Mary Poppins

THE GREAT NANNY RACE

MARY POPPINS FESTIVAL – SUNDAY 3RD JULY 2022

Mary Poppins with umbrella and bag

 RACE REGISTRATION – ON THE DAY

Registration Location: Competitors Marquee – Richmond Street.

Registration Time: Registration commences from 9.00am to 10.00am

Race Time: 10.30am

Details: All participants will be required to complete a Registration and Indemnity Waiver form. Forms can be picked up at the Competitors Marquee on Richmond Street.

Each participant must sign the registration and indemnity form and ensure the correct age category is selected. The forms will be checked and the rules of the challenge will be explained once the details on the form have been checked.

Race Categories

THE GREAT NANNY RACE COMPETITORS ASSEMBLY – 10.00AM

The Great Nanny Race participants must assemble at the Richmond Street competitor’s marquee at 10.00am for a briefing with the races commencing at 10.30am.

Participants will be sorted into their age groups.

There will only be four participants in each race. The fastest time recorded from all the races will be announced as the overall Great Nanny Race winner.

The rules will be explained again to the participants prior to the race commencing.

THE RACE – THE GREAT NANNY RACE – 10.30AM

The races commence at 10.30am. A participant pushes their pram along the road until they cross the finish line. The doll must stay within the pram at all times and the participant must not run, push, cross In front of other competitors and no sledging. The participant must not start before the start bell/ call and does not end until the participant crosses the finish line.

THE RULES

  • No running
  • No pushing/shoving
  • No crossing in front of other competitors
  • No sticking with hat pins
  • Or poking with umbrellas
  • No sledging
  • The bear/doll must stay in the pram at all times