NATIONAL ROAD RELAY CHAMPIONSHIPS 2016 - Letter

 

On Saturday 8th October at Sutton Park, Sutton Coldfield B74 2YT

You have been selected to represent the club in the National Road Relays on Saturday 8th October at Sutton Park, Sutton Coldfield.  Final team compositions to be announced. Map of the course available at: http://seaa.org.uk/images/2016/Road_Running/ERRA/National_Young_Athletes_Road_relay.pdf

                                                                                TIMETABLE

11.15 Boys Under 13   3x 3881m Relay                                                 3 Teams

11.20 Girls Under 13   3 x 3881m Relay                                                 4 Teams 

12.05 Boys Under 15   3 x 3881m Relay                                                 3 Teams

12.10 Girls Under 15   3 x 3881m Relay                                                 4 Teams

12.45 Mens Under 17  3 x 3881m Relay                                                3 Teams

12.50 Women Under 17 3 x 3881m Relay                                             3 Teams

13.50 Senior Men  6 x 5881m Relay

14.00 Senior Women 4 x 4330m Relay

You must wear club kit and should arrive at least 1 hour before your race so that you can walk the course and teams can be declared. Meeting point will be the club tent. If you are unable to attend you must let us know by Saturday 1st October as this will affect the other members of your team. The races take place in a traffic free park.

We advise travelling in teams to keep costs down and minimising your day if you don’t want to watch all the races. If you need a lift please let us know by Tuesday 4th October as soon as possible.

                                               

                                                                                                DIRECTIONS

From M6 Junction 5Northbound only Follow signs to Sutton Coldfield/Brownhills A452 Pass the Jaguar Plant on your left. Straight on over 3 islands. At traffic lights turn right signposted A5127 Sutton Coldfield

From M6 Junction 6Spaghetti Junction Follow signs to Sutton Coldfield/Erdington A5127 Keep on the A5127 pass the Honda dealers on left. At traffic lights turn left A453 Birmingham North Pass the school on your right Turn 1st right into Somerville Road (signposted to Wyndley Leisure Centre) Straight on at traffic lights and turn left at the small island. Go straight on and enter the park through Town Gate.

From M6 Toll - Junction 3 Follow signposts A38 Sutton Coldfield At roundabout take first exit A453 signposted Sutton Coldfield and follow directions from *** above

From Lichfield - A5127 After going straight on at the roundabout by Four Oaks Station and before you reach Sutton Coldfield Town Centre you come to a main set of traffic lights. Turn Right at the lights (signposted to Wyndley Leisure Centre) into Anchorage Road. You will come to a T-Junction (opposite is Sutton Coldfield Town Hall) Turn right and follow the road down to a small island Turn right Go straight on and enter the park through Town Gate.

Next Fixture –  Kent League at  Stanhill Farm, Wilmington on Saturday 15th October. Races start at 12.00. Group course walk available at 10.45. This race serves as a selection race for both Kent County and also the Bromley Team for the London Youth Games. Bromley selection forms must be returned to Jay Galley before the race. We will not be entering teams in the SEAA on Saturday 22nd October so that will be a free weekend.

If you have any queries please contact either of us.

Andy Frankish - girls(07793-670609) Paul Austridge – boys(07710-094846)