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Measurer's contact details (for measurer ID NO=315)

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

Measurement Area:
Kent, East Sussex, West Sussex, London and Essex.

The most recent courses measured by Dan Newman in the South are:

certno course_name distance datemeasured
2021127  Eastbourne 5 mile  5 miles  2021-05-26 
2021126  Eastbourne 1 mile  1 mile  2021-05-26 
2021068  Brighton Phoenix 10k alternative  10km  2021-04-19 
2021067  Brighton Phoenix 10k  10km  2021-04-19 
2020224  Betteshanger 10 mile  10 mile  2020-12-04 
2020152  Rye Summer Classic Series  5km  2020-08-27 
2020074  Deal 1500m  1500m  2020-02-23 
2020073  Deal Half Marathon  21.0975 km  2020-02-23 
2020006  Tenterden 5 mile  5 mile  2020-01-07 
2019593  Kent Christmas Cracker  5 Miles  2019-12-04 

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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.