Southern XC

The Southern Cross Country League (formally Today’s Runner Winter League) is held each winter, from mid-October to mid-March.

There are 6 events each season.  The venues for the 23/24 season are:

  1. Englefield Inclosure (Basingstoke & Mid Hants AC) – 29/10/23
  2. Alice Holt (Farnham Runners) – 26/11/23
  3. Lord Wandsworth College  (Hart RR) – 17/12/23
  4. Chawton House (Alton Runners) - 21/01/24
  5. Bourne Woods (Farnham Runners) - 18/02/24
  6. Holywell Estate (Fareham Running Club) - 03/03/24

The courses are set over terrain that takes the runners through woods, across fields, and along country paths. Distances vary slightly, but all are approximately 5 miles long (8Km). All-terrain shoes are recommended, but on occasions, spikes can be worn, you will be advised when you can by the host club.

All races start 11am.

This event is only open to clubs that are affiliated with Southern Cross Country League Club.  Entry is free, an affiliation fee is paid by Alton Runners. So just turn up. CLUB VESTS MUST BE WORN

The minimum age of 17 years applies to these events.

Further information: is available on Southern Cross Country League website:  Southern Cross Country League

If you have any queries on these races or rules please contact Abbie Hook through the Contact Us page.