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Fetch Race Standards

Fetch Race Standards is a challenge that encourages runners to improve their performances across a variety of distances. To gain a standard, you need to complete races at any three distances during the year. Each of your times is converted into a WAVA score, and measured using the table below. For example, to become an Elk, you need three scores that are in excess of 65%. In amongst the animals there are some more serious-sounding markers to aim for e.g. Gold Standard involves getting three scores of 80 or more.

You might notice that other people have different time targets. This is because WAVA is a very clever system that takes your age and gender into account when calculating your scores, so be prepared to get completely owned by someone twice your age, or by someone of the opposite you-know... *whistles* ... thing. Feel free to play with the WAVA Calculator, and look at how your current PB's stack up in WAVA terms.

You need to log in and build your Race Portfolio to see what standard you can achieve.

Typical Qualifying Times For Your Age And Gender

Standard Name Mile 5k 5M 10k 10M Half Mara
Ducksrule (97) 3:49 13:17 21:58 27:40 45:45 1:01:02 2:08:46
Eyupmeduck (96) 3:51 13:26 22:12 27:58 46:13 1:01:41 2:10:07
Uberduck (95) 3:54 13:34 22:26 28:15 46:43 1:02:20 2:11:29
Galacticduck (94) 3:56 13:43 22:41 28:33 47:12 1:02:59 2:12:53
Lunarduck (93) 3:59 13:52 22:55 28:52 47:43 1:03:40 2:14:19
Megaduck (92) 4:01 14:01 23:10 29:11 48:14 1:04:21 2:15:46
Superduck (91) 4:04 14:10 23:25 29:30 48:46 1:05:04 2:17:16
Diamond (90) 4:07 14:20 23:41 29:50 49:18 1:05:47 2:18:47
Spine-tailed swift (89) 4:10 14:29 23:57 30:10 49:52 1:06:32 2:20:21
Frigate Bird (88) 4:12 14:39 24:13 30:30 50:26 1:07:17 2:21:57
Spur-winged goose (87) 4:15 14:49 24:30 30:51 51:00 1:08:03 2:23:34
Red-breasted merganser (86) 4:18 15:00 24:47 31:13 51:36 1:08:51 2:25:15
Platinum (85) 4:21 15:10 25:05 31:35 52:12 1:09:40 2:26:57
White-rumped Swift (84) 4:25 15:21 25:23 31:57 52:50 1:10:29 2:28:42
Canvasback Duck (83) 4:28 15:32 25:41 32:20 53:28 1:11:20 2:30:30
Eider Duck (82) 4:31 15:43 26:00 32:44 54:07 1:12:12 2:32:20
Cheetah (81) 4:34 15:55 26:19 33:08 54:47 1:13:06 2:34:13
Gold (80) 4:38 16:07 26:39 33:33 55:28 1:14:01 2:36:08
Teal (79) 4:41 16:19 26:59 33:59 56:10 1:14:57 2:38:07
Sailfish (78) 4:45 16:32 27:20 34:25 56:54 1:15:55 2:40:08
Mallard (77) 4:49 16:45 27:41 34:52 57:38 1:16:54 2:42:13
Pintail (76) 4:52 16:58 28:03 35:19 58:23 1:17:55 2:44:21
Pronghorn Antelope (75) 4:56 17:12 28:25 35:48 59:10 1:18:57 2:46:33
Marlin (74) 5:00 17:25 28:48 36:17 59:58 1:20:01 2:48:48
Wildebeest (73) 5:04 17:40 29:12 36:46 1:00:47 1:21:07 2:51:07
