© Bedford Harriers AC
Bedford Harriers AC 2018
At a glance:
Start time - 10:00am
Entry limit - 1000
Entry fees - £27:00 affiliated £29:00 unaffiliated
Iconic Oakley 20 hoodie race memento to all finishers
Incorporating Bedfordshire AAA County Championship
Age group and team awards
Course records:
Male - Matthew Janes 1:48:10 2009
Female - Philippa Taylor 2:07:49 2011
Chip timing start to finish
Secure baggage
Course measurement certificate no. 17/452
Showers and changing facilities
Hot & cold refreshments
Medical provision
Promoted and organised by Bedford Harriers AC, a not-for-profit volunteer organisation
The course:
A measured, undulating, rural country road race around the villages to the north of the county town of Bedford. Unsuitable for
wheelchair athletes. 4 hour time limit. Course map click
Course marshals:
The course will be marshalled by Bedford Harriers volunteers vociferously supporting the runners. Marshals move around the
course based on runners pace at not less than 12 minutes per mile. The sweep vehicle also travels at a pace of 12 minutes per
mile and any runners travelling at less than 12 minutes will be politely requested to withdraw and transport back to the Race
HQ will be arranged.
Water stations:
Located at 3, 6, 9, 12, 15, 17 and 19miles
Course maps, toilets, changing, hot showers, hot & cold drinks and snacks, secure baggage storage, and pre & post race
massage will all be available at the race HQ. Baggage storage is at owner's risk.
Ample flushing portable cabins will be situated at the front of the race HQ. There are also a small number of toilet cubicles in
the changing rooms and in numerous places in the race HQ. There are toilet facilities at 12 & 19 miles on the course, directly
outside the Race HQ; there are no toilet facilities at the car park.
Race Memento:
The iconic Oakley 20 hoodie will again be the race memento, but what colour?
The Oakley 20 hoodie is available to finishers only. It will be available for collection from the Race HQ after the race, not before.
You will need your race number to collect your hoodie.
RACE FULL Please search social media for offers of a place. The event has a number transfer facility (available on race day only - see Race entry information) Entry list - click here and scroll to the bottom. Sustainability - click here.