XC – Spar Autumn Open and Dublin Juvenile Even Age Championships

The Dublin Juvenile Championships takes place starting at 11am as follows:

The 5th edition of the Autumn Open International Cross-Country Festival in association with Fingal County Council will take place at the Sport Ireland National Sports Campus, Abbotstown on Sunday 17th October 2021 – the venue for this year’s SPAR European Cross-Country Championships (December 12th).

Entries are now open for the event which will give athletes the perfect opportunity to kick start their 2021 cross country season, showcasing their form ahead of the Irish Life Health National Cross-Country Championships in November and the European Cross-Country Championships set for Fingal-Dublin in December.

There is sure to be a strong international entry at this year’s festival which will see the Senior Women’s 6,000m start at 2pm, followed by the Senior Men’s 7,500m from 2.45.


Provisional Timetable (Sunday October 17th):

  • 14.00    Women        6000 metres    (Under 20 women run 4500 metres)
  • 14.45    Men             7500 metres    (Under 20 Men run 6000 metres)

                 MEN                   WOMEN

  • 1st    €500.00    1st    €500.00
  • 2nd   €400.00    2nd   €400.00
  • 3rd    €300.00    3rd    €300.00
  • 4th    €200.00    4th    €200.00
  • 5th    €100.00    5th    €100.00

Men (under 20)        Women (under 20)

  • 1st    €150.00     1st    €150.00
  • 2nd   €100.00    2nd   €100.00
  • 3rd    €50.00      3rd    €50.00


Online entry is now available: Register HERE.

International Athlete Information:

If you are looking to enter the Autumn Open as a International athlete and have any specific queries or require additional information, please click HERE.

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