The McCain UK Cross Challenge is back for 2012 - 2013, taking in 5 key cross country fixtures across the UK throughout the autumn/winter season.
With the support of UKA’s principle partner, McCain, we are able to offer 5 high quality competitive opportunities for athletes looking to post qualification marks for the forthcoming IAAF World Cross Country Championships in Bydgoszcz, Poland.
The McCain UK Cross Challenge also gives up-and-coming athletes the opportunity to match themselves against established cross country stars, competitive fields catering for all age-groups, Senior, Under 20, Under 17, Under 15 and Under 13 will be contested at the McCain UK Cross Challenge events to be hosted at Bristol, Liverpool, Cardiff, Antrim, with the series final to be hosted once again in Birmingham.
With over £30,000 of prizes on offer, the McCain UK Cross Challenge guarantees some fantastic racing opportunities as our athletes prepare for European Cross Country Championships.
Looking to the future, UKA believes the Series is a fundamental pathway for endurance competitors and enjoys working with the various organisers who deliver quality events each time.