10 May '16, 7pm

Runners DQ'ed for Wearing Headphones in a 10K Race

Runners DQ'ed for Wearing Headphones in a 10K Race

Dozens of runners were disqualified after running the Beverly 10K race in Hull, England, on May 8 because they were using portable music players and wearing headphones. A news story said the runners were alerted of the rule in an email in the days before the race and reminded before the race started. Runners wearing headphones were told in the finish chute that their times would not be recorded in the final results. The Hull Daily News reported that 48 were ultimately DQ’ed. “If runners are wearing headphones then they can’t hear the race marshals giving them instructions and directions,” said Beverley Athletics club president Andy Tate, one of the race organizers. The newspaper is conducting an online poll to see how readers feel about the result. As of May 10, 59 percent disagree with the disqualifications, while 41 percent agree. A few runners quoted in an online news s...

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