In the 2017-18 Cross Country Palladium Competition members receive points for competing in the race that includes the Senior Ladies’ race, or the race that includes the Senior Men’s race at the following ten cross country fixtures: all six Mid Lancs League XC fixtures; the Red Rose XC League fixtures at Chorley, Bolton and Rossendale; and the Lancashire XC Championships.
There are separate competitions for Ladies and Men. Points are awarded in each race as follows:
1st Clayton member 30 points; 2nd Clayton member 29 points; and so on with one point being awarded to the 30th and subsequent finishers.
Each member’s points from all races are added together to determine the final rankings. To be eligible for any award a member must complete at least five races.
Here are the final standings in the 2015-16 Cross Country Palladium for Ladies and Men. Congratulations to Ladies’ Champion Helena Leathley and Men’s Champion Carl Helliwell. Please note that the rules for the 2015-16 competition were different from the rules above.