Perseverance 5k Road Race 14 August 2016

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Perseverance 5km, 14 August 2016 (Incorporating Surrey AA Championship)

Starting and finishing in Wimbledon Park Stadium, the event incorporates the Surrey County 5km Championships and the final race of the 2016 Surrey road league series.
Sponsored by Perseverance Events the course is over one undulating lap within Wimbledon Park (passing close by the world famous Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Club) and over surrounding roads. All abilities are welcome, and there will be refreshments available in the Hercules Wimbledon clubhouse.

The start of the 2011 race, as captured by Ray O’Donoghue

Prizes: 1st: £50; 2nd: £40; 3rd: £30 (vouchers)

Surrey County medals awarded to:
1st three Seniors and M40; M50; M60; W35; W45; and W55

In both the Open Team race and Surrey County Team race the result will be calculated using finish positions of the first three eligible runners from each club. Team entry is not necessary.

Entry Fees: Seniors
£7 Licensed UK athletics club (includes £2.00 discount)
£9 Non-affiliated to an athletics club
£10 On the day all entries (providing the limit of 500 is not reached)
Cheques should be made payable to Hercules Wimbledon AC.

Entry Fees: Under 17 (minimum age: 11 years old)
£5 on the day (providing the limit of 500 is not reached)
Cheques should be made payable to Hercules Wimbledon AC.

For further information contact Race Organiser Richard Xerri

Surrey qualification rules – To be eligible to take part in the Surrey County 5 km Championship you must have been born in Surrey or have lived in Surrey for the last nine months. In either case you must not have represented another county or competed in another county’s championships during the current calendar year. If you have previously competed in a Surrey County championship then you retain eligibility, even if you now live outside the County, as long as you have not since represented another county or competed in another county’s championships. For a full description of county eligibility, see UKA Rule 9 COUNTY QUALIFICATION (ENGLAND AND WALES) or go to

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