Race Date: 20th August 2017
Venue and registration:
Ryde Rowing Club, eastern end of Ryde Esplanade beyond the eastern end of Ryde Boating Lake. Registration and on the day entry will be located on the grass above the Rowing Club (please look out for direction signs).
Grid Reference SZ 604925, Post Code PO33 1ND
The Rowing Club is 20 minutes walk along Ryde esplanade from the pier where the foot passenger ferries from Portsmouth land. The Portsmouth to Ryde Wightlink Catamaran, hourly service departs Portsmouth 15 minutes past the hour. Please confirm sailing times before travel by phoning Wightlink on 0871 376 1000 or visiting Wightlink
Concessionary rate travel on Ferries may be offered by Wightlink details will be provided on entry.
Changing and Shower facilities are available at the venue as is Secure Bag Storage.
Note: numbers are not sent out in advance.
Please collect race numbers from registration.
This year the 5km is an out and back course along the seafront to Seaview. Start in Appley Park, footpath (behind Archery field) to the top of Puckpool Hill, down Puckpool Hill to seafront and along to the old Toll Road, turn around and retrace your steps back to Puckpool Hill, footpath, Appley Park to finish at Half Marathon finish.
(as it’s a road course 14 year age limit)
Loops of 1Km in Appley Park, suitable for younger children and parents.