All roads lead to Ferbane on Saturday morning 9th November when Ferbane AC hosts the Athletics Leinster Senior & Juvenile Uneven Ages Cross Country Championships.The Eircode for parking closest to the course is R42YV83

The course is located adjacent to Gallen Priory Nursing home – on the N62
Parking will be available in various locations around town. Please follow the directions of
the stewards.

Catering and a shop will be available on the course

Here's wishing a warm welcome to over 1,500 athletes that will be competing on the day and we hope everyone enjotys the competition.

Ferbane Traffic Guidance

Course Map


The Leinster Senior and Juvenile Uneven Ages Cross Country Championships, kindly hosted by Ferbane AC, will take place in Ferbane, Co. Offaly on Saturday 9th November 2019 with a 12noon start.

Open u/9 races
Ferbane AC is hosting Open non-Championship 800m u/9 races as follows:
 Girls race at 11:40am
 Boys race at 11:50am

There will be no need to register for the u/9 races – simply show up on the line and pay €1 entry fee. This is an Open non-Championship event with no Club or County aspect.

The Championship races will commence at 12noon with the Girls u/11 1,500m race and be followed by the rest of the races on the programme at the following APPROXIMATE TIMES:

- Boys u/11 1,500m – 12:15pm
- Girls u/13 2,500m – 12:25pm
- Boys u/13 2,500m – 12:40pm
- Girls u/15 3,500m – 12:55pm
- Boys u/15 3,500m – 1:15pm
- Girls u/17 4,000m – 1:35pm
- Boys u/17 5,000m – 1:55pm
- Girls u/19 4,000m – 2:20pm
- Boys u/19 6,000m – 2:40pm
- Senior Ladies 5,000m – 3:05pm
- Senior Men 10,000m – 3:30pm

Every Club shall provide 2 officials to assist at the Championships and the names of the officials (2 per Club) shall be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. no later than Wednesday 6th Nov.

Entrance fee for spectators
The entry fee for spectators on the day is €5 per adult. Please have the money ready on your approach to the venue to ensure that there are no delays with car parking and subsequently with registration and warm up of athletes.

Registration/ Number Collection
On the day of competition, numbers shall be collected at the registration desk a minimum of 1 hour before each race by a Club/County representative and not individually by athletes. The Club/County representative will sign for all the numbers and provide a contact number for other Club/County athletes seeking their races numbers. Club officials are required to register to help before they will be allowed to collect numbers. Registration will close at 2pm.

Medals will be presented on the day. Please nominate a Club official to collect medals on behalf of your Club.

Course Map

A map of the course (subject to minor changes) will be in the booklet available on the day of competition and the final map posted online before the event.

Entry List
The entry list has been posted online and any error e.g. athlete with two race numbers, misspelled name, incorrect Club or County etc should be notified by e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

The Championships cannot go on without the support of Clubs and County boards. Thank you to everyone who comes together in the weeks leading up to and on the day to make this a success. Special thanks to Ferbane AC for hosting this year’s event.

Wishing all our athletes the very best of luck and here is to a very successful Championship.

Yours in sport

Greg Duggan

Athletics Leinster Road and Cross Country Secretary


Entries for day 3 can be found here:


If anyone experiences any problems with entries, they can e-mail me at


Greg Duggan

Cross Country and Road Secretary