Official measurement is a condition for the issue of a race licence by the governing bodies in this case the UKA. The Certified Accurate logo is instantly recognised by officials and most runners as a guarantee of measurement accuracy. The Power of 10 Rankings only recognise performances on courses licensed by UKA and which have a Certificate of Course Accuracy.
The Carlisle Resolution 5K & 10K races are both certified accurately measured courses and the certificate is renewed every year.
Course – The routes are 5K & 10K and use a mixture of quiet country roads which are generally flat or gently undulating. The road surfaces are generally okay. Caution should be taken at all turns, paying attention to marshals wherever necessary. The runs will finish directly in front of the racecourse grandstand. Athletes are requested to follow the race directors instructions and be aware of the dangers of cars and cyclist.
Race Safety Briefing – The race briefing for both 5K & 10K runs will take place at 11:45am.
Prize presentation – The prizes for the 5K will occur as soon as possible after the last competitor has finished. The Prizes for the 1st 2nd & 3rd Male & Female finishers will take place approximately 50mins after the start. the remaining prizes will be presented when the last person crosses the line.
Prizes – 1st, 2nd & 3rd Male & Female. Age Groups – These prizes will be awarded as follows Male or Female age groups with less that 15 competitors 1st Place only, Male or Female age groups with 15 or more competitors 1st & 2nd place and Male or Female age groups with 25 or competitors 1st, 2nd & 3rd prizes will be awarded.