Road Racing Fixtures for 2019

Dorset Road Race League 2019

The events that make up the 2019 road race league have now been agreed. They will be as follows:

Broadstone Quarter – 1st Jan
Lytchett 10 – 10th Feb
Bournemouth 10 – 24th Feb
North Dorset Village Marathon – 5th May
May 5 – 19th May
Puddletown Plod Half – 9th Jun
Purbeck 10K – 21st Jun
Stur Half – 4th Aug
Portland Round the Rock 10K – 11th Aug
Littledown 5 -15th Sep
Wimborne 10 – 17th Nov
Boscombe 10K – 24th Nov

Runners completing 7 races qualify for League positions in their respective age groups.

Runners completing all 12 events receive a League Fidelity Award.

Hope to see you out there.

Dorset County Championships 2019

The Road Running events have also been chosen for the 2019 Dorset County Championships.
They will be as follows:
10k – Purbeck 10k (Jun 21st)
10m – Bournemouth 10 (Feb 24th)
Half – Sturminster Newton Half (Aug 4th)
Marathon – North Dorset (May 5th)

Unlike the league, each county championship event is distinct with awards presented based on the particular event at each distance i.e the county 10 mile champion will be the first qualifying athlete to finish at the Bournemouth 10 on Feb 24th.

Other Runs

A very full and comprehensive listing of all road & Multi-Terrain events anywhere in Dorset and surrounding counties during the next 12 months can be found by googling Run Happy Dorset.

This website also has interesting articles of relevance to all standards of runners and is definitely worth a look.