Cross Country training takes place in the Spring Term, The highlight of the year is the interhouse events which are keenly contested. The annual Snowdon run provides an extreme challenge for the most dedicated of runners. Ellesmere is surrounded by excellent routes for running along canal paths and fields.
This leads onto opportunities to participate in Biathlon and triathlon evens which the environment around Ellesmere is perfect for. The town hosts a national qualifying event for triathlon annually.