“In running, it doesn’t matter whether you come in first, in the middle of the pack, or last. You can say, ‘I have finished.’ There is a lot of satisfaction in that.” [Fred Lebow, New York City Marathon co-founder]
The course will be measured prior to the race by Dave Cundy, an IAAF-AIMS Grade A measurer, and will be a IAAF-AIMS Certified Course.
Fast, Flat and Scenic Course – Starts under The Entrance Bridge, at The Entrance and proceeds along The Entrance Road north before linking up with the cycleway and continuing along the path for 5km for Fun Runners and 10.5km for Half Marathon runners. The course returns back along same route to finish at the Memorial Park, The Entrance.
The event timing for the Central Coast Running Festival is being managed by The Timing Guys. The Timing Guys are a national sports event timing company that specialise in timing, scoring and related data services.
You’ll be provided with a race bib when you pick up your race kit prior to the start of the race. The race bib has an electronic timing chip attached to the back of the bib.
Your bib registers the time you cross the start and finish lines to calculate your race time. The bib does NOT need to be returned, it’s your souvenir.
The Timing Guys team has been involved in running, swimming and triathlon events for over 30 years as competing athletes, race organisers and sports event timing software contractors.
They can provide competitors and event organisers a service portal for event information and results and use IPICO Sports Timing Equipment – leading edge technology.