BMAF Cross Country Secretary

Role Overview

Its purpose is to co-ordinate all Cross Country matters on behalf of the BMAF.

The role is appointed annually at the AGM and is a member of the BMAF Executive Team.

Anticipated Time Commitment:

Four hours per week on average.

Role Description:

  • Liaise with prospective organisers of our BMAF Championships. Working alongside them with planning, budget and infrastructure to produce a safe and successful event.
  • Oversee BMAF Championships on the day, making sure the event runs smoothly as planned.
  • Send a race report to Executive and Council post event.
  • Plan a year ahead for future BMAF Championships.
  • Order and supply BMAF medals for each Championship, if not done centrally.
  • Liaise with National Representatives for their hosting of the B&I Masters International Cross Country Championships.


To be fully effective in this role it is envisaged that you will have:

  • Previous experience of organising Endurance events.
  • A passion for the sport and to give unpaid time for meetings and events. 
  • Good IT skills.

Anyone wishing to stand for any of these positions must obtain a nomination from either the Council (representatives from the 11 Constituent Associations and Clubs), the Executive, or the Committee of any Constituent Association or Club. Anyone seeking a nomination from the Council should contact its Chairman or anyone seeking a nomination from the Executive should contact its Honorary Secretary Bridget Cushen Each request for nomination should be submitted in time for consideration by one of the above mentioned bodies and the names of any nominees then submitted to the Honorary Secretary no later than 28th October.