The County Championships are being held on Saturday/Sunday 31 July 2021 and 1 August 2021 at Chelmsford

The results for the county championships are here

The provisional LIST OF EVENTS is here showing which day the events are on. The 5k and 10k will be separate as last year and there is no 10k walk. There is only one steeplechase event for Senior, U20 and U17 men and women over 2000m both on 1st August Confirmation will be sent out at least one week before the event. However, you are asked to check the website prior to the championships for the final timetable. 

The CLOSING DATE for entries for the championships, by post is FRIDAY 2nd July 2021 and on-line THURSDAY 8th July 2021. LATE ENTRIES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED and this is strictly enforced

A reminder that entries must be in accordance with IAAF and UKA rules. You MUST now be registered with England Athletics for the year starting 1st April 2021 and provide your correct EA licence number to enter unless you enter through a school. Only competitors who were born in Essex, who have lived in Essex for the past 9 months or qualify under UKA Rule 21 S6 are eligible to take part in the championships.

Entries can be made on-line (see notes on website) and are required to quote your England Athletics registration number or if entering through a school add SCHOOL. The fee is £10 per event and can be made on-line at:

If entering by post please ensure that the application form is fully completed and signed by the competitor if over 18 or the parent/guardian if under 18 years of age.

You should be aware of the UK Athletics policy on ‘Use of Photographic and Video Images of children/young persons under the age of 18’, which can be seen on the website

APPLICATION FORMS should be sent to, Championship Secretary, Essex AA, 5 Manwood Avenue. Canterbury, Kent CT2 7AE

Entries must be sent by ordinary mail; it is possible that special delivery and recorded delivery will be delayed and not received in time. If necessary, get a certificate of posting, which is free.

If you have any PROBLEMS, then you should contact your club secretary, who will be able to contact the championship secretary.

Original letter is here, includes postal entry form.

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