2018 ATHLETICS COMPETITIONS

Full 2018 fixtures for Watford Harriers (minors, juniors & seniors). These include track, road and cross country events. This schedule is likely to change so please keep an eye on it.

Date 2018 Event Track/Cross Country or Road

 

Venue Information
6 & 7 January England Athletics Senior and U20 Combined Events Indoor Champs

 

Track English Institute of Sport (EIS), Sheffield See www.englandathletics.org for details
6 & 7 January Southern Indoor Under 17 & 15 Championships (plus all age groups 1500m) Track Lee Valley Athletics Centre, Entry details here (SEAA)

Online Entry by 22nd December 2017:

http://www.seaa.org.uk/index.php/onlinereg

 

6 January Bucks County Cross Country Championships

 

Cross Country Shuttleworth, Biggleswade Open to juniors and seniors who live or were been born in Bucks.

Enter by 31st December 2017. www.bucksaa.org.uk

 

7 January Herts County Cross Country Championships Cross Country Cassiobury Park, Watford Open to juniors and seniors who live or were been born in Herts.

To enter, juniors please contact Vaughan Tayler

Seniors to contact Matt Adcock at Watford Harriers.

Enter by 11th December

 

13 & 14 January Southern Indoor Senior and Under 20 Championships Track Lee Valley Athletics Centre,

 

Entry details here (SEAA)

Online Entry by 2nd January:

http://www.seaa.org.uk/index.php/onlinereg

 

13 January Chiltern League Match 4 Cross Country Keysoe, Bedford

 

 

Juniors to contact Vaughan Tayler

Seniors to contact Matt Adcock

21 January Fred Hughes 10 Road St. Columba’s school, St Albans Includes Herts County Senior 10 mile Champs.

Min age 18. Online entry here: Fred Hughes 10

 

27 January Southern Cross Country Championships Cross Country Stanmer Park, Brighton

 

To enter, juniors should contact Vaughan Tayler

Seniors to contact Matt Adcock at Watford Harriers.

Enter by 15th December.

 

3 & 4 February Eastern Counties Indoor Championships Track Lee Valley Athletics Centre Open to juniors and seniors.

Enter by 5th January for paper entries and

10 p.m. on 11th January for on-line entries:

Eastern Counties Indoor Champs

 

3 February Herts County Schools Cross Country Championships Cross Country Verulamium Park, St Albans

 

Contact your school for details
4 February Watford Half Marathon Road Cassiobury Park, Watford Includes Herts County Vets Half Marathon Champs.

Min age for entry 17.

For details go to http://www.watfordhalf.co.uk/

 

10 February Chiltern League Match 5 Cross Country Campbell Park, Milton Keynes Juniors to contact Vaughan Tayler

Seniors to contact Matt Adcock

25 February British & South of England Masters Indoor Pentathlon

 

Track Lee Valley Must be 35 or over.

See www.bmaf.org.uk for details.

Closing date for entry 11 February.

 

24 February National Cross Country Championships

 

Cross Country Parliament Hill, London To enter, juniors should contact Vaughan Tayler

Seniors to contact Matt Adcock at Watford Harriers.

Enter by 12th January.

 

24 & 25 February England Athletics U20/U17/U15 Indoor Championships Track EIS, Sheffield To enter qualifying standards need to be attained.

See www.englandathletics.org for details

 

25 February British Masters & South of England Masters Indoor Championships Track Lee Valley Athletics Centre Must be 35 or over.

See www.bmaf.org.uk for details.

Closing date for entry 11 February.

 

4 March English Masters Indoor Area Challenge Track Lee Valley Athletics Centre Must be 35 or over. See www.bmaf.org.uk for details.
10 March UK Inter Counties Cross Country Championships

 

Cross Country Prestwold Hall, Loughborough Open to juniors and seniors.

Selection by County Team Managers.

See http://www.ukcau.co.uk for details.

