Stowmarket Striders
Running Club

East Anglian Cross Country League


East Anglian Cross Country League (EACCL). A Cross Country league run through the winter months at various location through Norfolk and Suffolk. Originating as a forces league with events at various Army and RAF bases. This has now expanded to include local domestic running clubs. The series is open as team and individual events.

The series consists of around ten races per season. This can vary per season depending on availability of clubs and venues. Two races per season can be dropped to be eligible to participate in the awards for the season.

There is no cost to enter, the Club has paid £40 for the season for a Striders team
Mens races are generally 10k and the ladies are approx 5k, this does vary according to location and access
Some sites are working areas so you will have to work within base authorisations
All races start at 2:30pm

The Club gains a point for every member entered, so you can simply enter for the enjoyment – just turn up in Striders team kit, find your fellow yellow runners and take part. There are individual and team categories winners if you want the extra challenge.


Race Distance Venue Event Date Link
EACCL Race 1 West Runton 10 Kilometres West Runton Beach 10/10/2018 - 14:30
EACCL Race 3 Fritton Lake 10 Kilometres Fritton Park, GYRR 21/11/2018 - 14:30
EACCL Race 2 Whitlingham Park 10 Kilometres Whitlingham, Tri Anglia 07/11/2018 - 14:30
EACCL Race 4 Whitwell Station 10 Kilometres Whitwell Station Reepham 12/12/2018 - 14:30
EACCL Race 5 Marham 10 Kilometres Shouldham Warren, RAF Marham 16/01/2019 - 14:30
EACCL Race 6 UEA Norwich 10 Kilometres UEA, Norwich 23/01/2019 - 14:30
EACCL Race 8 Stowmarket 10 Kilometres Chilton Fields, Stowmarket 20/02/2019 - 14:30
EACCL Race 7 Thetford 10 Kilometres Thetford Rugby Club 06/02/2019 - 14:30
EACCL Race 9 Bury 10 Kilometres Nowton, Bury Pacers 13/03/2019 - 14:30
EACCL Race 10 Catton Park Norwich 10 Kilometres Catton Park, Norwich 27/03/2019 - 14:30