These races are CLOSED events, ie only members of affiliated clubs can take part. If you are a member of a club not in the Derby Runner Cross Country League, you can join one that is as a second claimer. Occasionally, at the rare and sole discretion of Dave Mann, guest runners may be allowed – any guest runner will not score points for a team. 

Team events : 
mens event : 8 men (including 2 vets) 
ladies event : 4 ladies (including 1 vet) 
combined event : 7 men (including 2 vets) and 3 ladies (including 1 vet). 

Please make your team aware of the following: – 
-Runners, MUST return their finishing disks 
-Runners must run in club kit 
-NO Earphones MP3s or other devices – it makes insurance invalid 
-At stiles if you jump any queue, you and your team will be disqualified 
-Host clubs are to make sure that all marshals know the mobile phone number of the first aid co-ordinator 
-Host clubs are to make sure that the children’s race has hares and/or marshals 
-Please turn up early and car share 
-Finally, enjoy