|July 31, 2010|
ADIDAS THUNDER RUN – can you go for 24 hours?
The Thunder Run is a 24 Hour team relay race run over a 10K course at Catton Park in Staffordshire.
Solo runners or teams of 2, 5 or 8 (male, female or mixed) can apply, if aged 18 years or over on the day of the race. Start time is 14:00 Saturday 31st July 2010.
The specially prepared course is all off road and is made up of varied surfaces grass tracks, farmland paths, wooded areas etc.
To be run as a relay with one member of the team to be on course at all times throughout the 24 hours (runners competing in the dark hours are to wear head torches or carry a torch please!) Each runner must complete a full lap before changeover but may run 2, 3 or more laps before handing over to another team member. All members of the team must complete a minimum of one lap.
Timing will be by FR Systems using Champion Chip timing. Each runner will wear an individual timing chip. Timing chips will be issued at registration on Saturday morning with your race number (We will not be posting out numbers before the day).
The winning team will be the one completing the most laps in the 24 hours (runners must complete the lap they are on at 14:00 Sun 1st).