior Mountain Race will be […]
  • 2023 Inter Counties XC Championships Results
    CAU Inter-Counties Cross Country Championships, held on 11th March 2023 at Prestwood Hall. Well done to all Wiltshire athletes who ran at the Inter Counties XC Championships. You all performed brilliantly in challenging muddy conditions. Congratulations to Ella Spencer 12th and Sophie Wood 13th in the U15 girls. Ella and Sophie led the Wiltshire team to 9th place […]
  • CAU Inter-Counties Cross Country Championship Details
    Prestwold Hall Driving Centre, Prestwold Lane,Loughborough Leicestershire LE12 5SH on 11th March 2023 The CAU have issued the final details for the upcoming Cross Country Championships. You should have received an email with these details if you have been chosen for the Wiltshire teams, but you can also download here, if you have mislaid the […]

About Cross Country

Cross Country running is an essential part of most endurance athletes training as it builds both mental and physical toughness.

Wiltshire County Championships

The County provides access to a high level of competition via the Wiltshire County Cross Country Championships. From this event athletes are selected for the  South West Cross Country Championships and may then go on to represent Wiltshire in the National Inter Counties Cross Country Championships at the end of the season.

The Wiltshire County Championship is typically held as part of the single Tri-County race held at the end of the current year.

South West Inter-Counties Championships

Following the Tri County XC Championships, selection will be made for the EA SW Cross Country Championships, please can you indicate your availability for this event at the Tri County Championships and/or enter the EA SW Cross Country Championships to be considered for Wiltshire team selection.

National Inter-Counties Championships

Following the SW-XC Championships, selection will be made for the National Inter Counties XC.

All age group teams will consist of up to 8 athletes. Reserves may be nominated.

For more information concerning Cross Country running in the county please use contact form.