Snetterton Race Track 5K & 10K

Snetterton, Norwich, Norfolk
C-19 PLAN
Inspire Race has provided covid-19 safety information for this event.

Organiser's Description

All Snetterton Race Track (SRT) events take place on the iconic race track itself. The course is flat, smooth, and very fast, so there's a fantastic opportunity for a personal best.

The race track is 5k long, so you can choose to run 2 laps for the 10k or 1 lap for the 5k. You can bring your own tunes and wear headphones as you belt around this iconic race track.

Races

  • 5 km prices from:
    £12 BOOK
  • 10 km prices from:
    £16 BOOK

With exclusive use of the site, we will be offering a safely adapted event experience with a reduced capacity.

We are carefully revising detailed event plans – from getting there to going home. We know we have plenty of space and a nice wide track. Therefore, if we all follow the guidelines, we should have a fun safe event.

How do we get into the venue

On arrival please stop at the booths at end of the main drive in and present your active/Snetterton Racetrack confirmation and QR Code. Everyone in the car must have one of these to get into the venue. If you are a guardian or helper of a competitor you will need to register as a guardian/helper here. This is for the purposes of track and trace.

Will there be a mass start?

No, there will be a few smaller socially distanced wave starts. These will go off at 3 minute intervals. The race will start with fastest paced runners first.

Will there be a need to wear masks?

Masks will always be required to be worn until you enter onto the track to start your race. Bins will be available here to discard masks.

How will the waves be allocated?

Waves will be allocated based on pace; runners are required to submit an estimated finish time when entering online and will be grouped according to pace. Runners are advised not to make any assumptions or travel plans until the schedule is communicated early December.

What do I do if I want to run with someone in particular?

If you expect to run with a friend and/or family members, please ensure you submit the same expected finish time(s) and that you maintain appropriate distancing at all times during the event both in accordance with current guidelines and in a way that doesn't inhibit the ability of other runners to do the same.

Can I enter on the day?

Entries close at 07:00 Thursday 14th January- ‪no late entries or on the day entries will be available. For these late entries. You can collect these from garage one on the day.

What happens when I arrive?

Once you have arrived you will be checked in at the booths before parking. Ensure everyone in the car has a valid Confirmation QR code, this is on your confirmation email.

Your race pack should be with you by Monday 11th January 2021. If you have not received your bib number by this date, please email, info@inspireraces.co.uk/

You will need to arrive ready to run with your race number fastened to the front of your top using the safety pins provided; your number should always be visible.

Your race will be timed, and the chip attached to the back of your number should not be removed or bent.

If you need to collect your number please present yourself to one of the garages, ensure you have your confirmation email with you

Where do I park?

There are designated race carparks at the venue - parking will be between 5 to 10 minutes from the race start area.

Do I collect my pack on the day?

Your race pack will be posted out to you. Once you have come through the entry booths, Just present yourself to your start area zone 5 minutes before your start time, please arrive ready to run with your race number fastened to the front of your top, your number should be visible at all times. Your race will be timed, and the chip attached to the back of your number should not be removed or bent.

Will there be sanitisation points available?

Yes, sanitisation points will be located frequently along the one way system to the start line.

Is there a bag drop facility?

Bag drop will not be provided due to the event trying to minimise contact where possible, please arrive ready to run. Any personal items not required during the event should be left at home, in your vehicle.

Plans for critical items needed immediately before the start or at the finish will be communicated on the 11th January

What if I do not receive my pack in time?

Your race pack should be with you by Monday 11th January 2021. If you have not received your bib number by this date, please email, info@inspireraces.co.uk Allowing us time to make up a new race pack.

What if I need help on the day?

Once you have arrived you will enter a socially distanced one-way system taking you via enquiries where a member of the race day team will be able to help you.

If it’s possible to resolve prior to race day, please email info@inspireraces.co.uk

Will I be able to socially distance during the race?

The entirety of the route follows the wide Snetterton circuit, starting grids, pit lanes and the surrounding service road with plenty of space available. This, and the spread out release of runners over the start line, means there will be more than enough capacity for runners to move at a safe distance from one another, with room for any overtaking.

Will I be able to overtake along the route?

Yes. The entirety of the route follows the wide Silverstone circuit and the surrounding service roads with plenty of space available. This, and the spread out release of runners over the start line, means there will be more than enough capacity for runners to move at a safe distance from one another, with room for any overtaking.

Will there be water stations along the route?

To ensure the event is contact-free please be self-sufficient and bring what you will need to refuel and hydrate along the route. Self-serve grab-and-go water stations with a limited supply of sealed bottles of water will be on the route if required for essential needs.

Are spectators allowed?

Spectators are not allowed this year due to the strict guidance that Snetterton Race Circuit follows regarding these events during this time.

I have a junior running.

You can accompany a junior if you are their guardian. You will need to register from the website. This is free register.

Do I still get a medal with COVID-safe, contact-free measures in place?

Yes, once you have crossed the finish line you will have a moment to recover before joining the one-way exit and medal lane to pick up your medal. It is expected that runners will return straight to their vehicles after finishing.

ICONIC RACE COURSE

FAST FLAT TARMAC

PERFECT PB OPPORTUNITY

MEASURED COURSE

MEDALS & PRIZES

GREAT FACILITIES

Snetterton Circuit, Snetterton, Norwich NR16 2JU

The Circuit is 10 miles North-East of Thetford on the A11 from London to Norwich.

There are designated race carparks at the venue - parking will be between 5 to 10 minutes from the race start area.

5K SCHEDULE

17:00 SITE OPENS

18:20 GATE OPENS FOR START LINE ACCESS

18:29 WHEELCHAIRS START

18:30 1ST WAVE STARTS

18:35 2ND WAVE STARTS


10K SCHEDULE

17:00 SITE OPENS

18:20 GATES OPEN FOR START LINE

18:29 WHEELCHAIRS START

18:33 1ST WAVE STARTS

18:38 2ND WAVE STARTS

18: 42 3RD WAVE STARTS

18:48 4TH WAVE STARTS

18:50 5TH WAVE STARTS

REFRESHMENTS
The Tyrells restaurant will be open to provide take away.

STORAGE OF VALUABLES
There will be no bag drop this year due to covid-19.

TOILETS
There will be toilet facilities available for runners Please respect the venue and its land. Use the toilets and put all rubbish in the bins provided or take it home.
We also have toilets on the course, these are located at the bombhole grandstand - Approximately 1.5 mile after the start.

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