3 k and 10 k Charity Runs 2020

Giving details of the 3k Fun Run and 10 k Road Race for 2020 and how to enter

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The Rotary Club of the Deepings Charity Runs 
May 17th 2020
The Market Deeping Rotary Charity Runs for 2020 will be on Sunday, May 17th. Both the 3k Fun Run and the 10k Road Race are licensed by England Athletics.  The 3k Fun Run starts at  10-00 a.m. and the 10k Road Race starts at 11-00  a.m.  Both runs this year will use chip timing for the first time.

Venue

Both runs start and finish in the playing field of The Deepings Rugby Club which is situated on Spalding Road in Deeping St. James. The Rugby Clubhouse on the field is used as the administration centre for both runs. The clubhouse has both toilets and changing rooms but there is no secure kit storage available. There are also changing rooms, toilets and showers available in the Leisure Centre across the road from the Rugby Club.

The 3k Fun Run uses roads in the housing estate to the west of the playing field. The 10k Road race, which is over a measured course, starts on the same route but then uses open country roads to the east of the playing field. Both runs finish back on the playing field.

                                        Race Routes 2020

Please note that on safety grounds and in accordance with E.A. rules runners must not wear earphones (bone-conducting earphones).  Failure to do so may result in disqualification. 

3k Fun Run

The entry fee for the 3k Fun Run is £4 if you enter online.  If there are fewer than 400 online entries we will also accept entries on the day, when the entry fee will be £6

There is no age restriction for entry, but runners under 9 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

There will be trophies for the first male and female, and all finishers will receive a commemorative medal.

To enter the Fun Run online click this box      

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When you make your online entry you will receive a confirmation e-mail, and can then collect your race number and timing chip from the race Registration Desk on the day of the race.  The Registration Desk will be open from 8-30 a.m. until 10-00 a.m.

10k Road Race
The entry fee for online entry for the 10k Road Race is £13 if you are an affiliated runner, £15 if you are not.  (Affiliated runners are members of running clubs affiliated to England Athletics who have also paid the personal affiliation fee).  If you are an affiliated runner you will have an official E.A. number which you will need to give at the time of your entry)

If there are fewer than 400 online entries we will also accept entries on the day, when the entry fees will be increased by £3.

The minimum age for the Road Race is 15 years on the day of the race

There will be trophies for

 1st 2nd and 3rd male and male veteran (over 40 yrs of age)

1st 2nd and 3rd female and female veteran (over 35 years of age)

1st 2nd and 3rd  male team (4 to count)

1st female team (3 to count)

All finishers will receive a commemorative medal

To enter the Road Race online click  this box                

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When you make your online entry you will receive a confirmation e-mail, and can then collect your race number and timing chip from the race registration desk on the day of the race.  The Registration Desk will be open from 8-30 a.m. until 11-00 a.m.

Parking

The car park at the Leisure Centre is available for us to use and holds nearly two hundred cars, but competitors are advised to share cars if possible. We are asked not to park on Spalding Road itself, and the limited parking at the Rugby Club is reserved for race officials.

Medical assistance will be available on the day both on the course and in the clubhouse.

Refreshments will be available in the clubhouse throughout the morning, and a licenced bar will be open from 11 o'clock.

Results Runners can collect a print-out of their result immediately after they have finished their run.  Full race results and will be available immediately after the races on   www.chiptimingsolutions.com, and on the Rotary Club website as soon as possible after Sunday on www.rotary-ribi.org/clubs/homepage.php?ClubID=413

Further information from Joseph Piercy. T. 01778 344615 or Joseph.piercy727@btinternet.com 

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