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Cross Country

Cross Country



Click the playlist below to watch the 2023 SSV Cross Country Highlights Video and six student interviews

​​​​​The State Cross Country Championships is a combined Primary and Secondary Event. Please find the program here. 2023 State Cross Country Program.

Track Familiarisation Videos 





There are Boys and Girls competitions in the following age groups for cross country:

Primary Age Groups:

9-10 Years; 11 Years; 12-13 Years.

9-10 Years Multi Class; 11 Years Multi Class; 12-13 Years Multi Class.

Secondary Age Groups:

12-13 Years; 14 Years; 15 Years; 16 Years; 17-20 Years.

12-14 Years Multi Class; 15-16 Years Multi Class; 17-20 Years Multi Class.

Race numbers are to be collected at the registration area on the day. Please allow sufficient time to line-up & collect your race number pre-race. 

NB. All race numbers must be returned at the conclusion of each race. 

Athletes need to listen for PA Announcements calling for them to make their way to the Call room (Marshalling Pavilion – Jockeys Room).

If an athlete is unsure as to whether their event has been announced they should make their way to the Call Room no later than 20 minutes prior to the advertised start time for their event.

A Starters Marshal will supervise athletes walking to the start line from the Call Room 10 minutes prior to the advertised start time.

The Starter begins each race from the start line. NB. There is only the one start line for the 2km, 3km & 5km races.

NB. The organisers reserve the right to alter the course. The course is indicated with flags – red on the left & white on the right & check point marshals. Please see the course maps in the event in the Event Calendar.

All State events are listed prior to the date of the event in the Event Calendar located on the right hand side panel. Each event will contain the venue, convenor, rules, information, draws/schedule & results. Results can be accessed post event by using the State Results link or by going to the State Event Calendar Section & selecting the date of the event.

Rules: Cross Country - Primary and Secondary

Program: 2023 State Cross Country Program.

State Results

State Champions



State Cross Country Primary & Secondary Boys/Mixed Girls State Championships Valley Racing Club1{a7bbf073-ab7e-41f6-80f7-8a9f895842de}State Cross Country Primary & Secondary Boys/Mixed Girls State Championships18/07/2024 12:00:00 AM18/07/2024 6:30:00 AM

Announcements - View announcements  Announcements



Cross Country Events at Yarra Valley Racing Club89{8ba673e6-5df2-4c0c-bf92-30ef694098d0}Cross Country Events at Yarra Valley Racing Club31/05/2023 1:32:42 AM<div class="ExternalClassDAB79A0FEA74433A8F0578CB8B3A54EE"><p>​<span style="color:#333333;">Please note a request from Yarra Valley Racing Club </span><span style="color:#333333;">- </span><strong style="color:#333333;text-decoration-line:underline;">Do not</strong><span style="color:#333333;"> visit the Yarra Valley Racing Club prior to any upcoming Cross Country race days. Yarra Valley Racing Club is a private business & do not permit unauthorised entry. </span><br></p></div>