The provisional LIST OF EVENTS is attached showing which day the events are on. The 5k and 10k will be separate as last year and there is no 10k walk. There is only one steeplechase event for Senior, U20 and U17 men and women over 2000m both on 10th May Confirmation will be sent out at least one week before the event. However, you are asked to check the website prior to the championships for the final timetable.
The CLOSING DATE for entries for the championships, by post is Friday 10th April 2020 and on-line THURSDAY 16th APRIL 2020. LATE ENTRIES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED and this is strictly enforced
A reminder that entries must be in accordance with IAAF and UKA rules. You MUST now be registered with England Athletics and provide your correct EA licence number to enter unless you enter through a school. Only competitors who were born in Essex, who have lived in Essex for the past 9 months or qualify under UKA Rule 21 S6 are eligible to take part in the championships.
Entries can be made on-line (see notes on website) and are required to quote your England Athletics registration number or if entering through a school add SCHOOL. The fee is £7 per event and can be made on-line at:
If entering by post please ensure that the application form is fully completed and signed by the competitor if over 18 or the parent/guardian if under 18 .
You should be aware of the UK Athletics policy on ‘Use of Photographic and Video Images of children/young persons under the age of 18’, which can be seen on the website
APPLICATION FORMS should be sent to, Championship Secretary, Essex AA, 5 Manwood Avenue. Canterbury, Kent CT2 7AE
Entries must be sent by ordinary mail; it is possible that special delivery and recorded delivery will be delayed and not received in time. If necessary get a certificate of posting, which is free.
If you have any PROBLEMS, then you should contact the club secretary, who will be able to contact the championship secretary.