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Measurer's contact details (for measurer ID NO=37)

Grade 1. Qualified to measure all events including National Championships.

Measurement Area:
Devon & Cornwall

The most recent courses measured by Chris Marcol in the South are:

certno course_name distance datemeasured
2021312  Exmouth 10k  10km  2021-09-01 
2021289  Tavy 7  7 Miles  2021-08-31 
2021237  Torbay 10k  10k  2021-07-19 
2021226  Torbay Half-marathon  13.109 Miles  2021-07-19 
2021215  Plymouth 10k  10.0 km  2021-07-07 
2021213  Treggy 7  7 Miles  2021-07-11 
2021175  Plymouth Half-Marathon 2021  13.1094 miles  2021-06-30 
2020213  Plymouth 5k  5 Kms  2020-05-28 
2020140  Exmouth Seafront 5 Miles  5 Miles  2020-03-03 
2020138  Exeter Racecourse 10k  10 Kms  2020-07-22 
2020137  Exeter Racecourse 5k  5 Kms  2020-07-22 
2020129  Exeter Canal Towpath 5k  5 Kms  2020-07-22 
2020128  Exeter Canal Towpath 10k  10 Kms  2020-07-22 
2020085  Bideford Half Marathon  13.109 Miles  2020-01-19 
2020055  Burrator 10k  10 Kms  2019-06-30 
2019580  Bideford 10 Miler  10 Miles  2019-10-06 
2019559  Central Park 3k, Plymouth  3 Kms  2019-10-21 
2019326  Ruby Run Half Marathon  13.109 Miles  2019-05-11 
2019276  Plymouth Half Marathon 2019  13.109 Miles  2019-05-07 
2019256  Bideford 10k  10 Kms  2019-04-15 

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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.