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YMCA CORPORATE CUP

6 MILE RELAY RULES

 

PLACE:

Special Events Area - Riverside Park

6 Mile

DATE:

Saturday, September 24, 2005

TIME:

Check-in 7:15 a.m. event at 7:45 a.m.

Click the Map to see the 6 Mile Relay Course

Rules:

  1. Each Corporate Cup Team may enter one (1) relay team to include five (5) participants; with a minimum of two (2) women and two (2) men participating.

  2. There are 5 legs of the race. The distance and order of the legs are as follows:

    Leg 1 - 1 mile
    Leg 2 - 1/2 mile
    Leg 3 - 1 mile
    Leg 4 - 1/2 mile
    Leg 5 - 3 mile

  3. Runners will pass batons in the exchange zone. The area of exchange is to be 20 yards long. Incorrect baton exchanges will result in disqualification. The incoming runner may not exit the exchange zone without having passed the baton to the next runner. The receiving runner may not exit the exchange zone without having received the baton. Dropping the baton is permitted; however, interference with other competitors is not.

  4. The course is indicated on the map provided.

  5. A runner who has not covered the full course may not cross the finish line as a competitor for team points.

  6. All runners proceed through the funnel in order of finish and will receive a numbered ticket. Each captain will collect runner's numbered ticket and return to the scorerís desk.

  7. Winners will be determined by best team time.

  8. Only entrants are allowed to run the course, no pacing along side.