The West End 8
07 May 17
The WEST END 8 - the only 8 mile race in Leicestershire!
An officially measured one lap race, which starts and finishes in Queniborough
Sunday 7th May 2017 – 10:30am
All-important race details:
CHANGED Venue: King George’s Field, Coppice Ln, Queniborough, LE7 3DR – it’s just a field so clubs are advised to bring tents.
Start: 10:30am, on Barkby Road Queniborough, a short walk from King George’s Field
Finish: On King George’s Field
Distance: 8 miles, marked in miles
Race: Chip timed race open to all runners, minimum age of 16. Limited to 700 runners.
Entry: Cost £8 per runner (£10 unattached)
Toilets / Changing: Portaloos available on site, clubs to bring tents for changing
Parking: One car per club can park on King George’s Field to bring a tent/shelter.
Very limited, 3+ per car only in: Queniborough Primary School LE7 3DR; Queniborough Village Hall LE7 3DH; Queniborough Football Club LE7 3UY.
Further parking to be confirmed.
Do not park on The Ringway or Queniborough Road/Main Street as this will impede the race route.
Number collection: in a tent on King George’s Field, arranged by club, or surname if unattached
Refreshments: teas, coffees and cake stall will be on sale
Safety: It is the responsibility of the runner to assess his/her own fitness to run. Also to ensure suitable clothing is worn for the weather conditions. All runners must keep to the left hand side of the road throughout the race unless directed otherwise by marshals.
Drinks stations: Two drink stations will be situated at approximately miles 4 and 7, water will also be provided at the end of the race for all runners
Property: all property left unattended in club tents is at the owner’s risk, bag storage for unattached runners will be available in the registration tent
Race queries: Contact Race organisers on ; Facebook https://www.facebook.com/WestEnd8/;
Refunds: The race organisers are unable to refund entry fees if you withdraw beforehand.
Total Places: 650
Places Available: ??
*Discounted for members of any of ARC EA TRA WA SA CM SHR
For each sign-up with a card payment, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 5% (min 60p). You pay no surcharge