Race Director

Current Roleholder: Glenn Thornton

E-mail: race@queensburyrc.co.uk

Responsibilities (with support from the Race Committee):

  • Pre-race arrangements, including:
    • Select date, time & course for race
    • Obtain necessary permissions / license
    • Organise helpers for setting up the race course & water stations, and dismantling & rubbish collection / recycling
    • Organise Starter, Timekeepers, Statistician & Marshals
    • Agree Mementos / Medals (in conjunction with Treasurer & Awards Coordinator)
  • On race day, including:
    • Check the course before the race start
    • Cones / Tape / Finish Funnel
    • On the day registration
    • Water Stations / rubbish collection
    • Run through Health & Safety with Marshals and race participants
    • Directions to Start Line
    • Start the race!
    • Recording finish times and positions (Timekeepers)
    • Handing out mementos / medals
    • Determine prize winners
  • Post-race arrangements, including:
    • Submit data from Timekeepers to Statistician
    • Receive results from Statistician
    • Liaise with Race Results Officer
  • To inform the Management Committee in advance of any meetings that cannot be attended.

The highest running club in England, probably.