‘Leg It for the Lifeboats 2018’ Fact
is the Event?
The event is a 5k (or 3.5 miles)
Fun Run/Walk in aid of Lytham and St.Anne’s RNLI. Everyone is welcome –
runners, walkers, toddlers, dog walkers, wheel chair and mobility scooter
Sunday 22 April 2018
Registration/check in is at ST.ANNES lifeboat station or LYTHAM lifeboat station from 9.30am.
Fun warm up with Zumba Suzy at
10.45am at LYTHAM lifeboat station
Runners start at 11.00 from LYTHAM lifeboat station.
Walkers start at 11.15am from LYTHAM lifeboat station
is the Run/Walk?
The Run/Walk starts at Lytham lifeboat station and ends at St.Anne’s lifeboat station
is the cost to enter?
Adults £10.00, children £5.00
You can register online or offline. To register online please click the following link to visit the secure booking site 2018 Legit Online Registration
Paper forms are also available from the shop
at Lytham lifeboat station or the shop at St.Annes lifeboat station.
register on the day?
Yes, you can register at either end of
the course, but we hope the majority of people will register before the day to
speed things up so that everyone gets to the start line on time.
will registration/check in take place?
Race entrants should first check
in (if they have already registered) or register at ST.ANNES lifeboat station (behind the St.Anne’s YMCA Swimming Pool) or at LYTHAM lifeboat station from 9.30am onwards.
I get to the start line?
If you register/ check in at St
Annes, you can catch a ride on a classic bus to the start line at Lytham lifeboat station. If you register at Lytham you can use the bus to take you
back after your run/walk. Please note dogs are not allowed on the bus.
there a minimum or maximum age?
There is no minimum or maximum
age. We would ask that younger children
are accompanied by an adult. Toddlers in pushchairs are permitted. Please note
there is a flight of steps to access the beach from Fairhaven Lake to be
negotiated, which will be fully marshalled, at all times. People in mobility
scooters or wheelchairs are also welcome. They will need to do a detour on the
pavements between Fairhaven and the Beach Cafe. This route will also be
need to raise sponsorship on top of entry fee?
Sponsorship is optional but it would benefit the RNLI greatly
if sponsorship could be obtained and sponsorship forms are available for this
purpose on and off line. You can pay in the money you raise at the St Annes
bring my dog?
Dogs on leads are permitted, but please note dogs are not allowed on the
there be somewhere to store my bags?
There is no provision for bag
storage. We suggest that entrants carry a light rucksack or other bag with
essentials for the walk such as a drink and a waterproof.
get a teeshirt?
Yes, when you register/check in at
Lytham lifeboat station or St.Anne’s lifeboat station.
there a prize for winning?
All entrants are winners in our eyes! Everyone gets a Tshirt and a goody bag.
What should I wear?
Please ensure that appropriate
walking/running attire is worn, especially appropriate footwear.
Fancy Dress is optional.
There is a car park at The
Island, next to the St.Anne’s lifeboat station. Ample car parking is also available
near Lytham lifeboat station in the many nearby car parks. Please go to http://www.visitlythamstannes.co.uk/visitor-info/visitor-map
for details of car parks.
refreshments be available?
There will be a cafe and a
barbecue, at St.Anne’s lifeboat station throughout the event for runners and
their supporters. You will also be able
to take a tour of the new All Weather Shannon class lifeboat, Barbara Anne.
Who is the main contact?
The main contact for queries is
Alison Young at email address firstname.lastname@example.org