|Date||Friday 5th August, 2022|
|Location||Queen Anne High School|
|Area||Fife & Central|
|Start postcode||KY12 0PQ|
The QA 5K hosted by PH Racing Club will see an evening of time graded 5 kilometre races around the perimeter of the Queen Anne High School Campus building, in Dunfermline.
QA 5K offers a simple, no nonsense racing experience to competitive runners looking for fast times and quality racing. The race will be held under UK Athletics Rules and is a scottishathletics Licensed Event.
The race format shall see multiple graded races around the lapped race route. Entrants must enter the entry category below specific to their current ability, this will ensure an equal spread of abilities on race night.
In the interest of competitive racing, once entries close the organisation team shall set the threshold for splitting the participants into graded races.
Entrants are requested to enter only the entry category specific to their ability, should a specific category become full, the race director shall then allocate spaces from the Waiting List as applicable.
Cash prizes of at least £100 shall be awarded to first male and female, £60 to second male and female and finally £30 to third male and female. In the unlikely event that there are faster times in Race 1 than in Race 2 or 3 when it comes to prizes, prizes will be given based on time. Further cash prizes shall be given for course records for male (currentl 14:55) and female (currently 17:20).
The measured route is flat and fast, it comprises of just over 7 clockwise laps with no sharp bends. To enhance the racing experience the QA 5k team strongly encourage as many spectators as possible to come alongm line the course and support the runners throughout the evening.