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Balfour Beatty London Youth Games 2014 – Cross Country Event

Kingston’s London Youth Games 2014 campaign kicks off once again with the Cross Country event at Parliament Hill on Saturday 16 November 2013.

Applications are welcome for the U17, U15 and U13 age groups and are open now to those that either live in or go to school/college in the borough of Kingston.

Age groups are as follows:
  • U13 – born between 1/9/2000 and 16/11/2002
  • U15 – born between 1/9/1998 and 31/8/2000
  • U17 – born between 1/9/1996 and 31/8/1998

How you can take part

All applicants must complete an official 5k parkrun between 3 August and 29 September 2013 and have a parkrun number (this is a barcode number) before filling out the application form. Junior parkrun times will not be accepted.

If you haven’t already registered for a local parkrun please visit the parkrun website to register and bring your barcode with you to parkrun or your time will not be recorded. You should register no later than 6pm on the Friday before you wish to run.

Local parkruns are held at Bushy Park, Richmond Park and the Hawker Centre Kingston.

Applicants will then be selected according to the eight fastest times in their age group.

Online application

Please complete the online application form, all fields are compulsory. A parent/guardian must complete the consent section of the application.

Submit your fastest parkrun time recorded between the eligible dates.

The closing date to submit entries is Sunday 29 September at 10pm at which time the online form will no longer be available. Late entries can't be accepted due to competition deadlines.

After submitting the form, we advise that you print the on-screen summary for your records and keep the confirmation email as proof that your application has been submitted. We wish you good luck and look forward to receiving your application.

The Team Manager, Jim Desmond, will contact all applicants via email by 11 October 2013.