Club fixtures are grouped into a Summer Season from April – September and a winter season from October to March.
More so this year, fixtures are subject to change. Races listed as TBC are expected to go ahead, but permissions are pending due to COVID restrictions. Check here regularly and watch out for emails or posts on the Facebook Member’s Group.
The summer season 2021 fixtures are currently expected to be:
|Sat 8 May||9.45am||Essex XC #1||10k||Hylands Park|
|TBC||7.30pm||ELVIS Dagenham||5mi||Eastbroookend Country Park|
|Sat 12 June||9.45am||Essex XC #2||10k||Belhus Woods Country Park|
|TBC||7.00pm||Pubs on the Run**||5ish mi||Leyton|
|Tue 22 or Wed 23 June TBC||7.30pm||ELVIS Olympic Park (tbc)||5k||QE Olympic Park|
|Sat 10 July||9.45am||Essex XC #3||10k||Thorndon Country Park|
|Wed 14 July||7.30pm||ELVIS Newman Hilly (Ilford AC)||5mi||Hainault Forest Country Park|
|Sat 21 Aug||10.00am||ELVIS Orion (Forest 5)||5mi||Chingford Plain|
|Sat 7 Aug||9.45am||Essex XC #4||10k||Hadleigh Park|
|Mon 30 Aug||10.30am||ELVIS Barking||5k||Barking Park|
|Sat 11 Sept||9.45am||Essex XC #5||10k||Weald Country Park|
|Sun 26 Sept||10.30am||ELVIS (ELR)||5K||Valentines Park|
|Sun 26 Sept||9.00am||Hackney Half||13.1mi||Hackney Marshes|
What are the different series / types of races?
ELVIS – East London Fives Interclub Series of seven races, 5k or 5 miles in parks at evenings or weekends
Essex Cross Country 10k Series – five 10k races, monthly in Essex country parks, trail or cross country terrain
Hackney Half – popular annual race event that many members take part in
Handicap / Pubs on the Run – special Eton Manor AC events
How to Enter Official Club Fixtures
All entries to Eton Manor AC only events are included in club membership, but pre-registration is usually required. Guest runners, second-claim members or other enquiries should contact the Race Secretary Hayley by emailing [email protected].
ELVIS, Essex Cross Country and Hackney Half races require payment of entry fees and often sell out in advance.
*Elvis and Essex XC races require pre-entry and a cost is incurred. See club updates for further details.