Sussex Schools Athletics Association News


We have been notified of a change to the time of the Intermediate Boys Race on Saturday at Reigate - it will now be at 2 pm and not as previously advertised. All the updated information, course map, directions and parking details are available on the Schools:Championships Page

Inter Counties FREE Parking

Surrey Schools AA have provided details of overflow parking arrangements they have been able to secure (with the requirements of parents / spectators in mind) at the offices of Canon UK, Post Code RH2 8BF, which is c15 minutes walk from the race start / finish area.

More Cross Country Championships Information

Despite the current wet weather, we do not anticipate having to postpone the Sussex Schools XC but should the weather change dramatically we will post news of the postponement on this, the Sussex Athletics web site. Schools are asked to keep an eye on the site prior to departure, should they be in doubt!

TV coverage of Cross Country Championships

It is possible that Brighton based Latest TV will be covering the Cross Country Championships on Wednesday at Waterhall, for their sports news programme which goes out every evening during the week at 18:20. 

Clear protocols have been agreed with the station in accordance with standard safeguarding rules, but if any parent has an objection to their child appearing in any broadcast from the event they should notify their school.

AGM and Cross Country Championships News

Following the AGM on Wednesday, the list of the Officers of the SSAA for 2014/15 and contact details are available on the SSAA Information page. 

Details of the Cross Country dates for 2015 and the prospectus for the Championships at Waterhall on 14 January are available on the Championships page.


The Agenda for the 2014 AGM of the Sussex Schools AA, together with the minutes of the 2013 meeting are now available on the SSAA Information Page. 

Representatives from all schools in the County of Sussex are welcome to attend, and to have their say on the organisation of schools athletics in Sussex. New and old friends and supporters will be most welcome.