374 pupils from years 7 to 10 travelled to Ysgol Dyffryn Taf in Whitland for the first of four Brianne Secondary Schools Cross Country League fixtures on Tuesday 27th September. It's become a popular grassroots event for secondary schools in the Carmarthenshire area having been organised for several years.
Seven schools - Ysgol Dyffryn Aman, Ammanford; Ysgol Maes Y Gwendraeth, Cefneithin, Ysgol Bro Dinefwr, Llandeilo; Ysgol Bro Myrddin, Carmarthen; Queen Elizabeth School, Carmarthen, Llandovery College and hosts Ysgol Dyffryn Taf were involved.
Ysgol Bro Myrddin is the venue for the second fixture on Thursday 27th October, before Llandovery College and Ysgol Dyffryn Aman host on 22nd November and 12th January respectively.
The first event on the afternoon of 27th starts off at 1pm with age groups races expected to take place at approximately every 10 minutes. Open to Year 7, Year 8, Year 9 and Year 10 pupils, speak to PE teachers for the full individual school details.
The start of the New Year will see a busy schedule with the Area Cross Country Championships to come following on to the Dyfed Schools Cross Country Championships and Welsh Schools Cross Country Championships, as well as Indoor Sportshall and the grand finale to the season's Brianne Schools League.