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Upcoming race – Derby runner cross country league race 7 – 2015/16 – Foremark Reservoir – 13/3/2016

DERBY RUNNER CROSS COUNTRY LEAGUE ROUND 7

SUNDAY 13th March 2016

FOREMARK RESERVOIR

[Approx 2 miles west of Ticknell on the road to Milton]

Junior race 10.30 Senior 11.00

CAR PARK IS LIMITED ONLY VECHALS WITH 3 OR MORE PERSONS WILL BE ALLOWED TO PARK

IT WILL BE £2.50 TO PARK CORRECT CHANGE ESSENTIAL THE BARRIER IS VERY SLOW SO COME EARLY

ALTERNATIVE PARKING ROADSIDE ON HARTSORNE TO TICKNELL ROAD

There are NO changing facilities but toilets are available at the visitors centre

Senior race 2 laps. Approximately 5.5miles.

Terrain for junior race is all grass and paths. Adults will be a mixture of grassland and hard bridle path. There are some steep gradients so spikes or studs are recommended.

**PLEASE BE AWARE AND ALERT TO THE DANGERS OF THE DEEP WATER- ESPECIALLY IF YOU HAVE CHILDREN**

Severn Trent water PLC is very supportive of our use of the venue. However they insist on a lot of marshalling as the venue is also open to the public and the inherent danger of the water (see point above)

Post-race social

THE BLUE BELL

SMISBY ROAD

ASHBY DE LA ZOUCH

Further details from Dave Mann 07976 797975

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DERBY RUNNER LEAGUE 2015/16 Race No. 4 10/01/16 – Allestree Park

Organizers; Derwent Runners

Location: Allestree Park, Allestree, Derby

Directions: Allestree Park is north of Derby on Duffield Road (A6), just inside the Derby City limits.

Parking: VERY LIMITEDMain car park min 3 in a car, cars with tents and officials

There are three small car parks that can be used:-

  1. The main car park, which is accessed from the A6 Duffield Road. This is closest to the Start/Finish and tents area. DE22 2EU

  1. There is a small car park at the Evergreen Club on Cornhill.

  1. There is another small car park on Woodlands Road, on the Western side of the park. DE22 2HH

There is some street parking on Main Avenue, which has a pedestrian entrance to the park. A

Course: 2 laps around the perimeter of the park; comprising grassland tracks, long uphill, woodland and about 1000 m of compacted limestone path. Very slippery in parts. About 6 miles total.

Time: Junior race approx. 10.30am, one or two laps of field – 1 & 2 Miles

Main race: start 11am (note-all runners will start together-no split start for this race);

Footwear: Off-road shoes would be preferable. Extensive compacted limestone paths may mean spikes are uncomfortable.

Toilets, showers and changing: Golf club café toilets could be used in emergency!

Results: The Red Cow, St. Edmunds Close, Allestree, DE22 2DZ is about ½ mile from park main entrance, or 100 m from the Evergreen Club.

Contact: Barry Warwick, Race Co-Ordinator, 07792 447113

All runners enter at their own risk. The organisers will in no way be held responsible for any loss or damage to property or for any injury incurred.

Allestree course map