Race update 01/05/2018
Due to building work at the school this year the October Duathlon will not be taking place. It will return again in 2019.
Only a small race this morning but we hope everyone enjoyed it. The Sun even came out at the end.
Only 2 minutes separate the first 3 men. Danny Gower wins again for the 2nd year running in 1.07.32. In 2nd place was Neil Couchman in 1.09.13 and in 3rd place was Mustafa Huseyin 1.09.43.
The Ladies was won by Louise Walker in 1.21.00. In 2nd place was Ann Fuller 1.21.43 and 3rd was Nathalie Bere-Adams in 1.24.11.
I have posted some photos from this morning race on facebook. Click here for this years results below 2017 Results.
Our last race of 2017 in the team Duathlon relay at the cyclopark on the 22nd October. There is also a solo race.
The 2018 Fast and the Furious will be on the 7th October.
This is the 29th running of the Fast and the Furious Duathlon
On line entries are now closed. Don’t worry you can still enter on the day. All we ask is that you get there for 7.30am to enter
All finishers will receive a event technical t-shirt register.
Trophies will be given to the following
1st, 2nd, 3rd Male and Female overall. First male & Female over 40 and 1st Male over 50.
Anthony Roper Primary School, Eynsford, Kent DA40AA
RUN 5K, CYCLE 23km, RUN 5km
The school gates will be open at 7.30am and registration will start at open at 7.45 every competitor must register at Anthony Roper Primary School at least 15 min prior to competing. Race numbers will be issued at registration.
The race will start at 8.30am so everyone should be on their way home by 10.30am. There will be a race brief 5 minutes before we start.
First Run 5K
See map and you run anticlockwise.
After completing one lap of the school grounds you turn left out of the school and head towards Farningham. Turn left into the High street cross the bridge then left into spare penny lane. At the end turn left into Riverside Rd cross over the river and at the end of the road turn left back to the school. If the school grounds are too wet there will be a small change to the run route
22 km BIKE (1 Lap Course)
On leaving the school you must cross the road on foot before you can mount your bike.
You then head to Otford. Take care going through the Village Then follow the signs to Sevenoaks. Just before you get to Sevenoaks you will come to the turnaround point the roundabout by Mcdonald’s .
Then head back to Eynsford the way you came. Please take care when you go back through Otford as the roads are narrow.
We will have a car following the last competitor so if you have any issues on the bike you will be picked up.
Second Run 5K
On racking you bike head straight out of the school and follow the first run. When you get back to the school you will have to do one lap of the school grounds to get to the finish.
Water will be available at the finish of the 1st run and at the finish.
Please note there is limited parking in the school grounds. Please do not park outside the school as this will endanger the riders coming out of the school
Thank you in advance for your cooperation
The Fast and the Furious course record has finely been beaten in 2014. Set by Richard Stannard in 2010 (1.04.13) was well and truly beaten by a brilliant performance from Carl Ferri in a new time of 1.02.46.