 

10 & 11 March England Athletics U17 and U15 Combined Events Indoor Championships

 

Track EIS, Sheffield See www.englandathletics.org for details
10 & 11 March

 

British Masters Indoor & Winter Throws

Championships

 

Track Lee Valley Athletics Centre Must be 35 or over. See www.bmaf.org.uk for details.

Closing date for entry 25 February.

17 March English Schools Cross Country Championships

 

Cross Country Leeds Entries are made by County Team Managers.

This follows the Schools County Championships.

 

17 March

 

British Masters Cross Country Championships

 

Cross Country Forres, Scotland Must be 35 or over.

See www.bmaf.org.uk for details.

Closing date for entry 17 March.

 

17 & 18 March

 

Herts Indoor Championships Track Lee Valley Athletics Centre

 

Open to juniors and seniors.

See http://www.hertscaaa.org.uk for details

 

19 – 24 March

 

European Masters Indoor Championships Track Madrid, Spain Open to all 35 or over.

See www.emacimadrid2018.com.

Closing date for entry 18 January

 

25 March Herts County Vets Cross Country Championships

 

Cross Country Royston To enter contact Matt Adcock at Watford Harriers
4 April then every fortnight till beginning of September Watford Open Graded Meeting

 

Track Woodside, Watford Open to juniors and seniors.

See Watford Harriers site for details

8 April Watford Minors Open Track Woodside, Watford

 

For primary school athletes
TBC April Watford Harriers Club Championships Track Woodside, Watford

 

Open to juniors and seniors.

See Watford Harriers site for details

14 April Southern Athletics League Match 1 Track Hemel Hempstead Team to be selected by WH team managers

 

15 April Eastern Young Athletes League (EYAL) Match 1 Track Woodside, Watford U13, U15 and U17 athletes.

Team to be selected by WH team managers

TBC but likely to be Monday 1 May Herts County Under 13, Masters and all age groups 1500m Championships

 

Track Stevenage See http://www.hertscaaa.org.uk for details
6 May EYAL Match 2

 

 

Track TBC U13, U15 and U17 athletes.

Team to be selected by WH team managers

TBC but likely to be 13 May

 

Herts County Championships Track TBC Open to juniors and seniors.

See http://www.hertscaaa.org.uk for details

 

12 & 13 May Bucks County Championships

 

 

Track Horspath, Oxford Open to juniors and seniors.

See www.bucksaa.org.uk for details

20 May Southern Athletics League Match 2

 

Track Woodside, Watford Team to be selected by WH team managers
26 & 27 May England Athletics Senior & U20 National Combined Events Championships

 

Track Bedford See www.englandathletics.org for details
3 June EYAL Match 3

 

 

Track TBC U13, U15 and U17 athletes.

Team to be selected by WH team managers

3 June

 

British Masters Pentathlon & 10,000m Championships

 

Track Horspath, Oxford Must be 35 or over.

See www.bmaf.org.uk for details.

Closing date for entry 20 May.

 

TBC June Herts Under 13 Challenge

 

 

Track TBC See http://www.hertscaaa.org.uk for details
TBC June Watford Minors Open Track Woodside, Watford

 

For primary school athletes
TBC but likely to be 9 June Herts Schools County Championships

 

Track TBC Contact your school for details
9 & 10 June Southern Senior & Under 20 Championships

 

Track TBC See http://www.seaa.org.uk/ for details
16 & 17 June England Athletics U23 & U20 National Championships

 

Track Bedford See www.englandathletics.org for details
23 June Southern Athletics League Match 3

 

Track Woodside, Watford Team to be selected by WH team managers
TBC but likely to be 23 June

 

Eastern Counties Championships

 

Track Cambridge Seniors, U20, U17, U15 & U13 athletes.

See http://www.easternaa.co.uk/ for details

 

23 & 24 June English Schools Combined Events Regional Rounds

 

Track TBC Qualification though qualifying schools competition.

