This is a popular series of races held for many years by Northern Athletic Club.
Kindly sponsored by Ramsey Bakery.
Age on day of race 16 and above.
There are 6 races:
7th January 21
4th February 21
4th March 21
There is a choice of 1 or 3 lap race, the 1 lap race is 1.7 miles and the 3 lap race is 5 miles. You can change between the 2 distances but in order to count in the league you must have run 4 races out of 6 at the same distance.
To qualify for a t-shirt you must have run 6 races.
This year we are trialling online entry and you can sign up for the series or individual races. You will still be able to sign up on the night if you prefer.
Sign-on and number collection will be from 6pm-6.45pm at the Fire Station, the start is just outside and the races finish on the pavement opposite the station by Ramsey Bakery
We are using chip numbers this year and electronic timing therefore you must wear your number and please do not cover it or fold it in any way and you must cross the timing mat in order for your time to do registered.
PLEASE KEEP YOUR NUMBER FOR THE WHOLE SERIES. IF YOU FORGET YOUR NUMBER YOU WILL BE CHARGED £5 FOR A REPLACEMENT.
Please remember to fill your name, emergency contact, doctor's details, medical info on the back of your number.
Even if you have paid for the whole series on the first night please remember to sign in at each race and if you are marshalling instead of racing then sign in as well so we can keep a record.
There will be a briefing just before the start of the races in the firestation, this is for your safety so please listen carefully
The 3 Lap race will start at 7pm and then the 1 lap race will start 5 minutes later.
Please remember these races are on open roads and in the dark. Obey all marshals’ instructions and please wear REFLECTIVE HI VIZ. Anyone not wearing HI VIZ will not be allowed to run. Headphones must not be worn.
The presentation will be after the last race (4th March) in the Mitre Hotel.