The Bournemouth 10 mile road race!
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The Bournemouth 10 mile road race is a Dorset County (DCAA) 10 mile Championship race as well as being the 3rd Dorset Road Race League (DRRL) race in 2019 and part of ‘The Imperial 10 Mile Series’.
Bournemouth 10 – Important Race Information
The race is organised by Bournemouth Athletic Club and starts and finishes at Bournemouth Pier.
The race is one lap covering an undulating road surface mainly along the Promenade and Cliff-Top overlooking the seafront with stunning views of the Isle of Wight and the Purbeck Hills in the distance.
Date: Sunday 24/02/2019
Time: 08:30 start
There are no entries on day
Race Limit: 700
Please collect your race numbers on the day (it is NOT posted out) between 07:00 – 08:15 by the Start Area at Bournemouth Pier, BH2 5AA
Or collect your number at the Lytchett 10 race on February 11th
UK Athletics Permit No: 2019-36208
SEAA Course Measurement Certificate Number:15/015
The course is not suitable for wheelchairs, dogs or buggies
Accompanying cyclists are not permitted
Headphones are not permitted – Runners will be disqualified
All runners are expected to be able to complete the event in under 2 hours and 30 minutes.
Runners must have covered the first 4 miles within 1 hour or will be withdrawn.
All finishers will receive a memento on the day.
Additionally, the following prizes, as a minimum, will be awarded:
First THREE individuals: Male & Female.
1st male in the following vet categories: 40, 50, 60
1st female in the following vet categories: 40, 50, 60
1st, 2nd, 3rd male and female teams. (First 3 count)
Please Note: 1 prize per runner, not including team prizes
New Course Record Bonus of £50!
Men 2017: Steven Way 55:13
Women 2016: Emma Dews 1:01:13
To compete in the DCAA Championships and become the 2019 DORSET 10 Mile Champion, competitors must:
a) Have been born in Dorset OR
b) Have lived continuously in Dorset for at least nine months preceding the event OR
c) Be a student in residence at a School, College or University in Dorset OR
d) Have been serving in a Unit of HM Forces stationed in Dorset for at least nine months preceding the event. (NOTE: Boarding School and service unit athletes are requested to indicate their Home Address County on the entry form as only those athletes who are resident in Dorset are eligible to compete for the County.)
e) Not have competed in the Championships of, or represented at Inter-County Championships, a County other than Dorset since 1st October 2013.
The Imperial 10 Mile Series is three 10 mile races over 4 weeks:
Lytchett 10 – 10:30am Sunday 10th February 2019
Bournemouth 10 – 08:30am Sunday 24th February 2019
Larmer 10 – 08:30am Saturday 9th March 2019
Imperial medals to all runners who complete the series And prizes based on cumulative times.
With thanks to the following sponsors
For more information, please see the FaceBook page here
or email: Bournemouth10mile@gmail.co