North Somerset AC are entitled to a club entry to next years London Marathon (22 April 2018) and the committee have agreed for this place to be allocated using the following steps.
Any interested athlete/coach/official or volunteer for the club need to contact the Club Secretary, Andy Ballentine, on firstname.lastname@example.org to register their interest by 5pm on Friday 17 November.
If more than one interested person comes forward the place will be allocated in the following order:
- priority will be given to all people that have NOT completed the London Marathon before.
- if there is more than one person that fits this criteria, then their names will be added to a draw that will take place at one of the training sessions on Saturday 18 November.
- Failing to receive interest from any of those that have not competed before; all individuals that have previously competed at the event and register their interest will be added to the draw.
Championship places will also enter in November if you have completed a marathon (or half marathon) in the same time, or faster than the times listed below – these are the official championship qualifying performance times. Your qualifying time must be achieved after 1 January 2016 in order to make an application for one of these places:
|Full marathon||Sub 2:45||Full marathon||Sub 3:15|
|Half marathon||Sub 1:15||Half marathon||Sub 1:30|