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Giffordtown 5K Road Race

02 Oct 16

General Course Information: The race is held along a flat, fast out and back course on a quiet countryside road. Now in it's 10th year is one of the fastest 5k courses in the country. Ideal for setting a PB! as many runners have over the last 9 years. For the 4th year in succession the Fife A.C short course road race championship will be incorporated into the race with prizes awarded in Male & Female categories U20, 20-39, V40, V50, V60 & V70. Prizes for the Fife AC championship will not be awarded on the day.


Certificate Of Course Accuracy: The Giffordtown 5k route has a certificate of accuracy. Measured by a UKA course measurer Alan Young on 27/10/11 : http://www.salroadrunningandcrosscountrymedalists.co.uk/Archive/Course%20Measurement/Races/Giffordtown%205k/giffordtown_5K_2011_cert.pdf


Course Route Map:http://www.mapmyrun.com/gb/markinch-sct/giffordtown-5k-route-918523

Date: Sunday, 2nd October 2016

Time: 11:00 am


Start / Finish Area: Approximately 150m from Giffordown Hall

Parking: At Giffordtown Hall car park, behind the hall.

Toilets & Changing: There are Male & Female toilets in the hall.

Registration: In the Giffordtown Hall from 09:30am. Pick up your allocated race number on the morning from the registration point.

Entry Fee: £5.00 for Scottish Athletics affiliated runners and £7.00 for unaffiliated runners.


Race Limit: 160

Prize giving: Once results have been compiled and verified prizes will be presented inside the Giffordtown Hall at approximately 12 noon.

Prizes: Male & Female prizes will be awarded in the following categories:

1st Female and 1st Male

2nd Female and 2nd Male

3rd Female and 3rd Male

1st V40 Female and 1st V40 Male

1st V50 Female and 1st V50 Male

1st V60 Female and 1st V60 Male

1st V70 Female and 1st V70 Male


Course Record Bonus!! A £50 Record Bonus is on offer to the 1st Male & Female under the current records.

Female Course Record: 16:45 Morag MacLarty (Central AC) 2015

Male Course Record: 15:22 Ben Hukins ( RonHill Cambuslang Harriers ) 2014


Frank McLaren


Dates and Status

Date: 02/10/2016

Status: Open

Total Places: 160

Places Available: ??


*Discounted for members of any of SA EA WA

To sign-up for this event on EntryCentral with a card payment, the Service Fee is 5% (min 60p)

Event Address
Giffordtown Hall, Charlottetown