An Res Hellys
An Res Hellys 10 Mile Multi-Terrain Race
Sunday 26th April 2020 – CANCELLED!
The An Res Hellys takes place in Helston and is organised by Carn Runners and Tri-Logic working in partnership. It is the fifth race of the Cornish Grand Prix Road Racing Series.
Please note: Due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation and following UKA Guidelines we have cancelled An Res Hellys 2020. We will contact all entrants in due course but please bear with us while we try and sort out what we can offer in terms of refunds and/or deferrals as the race committee are all volunteers and as you can imagine to sort out this cancellation is no easy task!
Start Time 10am (Note earlier than last year!)
Online entry only and it is open now.
The route takes runners through the picturesque Penrose Estate which is managed by the National Trust. If you’d like to know more about the conservation work the National Trust does as a charity at Penrose, raise some funds towards this special place, or to start planning your next adventure, visit the website www.nationaltrust.org.uk/penrose
(National Trust, registered charity number 205846)
This year we are pleased to once again have the support of At Your Pace in Helston.
This will be from 8.00am – 9.15am at The Old Cattle Market. Pre-entries must collect their race number on the day. Race numbers must not be folded, cut or mutilated in any way.
Please Note: The registration desk will close at 9.15am prompt and no late entries will be accepted after this time.
Parking will be limited so please car share where possible.
- There is free parking available at the Fairground Car Park about 400m from the Race HQ.
- There are also a small number of spaces available at the Castle Green car park or at the Tyacke Road Council car park.
- There is also some on road parking in the housing estates near the boating lake, please park considerately.
- Please do not park in the Old Cattle Market private car park as this is for Race Officials only.
Marshals will be stationed at the Fairground car park.
First 3 Male and Female Finishers
1st, 2nd and 3rd Male Under 35, Male Vets: 35, 40, 45, 50, 55, 60, 65, 70, 75 & 80+
1st, 2nd and 3rd Female Under 35, Female Vets: 35, 40, 45, 50, 55, 60, 65, 70 & 75+
1st 3 Male Teams (6 to count) and 1st 3 Female Teams (6 to count)
It is anticipated that presentations will take place at 12.30pm.
All pre-entered finishers will receive an event memento. All on the day entrants will not be guaranteed a memento.
The race will be chip timed however all placings will be awarded using gun to chip time. The race numbers will have the timing chips attached to them so lease do not cut, fold or mutilate the numbers in anyway.
Changing & Refreshments
Toilets and bag storage are available at the Race HQ. Food and drink will also be available to purchase at the Lakeside Café. There are no changing rooms or showers. Extra toilets are available at the back of the Lakeside Café.
As this race is part of the Cornwall Grand Prix series it is required to implement certain series race rules. Following a decision made by the Cornwall Road Running Group all MP3 players and personal audio devices are banned whilst running in this race for reasons of health & safety, both yours and other competitors. When you wear such a device you are unable to hear other competitors, cars, bicycles or marshal’s instructions. Marshals will be placed around the route who will be noting any individuals wearing personal audio devices. If you are found to be wearing such a device you will be disqualified from the race.
Please also note that dogs, wheelchairs, wheeled carriages and cycles are banned and competitors cannot be accompanied or followed, either on foot or by vehicular conveyance of any description.
Directions to An Res Hellys Race HQ and Parking
Come in to Helston past Lidl and turn right at the first roundabout. Race HQ is on your right hand side and parking is on your left hand side.
Come in to Helston and go straight on at first two roundabouts. At the third roundabout (double roundabouts) head straight on towards the town centre past Tesco on your left and turn right at the traffic lights. Continue down the hill bearing left at the bottom and then turn right at the next roundabout (at Spar). Continue down the hill and turn left at the next roundabout. Race HQ is on your right hand side and parking is on your left hand side.
Come in to Helston and bear right at the first roundabout. At the second roundabout (double roundabouts) head straight on towards the town centre past Tesco on your left and turn right at the traffic lights. Continue down the hill bearing left at the bottom and then turn right at the next roundabout (at Spar). Continue down the hill and turn left at the next roundabout. Race HQ is on your right hand side and parking is on your left hand side.
Race HQ – Old Cattle Market, Helston, TR13 0SR