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NAAC Festival of Running 2021

05 Sep 2021

This Festival is in a testing state, and is not open for public sign-ups until the organiser has launched it.

Organiser's Description

The NAAC 10k is organised by North Ayrshire Athletics Club.

The event will be held in accordance with the COVID guidelines at the time of the event.  In line with the current Scottish Athletics event guidance, we are restricting entries to 200 partcipants for the 10k. If the restrictions are eased over the coming months, we hope to be in a position to accept additional entries.

As a family club, we are striving to encourage more children to get involved in the event and are pleased to announce that the 2k chip timed fun run will be returning for children aged 6-15 as well as an 800m fun run.

NAAC 10k

12pm Start Time
Under SAL regulation

Pre entry by 15th August 2021 or whenever the race limit is reached, whichever is earlier. Please enter asap to avoid disappointment. Entries will not be accepted on the day of the race.

Timing will be via a Race Chip.  Please arrive early to collect your number with chip, to allow sufficient time to get to the start of the race. All competitors must be at least 15 years old on the day of the race.

The start and finish of the race takes place on the athletics arena within the grounds of St Matthews Academy.

The race follows a very flat, fast route which includes scenic promenade, tarmac old railway track and some sections of pavement. There is one small hill in the second half of the race. Runners are advised to remain on pavements and refrain from running along the roadside. There will be plenty of marshals on route and the course will be well sign posted.

T-shirt and medal for all 10K finishers.

NAAC 2k Youth Run

11.00am Start Time

Pre entry by 15th August 2021 or whenever the race limit is reached, whichever is earlier. Please enter asap to avoid disappointment. Entries will not be accepted on the day of the race.

Timing will be via a Race Chip. Please arrive early to collect your number with chip, to allow sufficient time to get to the start of the race. All competitors must be between 6 and 15 years old on the day of the race.

The start and finish of the race takes place on the athletics arena within the grounds of St Matthews Academy.

The run follows a very flat, route incorporating the running track, surrounding gravel paths and grass. There will be plenty of marshals on route and the course will be well marked.

General Information

Registration and toilet facilties will be confirmed in advance of the event.

Limited parking is available within the school grounds of St Matthews Academy with additional parking available at Ardrossan Academy.  Marshals will be on hand to direct traffic.

The school is a 10min walk from Ardrossan South Beach Railway station with the 09:48 train from Glasgow central arriving at 10:26am. The 09:54 train from Largs arrives at 10:11am.

A 800m Fun run will take place at 1.30pm with Entry available on the day. 

 

 

 

Prices

UntilDiscounted*Standard
15 Aug 2021£16.00£18.00

*Discounted for members of any of SA WA EA ARC

Until
15 Aug 2021£8.00
To sign-up for this event, the Service Fee is 4% (min 50p) for each sign-up

Dates and Status

Date: 05 Sep 2021

Closing Date: 15 Aug 2021

Status: Closed

EventAvailable/Total
North Ayrshire Athletics Club 10k??/240
North Ayrshire Athletics Club 2k??/100
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