The Perseverance 5km Dash
(Incorporating the Surrey County Championship)
Next Meeting: August, 2019
About the 5km Dash
Starting and finishing in Wimbledon Park Stadium, the event incorporates both the Surrey County 5km Championships and the final race of the 2018 Surrey Road League series.
Sponsored by Perseverance Events www.perseverance-events.com 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.
Surrey County medals are 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.
For further information please contact the 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 http://www.surreyathletics.org.uk/qualification