Sat 16th Dec 2017

The SOTCCA are this year holding their Championships at Aldershot.....nice and local and a great chance to take part in a quality championship race. Contact Steve Oliver for more info and to pre-register before 9th December 2017.

SOTCCA CHAMPIONSHIPS RACE, Aldershot, 16 December 2017 

Course: A 3 lap course on grassland and woodland with a small amount of gravel path, totalling ca. 7.5 miles (12K). It is suitable for both spikes and studs.  

Teams: Men and women run together but are scored separately.

6 to score per team, for both men and women's teams, scored in order of finishing. Open to 1st claim runners only. 

If you would like to take part please contact Steve Oliver ( before 5th December 2017 as all athletes have to be pre-registered in advance...a £2 per athlete charge will be levied.

Start: 2.00pm. Near the Wellington Monument, just off the A325, Post Code GU11 1QA. This lies on the western edge of Aldershot town. Numbers will be issued from a tent near the start or from a car at the official’s car park. Please do not park on army access roads.

Travel: The nearest railway station is Aldershot, about a 20 minute walk away. The A325 may be reached from the west via M3 and A287, from the north and east via M3 and A331 or from the south via the A31. 

Parking: There are separate car parks for officials, runner’ cars and for coaches and mini buses. All three car parks are accessed from Wellesley Road which is reached from the Wellington Roundabout on the A325. Please see attached map. Please do not park on army access roads.

Facilities: There are no changing or showering facilities. Please come ready changed. There will be limited toilet facilities near the start. There is a café at the Tesco Superstore and a Brewer’s Fayre Pub, both about a 5 minute walk away.

Collect numbers on the day from race HQ. No team declarations required but pre-registration is essential. A disc system will be in operation. Please ensure that the discs are returned to the race officials after use.