latest news & announcements

Harold Witham Cup

The Harold Witham Cup was proudly displayed at todays meeting of the Committee of the Sussex Schools AA. 

The Cup was presented to the Sussex Senior Girls team at the English Schools Cross Country Championships as the first County to have all 8 members of the team finish the race. 

Any member of the team who has not yet received their certificate should email

Athletics Championships Provisional Timetable published

The provisional timetable for the Sussex Schools Athletics Championships being held at Crawley on 14 June 2014 has been published and is available on the Championships page. It is provided as guidance only at this stage. 

A final timetable will be published nearer the date, once entries have been received from the Districts. 

Please check back here for the final timetable a few days before the event.

Whittaker takes Southern 10km

Nineteen runners completed the Sussex 10,000m championship at Withdean on Wednesday evening, the first time that this championships has been held for many years. The South of England Championship was also held in conjunction and it was Paul Whittaker from Southend who produced a fine display of even paced running to cruise to an impressive win in the “Southern” title having lapped all but one of his opponents in 30:37.30s.

Sussex positions at the ESAA Cross Country

English Schools Cross-country Championships - Castle Donnington
15th March 2014 

Junior year 8/9 Girls 
16 Almi Nerurkar (Brighton & Hove High Sch.G) 37 Naomi Fonteyn (Blatch Mill) 142 Ellen Brooker (Hast Acad) 160 Charlotte Matthews (Cardinal Newman) 184 Chloe Watson (Varndean) 200 Lizzie Clark (Uplands) 252 Bronwen Thomas (Tanbridge Hse) 313 Kiera Aslett (Helenswood) Team: 16th 

Year 7 & 8 Inter Counties

George Pool (Vinehall) from Hastings was the star of the Sussex Schools teams that made the journey to Chelmsford for the South East Schools Inter-county Cross Country match, finishing a very clear winner, and leading the team to a magnificent 3rd place. 
Full Sussex positions and team results are now available in the Results section and more about the races in the Home Page News section.