Chapelton of Elsick 10K
14 Jul 2019
Chapelton of Elsick 10K 14th July 2019
Held under UK Athletics rules, scottishathletics license #10664
Event Sponsor: Hall Morrice
Medal Sponsor: WM Donald
All profits to local charities
Online entries close midnight 10th July / No entries on the day / No transfer of race numbers
Welcome to the second Chapelton of Elsick 10K - an accurately measured route. This is an undulating multi terrain race through the beautiful Elsick House estate, starting and finishing in the village of Chapelton near Newtonhill. Please read our race notes thoroughly to ensure you have a safe and enjoyable race. The majority of the route is on tarmac with some farm tracks and a short grass section, and remains unchanged from 2018 apart from some tweaks to the start area.
All standards of runners are very welcome!
Course Records: Cameron Strachan 34:35 (2018), Sarah Milne 43:14 (2018).
Registration: Will take place from 09:00 - 10:45am at The Hut, Greenlaw Road, Chapelton. All pre-entered runners must register on the day to collect their race number. Chapelton is located on the opposite side of the A92 from Newtonhill.
Race Briefing: There will be a race safety brief at 10:50am to go over any safety issues and answer any questions.
Start Time: The race will start prompt from near Hume Square at 11am.
Race Finish: The race will finish near Hume Square.
Water Station: This will be just after the 5k point.
First Aid: Provided by St Andrews First Aid at both the Start/Finish area and at the Water Station.
Headphones: We cannot permit the use of in-ear headphones, as part of the route is on a single carriageway road that is not closed to traffic. Bone conducting headphones and medically prescribed earphones are permitted, the use of all other in-ear headphones will lead to disqualification.
Refreshments: Available at Hume Square after the race for all runners, and available to purchase during the race for spectators.
Toilets: Available at Hume Square. There will be no showers.
Prize Giving: Will take place at 12:30.
Prize Categories: Trophies (and £50 £25 £15 respectively) for 1st, 2nd and 3rd Male and Female finishers, and trophies (and £25 each) for 1st Male and Female under 18, over 40, over 50 & over 60. A trophy will be awarded to the first Chapelton resident to finish. All finishers will receive a unique medal.
Free Gym Entry: All runners will receive a 1 day pass to Banks O'Dee gym.
Entry: £15 with a £2 discount for scottishathletics members (note JogScotland membership does not qualify for a reduction). This is predominantly online entry at Entry Central, and online entries will close on the 10th July 2019 or once the 400 spaces are filled. There are no transfers available.
Kids Fun Runs: At 10am there will be a 100m toddler dash for under 5s, and a 1km race for primary school children, organised by Friends of Newtonhill (FON). Every child will receive a bespoke medal courtesy of Brio Retirement Living. For more information and pre-registration (preferred) email ChapeltonFONRun@gmail.com
General Information: There is parking available in and around Chapelton village and will be clearly sign-posted.
Please follow all instructions from the marshals as they are there to ensure your safety.
Online entries will close at midnight 10th July. EntryCentral will show the race as 'Closed' after this time. Entries will not be accepted on race day.
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|10 Jul 2019||£13.00||£15.00|
*Discounted for members of Scottish Athletics
For each sign-up, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 4% (min 50p). You pay no surcharge
Dates and Status
Total Places: 400
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