Match Two at Sherdley Park was greeted with virtually every element of the weather but we enjoyed another tremendous day of racing.

Early arrivals struggled with their tents but as 12.00 noon and the start of the first race approached, the sun broke through to celebrate the first appearance of the new season for the U11 Girls & U11 Boys. Sadly it was not to last as we then had a variety of conditions but which still included fleeting glimpses of the sun.

The leaves and vests make for a tapestry of colour

The leaves and vests make for a tapestry of colour

On days such as this , its always worth remembering that we are indebted to our match day officials and marshals.

Every Match needs officials !

Every Match needs officials !

Honest endeavour from the athletes, plenty of  vocal support from club colleagues and spectators made for a tremendous atmosphere with the cheering and the ringing of bells creating a wonderful atmosphere.

On your marks...BANG!

On your marks…BANG!

The provisional results can be found under Results

Please remember that these are provisional only. Any queries should be made through Brenda Bradshaw ( Full results will be uploaded once all provisional results have been scrutinised and agreed.

Team results will be made available once results are finalised.

Don’t forget to check the photos provided by our MACCL Photographer Harry Shakeshaft. Click here HS PHOTOS

One special mention : Well known for their rousing support for fellow athletes, Chorlton Runners made the short journey up the M62 today by Coach! You are certainly making your presence known!

We hope you enjoyed today, and look forward to welcoming you to Boggart Hole Clough on Saturday 5th January. Course Maps ( for download) and Venue Details will be uploaded on this site once agreed with the Host Club ( Salford H&AC).

BHC...A technical XC Course and one for the purists!

BHC…A technical XC Course and one for the purists!