WEEDONS SUMMER STAMPEDE

​2nd March 2014

Weedons Summer Stampede  

Weedons Summer Stampede is a 12km and 5km fun run around the beautiful rural roads of Weedons. It is a fundraiser for the local school, and is organised by the children, parents and teachers of Weedons School, with a little help from Scenic Sports.  All funds raised go directly to Weedons School.







WELCOME TO THE WEEDONS SUMMER STAMPEDE


We hope you enjoy filling your heart and lungs with country air as you stampede your way around the rural roads of Weedons.

If you are willing do dress up in style, I am sure we will be able to find a 

fitting prize for the best dressed athlete too!!!  Why not make a day of it!  


ENTRIES

School children             $10

Adults                                  $15

Late entries                      $20 (Adults) $15 ( Children)

​Online Entries have now closed. Late entries will be taken on the

day from 7:30am until 8:30am.



RACE PACK COLLECTION

You can collect your race pack from Weedons School on Weedons Ross Road, Weedons on

Friday 28th February between 2-4 pm.

On Race day at Weedons Domain at the BAYLEYS Registration tent between 7:30 am and 8:30 am.


BRIEFING

All participants MUST attend the briefing. The briefing for the 12k and 5km events will be held on the cricket grounds  in front of the Weedons Domain Pavilion at 8:45 am.

12 km Road Race begins at the Weedons Domain at 9 am.

5km Road run/walk begins at the Weedons Domain at 9am.

Both distances are approximate.



COURSE AND WATER STATIONS

Both the 5km and 12km event start out on the same course. Please be familiar with your chosen distance and follow the marshals instructions to ensure you take the correct turn off for your chosen event. Water stations will be at the 3km mark for the 5 and 12km run/walk, and at the 8km mark for the 12km run.


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RULES AND SAFETY

All competitors must run on the left hand side of the road with the traffic. Any entrant that crosses the centre line of the road when instructed not to by a marshal will risk disqualification.

All competitors must obey all road rules. The roads will be open at all times.

No more than two abreast once the race is under way.

The race directors and marshals have the right to with drawl any competitor they consider to be under severe distress.

​Please dress appropriatly for the weather. It may get quite warm/hot out on the course, so make sure you wear a hat, apply sunscreen and are properly hydrated before starting the event.


PRIZE GIVING

The prize giving will be held on the cricket lawn outside the Weedons Domain Pavillion at 11 am approx. Please stay for this as there are some great spot prizes, including a MAJOR Prize of $300 from Selwyn Travel. Thanks Selwyn Travel!!!!  


CLOTHING AND BAGS

Any clothing or bags can be left at your own Risk inside the BAYLEYS tent. Please make sure your bags are clearly labelled.


FOOD STALLS

Weedons School will be providing a sausage sizzle with sausages kindly donated by Hellers, some home baking and refreshments after the run/walk. So please bring your wallets so you can fill your tummies and continue to support this wonderful school.

There is a playground at the Domain for your children to play on while they wait

eagerly for you to come up the finishing shoot too.

A coffee truck will be there to provide you with that extra caffine hit or post race bit of indulgence.


RESULTS

Preliminary results will be available after the prize giving. Official results will

show up on our website within 2-3 days after the event.


PARKING

Parking is avaliable in the paddock opposite the domain. Please be respectful of this property so we can leave it the way it was found. If you are leaving from the event before the last entrant has completed, please also be mindful of those still comming into the finishing area as you leave.


REFUNDS

This is a school fundraiser. No refunds will be given.


SPONSORS

This event would not be possible with out the support of the following sponsors...

























EnterEntries Closed till                   next year




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