The Bermuda National Athletics Association (BNAA) announces the start of the 2018 Cross Country Season. Donna Raynor BNAA President said, “We are looking forward to an exciting season and all of the running clubs have met to decide and agree on the criteria for the season. With our preparation towards the Carifta 2019 then towards the Carifta 2020 Games we are hoping to see several of our middle to distance athletes participating in the championships as their base for the Track season.”
As per normal each race is facilitated by one of the running clubs and the schedule is below. The Age Group and approximate distances for this year Under 10 and Under 12 - 1.5 mile, Under 14 - 2.0 miles, Under 17 - 2.0 - 2.5 miles, Under 20, Open Females, Masters, Senior Masters 60+ - 2.5 - 3.0 miles and Open Males - 5.0 - 5.5 miles.
The entry fee is $10 and $15 for the National Championships.
There will be series winners in age group, a point system with points from each race and the top 3 in each age group awarded prizes. A separate champion in each age group will be awarded at the National Championships.
Races get underway at 8:30am starting with the younger age groups working up to the Adults.