Dave MacDonald Haltemprice 10K – 27 October 9am

Welcome to the 2019 Race

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Race numbers have been posted out 19-21 October. Please allow 5 days for receipt.

Results of 2018: https://www.sportstimingsolutions.co.uk/rd.php?id=285

Welcome to the 2019 Dave MacDonald Haltemprice 10K.  This year’s 33rd running of the race, renamed in honour of its founder, Dave MacDonald of Haltemprice RRC, is brought to you by LKR Events in collaboration with Kingston upon Hull AC.

Please note the new start time of 9am for this year and the race will run on closed roads.


We are grateful to Haltemprice Leisure Centre for hosting us again.  Please access the leisure centre as directed via the side shutter door to the main hall. (Follow the marshals directions)

If you have transferred your entry it is your responsibility to send the number to the new runner. Numbers are non transferable after Wednesday 23 October.

General Information

The race start & finish is on South Ella Way, approx 500 metres from the Leisure Centre.  Do NOT park on the street at the start/finish, thank you.

Car Parking & Directions

Limited Car Parking is available at Haltemprice Leisure Centre, Springfield Way, Anlaby, Kingston upon Hull HU10 6QJ, (weather may limit how limited!).  Please access the car parking from Gorton Road and follow marshals directions onto the field area and DO NOT park in the general car park as the agreement is to allow this for regular users of the Leisure Centre.  Please car share as much as possible.  There is also ample cycle parking here and bus services. If required, additional parking can be found at the King George V playing fields (on Beverley Rd, Kirk Ella) or the retail park on Springfield Way (no formal arrangement here) with some on street parking. 

Changing

Toilets and showers are in the leisure centre with free admission for competitors on production of race number.

Helpdesk

A helpdesk will be available in the Main Hall from 8am on race day

Refreshments

We have arranged an early café opening in the Haltemprice Leisure Centre from 8:00am.  Please use the main hall once you’ve made your purchase.

Headphones

The wearing of headphones (including bone conductors) or similar devices, (other than those medically prescribed), is not advised in order that you can hear what is going on around you.

First Aid cover

North East Medics will be present on the day in the event you need medical attention

Road Closures

The following roads will be closed for the Dave MacDonald Haltemprice 10K on Sunday 27 October 2019.  These are closed for the safety of runners and spectators and under a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order with the East Riding of Yorkshire Council from 9am to 10:30am.

South Ella Way (Kirk Ella)
The whole extent

West Ella Road (Kirk Ella and (Swanland)
The whole extent

Beverley Road (Kirk Ella)
Extending from the Beverley Road Roundabout to the junction with West Ella Road (Kirk Ella)

Beech Hill Road (Swanland)
The whole extent

Main Street (Swanland)
From the junction with Beech Hill Road to the continuation of West End

West End (Swanland)
From the continuation of Main Street to the junction with Kemp Road

Kemp Road (Swanland)
From the junction with West End to the junction with Tranby Lane

Tranby Lane (Swanland)
Between the junctions with Kemp Road and Greenstiles Lane

Greenstiles Lane (Swanland)
The whole extent

Mill Lane (Kirk Ella)
Between the junctions with West Ella Way and South Ella Drive

Diversions will be in place during this time.

The Race

During the Race

  1. Follow the instructions of the race marshals at all times
  2. Runners will be directed to the right hand side between 4 and 5km and the front runners between approx 6.5-7.5km
  3. Markers are in place each kilometre
  4. There will be lead and back marker cyclists
  5. Drinks will be provided at the halfway point

Music

We are delighted to welcome Indigo Storm to play along the route on West Ella Road so they’ll keep you enterained both as you head up the hill and fly back down it.  They’ll be near the junction with Elverley Road. Indigo Storm are a Brit pop, funk pop and rock band, based in Hull and East Yorkshire playing both originals and covers. You can hear a snippet of them playing at the 2018 Hull Marathon her

At the Finish

  1. Please continue through the funnel in finishing order
  2. Drinks will be available beyond the finishing funnel along with your race momento
  3. Once finished please do not return though the finish area but head to the Leisure Centre after cheering in other runners

Prizes, Presentations and Results

Prizes will be presented approximately 10:45pm at Haltemprice Leisure Centre in the main hall. Prizes will be awarded to the top 5 male and female and top 3 in age of the following categories: 20 and Under male and female; Vet 40, 45, 50, 55, 60, 65, 70, 75, 80+ male and female.

A full copy of results will be available via sports timing solutions and here.

For any further enquires please contact Lucas Meagor, Race Director at [email protected]

Route

Please do not park anywhere on the race route
ROUTE as shown to the right
Route statistics,
Distance: 10k (6.2 miles)
Minimum Elevation: 15 metres
Maximum Elevation: 81metres
Total climb: 87 metres
Total descent: 92 metres
Entries 550

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