Apperley Quarter Marathon 19
22 Sep 2019
Apperley Quarter Marathon (AQM) - We are now FULL so we will NOT be taking entries on the day as in the past. thank you for our record entry and first ever full house! Registration on Sunday opens at 9:30 and will close at close to 10:30 as we can. If we have any runners with an injury/ unavoidable reason that can't make it please contact us to tell us and we can tell anyone on the waiting list (will be invited in chronological order!)
The AQM is a lovely independent local race with food (cake and bbq!!!) and drink (including organic milk from cows grazed on race land. thanks Cotteswold Dairy) at the end and supporting worthy cause of Severn Area Rescue Association (SARA www.sara-rescue.org.uk) this year. We aim to provide as in previous races the following; efficient timing system, a goodie bag, a drink, a bespoke hand made medal, a golden ticket in finish bags provided by Three Counties show, cakes, local physiotherapists to give physical support before and after the race.
Sunday 22 th September @11:00 (see facebook apperleyquartermarathon for more details/ photos/ times)
Children's Race or kidathlon is FREE - about 1 k (runners in past normally 5-11 but younger ones have been carried, pushed in prams!) starts at around 10:20 ish.
The AQM was first run in the early 1980s and has supported many local charities.
A multi-track Race, road and cross country (including through the churchyard of anglo-saxon Deerhust Church), over a quarter marathon (6.55 miles) course. We really encourage fancy dress (going for a cartoony kind of theme this year) ... no dogs!
Raising money for SARA and also ACC.
Bar/ BBQ/ Shower and changing facilities.
Can send paper form on request and to be sent to AQM 19, The Minstrels, Deerhurst, Glos GL19 4BX with your details etc (cheques made to Apperley Cricket Club)
Any questions: please call Rowan on 01684 292092 or email rowanleeke at hotmail.co.uk.
Entry Fees: initial early bird at £9.50 then standardly £11.50 pre-registered and £15.00 on the day.
Men’s 1st, 2nd & 3rd,
Women’s 1st, 2nd & 3rd,
1st male and female parishioner, 1st apperley cricketer
Have a great race and share the date around please on social media and race events etc!!! Thank you for support over the years, the running community is a lovely group.