The Dyfed 2017 (Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion and Pembrokeshire) Primary Schools Cross Country Championships will be held at the United Counties Showground, Nantyci, Carmarthen on Thursday 16th March, with the first event at 4.30pm. This year’s championships is sponsored by McDonalds Carmarthen & West Wales Freemasons Provincial Council and organised in its 30th year by Carmarthen Harriers Athletics Club. 

Last year’s event saw over 1300 children take part and this year is set to be another bumper turnout for one of the biggest and turned out sporting events currently being held in the Dyfed District and West Wales.

There will be 8 races for the following age groups - years 3, 4, 5 and 6 (boys and girl...s) The Timetable is every 10 minutes and presentations to the first 10 individuals and first 3 teams in each race will be made at approximately 5.55pm with special guests being invited to present. Each event will be over a 1000m or 1200m course. 

The Timetable is as follows

  • 4.30pm - Year 3 Girls (1000)
  • 4.40pm - Year 3 Boys (1000)
  • 4.50pm - Year 4 Girls (1000)
  • 5.00pm - Year 4 Boys (1000)
  • 5.10pm - Year 5 Girls (1200)
  • 5.20pm - Year 5 Boys (1200)
  • 5.30pm - Year 6 Girls (1200)
  • 5.40pm - Year 6 Boys (1200)
  • 5.55pm - Presentations of Awards