Race Timing News OLT & The Derby

Monday 28th May 2018

A mixed weekend of timing. Back to Ocean Lakes Triathlon club to time their first Triathlon of the year. Two further events and a series of weekday aquathlons to come. Full details at https://www.oceanlaketri.co.uk/ The derby proved popular with the kids. 80 or so to part. The 1.5k course takes in loads of small horse jump obstacles and a few river runs. Lots of fun. There was also a 5k adults course that could be ran once twice or 3 times. The main event for this venue Steeplechase takes place on 27 October. Details…

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Mad May Race Timing News

Friday 25th May 2018

Mad May As well as timing nuclear our team was out and about across the country. Horsham 10K and Junior races, details at https://www.horshamjoggers.co.uk/horsham-10k/ Market Rasen 5K, where our timer had to deal with an irate 4x4 driver http://therealeventscompany.co.uk/ Chislehurst Half Marathon. A new event for us, we timed using the IPICO disposable timing chip and Elite Readers Stradbroke Tri Weekend. A hard weekend for our timing team. Two triathlons and a junior Aquathlon https://www.activeoutdoorsport.co.uk/ Boudicca Sportive, we used the Race Result system to time this event http://www.pushsport.co.uk/ Woodbridge 10K and Junior 1500m, you have to on the ball with this event, those kids finish fast. https://woodbridgeshufflers.org.uk/our-races/woodbridge-10k/

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Nuclear Races

Tuesday 22nd May 2018

A record breaking weekend at Nuclear Rush. Over 12,000 entries, 1000's of spectators it felt more like a festival. They even managed to show the Royal Wedding and FA Cup Final on the 2 massive screens. We always time this event using the robust and dependable IPICO Shoe Tag. What kept us busy? Setting up a network in a field Live results to the web Results Kiosks Timing the OCR World Champs Qualifiers…

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Another Busy Weekend - Race Timing News

Wednesday 16th May 2018

They are all busy weekends for us at the moment. May is our busiest month. One of our timers worked in Ipswich on Saturday timing the JAFFA 5K and then made his way to the Moors Valley Run in Sunny Dorset for an early start on Sunday. That's quite a round trip. Moors Valley are a new customer for us. We also timed the Darent Valley 10K organised by Swanley AC another new customer as well…

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A Busy Weekend - Race Timing News

Tuesday 8th May 2018

When you have one of your busiest weekends of the year it is hard to pick something out. However seeing the original car from Chitty Chitty Bang Bang start the High Easter 10K was pretty cool, at least my son thought so. You can find out more about this event at http://www.essexinfo.net/higheaster10k/ We were also busy at Fen Drayton 10K https://www.fendrayton10k.org/ Three Forts Challenge http://www.threefortschallenge.org.uk/ Alton Water Run http://www.altonwaterrun.co.uk/ Sleaford Half Marathon https://www.sleafordhalf.com/halfmarathon/ You know its the busy season when you have just enough time to get the kit…

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Rayleigh Mills 10K Race Timing News

Tuesday 1st May 2018

A record number of entrants took part in this years Rayleigh Mills 10K with 550 runners signing up. Lee Taylor of Southend On Sea AC won the men's race in a gun time of 34:54 Hayley Lamkin from the same club won the…

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Yorkshire Warrior - Race Timing News

Friday 27th April 2018

Over 1500 enthusiast took part in this year Yorkshire Warrior. We have been working with the organisers or several year and this event gets better and better each year. You can find out more about the event at http://www.yorkshirewarrior.com/

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East Coast Triathlon Weekend - Race Timing News

Monday 23rd April 2018

Active Outdoor Sport held their annual East Coast Super Sprint Triathlon events this weekend with both the Saturday afternoon and Sunday events fully booked. The event is our first triathlon of the…

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Brighton Marathon Weekend - Race Timing News

Tuesday 17th April 2018

Brighton Marathon Weekend. All 15 members of ChipTimingUK team were onsite for this years Brighton Marathon Weekend. Working with our partners Active Network who provide registration and race timing software, our main focus was to provide logistics and timing services to ensure Start, Finish lines and 9 split points across the course were set up and…

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Bungay Black Dog Festival of Running - Race Timing News

