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Revenge of The Fifth

9:30am Sun 5th May 2019
Station Cl, Wickham, Fareham PO17, UK
Run 6h
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  • Closed roads
  • Finisher’s medal
  • Mixed
  • 150 participants

Review summary

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The Revenge of the Fifth is a 6 hour timed event along the old Meon Valley Railway line. Complete one 3.3mile lap to qualify for the medal or continue to run further laps achieving 10k, half marathon, marathon, and ultra distance or something in between, its up to you.

At the end of each lap an aid station will be stocked with all the goodies runners like: water, squash, jelly babies, Haribo, crisps and cakes. All the things required to help set you off for another lap or two or if you prefer you can ring the bell to officially finish your run and collect your medal.

Distances in this event

  1. 6 Hour Challenge (3.3 Mile/Lap)

    Run 6h
    9:30am Sun 5th May 2019
    £30–£32
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Where could you finish?

We’ll work out your time based on past results, elevation and terrain.

What’s Included

Children can enter some of our events and it is depends on how old the children are.

Our events are held under UKA Rules and Regulations (Rule 141 UKA Trail Running) who govern the maximum distance children can run in athletic events. The conditions are:

They must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

They must not run further than the following distances

    Under 12 years – 3,000 metres
  • Under 14 years – 5,000 metres
  • Under 16 years – 6,000 metres
  • Under 17 years – 10,000 metres
  • Under 18 years – 25,000 metres
  • Under 20 years – 45,000 metres
Course Details

This is a 6 hour timed multi-lap event. Each lap being approximately 3.3 miles. The trail is a compact gravel for the whole course. 4 laps for a half marathon, 8 for a marathon, and 9 for an Ultra.

Set on what was the old railway line from Fareham to East Meon, now known as the Meon Valley Trail, we can use this track with kind permission from Hampshire County Council and Wickham Parish Council.

Raceday Logistics

Registration open from: 08:15:00. Race starts at 9.30am

Travel

Easy Access by most modes of normal transport!

Kit List

The course is a good surface, so road shoes will probably be ok, but it will be down to you on the day to make your shoe choice.

Spectators

All spectators welcome!

FAQs

Can I run with my dog?

Sorry dogs are not allowed to run with you in the event.  Our events are insured via UK Athletics, who recently banned dogs running with entrants.

Can I leave my own food & drink at the aid station?

Yes of course you can.  Some runners like to have their own special sports drinks and energy gels or bars during events and these can be left at the aid station.  We recommend you place them in a container clearly labelled with your name and we are not able to take responsibility for left items.

All race numbers will be collected on the day and race information will be issued to the email address you registered with and will also be available on our website.

Please arrive in good time, and there will be a full briefing at 9.20 before the race starting at 9.30.

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Reviews

4 out of 5 stars

  • Course
  • Organisation
  • Atmosphere
  • Did the 6 Hour Challenge (3.3 Mile/Lap) in 2019

    This was the first time running in a organised event. And first time running a half marathon. The only thing I can say that was bad/needs attention was the route.. It was great and flat but there was a water logged but only 30 metres or so but caused alittle bottle neck.. Other than that I really enjoyed it

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