The 2020 county senior and vet road relays will be held over an two lap (approximate 5km course) around Abbey Fields, starting and finishing on the running track.

To be eligible to enter the Essex Championship you need to either have been born in Essex or have been an Essex resident for at least 9 months. In addition you cannot have competed in another county's championship in the same year (eg. Suffolk / Kent,etc) Runners will not qualify for medals if they are not wearing the club kit of their first claim club in whose name they have entered. 

The race is also open to teams that do not meet the Essex qualification criteria although such teams will not be awarded any county medals.

UKA race licence 2020-39373

Essex Road Relays hosted by Colchester Harriers

Information and Final Instructions - TO BE UPDATED FOR NEW VENUE

Directions – by Car

Start/Finish Area

Car Parking



The Course

On arrival, teams need to register and collect their numbers and declaration sheet.  Teams need to return their completed declaration sheets confirming the names and running order of the runners to Gary Chandler by 10.30 at the latest.

In addition to normal race numbers Vet runners will be given an age category number to wear on the back of their vest.

The medals and Open prizes will be presented as soon as possible after the race.

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