2017 5 & 10 Mile races

MERSEA ISLAND LIONS CLUB 5/10 MILES ROAD RACE

Five and Ten Mile Race

Five and Ten Mile Race

Venue: Willoughby Avenue/The Esplanade Car Park, West Mersea, CO5 8BH (See Directions option in Main Menu for details of how to get here.) This is the excellent traditional start and finish point for this race, with virtually unlimited car parking spaces.

Date and Time: Bank Holiday Sunday 27th August 2017, 10.30am start.

Course Details: All road , 5 miles lap (x2 for 10 mile race) over fast, slightly undulating scenic roads with delightful rural and sea views. (Click here for pdf version of course map.)

Drink Stations: There will be 4 (per 5 mile lap), manned drink stations around the course.

Prizes:
10 Mile Race:
1st 10 Mile Team Prizes, both Men and Ladies (3 runners to count, any age)
1st, 2nd, 3rd Men/ladies
1st Male under 20
1st Female under 20
Veterans: 1st Man 60+, 1st Lady 60+

5 Mile Race:
1st 5 Mile Team Prizes, both Men and Ladies (3 runners to count, any age)
1st, 2nd, 3rd Men/ladies
1st Male under 20
1st Female under 20
Veterans: 1st Man 60+, 1st Lady 60+

Entry Fees:

Both races: £13.00 online (Latest on-line entry Sunday 20/08/2017) or race day entry £15.00  (Race day entries close at 9:45am)

Minimum age for entry: 10 miles – 17 years, 5 miles – 15 years
(Runners between 15 and 17 must be accompanied by a suitable adult runner)

Race numbers will be given out on the day at race registration

Number of Runners: Last year approximate numbers 400, combined both 10 and 5 miles races, with the usual mix of club and unattached runners, experienced and new. ALL RUNNERS ARE WELCOME!

Proceeds: Will be donated to several Mersea Island Lions Charities.

Race Information Contact:-

Roy Chamberlain- email: roychamberlain99@gmail.com

Register now…

an event organised by the Mersea Island Lions Club