The Relay Championships are open to all masters who are UKA registered first claim members of the club for which they are competing and who qualify for the championships by residence or birth in the counties of Cleveland. Durham, Northumberland and Teeside (non-NEMAA members are welcome). The race HQ is at Jarrow & Hebburn AC Clubhouse at Monkton Stadium Jarrow, Tyne & Wear, NE32 5NJ.
There will be two relay races with teams of three runners, each runner will complete 2 laps of approximately 1.5km on tarmac paths around Bedeswell Park / Campbell Park.
Club vests – all team runners MUST wear the same design of registered club vest and colours. Teams will be disqualified unless the referee has given permission for a change to be made.
Please park responsibly at or around Monkton Stadium or future use of the venue could be jeopardised. There is a combined limit of 450 for the two races.
Race 1 - 6.30pm Women 35 & over, Men over 65
Race 2 - 7.15 (approx) Men 35 – 64
Race 1:- First three teams F35-44 F45-54 F55+ Men 65+
Race 2:- First three teams M35-44 M45-54 M55+
Entry fees: £5.00 per athlete. Clubs may enter more than one team in an age band. Down-aging is permitted in accordance with the rules below, each club must adhere to these rules or risk disqualification. Teams must be declared at least 30 minutes before each race with names and actual ages on the day specified on the official team entry sheet - teams are strongly encouraged to pre-declare using this form (names/running order can be changed on the day).
Entries close Friday 29 April.
A summary of regulations.