Dates: The 2017 Cross Country Championships will be held from Friday, 11 August – Monday 14 August.
Venue: Rokeby Police Academy, Hobart, Tasmania
Host: Tasmanian Education Department
Age groups: 10 years, 11 years, 12 years, 13 years, 14/15 years, 16/17 years and 18/19 years
Participating states and territories: ACT, NSW, NT, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC and WA
|1||Friday, 11 August||Teams Arrive, Course Inspection, Team Photos, Opening Ceremony (3:00 PM) at the event venue, Pre Event meeting (5:00 PM) at the event venuey|
|2||Saturday, 12 August||Individual Races – Rokeby Police Academy (as per schedule below)|
|3||Sunday, 13 August||Excursion Day (Port Arthur), Post Event Meeting (Time and venue to be confirmed), Official’s Dinner (Domain Athletics Centre, 6:30 PM arrival for a 7:00 PM seating)|
|4||Monday, 14 August||Relay Event – Rokeby Police Academy (as per schedule below), Closing Ceremony (at the conclusion of relay events), Teams Depart|
Age dispensation: There is currently no age dispensation provided in the SSA Cross Country Championships.
Rules: To view the SSA Cross Country Championships rules, click here.
Policy: To view the School Sport Australia General Policies and Guidelines, please click here.
Individual Event Schedule: To view the schedule for the Championship individual events click here (Updated 9/8/2017 – Start time of 12 Year Girls individual race changed from 11:00 to 11:05).
Relay Event Schedule: To view the schedule for the Championship relay events click here.
Merchandise: Click here to view and pre-order Cross Country merchandise from Sports Centre.
Contact: For all Cross Country Championships enquiries, please contact the School Sport Australia Cross Country National Secretary Trevor Wiseman on (08) 8344 2185 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Course maps (click on the images below to expand them):