2018/19 Winter Season
Aberdeen AAC is one of Scotland’s premier cross country clubs. AAAC won the AT Mays Memorial Trophy for the top team performance across all male categories in the 2018 national xc championships. The club positioned 7th overall for females in the East league and 2nd overall for males. Various medals were also won at single championship events, with several club members going on to represent Scotland internationally throughout the winter.
Please find below the Winter fixture list, with all significant local and Scottish National cross country fixtures, as well as indoor track and field.
To express interest in having the club arrange your participation for District and National level cross country fixtures, please complete and submit the form below. If your availability changes, please re-submit the form asap.
Members should be aware that entry fees are paid for all fixtures on the form other than the three East League events. Please keep this in mind when expressing availability to minimise wasted entries. Generally, we must submit entries 2-3 weeks ahead of fixtures where necessary. Entries will be submitted based on google form submissions at that time. A week or so ahead of each event, members will be contacted with necessary detail and arrangements.
For information regarding open club xc training sessions, see the xc coaching page.
For further detail, particularly on fixtures not included in the availability form, please go to the Scottish Athletics website for details. For detail specific to the East District XC League, visit the dedicated website. Finally, for historic cross country and road running detail and stats, visit the Scottish Archive.
Club XC Championships
The designated event for the award of club cross country champion across each age category is the NESAP Cross Country at Balgownie on 17/02/19. Entries for this event are now available online and can be made on in person on the day. All details are available on the entry webpage.
Across the cross country season, points have been awarded to individuals in each age category based on performance relative to their teammates, with the winner at the end of the season being the participant with the highest cumulative score across their top five finishes. Thee points can be won across district and national fixtures, or local events for U11 categories. Those with the highest scores at the end of the season will be declared the Club Points Champion. Current scores are now available:
Thanks to John Purcell for keeping the scores up to date.
All cross country awards will be distributed at a dedicated end of season event – details tbc.