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Sunday 3rd April 2022

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Saturday 22nd January 2022
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Saturday 2nd April 2022 at 09:00
Full Race; Half Race
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Entry Fees

Full Race: £32 (£34 unaffiliated)
Half Race: £21.50 (£23.50 unaffiliated)
Relay: £42.50 per team (+£2 per person unaffiliated)

Optional pre-race transfer  £10

Race Administrator - Rob Edwards

 JP's Exe to Axe 3rd April 2022

Early socially distanced Start from 9:30 Mass start at 10:00 a.m

All runners will have a timer chip attatched to race number to facilitate different start time

Race Options (COVID Best Practice Precautions Apply). 

Full Race (Solo) ARC member £32, non member £34, includes booking fee. Race starts at the Foxes Hole Car Park on the Exmouth Sea Front and follows the South West Coast Path for close to 22 miles and finishes at the far end of the Esplanade at Seaton. The race is for individuals and relay teams, dogs are not permitted. Maps and course available on club website Race number and chip timer issued prior to race. Runners to ENSURE home address is updated if they move their abode.

Relay Option 2 to 4 runners, first runner starting at Exmouth, changeover recommended at water stations. Including booking fee, ARC members £42.50 (team fee), non-ARC members plus £2 per runner. See Full race for course details. All runners will have their own race number and finishers medal.

Half Race Entry SIdmouth to Seaton (Tough Section).Start time at Sidmouth 11:00, fee £21.50 ARC Club member, non member £23.50, includes booking fee.

ARC Club Member qualifies you to a £2 discount. Check if your club is a member.

Check Points & Water Stations at Budleigh Salterton (Lyme Kiln Car Park) Sidmouth Sailing Club, Branscombe Mouth and finish at Seaton. There  will be drink stations at these points and a back marker runner will set off at 10:00. Full detailed maps available on club web site. 

Pre-race Transport this is optional £10. Pre-race transport will be provided from the Finish at Seaton to the Start at Exmouth but only before the race – leaving Seaton at 8:30am arriving at Exmouth by 9.30am. The transport is available on condition that a place is booked in advance. Please book a place on the entry form if this is required so that we can cater for numbers. Face masks must be worn on coach following COVID requirements. 

Pre Race Transport - Half Race option

if you are interested please email organisers. If sufficient numbers transport will be investigated and additional cost advised.

No Entries on the day 

Hand Baggage  runners baggage or kit can be transported from the start to the finish if required. A label must be attatched to runners bag identifying runners race number.

Half race starting at Sidmouth and also has baggage transport if required.

All Entries: on-line.  Race numbers and timing chips to be issued prior to the start via post.

No Postal entries 

Age Restriction No runners under the age of 18.

Time Limit: 6 hours. Cut-off times: Budleigh Salterton 11:15am, Sidmouth: 12:45pm, Branscombe 2:45pm. Marshals and refreshment station will close at these times.

Chip Timing this is attached to the race number.  Relay runners Issued with their own race number. 

Race Medal for all finishers.

Start As this is a timed race, runners can start from 9:30 with the mass start option at 10:00. This is so runners are spaced apart and not grouped together, runners can then distance themselves from other participants at a safe distance as a COVID precaution.

Further Information will be sent prior to the race via email to all entrants.

This is a tough race please only enter if you capable of running this distance and able to cope with the hilly terrain. Runners take full responsibility for their welfare, preparedness and medically self authorise themselves to run. If in doubt please check with your GP.All runners to complete the medical details on the rear of the race number. See map on for details of the race along the SW Coastal Path.

Sorry Dogs are not permitted to accompany runners during the race.

This is an Association of Running Clubs (ARC) registered race. 
The South West Coastal Path are race partners.

Deferal. If you are unable to run following booking, you will be able to transfer your number or defer to the next year, admin  will apply. Pre race transport cancellation cannot be reimbursed.

Course Records

Samuel Kelly                  Exmouth Harriers               2:40:03   2021 (M)

Kirsteen Welch             Sidmouth Running Club    3:07:56   2019 (F)

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