2018 consolidated results table here > GFR 2018 – Final Results
Thank you to everyone, who helped, competed and spectated on this record breaking turnout out to this historical event. Thank you. See you all in 2019!
WHEN? Friday 30th March 2018. Race location: Newburn Riverside Business Park, Lemington, Newcastle. NE15 8NY. Licence applied for – Run under UKA rules.
NEW HQ + registration premises (& Cafe) at Gateway House, Newburn Riverside, Newcastle. NE15 8NX. HQ to start line is now only 200m away. HQ will be open from 8.15am.
This is a postal entry event only. Closing date for entries: TUESDAY 20th MARCH 2018. ENTRY FORMS. Click on each heading to download what you require. INFO SHEET FOR CLUBS 2018 / ENTRY FORM MENS / ENTRY FORM WOMENS / UNDER 11 BOYS / UNDER 11 GIRLS / UNDER 13 BOYS / UNDER 13 GIRLS / UNDER 15 BOYS / UNDER 15 GIRLS
No late ‘on the day entries’ will be taken. Sorry. All athletes run at their own risk. On race day, please complete the information on the reverse of the bib number. Spectators watch the event at their own risk.
Race 1. 9.15 am. A combined U11 Boys & Girls race 1.16 miles. Entrants must be between 9 years of age BUT under age 11 on the day of the race. Fee: £1.50
Race 2. 9.25 am. A combined U13 Boys & Girls race 1.6 miles. Entrants must be under 13 on the 31st August 2017 to qualify. Fee £3
Race 3. 9.35 am. A combined U15 Boys & Girls race 1.6 miles. Entrants must be under 15 on the 31st August 2017 to qualify. Fee £3
All junior presentations from 10 am to 10.15 am at event HQ. Race 1 straight race. 1st three runners for each gender. Races 2 & 3: The 1st 3 individuals for each gender & a 1st team award for each gender (3 to count).
Race 4. 9.45 am. Senior & Vet Women’s Relays. 2.2 miles. A minimum age of 15 years old on the day of the race. Vets must be 35 years old or over on the day of the race 3 runners to count as a qualifying team.
Race 5. 10.55 am. Senior and Vet Men’s Relays. 2.2 miles. A minimum age of 15 years old on the day of the race. Vets must be 40 years old or over on the day of the race 4 runners to count as a qualifying team.
Races 4 & 5. NOTES: Vets can run in a senior team. Seniors cannot run in a vets team. Awards to the 1st 3 Senior Teams & 1st 3 Vets Teams. Awards to the fastest lap, A Senior, A Vet & An O/50. Presentations from 1 pm onwards at event HQ. The athlete who runs the fastest lap will receive the Alex Burns Cup.
Entry Fees: Kindly make cheques payable to: Elswick Harriers. Senior & Vet Men’s Relays £20 per team. Senior and Vet Women’s Relays £15 per team.
Postal Entries to: Mr. Frank Watson, 28 Hewley Crescent, Throckley, Newcastle NE15 9PX. Closing Date for postal entries: Tuesday 20th March 2018.
Follow the event marshal instructions. The event areas will be marshaled & signposted. DO NOT PARK YOUR CAR IN A PARKING AREA THAT IS OPEN & BEING USED BY THE PROPERTY OWNER. ALL PARKING IS AT THE OWNERS RISK & ELSWICK HARRIERS ACCEPT NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR LOSS OR DAMAGE TO ANY VEHICLE, INCLUDING CLAMPING OR FINES.