We have an overall Club Championship covering road, track and cross-country distances from 1 mile to 26.2 miles alongside a separate Cross-Country Club Championship.
2018/19 Ken Crooke Cross-Country Club Championships
The Cross-Country Championships are named in memory of Ken Crooke, a former Dulwich Runner. The Club Championships consist of runners' best 5 performances in the following 8 races, with a minimum of 3 performances from the Surrey League:
Surrey League Race 1, 13th October 2018 - Ladies - Wimbledon Common; Men - Richmond Park (Petersham)
Surrey League Race 2, 10th November 2018 - Ladies - Nonsuch Park, Cheam; Men - Nork Park (Banstead)
London Championships, 17th November 2018 - Men’s and Women’s Races - Parliament Hill, London
South of Thames 7.5 Mile, 15th December 2018 - Mixed Race - Beckenham Place Park
Surrey League Race 3, 13th January 2019 - Men - Mitcham Common / 9th February 2019 - Women - Richmond Park (Kingston end)
Southern Championships, 26th January 2019 - Men’s and Women’s Races - Parliament Hill, London
Surrey League Race 4, 9th February 2019 - Men - Lloyd Park, Croydon / 2nd March 2019 - Ladies - Lloyd Park, Croydon
Riddlesdown Parkrun (16th March 2019 date TBC)
Latest standings can be found here - after Race 4.
The Club Championships provides runners with an opportunity to race across multiple terrains (road, track and cross-country) and distances (1 mile to 26.2 miles) with races spread throughout the year. Members do not have to complete all events to take part, with each runners' best five performances (including a minimum of one long and one short race) are taken forward to the final scores, with awards at the Christmas Party for the following:
Women's Categories at Senior, V40,V50 and V60
Men's Categories at Senior, V40, V50 and V60
February 3, Dulwich Parkrun (5km) - SHORT - click here for the results
March 24, Run Through 10k Hyde Park - LONG - click here for the results
April 8, Paddock Wood Half Marathon (or earlier alternative for those taking part in Brighton Marathon) - LONG - click here for the results
April 22, Virgin Money London Marathon (or nominated alternative prior to Final Event 9 on November 24) - LONG - click here for the current results as of December 2018
June 7, Assembly League 5k, Battersea Park - SHORT - click here for the results
July 27, SOAR Mile, Stratford - SHORT - click here for the results
September 15, Beckenham Place Parkrun - SHORT - click here for the results
September 30, Middlesex 10k, Victoria Park, Hackney - LONG - click here for the results
November 24, South of Thames 5 Mile (Cross-Country), Morden Park - SHORT - click here for the results
Latest Standings (After FINAL Event 9)
Please click here to download the excel file.
The nine club championship races for 2019 have now been agreed (four long, five short) with four dates to be confirmed. To complete and qualify for the champs you must run at least 5 events, including at least one from each distance category.
2 Feb - Catford parkrun - SHORT
10 March - Big Half, London - LONG
14 April - Thames Towpath 10 Mile, Chiswick - LONG
28 April - London Marathon (or alternative during 2019) - LONG
3 or 10 June tbc - Sri Chinmoy 5k, Battersea Park - SHORT
16 June tbc - Eltham Park 5 Mile - SHORT
14 July tbc - Sevenoaks 7 Mile - LONG
26 July tbc - SOAR Mile, Stratford - SHORT
6 Oct - Regent’s Park 10k - SHORT
club championship Rules
Please click here to view the rules for 2018. These will be reviewed for the 2019 championships.