See http://www.esaa.net/index.shtml for details

 

24 June

 

South of England Masters Championships

 

Track Millennium Arena, Battersea Park Must be 35 or over.

See www.bmaf.org.uk for details.

Closing date for entry 10 June.

 

24 June Welwyn 10k

 

 

Road Includes Herts County Senior 10k Champs.

Event details: http://www.welwyn10k.org.uk/

 

7 & 8 July Southern All Ages Combined Events Championships

 

Track TBC See http://www.seaa.org.uk/ for details
8 July EYAL Match 4

 

 

Track TBC U13, U15 and U17 athletes.

Team to be selected by WH team managers

13 & 14 July English Schools Athletics Championships

 

Track Alexander Stadium, Birmingham

 

Qualifying Standards need to be attained.

Selection determined by County Managers.

See http://www.esaa.net/index.shtml for details

 

14 July Southern Athletics League Match 4

 

Track Braintree Team to be selected by WH team managers
14 & 15 July

 

British Masters Combined Events Championships

 

Track Sheffield Hallam University Must be 35 or over.

See www.bmaf.org.uk for details.

Closing date for entry 1 July.

 

TBC July Herts County Pentathlon Championships & 3000m Championships Track Hemel Hempstead Open to juniors and seniors.

See http://www.hertscaaa.org.uk for details

 

4 & 5 August England Athletics U17 & U15 Combined Events Championships

 

Track Manchester See www.englandathletics.org for details
5 August EYAL Match 5

 

 

Track TBC U13, U15 and U17 athletes.

Team to be selected by WH team managers

11 & 12  August Southern Under 17 & 15 Championships and Under 13 Open

 

Track TBC See http://www.seaa.org.uk/ for details
18 August Southern Athletics League Match 5

 

Track Woodford Team to be selected by WH team managers
25 & 26 August England Athletics Under 17 & 15 Championships

 

Track Bedford See www.englandathletics.org for details
25 & 26 August

 

British Masters Track & Field Championships Track Alexander Stadium, Birmingham Must be 35 or over.

See www.bmaf.org.uk for details.

Closing date for entry 12 August.

 

TBC September Watford Minors Open Track Woodside, Watford

 

For primary school athletes
TBC  September Southern Under 20 and 15 Inter County Championships

 

Track TBC See http://www.seaa.org.uk/ for details
2 or 9  September TBC EYAL Final & Plate Final Track TBC U13, U15 and U17 athletes.

After 5 league matches, top 6 clubs qualify for final.

Clubs finishing 7th to 12th qualify for Plate Final.

Team to be selected by WH team managers

 

4 – 16 September

 

World Masters Championships Track Malaga, Spain Open to all 35 or over.

See www.malaga2018.com.

Closing date for entry 15 July

 

TBC  September

 

Southern 10K Championships

 

 

Track TBC See http://www.seaa.org.uk/ for details
15 & 16  September English Schools Combined Events National Final

 

Track TBC Qualifying through regional rounds
TBC October Southern Cross Country Relay Championships

 

Road TBC See http://www.seaa.org.uk/ for details
TBC November Watford Harriers Cross Country Championships

 

Cross Country Cassiobury Park, Watford Open to juniors and seniors.

See Watford Harriers site for details

TBC December Southern Indoor Combined Events Championships

 

Track Lee Valley Athletics Centre Open to juniors and seniors.

See http://www.seaa.org.uk/ for details

 

Additional indoor competitions at Lee Valley Athletics Centre, see https://www.visitleevalley.org.uk/en/content/cms/outdoors/athletics-centre/competition-entry-forms

  • 1 January Lee Valley New Year Open Meeting
  • 20 January London Indoor Games U17 & U15
  • 27 January London Indoor Games Seniors & U20
  • TBC January London Indoor Games U13
  • 11 February U15 & U13 Indoor Open
  • 14 February Indoor Middle Distance
  • 25 March U15 & U13 Indoor Open
  • 25 March U15 & U13 Pentathlon