This Series of six time trials at Upton Country Park is based on a simple turn up and run basis. The 2018 series will use the same traffic-free paths as 2017. The start and finish will again be in front of Upton House.
Race Dates: 2nd May / 23rd May / 20th June/ 4th July / 25th July/ 8th August
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Race One Report
The winner of the boy’s category was 11 year-old Will Goss in 5 minutes and 40 seconds. The girl’s category was won by Poole Runner’s own, 13 year-old Susanna Forster, in 6 minutes and 14 seconds, bringing her in 4th overall.
The senior’s race was won by unaffiliated athlete Will Brewin, in 18 minutes and 35 seconds. He was followed by Poole Runner’s Dominic Willmore in 19 minutes and 11 seconds, and Poole AC athlete, Jack Galloway in 19 minutes and 23 seconds. The first senior lady across the line was Clare Martin of Purbeck Runners in 22 minutes and 12 seconds, closely followed by young Poole Runner, Fern Kimber in 22 minutes and 16 seconds. Third lady was Lesley Moore of Poole AC in 23 minutes and 23 seconds. The senior’s race was completed by 345 runners.
In the inaugural team competition first men’s team was Poole Athletic Club with Poole Runners taking the ladies title.
EA registered runners: £2 per race, min age 14 years on 2/05/18.
Non-EA runners: £4 for your first race, then £2.00 for subsequent races.
On night registration, only £1 per race. Min age 4 years on 02/05/18.
In all cases please use the same number for all races.
Adnim Helpers:- This is your positions for race two. Funnel Positiions 2018 Race two
Runners must complete a minimum of any four races to be considered for a prize.
Overall £50 voucher for both overall male /female
Category Awards – First and Second in the following age bands
14-17, 18-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+
A competitor’s age at the date of the first race will apply to all the races in the series. Placings will be judged from positions within the runner’s category only. Any ties will be decided on position in the last race of the series.