10K PHOTOS BELOW - RESULTS & PHOTOS FOR THE U-13 CLASS WILL BE POSTED TODAY (MONDAY 19 SEPT) !!
NEVIS 10K/3K EVENT - Wednesday 15th September 2016, held as part of the Independence Celebrations. The event is being jointly organised by the Premier's Ministry in conjunction with the Department of Youth & Sports and the Nevis Amateur Athletic Association. The Start and Finish point will be the Nevis Tourism Authority building (next to the Post Office) in Charlestown, with a start time of 4:00 pm. The turn-about will be in the vicinity of Cotton Ground, for the 10K and by the TDC Round-about for the 3K (U-13 class).
A Donation will be made to Timoy Henry, an athlete and Road runner who was unfortunately injured (by gun shot) and needs URGENT Surgery. A Registration fee of EC$20 is required for participants 18 years and older.
So get ready for this Exciting Event: Young (U-13 & U-18), Middle aged (U-30) & Veterans (30+) in Male & Female categories. $10,000 in Cash & Trophies will be presented including the youngest and oldest finishers - refreshments will be served after the race. The event is open to all Nationalities. We intend to stream the event LIVE at www.facebook.com/nevisathletics
This event will be the start of a series of Road Racing events between September and December 2015, including Road Relays, Hill Runs, other Team & Individual races and more.
Come on Footballers, Cricketers, Netballers, Basketballers, Triathloners, Joggers, House wives, Full time employees, Tourists, Young, Middle aged, Veterans, Corporate citizens, School children, the General Public and of course Track & Field Athletes.
Registration - Youth & Sports Department (Reliable Motors) and at all Schools
Water Stations - every 2 km, Start & Finish points & at Turn-abouts (5K & 1.5K)
Refreshments - after the event
Start - Nevis Tourism Authority Building (next to the Post Office)
Finish - Nevis Tourism Authority Building
Turn-about - West of Cotton Ground for 10K and TDC Round-about for 3K (U-13)
Numbers - to be provided before the Start
Starting Time - 4:00 pm
Awards Presentation - after the final runner finishes.
FREE REGISTRATION & FREE REFRESHMENTS FOR RUNNERS
EC$ 10,000 IN CASH & AWARDS
FOR 8 CLASSES
1st, 2nd & 3rd Place
Oldest Male & Female
Youngest Male & Female
Classes: as of 31/12/2016)
Male & Female:
U-13, U-18, U-30, 30 & over
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