SPAR European Cross Country Championships Tilburg 2018

The SPAR European Cross Country Championships are coming to Tilburg, the Netherlands. On 9 December 2018 these championships take place for the 25th time in European Athletics’ history. The event is held at Beekse Bergen. In the run-up, the same location functions as venue for the Warandecross Tilburg. On 23, 24 and 25 November the 2018-edition is taking place.

Schedule

The schedule for the European Championships contains races for senior men and women, under 23, under 20 and a mixed relay. The course is 1.500 metres. Next to these races there will be several other events organised at the same venue. For example events for amature runners and youth. More information about the exact schedule, the timetable and side events will be announced in 2018

Venue

The SPAR European Cross Country Championships 2018 are taking place at Beekse Bergen. Beekse Bergen is renown for its safari park, but it also has an event centre with a large outdoor area existing of large strips of sand, grass, woods and water. This outdoor area also functions as a festival area. In both 2017 and 2018, Beekse Bergen will serve as venue for the EA Permit Meeting Warandecross Tilburg, as a warmup for 9 December 2018.

Organisation

The LOC has a board of four members and a total of twelve members. A larger share is also involved in the organisation of the Warandecross. For side events, the LOC works together with several external parties.

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