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SUNDAY 15th DECEMBER 2013


ABOUT THE HOLLY RUN

The Holly Run provides a series of races for all age groups held under UK Athletics rules, on a Sunday before Christmas, and is run in Priory Park, Reigate, Surrey, on a course including all major elements of cross-country races

*NEW FOR 2013*

Ladies – you asked for a longer course and you didn’t want to run down the steep “Breakneck”! So this year the course has been extended to 5.8km, and rather than running down “Breakneck”, you’ll now run UP it! Are you up to the challenge?

THE HOLLY RUN RACES

There are eight races in all, for men and women as well as boys and girls of all ages.

The races are as follows . . .

Race 110:40Under 11 Girls #1 mile
Race 211:00Under 11 Boys #1 mile
Race 311:20Under 13 Girls2 miles
Race 411:50Under 13 Boys2 miles
Race 512:20Under 15 Girls2 miles
Race 612:55WOMEN: U17/Jun/Sen/Vet*NEW* 5.8km/3.6 miles
Race 713:40U15 Boys & U17 Men3 miles
Race 814:10MEN: Jun/Sen/Vet6 miles

# Minimum age is 8 on the day of the race
Please note that date of birth as at 1st September 2013 to ensure that school classes run the same race
(with exception of U11 – minimum age 8 on day of race)

HOLLY RUN ROUTE

Click here to see a map of the *NEW* women’s route.

Click here to see the other Holly Run race routes around Priory Park.

HOW TO ENTER THE HOLLY RUN

To keep your entry fees low, we process all applications manually. Applications must be received by Friday 6th December 2013.

Click here to display the 2013 Holly Run application form, then print it and complete the form in full.

Send to:
Holly Run 2013, 16 Charman Road, Redhill, Surrey RH1 6AG

If you are unable to print the form, please email donna requesting an entry form by post. State your name and full address.

BLOCK ENTRIES FOR THE HOLLY RUN 2013

Click here for block entries (clubs, schools etc). Complete the two page form in full. Applications must be received by Friday 6th December 2013.

Send to:
Holly Run 2013, 16 Charman Road, Redhill, Surrey RH1 6AG

If you are unable to print the form, please email donna requesting an entry form by post. State your name and full address.

ON THE DAY ENTRIES

We welcome entries on the day, but an additional charge of £2 per person will be made. Competitors may enter on the day of the race at Race HQ in the gym at Reigate Priory School RH2 7RL, just a few moments walk from the start line. It is suggested that you check in no later than 30 minutes before your race time.

ENTRY FEES

For postal entries received by 6 December 2013:-

All under 18’s £3.00
All adults:
UKA Affiliated Club Members: £6.00
Non-Affiliated / fun runners: £8.00

Entries are welcomed on the day with an additional charge of £2.00 per person (all ages). See above.

NOTE: Minimum age on day of Holly Run is 8 years old.

TRAVELLING TO THE HOLLY RUN

The Holly Run takes place in Reigate’s Priory Park, Surrey RH2 7RL

Click here for a map showing the start of the Holly Run

RAIL: Reigate Railway Station is less than 10 minutes walk away, with Redhill Station about 2 miles away.

BUS: Buses 32, 420, 435 and 460 stop in Reigate town centre. Please check bus times directly with the bus companies.

CAR: The nearest car park is in Bell Street (2 minutes walk). Additional parking is available in Bancroft Road and Upper West street car parks. Charges are made for Sunday parking. Parking in Morrison’s is for shoppers only, and is limited to a strict two hourlimit.

















 


REFRESHMENTS

Hot and cold drinks, cakes and other light refreshments will be available in the Race HQ in the gym at Reigate Priory School (follow the signs).

MEDALS and RACE WINNERS

All participants who complete their race will receive a medal. Prizes will also be given to the first three of finishers of each race and age group (usually a specific medal). In the Race HQ you will be able to get your medal engraved to commemorate the event, for a small fee.

PREVIOUS HOLLY RUN RESULTS

For past results, click here. Note that the women’s race times are based on a shorter course.

Click here for Holly Run Records.

PHOTOGRAPHS

Please see ...Sussex Sport Photography


Photographs will be taken of all U11, U13, U15 races. Click the logo to view and purchase.

QUESTIONS?

If you have a question regarding the Holly Run 2013 not answered above, please email the Race Director on donna.

OTHER EVENTS BY REIGATE PRIORY ATHLETIC CLUB (RPAC)

In mid July, RPAC host a Summer Evening 10k race (6.2 miles). The provisional date for 2014 is Wednesday 9th July. The race starts and finishes with Priory Park, Reigate and heads out on rural roads into the countryside to the south of Reigate. This race is open to all runners over 16 years old.

In November, RPAC holds the Priory Relays race for club or UKA affiliated runners. There are awards for the leading men’s and women’s teams.


I'VE ENJOYED THE HOLLY RUN - WHAT NOW?

If you've decided that you enjoy running, then you might like to consider joining the Reigate Priory Athletic Club. We're a friendly bunch, with junior and senior groups, and you can run non competitively or take part in various running races and events.

If you wish to learn more about the club, then please look at our website at www.rpac.org.uk. You can just turn up at one of our training sessions with no obligation to join. The training times and locations are on the website.


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