Sunday 8th April 2018

Good conditions if not a bit wet, welcomed hundreds of runners taking part in the 10K, Half and Full marathon at the Bungay Black Dog Festival of Running. Race winners were For the marathon Paul LYON, gun time of 2:58:09, club Lowestoft Road Runners Lindsay HAMILTON gun time 3:25:39 The Half Marathon Denys OLEFIR gun time 1:14:30, club St Edmunds Pacers Leanne FINCH gun time 1:25:54 The 10KM Dominic OLIVER gun time 37:05, club City of Norwich Athletic Club Jo ANDREWS gun time 38:20, club Bungay Black Dog RC If you would like to find out more…

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Folkestone 10 Miler - Race Timing News

Monday 2nd April 2018

Wet! Wet! Wet! was the theme for this years Folkestone 10 Miler. Runners braved the downpour and so did the organisers and marshals. Billy Hobbs of Tunbridge Wells Harriers in a time of 54:23 won the…

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Wymondham 20 Miler - Race Timing News

Tuesday 27th March 2018

Great running conditions welcomed longer distance runners to the Wymondham 20 Miler, an important training race for Marathon Runners. The race broke all previous…

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Mels Milers 10K - Race Timing News

Tuesday 27th March 2018

Mels Milers Jogging Club held their annual 10K at Christ Hospital School a fantastic back drop for running. It was a family affair in regards to winners Bernie Spannagl 32:24 M 18 to 39 Horsham Blue Star Harriers Johanna Spannagl 38:13 F 18 to 39 Horsham Blue Stars Full details regarding the event can be found at http://www.melsmilers.co.uk/mels_milers_10k_15.html

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BVAC Cross Country - Race Timing News

Tuesday 27th March 2018

Bromley Vets Athletics Club held their annual Cross Country. This was the first time we have worked with BVAC, providing the race numbers as well timing services. We sent our local Timer Dean to cover the job. You can find out more about the event at http://bromleyvetsac.org.uk/ Race winners Kieran O'Doherty 33:14 M U34 Elinor Skinner 38:35 F 35 to 49 Crystal Palace Fun…

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Fritton Lake XC - Race Timing News

Sunday 25th March 2018

A full program of events took place at Fritton Lake organised by Active Outdoor Sport. This was our first ever timing of a Canicross event. The dogs were well trained and we had a few treats…

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Swavesey Half Marathon - Race Timing News

Monday 19th March 2018

Runners braved arctic winds to complete a gruelling 5 mile run and half marathon. Well done to winners below marking up decent times in tough conditions. Full details regarding the race can be found at http://www.swaveseyhalfmarathon.com/ 5 Miler Casper Hiscock 30:01 M 15 to 39 Huntingdon AC Laura Whitton Time 35:28 F 15 to 39 Vegan Runners UK Half Marathon Phil Oddy 1:17:01 M 15 to 39 Dacorum & Tring AC Lisa Marriott 1:31:35 F 15 to 39 Ramsey Road Runners

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Race Timing News - St Luke's Hospice Test Track 10

Wednesday 21st February 2018

We had a lovely morning down at the Ford Technical Centre at Dunton for the St Luke's Hospice 10. The sun was out and there…

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Race Timing News Valentine 10K

Monday 19th February 2018

A beautiful sunny day greeted runners at this years sell out Valentine 10K organised by Norfolk Gazzelles at Easton College. Dom Blake of Reepham Runners won the mens race in a gun time of 33:22 Eleanor Grubb of City Of Norwich AC won the ladies race in a gun time 38:11 City Of Norwich AC Full details regarding Norfolk Gazzelles can…

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Race Timing News Great Bentley Half Marathon

Monday 5th February 2018

The Great Bentley Half Marathon once again sold out weeks before the race proving its popularity to runners from across the South East Ryan Prout of Thrift Green Trotters won the men's race in a time of gun 1:10:44, with Jackie Stretton of Springfield Striders RC winning in a gun time of 1:24:08 Full details regarding Great Bentley Running Club can be found at https://gbrc.org.uk/

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Race Timing News Freethorpe TEN

Tuesday 30th January 2018

A record number of entries at this years Freethrope TEN Alan Darby of Ely Runners won the mens race in a gun time of 54:26 Danielle Nimmock of City Of Norwich AC won the womens race in a new course record of 56:42 The event is organised by Pat Brightman at GYDAC, details on the club and their next event Humpty Dumpty 10K can be seen at http://gydac.co.uk/

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