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Lancaster Castle 10k

Championship Rules

  • The championship shall consist of a series of races chosen at the beginning of the season and may be amended, if deemed necessary or desirable as the season progresses.
  • There will be separate men’s and women’s championships, with trophies awarded to the Champion and runner up in both men’s and women’s categories, and to the best placed and runner-up man and woman over the age of 40 years when the season commences.
  • Points will be awarded according to the finishing positions of club members in each race. There will be 16 points awarded to the man and woman finishing first, 14 for those in second place, 13 for third, 12 for fourth, etc., with 1 point being awarded to 15th place and all subsequent finishers.
  • Chip Time will be used for finishing positions when available
  • Points will only be awarded to fully paid up members on the day of the race
  • An athlete’s best 10 races will count.
  • In the event of a tie on points at the end of the season, the athlete with the most first places will be considered the winner. If the number of wins is identical, then the athlete with most second places etc. will be adjudged the winner.
  • Club vests should be worn at all championship races.

2017 Race Calendar

  • Sun 18th Dec, ‘16 Xmas Handicap, Clarke Gardens
  • Sun 29th Jan Lytham St Annes – 10 mile
  • Sun 26th Feb Oulton Park 10k
  • Sat 11th Mar Loggerheads 10k Trail Run
  • Sun 26th Mar Cheshire 10k (Arley Hall)
  • Sat 6th May Princes Parkrun 5k
  • Tues 16th May Walton Park 5 mile
  • Fri 19th May Christleton 5k
  • Sun 28th May Liverpool Rock’n’Roll Half Marathon
  • Wed 7th Jun Birkenhead Park 5 mile
  • Sun 18th Jun BTR Port Sunlight 10k
  • Sun 25th Jun Penny Lane Striders 10k
  • Sun 2nd Jul Southport Half Marathon
  • Tues 8th Aug Wavertree Mystery 5k
  • Sun 13th Aug City of Preston 5 mile
  • Thur 24th Aug Mid Cheshire 5k
  • Sun 10th Sep Montane Delemere 10k trail race
  • Sat 7th Oct MerseyVend 5k
  • Sat 4th Nov Arley Hall 10K
  • Plus any marathon counts as a championship race

    Click here for current standings

    Hale5-the team

    Hale 5 mile Championship race showing off our new Hoody’s

    Marathon runners 2015 (800x488)

     Some of our Marathon runners showing off their medals from Boston, London and Manchester