BARBADOS ROAD RACE CALENDAR 2018

(1st Edition)

 JANUARY

                Joseph Payne Memorial Classic 2017:  5K Sat. 27th (4:45 PM)

                Route: First 700 m and final 600 m on Stadium track, 3700 m on the road in the Spooners Hill-Bush Hall area

For registration & other info please see https://sites.google.com/site/cwfoundationcorp/

Contact: Mr. Charles Walcott: cwfoundationinc@gmail.com

 

FEBRUARY

Colin Husdon Great Train Hike (40 Km): Sun. 18th (6:00 AM)

Route: Independence Square Bridgetown to Belleplaine, St. Andrew (40Km)

Contact: Sandra Archer thro’ Barbados National Trust; Tel: 426-2421, www.barbadosnationaltrust.org

 

Holetown Festival 7K Sun. 18th (Run start 4:15 PM/Walk start 3:30 PM)

Start/Finish Holetow. New Route in development.

For details/updates, please visit https://www.holetownfestivalbarbados.org/festival-schedule

 

BFIT Age Group Mixed Relay & ITU/CAMTRI Elite Sprint Championship Sun. 18th 6:00 AM

 

The Villages at Coverley 5K Run/Walk: Sun. 25th (6:00 AM)

Route: Confined to the Villages. Contact: Tracia Mascoll: tmascoll@villagesatcoverley.net

 

MARCH

RBC/UWI Race for the Kids 5K Run/Walk Sun. 11th (4:00 PM)

Contact: Keri T Mapp; 467 4000 Ext 64132; keri.mapp@rbc.com; Register at: www.rbcraceforthekidsbarbados.com

 

                APRIL

Oistins Fish Festival 10K Run/Walk Mon. 2nd (6:00 AM)

Start: Independence Square to Oistins via Highway 7. Register at start on race day from 5:00 AM

Contact: Jasperbladesnew@hotmail.com or 825-6102

 

Harrison College Key Club 5K Colour Run Mon. 2nd April (3:30 PM)

Start/Finish: Harrison College

 

Melanie Kristin Price Foundation 5K Road Run/Walk: Sun. 8th (4:00 PM)

Start/Finish; Queens College School; Route: Halls, Oxnards, Wanstead Heights, UWI Hill, Hinds hill, Husbands Terrace

Contact: Yvette Oxley; Tel: 829-8074/827-5244 email info@mkpfoundation.org

 

MAY

Barbados Hiking Hiking Association Hill Challenge “To Hill & Back” (20.6 Km) Tues. 2nd (6:00 AM)

                NOTE: 63% off-road (trail); Contact Sandra Archer, hikebarbados@gmail.com  Tel: 230-4583

               

                Island Fitness Center 5K Run/Walk: Sun. 6th (4:30 PM

Start/Finish: Pelican Village; Route; Prescod Blvd (Harbour), Elsie Payne Roundabout, Princess Alice Highway, Hincks St, Prince Alfred St, Broad St, Charles Duncan O’Neale Bridge, Probyn St, Chamberlain Bridge, Wharf Rd, Hincks St, Mortuary Rd (between Post Office & Cheapside Market), Cheapside Rd, Redman Rd. Race Director: Dave Waldrom; Contact: Lizette Ward, Tel: 851 8439 email lizettekward@gmail.com. Registration at Island Fitness Center, Pelican Village from 20th to 5th May, 2017

 

QEH Nurses Committee 5K Run/Walk: Sat. 12th (6:00 AM)

Details to follow

                Contact:  Deborah Holder; Tel: 436-6450 Ext 6801 or Whatapp 261 3792 

 

                Diabetes – Hypertension 5K Run/Walk: Postponed 

                Start/Finish location & route details will follow

                Contact: Diabetes Association Beckles Rd, 437-2285or 427 9338; email: dab40a@gmail.com

 

Mid-Year Half Marathon (21.1 Km): Sun 27th (4:30 AM) – ORGANISATIONAL DETAILS TO FOLLOW

Route: OUT-BOUND: Bay Street Esplanade, Bay Street, Chamberlain Bridge, Wharf Road, Hincks Street, Princess Alice Highway, Spring Garden Highway,  Brighton Junction [TURN]RETURN (IN-BOUND): Brighton, Spring Garden Highway, Holborn, President Kennedy Drive, Westbury Road, Baxters Road, Tudor Street, Milk Market, Broad Street, Charles Duncan O’Neale Bridge, Probyn Street to Bay Street Esplanade.

