Central Gauteng Athletics will be commencing the 2017 Cross Country season powered by MTN Foundation, which is due to beginon the29 April 2017 with the first league taking place at Kagiso Sports Complexin Mogale City.
The season is a compilation of 8 leagues that take place in different regions falling under CGA demarcation namely, Ekurhuleni, Johannesburg and the West Rand. The leagues cater for a large range of age groups, which includes kids as young as 8 years to the oldest athlete being over 75 years. Over the years CGA has performed exceptionally well in Cross Country and normally sends out a reasonablesizedteam to represent the province in the SA Championships which will be held9September2017inPotchefstroomlater this year.
Athletes are required to participate in at least6leagues plus the CGA Championships which will take place in Boksburg Stadium, 12August 2017in order for them to make the team. CGA looks forward to a progressive and action filled season.
NB: Clubs are requested to pre-register athletes that will be taking part in this seasons Cross Country by completing the attached form and sending it back to the CGA offices. There will be a new timing chip system which the commission will be introducingthis season. This system assist in ensuring that the results are produced timeously and accurately.Details of this system will be shared at the upcoming Cross Country Open Meeting, please ensure that your club is represented.
Herewith please find the attached 2017Cross Country fixtures, League programme.