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
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)