Jed Renilson Wheelchair and Hand Cycle 10K Race
28 Oct 18
A big welcome to the Fifteenth Jed Renilson Wheelchair and Hand Cycle 10K road race!
Race date and time: Sunday 28th October 2018, 10:20am
Location: Bonjedward Garage - Jedburgh (TD8 6JQ)
Entry limit: 20
Entry fee: £10
Race website: www.jedburghrunningfestival.org.uk
The Jed Renilson Wheelchair and Hand Cycle 10K race will commence prior to the 10k and half marathon.
Race Registration is at the Bonjedward Garage – Jedburgh from 9:00am. All cars will need to be relocated from the garage to the car park at the caddyman restaurant on the A698
The race route is basically an out-and-back. Starting at Bonjedward Garage the race heads down a steep hill before turning right onto the A698. The route then heads east along this road for 5km before turning and heading back west towards Jedburgh .The finsh line is on the A698 at the banner approximately 70 metres after the turning for the car park at the Caddyman Restaurant at Mounthooly.
A map of the route can be found here. https://gb.mapometer.com/running/route_4633949.html
The timing is by an official from Scottish Athletics using stopwatches. Chip timing is not available.
Refreshments will be available at the finish line. Upon conclusion all competitors and their family members / supporters, drive in a convoy to the club rooms at Jedburgh Rugby Football Club at Riverside Park for a meal and prize giving.
All riders must provide their previous or best 10k race time, this safety constraint allows us to confirm riders can compete the course in under 45 minutes.
Anyone who hasn't raced this distance before must contact the organiser prior to entry.
Please remember that the A698 from Kelso will be shut from 10:00am.
Also please be aware that should you require to use the public car parks in town these fill up well in advance of the race start, and on-street parking is limited.
Car parking: Canongate Car Park and Lothian Car Park
There are changing and showering facilities for all athletes:
Men - Jed Thistle Rugby Club (off Lothian Car Park)
Women - Leisure Centre (opposite Lothian Car Park across the A68)
Please note: Closing date for entries will be Friday 19th October. In common with other events no refunds can be made and no deferrals are possible. There will be no entries on the day and early entry is advised. Late manual entries will incur a £10 surcharge.
For more information please visit the race website: www.jedburghrunningfestival.org.uk
Thank you, and we look forward to seeing you all on race weekend :-)