Ravenscroft Relay Race

The Ravenscroft Relay Race will take place on Sunday 3 October. The Relay will start at 09:30am from the Weighbridge, St Helier. Coaches will also be available from the Steam Clock, St Helier for relay runners to take to their relay changeover stations.

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Ravenscroft Relay Essential Information

The Ravenscroft Relay Race 2021 ‘Essential Race Information’ can be viewed on the below link. It is important that every runner reads this prior to participating in the race. (Please note this document will be updated in due course and runners should check the confirmed details nearer to race day).

Should you have a question that is not answered on the downloadable ‘Essential Race Information’ pack , then please do not hesitate to email us.

Entry Fee and Runner Rewards

Please read our Official Race Rules before applying to run in the Standard Chartered Jersey Marathon.

Runners in the Relay Race must be at least 15 years of age on the day of the race.

What you get:

  • Access to our free online training plans 
  • Access to our free online training advise 
  • Online Registration fees 
  • £10 donation to FutureMakers 
  • Exclusive finisher medal 
  • Exclusive finisher t-shirt 
  • Access to a finishers e-goodie bag filled with plenty of discounts
  • The Run from Home Challenge operates under a UK Athletics License for Virtual Challenges 
  • Timing chip for accurate results
  • Course supported by Police and Course Marshals
  • Course refreshments and fuelling options
  • Free coach transportation to your relay station and back to St.Helier.
  • We operate under the UK Athletics License
  • St John Ambulance – Medical, Health and Safety Support

Relay Race Section Distances

LEG NAMESECTION DESCRIPTIONKMMILE
1:   St Hell-ierStart to Waterworks Valley4.803.02
2:   Go WestWaterworks Valley to St Ouen Village9.606.00
3:   How the West was RunSt Ouen Village to Les Quennevais Cycle Track11.207.00
4:   The South CircularLes Quennevais Loop via Corbiere7.204.50
5:   The Glory LegLes Quennevais Hockey Field to Finish9.205.75

ENTRY FEES

Please see below the 2021 entry fee rates including ‘early bird’ pricing and discounted rates for runners who are members of an affiliated SAL/UKA running club;

ENTRY FEE
Early Bird to 31/01/21£145
01/02/21 to 31/05/21£160
01/06/21 to 31/07/21£170
01/08/21 to 03/10/21£180

£10 of your entry fee will go towards Futuremakers, the official global beneficiary of the Standard Chartered Jersey Marathon 2021.

Please note that while we encourage teams to run for the official event charities and good causes, we equally respect the fact that teams may sometimes wish to run for charities and causes of their own choice. This is allowed,  all we ask is that you clearly indicate which charity you are running for when registering.

Running Clubs Discounts – We are pleased to offer a 10% discount to running clubs who enter 10+ affiliated marathon runners. We also offer a 10% discount to running clubs who enter 5+ Relay Teams. To claim this discount please contact us at [email protected].

Industry Cups

As part of the Ravenscroft Relay Race, we are pleased to confirm the below Industry Cups for 2021. Teams should make sure that they select their Industry Sector from the below list when the register their entry:

  • Bank Cup
  • Investment Cup
  • Law Cup
  • Trust Cup
  • Accountant Cup
  • Government of Jersey Cup

The fastest relay team times recorded in each industry sector will be awarded the Industry Cup, which will be held for one year.

To qualify for an Industry Cup category, all team members must work (full-time, part-time or contract) for the same organisation. For the Government of Jersey Cup, team members must work for a government department, this will include the emergency services and some schools (where they receive Government funding)

Presentation of the Industry Cups will be done at a date after the event, and all winning teams will be notified of their success by email.

LAST MINUTE CHANGES

As there are many logistics to arrange we would prefer that you organise your teams prior to race day. We appreciate changes may occur so please see some guidance on relay changes and last minute cancellations.

Can I make a substitute before the event?

To change your runners information you need to log into your Race Nation account to invite your runner to your teams page.

If one of my team members drops out at the last minute can we still compete?

If someone drops out at the last minute and you can’t find a substitute, one of your team members may choose to run two legs of the race. Please note that in this instance the team will not be eligible for a prize. If this happens inform a Race Official at your change over point.

Can I make a substitute at the last minute?

Yes. If you make a substitute at the last minute, it is the Team Captain’s responsibility to inform the Information Desk at the start of the race. Substitutes must sign the Declaration before they are eligible to run. In this situation the team would still be eligible for a prize. Please do not make substitutions without informing the Race Organisers and without the substitute signing the Declaration.

What if one of the runners drops out on the course?

If one of your team has to drop out during the course of their Relay Race leg for any reason they must contact a marshal. If they require medical assistance the marshal will arrange this. The marshal will also ensure that the next Relay Race change over point is aware of the situation and that the awaiting team member is informed. The team can continue to run the race but will not be eligible for a prize.

 

A Community Connected

The Standard Chartered Jersey Marathon brings together a community of runners from all around the world and we encourage runners to share their training images, fundraising pages /efforts and run views all on social media.

Tag us in your social media posts with @jerseymarathon and use the hashtags #JerseyMarathon #JerseyMarathon21 #RunForAReason

About Ravenscroft

Ravenscroft, which is an independently owned investment services group with offices in Jersey, Guernsey, the Isle of Man and the UK, employs more than 130 people and has £7.45bn of assets under administration for both private and institutional clients.

Our services include execution only trading, advisory investment services, discretionary investment management, market making, corporate finance services, cash management and the dealing in and storage of precious metals. We tailor portfolios depending on our clients’ aims, objectives, knowledge and experience.  We pride ourselves on getting to know our clients and forging genuine relationships with them so we are able to create value for them in the long term. That approach has given us a reputation for exceptional customer service, integrity and accountability.

Ravenscroft is a significant supporter of the communities within which it operates. As our presence in Jersey has grown so has our support of sport, charities and community events and we are proud to be the main sponsor of the Lions Swimarathon, JS Juniors, Jersey Hospice’s Tour of Jersey, True Grit WetWheels Challenge and the Jersey Marathon Relay Race. We are also supporters of Super League Triathlon and The Weekender.