The Rye Summer Classic Series 10k Race 1 – July
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Race along the picturesque Rye Harbour Nature Reserve in the first instalment of this summer series. Great for newcomers and seasoned runners alike, the course is flat and fast taking athletes on an out and back through the reserve. Come for the perfect summer's evening event.
Children's Race, and 10k
Fri 9th Jul 2021
Rye, United Kingdom
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The event experience
<5m elevation gain per km
Where and when
Rye Harbour Nature Reserve, Harbour Road, Rye TN31 7TT, UK
This is the first instalment of the Rye Summer Series which features two 10k races and a season-closing 5k finale. The two other races are detailed below:
- 6th August 2021 – The Rye Summer Classic 10k - Race 2
- 10th September 2021 - The Rye Summer Classic 5k - Race 3
The route takes you through the Rye Harbour Nature Reserve and is a notoriously quick course. Given the location, the main challenge is often the high winds.
The event also hold's a children's race and therefore is a truly great evening for all the family.
- Course marshalled
- Distance marked
- First aid on-site
- Chip timed
- Live results
How to get there
Rye Harbour Nature Reserve, Harbour Road, Rye TN31 7TT, UKGet full directions
The Race Headquarters will be at Rye Harbour Sailing Club. There is on site parking for Rye Harbour Nature Reserve, which will be well signposted as you come into Rye Harbour Village. Please take note of any local parking charges that may be applicable.
The closest railway station is Rye (Sussex), but it is around 2.5 miles from there to the race HQ. You may wish to run, walk or cycle, but there are limited bus services available for the area.
Event day logistics
17:30 Race HQ opens
18:30 10k begins
19:15 Children's Race begins
Please arrive at least 30 minutes before the schedules race start time so that you have enough time to complete the registration process.
The minimum age on race day is 15 years for the 10k distance.
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Is there somewhere to leave my bag at The Rye Summer Classic Series 10k Race 1 – July?
There will be a bag drop facility provided at the Race HQ.
Where can I access my race time from The Rye Summer Classic Series 10k Race 1 – July?
Race results will be displayed live and uploaded onto www.nice-work.org.uk after the race is finished.
Do I need to enter all three races to compete in The Rye Summer Classic Series 10k Race 1 – July?
No, each race can be entered individually.
A really lovely event. Amazing course by the sea backed up by really friendly and efficient organization and free parking on site. It took me awhile to drive there but it was very well worth it! Best race for a long long time and well done to the organizers for making it happen within the COVID restrictions.
4.3Did the 10k in 2021
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