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Cross country

Modified Cross country  

There is no additional professional learning/accreditation required for activities that:

  • increase cardio-based fitness, specific to long-distance running
  • are typically participated in as a non-competitive school sport program
Modified Cross country teaching resources
  • Cross county game-based activity cards (coming soon). 

Cross country  

There is recommended professional learning and accreditation for activities that:

  • are part of an interschool event 
  • are part of the Representative School Sport Pathway. 

Courses found in the below links are available for teachers to obtain recommended qualifications:

Cross country coaching resources
Cross country officiating resources

Sport safety guidelines

When teaching or coaching Cross Country, schools must adhere to the below Sport and Physical Activity Policy implementation documents: