The Meteor Mile 2019
Race Licence 2019-36474
31st August 2019, Gloucestershire Airport
A unique opportunity to race on Gloucestershire Airport's Runway. The measured course of 1 mile will include a floodlit runway and will give you a running experience different from any other. Medals to all finishers.
1st, 2nd & 3rd Male & Female (no age categories)
1st Male & Female Almost Athlete
1st Boy & Girl (age 5 - 14)
Race Distance 1 mile
Race Start 7.45 pm
Race Entry £10 (£8 affiliated), £5 for children aged 5 - 14*. On-line entries close on 26th August. Limited entries on the day (£10 / £5 children) will be taken if the race is not full.
* Please note that children under 11 must be accompanied during the race by a responsible adult.
Gloucestershire Airport is situated between Gloucester and Cheltenham and is sign posted from Junctions 10 and 11 on the M5 and A40. The Airport is a 10 minute taxi ride from Gloucester train station, 5 minute taxi ride from Cheltenham train station.
Ample parking is available at the facility. The postcode for Sat Navs is GL51 6SR
Pre-entrents may transfer places before closing date. Note that adults / juniors cannot transfer from one category to the other. You are responsible for your own transfers: simply log on to your entry and change the details to the 'new' runner. Please note that a runner must not run under another runner's name!
Once pre-entries are closed, no more transfers will be allowed.
Registration & Briefing Instructions
Check in for registration from 6.15pm, gates close at 7.30pm. All numbers, including those for pre-entries, are to be collected from the registration desks on race day.
The race briefing will be given, airside, immediately after registration closes. Following that, runners will be accompanied to the start, at the other end of the airfield (about a mile away!!!).
Presentations will be given at The Aviator (which will be open for refreshments) at 8.15pm.