Autumn Open Cross Festival Information


This year’s Autumn Open Cross Country Festival in association with Fingal County Council will take place at the National Sports Campus, Abbotstown on Sunday 16th October 2016. This event will give athletes the perfect opportunity to test the propose built cross country course ahead of our National Cross Country Championship in December. The event is open to non-Athletics Ireland members and aims to encourage those that take to the roads every weekend to come along and try a different style of racing on the country. 

For directions to the National Sports Campus Click HERE


Online entry is now available: Register HERE for €15, entries will be taken on the day for €20. 

Event Timetable:

Please click HERE for senior timetable

Course Map:

Click HERE for a course map

Prize Money:

Masters: Top 3 per age category.

Men & Women: 1st - €500, 2nd - €400, 3rd - €300, 4th - €200 & 5th - €100

Under 20 Men & Women: 1st - €150, 2nd - €100 & 3rd - €50

Master Athletes:

The races will also incorporate the Master Cross Country Trials for the British and Irish Master Cross Country Championships. In order for a Master athlete to be considered for selection they must compete in their appropriate distance.

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