Instructions / Brighton Trail 10k

The Start & Start Procedure

Brighton Trail 10k

The Start

The 10k starts in Stanmer Park at 10:00am. The What3Words location of the 10k start is ///family.brass.spout. You can view the route map in the next section.

This section includes all that you need to know about Start Facilities and procedure.


GETTING TO THE START

Don’t wait until the morning of the event to decide how you will get to the Start at Stanmer Park, make sure you’ve planned your journey in advance. Please see our Travel and Accommodation page for more information.


REGISTRATION

If you have already received your pack in the post, there is no need to check-in when you arrive at the start line. Please head straight to the bag drop if you are using it, and then proceed on and join your respective start wave.

If you still need to collect your Race Pack or make changes, please visit the Info Desk at the Start area.


BAG DROP AT THE START

There will be baggage facilities at the start.

You must use the official, reusable Kit Bag in order to make use of bag drop. These Kit Bags will be available at the start on the day.

If you require assistance, please visit the Information Tent at the start.

For more info visit our page on Bag Drop.


START PROCEDURE

1) The colour on your race number corresponds to your Start Wave

  • Wave 1: Orange
  • Wave 2: Purple

2) Participants will be called into the start area according to the colour on their race number and Start Wave

3) Chip timing will not start until you cross the line, so don’t worry if others start ahead of you


TOILETS

  • Toilets will be at the start area, with accessible facilities available
  • Toilets will also be available at the finish
  • Toilets are also available at the Aid Station on the course.

SPECTATORS OR SUPPORTERS AT THE START

Supporters will be able to join you at the Start but they will not be allowed the start straight, which are for registered runners only and will make for a calmer and more focused experience ahead of your event.


ENTERTAINMENT AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

There will be a speakers at the Start playing music and live broadcasting of important information via speakers throughout race morning. Please do listen carefully to any important instructions given out.


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