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COURSE DETAILS for South course no: 08/062

Course Name Witham 5mile 
Race Name Witham Boxing Day 5 
Distance 5 miles 
Measured By Clive Hopkins, Grade: 1 
Measured On 28 May 2008 
Race Type  
Terrain Mainly flat with a long drag up from start and a short incline at the finish. 
Surface Tarmac - part of the course is on the pavement of a quiet housing estate - the rest is all on country lanes 
Configuration 1 lap including a small loop. 
Section of Road On small loop the pavement will be used. on all other housing estate roads use left hand side of road only. on country roads all the road is available. 
Right Turns only 3 on course and runners will be on pavement on loop. 
Comments Whilst all the road is available on country lanes there are several Blind Right Hand Bends therefore the runners must be instructed/marshalled to keep to the left. 
Grid Ref of Start OS GRID REF:
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File Reference  

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Certificates of Course Accuracy have been issued for the following races using the above course:
Course Name = Witham 5mile

Race (with web
site link if supplied )

County Organiser
(race director)
Organisation Certificate
Issued on
Date of
Witham Boxing Day 5 Essex Martyn Byford Witham Running Club  10 Jun 2008  26 Dec 2008 
Witham Boxing Day 5 Essex James Montgomery Witham Running Club  25 Jul 2009  26 Dec 2009 
Witham Boxing Day 5 Essex Alex Stuckey Witham running club  21 Aug 2010  26 Dec 2010 
NOT the Boxing Day 5 Essex Alex Stuckey Witham running club  8 Feb 2011  2 May 2011 
Witham Boxing Day 5 Essex Alex Stuckey Witham running club  29 Aug 2011  26 Dec 2011 
Les Leeds Boxing Day 5 Essex David Smith Witham Running Club  22 Jun 2012  26 Dec 2012 

Course Measurement Report

A report of this course measurement will have been sent by the measurer to the first race director shortly after the measurement date. This should be consulted to check the exact details of the certified course whenever the course is used . It is suggested that runners and officials requiring these details approach the race director in the first instance. A copy of this report has also been filed by the Course Measurement Secretary, and can be scanned and sent to runners, officials, or race directors on request .

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