Open Competitions

Indoor Competitions

If athletes wants to compete, there are a number of local ‘Open’ meetings where any athlete can compete for a small fee. Often the Open meetings are graded so that races are against similar abilities and not by age and gender, allowing for good competition to go for that personal best!

Below are links to the some that are fairly local:

Midland Counties Athletic Association – https://mcaa.athletics-uk.org/default.asp

Lee Valley Open – https://www.visitleevalley.org.uk

WSEH open Graded Indoor Meetings – https://www.wseh.info

 

Also a useful link to find other open meetings is https://www.openmeetings.co.uk/

Outdoor Competitions

If athletes wants to compete, as well as the local athletic leagues and the Oxfordshire County Championships, there are a number of local ‘Open’ meetings where any athlete can compete for a small fee. Often the Open meetings are graded so that races are against similar abilities and not by age and gender, allowing for good competition to go for that personal best!

Below are links to the most popular ones within the local area

The Barry Strange Throws Comp TBA 2019 https://www.oxfordcityac.com/competitions/open-throws/

Radley Open – an early season meeting on 25th March 2018 https://radleyathletic.club/radley-events

Sandra Luke Memorial – run by Oxford City AC it is open to all juniors from the ages of 7 to 14 and each athlete must take part in either 3 or 5 events depending on age on Sunday 27th May2018  https://www.oxfordcityac.com/competitions/sandra-luke-memorial/

R&N Rugby Spring Medal Open – TBA 2018 https://randnac.org/event/rn-rugby-spring-medal-open-saturday-1st-april/

Kidderminster and Stourport Spring warm up open Sunday 8th April 2018 https://www.ksac.co.uk/

Oxford Open Series – mid week graded events during the summer https://www.oxfordcityathleticclub.com/oxford-city-ac-open-graded-meetings

Oxford City also run Quadkids open meeting for under 11s on selected Sunday mornings https://www.oxfordcityac.com/competitions/quadkids/

Watford Open Series – mid week graded events during the summer https://watfordharriers.org.uk/open-meets

 

Also a useful link to find other open meetings is http://www.openmeetings.co.uk/