Trifarm 10k Spring trail run
21 Apr 18
This is a new 10k trail run for 2018 that forms half of a two part 10k series.
(The autumn race will be on the same route, but in the reverse direction).
95%+ off road on public footpaths and bridleways.
TRA permit number 1471.
Overview: Being held at the lovely Trifarm, Church Rd, Boreham, CM3 3DS. Race starts at 12 midday, so no early morning alarms! Race start is on the river bank by the bridge.
Parking: Plenty of parking on site. PLEASE DO NOT PARK ON CHURCH ROAD.
Registration: Will be held in the Trifarm building from 11:00. Race briefing at 11.45. Race start 1200hrs with 5 waves of 20 runners 1 minute apart.
TRA members: Bring your membership cards to registration and get £2 cash back.
Race numbers and pins are to be collected at registration. Water is also available should you wish to top up before you head over to the start line area.
Race number must be worn on your front, unfolded. We are manually timed, so if we can't see your number at the finish, you can't get a time recorded. Please help us to help you!
Optional swim: We have arranged a 33% discount for swimming in the lake prior to the run (so you could call in an informal aquathlon if you wish!?) On the event registration page just tick the swim option and you can swim for a fiver. Please bring your registration email with you. The lake opening times are on the trifarm website.
Run Route: https://www.strava.com/activities/1231785327or https://mysports.tomtom.com/app/activity/180676630/?locale=en_gb&muid=HR6466G00604 or even http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/fullscreen/1758934199/
FOOD!!!! Bill, Ruth and the Trifarm team are selling bacon rolls, tea, coffee and cakes before the race.
Marshals...we will be paying your food bill!
We are kindly being Sponsored by Essex & Suffolk Water who are providing bottled water for you to take with you should you need it.
Results and Prizes: Once we have collated all the results (which can be time consuming with a time trial start format; but we will endeavour to get them ready ASAP, so please wait around.) We will be giving prizes out for the fastest 3 male and female runners.
The fastest combined times from the Spring & Autumn runs will get an additional prize!
Current course records: Male: Nic Vincent 1h16m. Female: Alison Vincent 1h14m04s
The fastest joint male and female times from the Spring and Autumn 10's will also get an additional prize!
This is a fun event as well a friendly competition, so you'll all get a finishers medals.