Autumn Open to spark exciting Cross-Country Season


The 5th edition of the Autumn Open International Cross-Country Festival in association with Fingal County Council will take place at the Sport Ireland Campus, Abbotstown on Sunday 17th October 2021 - the venue for this year’s SPAR European Cross-Country Championships (December 12th).

There is sure to be a strong international entry at this year’s festival which will see the Senior Women’s 6,000m start at 2pm, followed by the Senior Men’s 7,500m from 2.45.

Entries are available HERE .

This is a ticket only event and tickets are available free of charge at AAI Ireland Entries | .


Provisional Timetable (Sunday October 17th):

  • 14.00    Women        6000 metres    (Under 20 women run 4500 metres)
  • 14.45    Men             7500 metres    (Under 20 Men run 6000 metres)

                 MEN                   WOMEN

  • 1st    €500.00    1st    €500.00
  • 2nd   €400.00    2nd   €400.00
  • 3rd    €300.00    3rd    €300.00
  • 4th    €200.00    4th    €200.00
  • 5th    €100.00    5th    €100.00

Men (under 20)        Women (under 20)

  • 1st    €150.00     1st    €150.00
  • 2nd   €100.00    2nd   €100.00
  • 3rd    €50.00      3rd    €50.00

Men (Master)        Women (Master)

1st    €100.00     1st    €100.00
2nd   €75.00       2nd   €75.00
3rd    €50.00       3rd    €50.00


Online entry is now available: Register HERE.

International Athlete Information:

If you are looking to enter the Autumn Open as a International athlete and have any specific queries or require additional information, please click HERE.

Course Map and Directions: 

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European Cross-Country Championships:

Details relating to the 2021 SPAR European Cross Country Championships set for Fingal-Dublin on December 12th 2021 will be announced in the coming days.

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