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Measurer's contact details (for measurer ID NO=97)

Grade 2. Qualified to measure all events except National Championships.

Measurement Area:
Bedfordshire & adjacent parts of Bucks, Cambs & Northants

The most recent courses measured by Steve Crane in the South are:

certno course_name distance datemeasured
2022400  Sandy 10  10M  2022-07-24 
2022149  Flitwick 10K  10km  2022-04-07 
2021091  Bedford Park 5K  5.000km  2021-05-01 
2019599  Sandy 10  10 Miles  2019-12-05 
2019446  Leighton 10  10 miles  2019-02-07 
2019374  Luton 10K  10K  2019-05-12 
2019329  John OCallaghan 5 mile Luton  5 miles  2019-05-17 
2017452  Oakley 20 - Lincroft School  20 miles  2017-10-09 
2017187  Therfield 10K  10K  2017-04-29 
2016282  2016 DOUG ANDERSON 5K  5K  2016-07-05 
2016269  Swineshead 10  10 miles  2016-06-02 
2015449  Bedford Harriers Half Marathon  13m 192.5y  2015-10-29 
2015206  Run Bedford 10K  10km  2015-05-17 
2015097  Flitwick 10K  10K  2015-02-15 
2012311  Bedford Harriers 10K  10K  2012-08-16 
2012270  Bedford Park 5K  5K  2012-05-23 
2011263  HENLOW 10  10 MILES  2011-09-09 
2011233  Bedford Harriers Invitation 10K  10K  2011-08-27 
2011211  Milton Keynes Park Run -alt start  5K  2011-07-22 
2011197  Milton Keynes Park Run  5K  2011-01-21 

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  1. Select a safe course and measure it as accurately as you can. (Use an OS 1:25000 map, a bike, a GPS, or, worst, a car)
  2. Prepare a course map
  3. Notify the police and follow any safety recommendations
  4. Only after 1, 2 &3 are you ready to contact an accredited measurer and make an appointment for an accurate measurement. The measurer will make a charge (see guidelines) and you should ask for an estimate.
  5. Supply the measurer with the following:
  6. On the agreed day meet the measurer and show him the course. It is usually best to accompany him on a bike. But a car may also be suitable. On busy roads the measurer may need someone behind him to 'protect' him from the traffic as he concentrates on an accurate measurement. Busy courses may need to be measured at a quiet time, e.g. early on Sunday morning. You may find it worthwhile to consult the Safety Code for Course Measurement so that you have an appreciation of the procedures the course measurer uses to make the measurement safe. The course measurer will seek your help to ensure his safety while riding, and he might not be able to complete the measurement at a single visit if he discovers hazrds which he has not planned for.
  7. After the measurement the measurer writes a report and sends copies to the race organiser and to the area measurement secretary, who issues the Certificate of Course Accuracy. Without a valid certificate or a renewal for subsequent races, any permit issued for a race advertising a specific distance would be invalid.