GROCONTINENTAL RELAY

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7:30 pm Thursday 12th July 2018

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Race now over. Results Below.

2018 RESULTS



Team Results Community
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Team Results Male
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Team Results Female
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Team Results Mixed
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Our Relay Race

This year will be the 7th running of our popular off-road relay. This team race consists of 3 legs of approximately 2 miles around Alderford lake in Whitchurch. All off road with a few slight rises and woodland trails to keep it interesting!

Teams are made up of three runners representing running or athletic clubs, groups of family or friends, work colleagues and other clubs.

Race HQ, start and finish is at Alderford Lake, Whitchurch, Shropshire, SY13 3JQ.

Facilities include toilets, ample car parking and a café with food and drinks available. Please note that there are no showers or changing facilities available at the venue

Due to open water at the venue, all children must be supervised by a responsible adult during the whole event.


Award Categories 2018

Trophies and prize money for 1st team in each category. Trophies for 2nd and 3rd in each category:

  • Men's team
  • Women's team
  • Mixed Gender team
  • Community team

Entries

Entries are now open and close on 30th June or when race is full. Click here or on Entry Form Icon near top of page.

*** PLEASE ENTER EARLY AS ENTRIES ARE STRICTLY LIMITED AND THE RACE WAS OVER-SUBSCRIBED LAST YEAR ***

Entry fees per team: Affiliated £18 Unaffiliated (Community and non UKA) £21

All team members must be UKA affiliated to receive the entry discount

No postal acknowledgement of entries will be made. However, if an email address is provided, an email acknowledgement will be sent.

Race numbers will be given out on the night at race HQ.

Please feel free to contact info@whitchurchwhippets.co.uk with any queries.


Eligibility and Team Composition

  • Teams can only be eligible for one category. All runners must be aged 15 or over on race day
  • Runners are not permitted to complete more than one leg or enter in more than one team
  • Changes to teams or running order are permitted on the night. However all team changes must be submitted before 7pm on race day
  • Mixed teams may consist of either 1 male and 2 female runners or 2 male and 1 female runner
  • Community teams may consist of members from the same place of work, non-running club, family or friends, but must not contain any affiliated/registered runner or member of a running/athletic/triathlon club.
  • Community teams can be made up of any male or female combination, which includes all male, all female or mixed.
  • Whitchurch Whippets welcomes entries from disabled athletes. To ensure that an adequate risk assessment is made, disabled athletes should contact a member of the organising committee well in advance of the race to discuss any specific requirements and ensure they can be accommodated safely. The course is unsuitable for wheelchairs due to the rugged nature of some parts of the course and narrow woodland paths

Feedback on our Race

We all had an excellent time and managed to come in under our forecasted times, so we're over the moon! Hats of to you guys for putting on another excellent race!

"Please pass our thanks onto Simon and all the race committee for putting on a great event from all at Whitchurch Triathlon

On behalf of all Shropshire Shufflers just wanted to congratulate you all on a brilliant event last night...another glorious night weather wise too, let me know the secret for next year.(Liz Hird)

Great evening, my workmates were very impressed !(Stehen Hall)

"This was the most enjoyable evening race so far this year. Good fun, very sociable and a good harriers turnout. A must for next years diary" (South Cheshire Harriers)

Had a great race thanks to all the marshals and everyone that helped on the night. From all at Market Drayton Running club :-) AKA - Team Tango :-)


Event location

Alderford Lake is located just off the Tilstock Road (B5476), south of Whitchurch.
It is easily found by following the brown tourist signs for Alderford Lake.

The postcode for Alderford Lake is SY13 3JQ.

Alderford Lake web site


Sponsors

This event could not happen without the support of our sponsors. We would like to thank:

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Grocontinental
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