Mid Week League – Race 4
First Division 1 race in the 2018 Mid Week League Series.
Race starts at 7:45pm
Please arrive early as car parking can be an issue and you need to allow time to walk to the meeting point and collect a number for this series if you don’t already have one.
You must be a club member to run and will need a Trent Park vest or T-shirt (available from the club shop).
North Herts Road Runners & Fairlands Valley Spartans
Midweek Road Race League 2018
Division 1, Race 4
Wednesday 27th June 7:45pm – Ridlins Athletic Track, Woodcock Road, Stevenage. SG2 9QZ.
Fairlands Valley Spartans and North Herts Road Runners are pleased to welcome you all to Division 1 fixture 4.
Location: Ridlins Athletic Track Woodcock Road, Stevenage, SG2 9QZ
Please Note: Due to recent issues with parking at this location, we have been warned that if there any serious parking issues then our future use will be in jeopardy. Please car share or use public transport wherever possible.
Distance: 10 km
Changing: Changing and showers are provided at the stadium. There is limited space in the changing room for kit to be left, but it will be unsecure.
Parking: In the stadium car park, adjacent overflow car park or limited in Woodcock Road. There is also parking available in Sainsburys off Gresley Way (10mins walk).
Course: The course is on cycle tracks to Fairlands Valley park. Here it does a loop of the park before returning on the cycle tracks to the finish on the cycle track in Gresley Way. There will be marshals on junctions and km markers. Please follow marshal’s instructions. There will be dog walkers and fishermen in the park. Please show them respect
Please note that, in accordance with the rules of the Midweek Road Race League and UK Athletics, the wearing of earphones of any sort, or iPods/mp3 players, is not permitted and will lead to disqualification by the race referee.
Water: There will be water at 6 km and at the finish. We are using veg-ware cups this year in an attempt to reduce waste. Also feel free to bring your own water as it all helps.
Directions: From the A1(m) junction 8 north take Hitchin Road (A602) towards Stevenage. At second roundabout turn left onto Martins Way and at third roundabout take a right on to Gresley Way. Follow Gresley Way until you seen signs to the stadium on your right.
From the A1(m) junction 7 south take Broadhall Way towards Stevenage. At the fifth roundabout turn left towards Aston. At the next roundabout turn left onto Gresley Way. The first junction on the left is Woodcock Road and the stadium.
Start: The start is on the cycle track adjacent to Woodcock Road. It is a 4-minute walk from the stadium. The race will start on time.
Finish: The finish is about 200 metres north along the cycle track from the start. There will be water at the finish.
Refreshments: There will be food and drink in the gazebos adjacent to the stadium.