Cross Country League 2022- 2023

06 September 2022

Cross Country League 2022- 2023

The Athletics NI Cross Country League dates are now available for the 2022-2023 season.

The Cross Country League, which is now entering its 11th year, will feature the following events:

September 2022

Sun 25th

TJ McElmeel Cup (Armagh AC)

Palace Demesne, Armagh

October 2022

Sat 22nd

Even Age Groups & Bobby Rea (ANI)

Billy Neill MBE Country Park

November 2022

Sun 20th

Comber Cup (Ballydrain Harriers)

Billy Neill MBE Country Park

Sun 27th

Malcolm Cup (Annadale Striders)

Queen's Playing Fields

December 2022


Irwin Speirs Memorial XC (Acorns AC)



North West (City of Derry Spartans)


January 2023

Sun 15th

Mathieson Cup (Mallusk Harriers)


February 2023


Stormont XC (NI Civil Service)



NI & Ulster Seniors (ANI)


Rule Changes from 2021-2022 are as follows:

  • Participant points for each club team will be scored up to a maximum of 10 competitors.
  • Teams will have to compete in at least one event outside the greater Belfast area i.e. Magherafelt, Derry/Londonderry or Armagh. The score from this event will go towards the final total. Scores are based on the best 6 out of 9 events.

Full details for the Cross Country League here: