Cross Country

The club participates annually in the Kent Fitness Cross-Country League, a series of seven races held across the county from through the autumn/winter seasons, and in other cross country events.

Kent Fitness League (Sunday mornings)

The 2016/17 season starts in late October, and the race schedule is shown below. For race location directions, full results, reports and the latest standings please visit the Kent Fitness League page at the Canterbury Harriers website.

This is a cross country league which consists of a series of cross country races for non elite athletes, ie sub 34 minutes 10k for men or sub 38 minutes 10k for women athletes should not be racing.

Maidstone Harriers are one of 18 Kent based running clubs that participate in this League

There are normally about 7 races staged over Kent between October and March.

The races start at 11am on a Sunday morning.

You enter on the day with a race fee of £2.

The Maidstone Harriers team manager is David Hattersley. David organises the entries on the day and takes the £2m race fee.

If you wish to participate in any of these races you need to do the following:

1.Arrive an hour before the race start
2.Check-in with David Hattersely about an hour before the start and pay your fee.
3.Wear your club colours
4.There are no race numbers

The KFL website is excellent and contains a lot of useful information. (The link is above)

2016/17 Fixtures

30th October Knole Park, Sevenoaks
13th November Swanley Park, Swanley
20th November Oxleas Wood, Eltham
8th January Minnis Bay, Birchington
29th January Nurstead Court, Meopham
5th February Rough Common, Canterbury
19th February Fowlmead, Deal