Contact:

 

 

 

JUNE

                Ellerton Wesleyan Church: “THESE FIELDS AND HILLS” 5K Run/Walk Sun. 10th (4:00 PM)

Route: Start/Finish at Eustace Lashley Road, Ellerton, St. George. Route: Waverley Cot, Brighton, Buttlals, Turn Pike, Eastlynne Hill

Contact: Rev. Livingstone Trotman  436-3661or Mrs. Diana Dawson ( Office Manager) 435-9159   or email ellertonwesleyan@gmail.com

https://www.facebook.com/EllertonWesleyan

 

               

               

 

JULY

               

ROAD RUNNERS ON ANNUAL VACATION

 

AUGUST

                Step-It-Up Series 2016 Run: 3K/5K/10K Sun 19th (4:00 PM) “For Runners, Organized by Runners”

                Start/Finish Sand Dunes Bar, Belleplaine

                Contact: Mrs. June Rudder, Tel: 244-4346, elitesports02@hotmail.com. Visit elitesports02.com for details

 

SEPTEMBER

                Warrens Run for Hope 10K Run & 5K Run/Walk: Sun 16th (4:30 PM)

                Route (Run): Start/Finish at In One Accord Plaza; Visit elitesports02.com for details

                Race Director: Mrs. June Rudder, Tel: 244-4346, elitesports02@hotmail.com

 

Globeathon: Run/Walk to End Women’s Cancer: Sun. 2nd September (4:00 PM) 

                Start/Finish at Bay St. Esplanade. New route in development

Contact: www.globeathonbarbados.com   facebook.com/globeathonbarbados

 

                OCTOBER

                Annual Barbados National Triathlon (Sprint, Olympic, Relay) Sun. 14th (6:00 AM)

Location: Spring Garden Highway. Contact:  triathlonbarbados@gmail.com

 

                My Lord’s Hill Community 5K Run/Walk: Sun. 14th (4:00 PM) & Kids 2K Run (2:30 PM)

Route: From Kingston/My Lord’s Hill, Martinique Rs, Ivy Rd, Rogers Rd, Howells+Rd, Belle Land, Licorish Village, Mayers Rd, Back Ivy, National  Sports Council Yard; Race Director: Mr. David Oxley, Tel: 250-1075

 

                BIBA 5K Run & Walk: Sat 27th (4:00 PM)

Start/finish: Pirates Cove, Bay Street, Beckles Rd, Culloden Rd, Pine Rd, 5th Ave Belleville, Martindale’s Rd, Jemmott’s Lane, Bay Street

                Contact: officeassistant@biba.bb  Tel: 537 2422

               

                Long Bay Community Youth Group 5K (includes a walk & bike races): Sun 28th (4:00 PM)

                Route: Start/Finish Long Bay Road, St. Philip: Route: Robinsons, Ruby, Duncans, Union, Belair

                Race Director: Mr. Derek Jones (Group Founder/President), Tel: 265-7991

 

                NOVEMBER

                GLO  5K (Night) Run Sat. 17th (7:00 PM)

                 Start/Finish NCF West Terrace;

                Route: Wanstead, Gordon Cummins H’way, Cavehill Rd, Thorpes main Rd, Sugarcane  Ave,Independence Drive, Oxnards, Wanstead

                Race Director: Mrs. June Rudder; Tel: 244-4346, elitesports02@hotmail.com

               

                DECEMBER

                Run Barbados Marathon Weekend 2018: Fri 7th, Sat 8th, Sun 9th (One Mile, 5K, 10K, Half Marathon, Marathon)

                Contact: Island Races Tel: 246 437 2121 or Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. Tel:  1 246 467 3660, www.runbarbados.org

                facebook.com/RunBarbadosSeries

 

                Prepared by: Eric E. Clarke, eecibia@gmail.com Ufukuzo Road Racing Club; Tel: 253 2030

                28th December, 2017