Calendar & Sign Ups

To help you keep track of all our many races, we’ve outlined our key events over the year and provided a quick description. Feel free to get in touch with someone on committee if you have any questions!

This list is far from exhaustive, so if you’re interested in other events, here are some handy resources:

For all the major, SA-affiliated races –

For those keen to take to the hills –,

Semester One – Key Races:

 22nd Sep  Chariots of Fire 5k (SSS1)  St Andrews 5k on the iconic West Sands Beach, kicking off the SSS Series.  *Entries Closed*
 9th Oct  Stirling Freshers XC Match (SSS2)  Stirling This chilled 5k around Stirling Uni is an ideal introduction to XC, and also acts as the second installment in the SSS Series.  *Entries Closed*
 12th Oct  East District XC Relays  Livingston The true start to XC! Each runner completes a 4k loop, with women competing in teams of 3 and men in teams of 4.  *Entries Closed*
 19th Oct  East District League 1  Stirling The first of the East League races – super low key and lots of fun. Highly recommended for first timers to the XC scene, as well as seasoned vets.  Entries OPEN
 26th Oct  National XC Relays  Cumbernauld The big one! Cumbernauld is a fast course, and here we compete on a National, not just district, level.  *Entries Closed*
 26th Oct  Manchester XC Relays  Manchester One of the true highlights of first semester. A 3k loop as part of a relay team   Entries OPEN
 2nd Nov  Scottish Uni XC Champs (SSS3)  Dundee The big one for Scottish Student runners! Come along to help us defend our titles – we want as many runners here in green as possible!  Entries OPEN
 9th Nov  National Short Course Champs  Kirkcaldy Short n sweet – come and take on Scotland’s best runners over 4km of Fife’s finest countryside.  Entries OPEN
 16th Nov  Braids (SSS4)  Edinburgh BRAIDS!!! Our very own XC Race, with the option of a 5km or 10km course (or both!). Be there, or be very much square. And don’t forget the bake sale, ceilidh and after party!  Entries OPEN
 23rd Nov  East District League 2  Broxburn Broxburn is an iconic course, and the second installment in the East District League. What better way to recover from the Braids festivities?  *Not Yet Open*
 7th Dec  East District Champs  Dundee (TBC) The big one to round off the first half of the season – East District Champs! Compete against runners from all over the East Coast and relish another chance to visit Dundee.  *Not Yet Open*