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Dorney Lake Christmas Runs

Dorney Lake Christmas Runs

Set at the spectacular, flat and smooth-surfaced Dorney Lake, near Windsor, the course takes you onto the lake and around the perimeter of the water. With fuel and water stations and chip-timed results we try and make it as easy as possible to get your pacing right, so that you can focus on your race and get the best possible time.

 

Super-fast course - perfect for beginners or intermediates. Anyone can enter this event.

 

Events:

·         Runs: 5k, 10k, 15k & Half Marathon

·         Duathlons: Super Sprint, Sprint, Half Marathon

 

Late entries: on the day of the event will include an additional £5 to the entry fee.

 

Event Location: Dorney Lake, Eton College Rowing Centre, off Court Lane, Dorney, Windsor, Berkshire. SL4 6FJ. (Please note that this postcode has recently been updated from SL4 6QP but may not have propogated to any satnav software you may be using. Please navigate to Dorney Lake if unsure).

 

Car Parking: On arrival to the site follow signs to the event car park. Race registration and transition area are a quick walk from the car park; a perfect distance for warming those legs up!  Once you are parked up please make your way to the Boat House where you will find the registration team waiting for you.

 

Event Registration: Event Registration is located within the Main Boathouse at the far end of the lake.

 

On arrival you will receive:

·         Bib number. To be worn on the front when you are running (PLEASE FILL IN YOUR MEDICAL INFORMATION ON THE BACK)

·         Safety pins. To attach your bib to your running top

·         Timing chip. Attached to the back of your running bib

 

Please note: It is advisable to arrive approximately 60 minutes before your start time. This then gives you plenty of time to register and understand the layout of the event.

 

Entry on the Day: Subject to a £5 surcharge (cash only, subject to availability).

 

Changing: We have changing rooms, showers and toilets all on site which are

located inside the venue, next to registration.

 

Bag Drop: Whilst we recommend bringing as little as possible, you can leave your belongings with us while you race using the tear-off baggage strip on your race number, collecting after you finish by presenting your race number.

 

Prizes: Prizes will be awarded to the top three participants overall and the top runner in each of the veteran categories (V40/V50/V60/V70) for both males and females. Where possible, we will endeavour to present individual race prizes as soon as validated on the day.

 

Bespoke Medals for all finishers and a selection of refreshments

 

Timings: Event timings are non-negotiable! It is your responsibility to be in the right place at the right time. The event will start at the below times, with or without you.

Please check your pre-race email for any changes to this schedule.

 

Time

Event

Notes

09.00

Site Open to Competitors

Do NOT Arrive Before This Time

09:00

Registration Opens

Boathouse

10:35

Event Briefing

Outside the Boathouse

10:45

All Runs Start

Next To Main Boathouse

12:30

Prize Presentation

When Results Are Confirmed

13:30

Run Course Closes

 

13:30

Event Closes To Competitors

 

Routes:

·         Half Marathon: 4 Laps + out and back

·         15km: 3 Laps

·         10km: 2 Laps

·         5km: 1 Lap

 

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