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

Measurement Area:
Kent, Sussex and London.

The most recent courses measured by Paul Wood in the South are:

certno course_name distance datemeasured
2021294  CHELMSFORD 5K 2021  5K  2021-08-13 
2021293  CHELMSFORD 10K 2021  10K  2021-08-13 
2021236  CHELMSFORD 10K 2021  10K  2021-08-04 
2021224  MILTON KEYNES 10K 2022  10K  2021-07-14 
2021128  DEREK SACKETT 10K 2021  10K  2021-05-28 
2021120  SAXON SHORE HALF MARATHON 2021  13.1 Miles  2021-05-28 
2021103  CHELMSFORD HALF MARATHON 2021  13.1 Miles  2021-05-16 
2021048  MILTON KEYNES SUMMER HALF MARATHON   13.1  2021-03-31 
2021042  MILTON KEYNES 10K 2021  10K  2021-03-31 
2021041  MILTON KEYNES 10K 2021  10K  2021-03-31 
2021040  WHITSTABLE 10K 2021  10K  2021-03-29 
2020209  SANDWICH 10K 2020  10K  2020-11-03 
2020106  UNIVERSITY OF KENT CANTERBURY 10K 2  10K  2020-03-06 
2020029  SMUGGLERS 10K 2020  10K  2020-01-19 
2019611  ASHFORD DISTRICT 10K 2020  10K  2019-12-13 
2019547  DEREK SACKETT 10K  10K  2019-10-20 
2019528  IPSWICH JAFFA TWILIGHT 10K 2020  10K  2019-10-11 
2019480  MAIDSTONE HALF MARATHON 2019  13.1 Mls  2019-09-03 
2019346  THANET 10 MILE 2019  10 Miles  2019-06-13 
2019345  CLIFFE WOODS 5 MILE 2019  5 MILES  2019-06-07 

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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.