Welcome to the 2019 Varsity Cross-Country Races
From Thames Hare and Hounds’ Headquarters, Memorial Playing Fields, Roehampton Vale, SW15 3PQ on Saturday, 7th December
ORDER OF EVENTS
1:00 p.m. 28th Old Blues’ Race (4 miles) (Mob Match – all alumni welcome)
2:00 p.m. 44th Ladies’ Race (4 miles) (Eight-a-side, six-to-score)
2:45 p.m. 129th Gentlemen’s Race (7½ miles) (Eight-a-side, six-to-score)
The 2018 programme can be accessed from the link. It contains event details including start-lists, a race preiew and a brief history of the event all from our resident archivist and Thames H&H Secretary, Simon Molden.
Course Map including possible splits locations
Details of the ladies’ and gentlemen’s courses displaying the locations where we will attempt to take splits and give live updates of the state of the matches as they happen. In the ladies’ race, the splits will be in at point D (c. 2.5 miles) and point P (c. 3.75 miles). In the gentlemen’s race, the splits will be at point S (c. 3.75 miles), point D (c. 6.25 miles) and point P (c. 7.25 miles).
The OpenTrack website where the splits and final results will be displayed as the athletes cross the line. Currently, the 2018 result can be accessed at the above link.
Details of the results of every gentlemen’s race (since 1880) and ladies’ races (since 1976), courtesy of Simon Molden. Further detail on the race history can be found on the Thames Hare and Hounds’ website.
Further details and news will be posted on the VarsityXC Twitter feed.