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The Christmas Runners of The Galaxy

11th Dec 2021

Organiser Contact

George McDonough
Address: 66 Mount Pleasant Close
Tel: Landline: 07921699240
Link / Email: run@saturnrunning.co.uk
Website: https://www.saturnrunning.co.uk/post/the-christmas-runners-of-the-galaxy
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Further information

About The Event:rnCome and join us for our Christmas Runners' Of The Galaxy, where we have a fantastic new Christmas medal available for you to collect. There is also our collectable "mini-me" pin for the first 100 runners who enter this event.rnrnrnDistance & Time: This is a 7hr Time Challenge event which allows you full control over the distance you want to run. The minimum distance is 5km, which is part of a full lap. A full lap is 4.37 miles (7km) and you can run as many or as few of these laps as you wish in the 7hr time limit.rnrnrnCourse: The course is along a beautiful stretch of the River Thames. It is fully signed so no navigational experience is required.rnrnrnMedals: As long as you complete one lap, you will be an official finisher and you will receive our fantastic medal.rnrnrnDistance Pins: We have distance pins for all runners who do a half-marathon or more. rnThere will be a distance pin for all runners who complete either a half marathon, mega half marathon, marathon, 50km or Ultra in the 7hr time limit which can be attached to your medal ribbon.rnrnrnGoody Bag: Absolutely! You have earned these replacement calories after all, so all our finishers get a great goody bag. You will have a selection of goodies to choose from. As well as our standard goody bag, we have a vegan goody bag too. Please remember to let us know if you are vegan or if you prefer a vegan goody bag when you enter and we can have this ready for you.rnrnrnAid Table: We have managed to maintain our aid table throughout the pandemic with our COVID secure policies, approved by various SAG and Public Health teams across the UK. We have now returned to our full aid table selection, however we will serve you rather than a return to help yourself. You can rely on a great selection of savoury, sweet, fruit, cheese and vegan selections at the aid table - great if you are running long distances.rnrnrnSpecial Event: If our event is a special event for you, for instance your 50th, 99th, 100th, 150th, 200th, 250th etc. marathon or half marathon then please let us know. We will provide you with a great number with your name and the event date on it. Also, if it is your birthday, again let us know and we will get you a special number for your birthday!rnrnrnToilet & Changing Facilities: Toilets are available at the start / finish area inside the venue HQ. There are no changing facilities at this venue.rnrnrnParking: There is some limited free on-street parking in nearby roads which you should be able to park in. At the venue itself, there is a large public pay and display car park. You can also find cheaper parking if you arrange this online.rnrnOther Info: There will be an area for kit bags to be left. This area is not watched and any bags left will be at the runner's own risk. Baggage areas are subject to COVID rule changes.

Where and When

Venue: Thames Side Brewery, Bridge Street, Staines-upon-Thames, Surrey, TW18 4TG
Date: 11th Dec 2021
Time: 08:00
Cost: Affiliated Fee: 33. Unaffiliated Fee: 35.

Course details

Extent: 26.2 Miles
Admits: Runners and Walkers
Course: 8 Laps
Silhouette: 110 Metres climb
Underfoot: Fast & flat - mix of tarmac, grass and unmade paths. Generally good underfoot.
Navigation: Easy with no previous experience required. The course will well sign posted with directional arrows.