Category Archives: Civil Service Race

CSSC Road Relays

‘If you’ve got great teammates, anything is possible’

The CSSC Road Relays are a relay (no s*** Sherlock) event, held annually at Finsbury Park, London.  Each participants runs 2 laps on the undulating park road, totalling about 2.8 miles.  Men’s teams consist of 4 runners, with 3 in each women’s team.

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Civil Service Cross Country

For several years now the Civil Service Cross Country has been ensconsed at the ‘spiritual home of British Cross Country running’ – Parliament Hill in North London.

For those who don’t know Parliament Hill, the clue is in the name, which men run up 3 times, and women twice.  Its got a reputation for being a bit muddy underfoot too.

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