Lion (72) 5:09 17:55 29:36 37:17 1:01:38 1:22:14 2:53:29
Thomson's Gazelle (71) 5:13 18:10 30:02 37:49 1:02:30 1:23:24 2:55:56
Silver (70) 5:18 18:25 30:27 38:21 1:03:24 1:24:35 2:58:27
Springbok (69) 5:22 18:41 30:54 38:54 1:04:19 1:25:49 3:01:02
Wahoo (68) 5:27 18:58 31:21 39:29 1:05:16 1:27:05 3:03:42
Quarter Horse (67) 5:32 19:15 31:49 40:04 1:06:14 1:28:22 3:06:26
Tunny (66) 5:37 19:32 32:18 40:40 1:07:14 1:29:43 3:09:16
Elk (65) 5:42 19:50 32:48 41:18 1:08:16 1:31:06 3:12:10
Cape Hunting Dog (64) 5:47 20:09 33:19 41:57 1:09:20 1:32:31 3:15:10
Bluefish tuna (63) 5:53 20:28 33:50 42:37 1:10:26 1:33:59 3:18:16
Great blue shark (62) 5:59 20:48 34:23 43:18 1:11:35 1:35:30 3:21:28
Coyote (61) 6:04 21:08 34:57 44:00 1:12:45 1:37:04 3:24:46
Bronze (60) 6:11 21:30 35:32 44:45 1:13:58 1:38:41 3:28:11
Grey Fox (59) 6:17 21:51 36:08 45:30 1:15:13 1:40:22 3:31:43
Bonefish (58) 6:23 22:14 36:45 46:17 1:16:31 1:42:05 3:35:22
Swordfish (57) 6:30 22:37 37:24 47:06 1:17:51 1:43:53 3:39:09
Hyena (56) 6:37 23:02 38:04 47:56 1:19:15 1:45:44 3:43:03
Zebra (55) 6:44 23:27 38:46 48:49 1:20:41 1:47:40 3:47:07
Mongolian Wild Ass (54) 6:52 23:53 39:29 49:43 1:22:11 1:49:39 3:51:19
Greyhound (53) 7:00 24:20 40:14 50:39 1:23:44 1:51:43 3:55:41
Whippet (52) 7:08 24:48 41:00 51:38 1:25:21 1:53:52 4:00:13
Domestic Rabbit (51) 7:16 25:17 41:48 52:38 1:27:01 1:56:06 4:04:56
Pewter (50) 7:25 25:48 42:38 53:42 1:28:46 1:58:26 4:09:50
Mule Deer (49) 7:34 26:19 43:31 54:47 1:30:34 2:00:51 4:14:55
Jackal (48) 7:43 26:52 44:25 55:56 1:32:27 2:03:22 4:20:14
Reindeer (47) 7:53 27:26 45:22 57:07 1:34:25 2:05:59 4:25:46
Giraffe (46) 8:03 28:02 46:21 58:22 1:36:29 2:08:43 4:31:33
White-Tailed Deer (45) 8:14 28:40 47:23 59:40 1:38:37 2:11:35 4:37:35
Warthog (44) 8:25 29:19 48:27 1:01:01 1:40:52 2:14:35 4:43:54
Grizzly Bear (43) 8:37 30:00 49:35 1:02:26 1:43:13 2:17:42 4:50:30
Domestic Cat (42) 8:50 30:42 50:46 1:03:55 1:45:40 2:20:59 4:57:25
Elephant (41) 9:02 31:27 52:00 1:05:29 1:48:15 2:24:25 5:04:40
Copper (40) 9:16 32:15 53:18 1:07:07 1:50:57 2:28:02 5:12:17
Black Mamba Snake (39) 9:30 33:04 54:40 1:08:50 1:53:48 2:31:50 5:20:17
Six-Lined Racerunner (38) 9:45 33:56 56:06 1:10:39 1:56:47 2:35:50 5:28:43
Wild Turkey (37) 10:01 34:51 57:37 1:12:34 1:59:57 2:40:02 5:37:36
Squirrel (36) 10:18 35:50 59:13 1:14:35 2:03:17 2:44:29 5:46:59
Domestic Pig (35) 10:36 36:51 1:00:55 1:16:42 2:06:48 2:49:11 5:56:54
Monkey Toast (34) 10:54 37:56 1:02:43 1:18:58 2:10:32 2:54:10 6:07:24
Prague (33) 11:14 39:05 1:04:37 1:21:21 2:14:29 2:59:26 6:18:32
Something About POSE (32) 11:35 40:18 1:06:38 1:23:54 2:18:41 3:05:03 6:30:21
Lurker (31) 11:58 41:36 1:08:47 1:26:36 2:23:10 3:11:01 6:42:57
Tin (30) 12:22 43:00 1:11:04 1:29:30 2:27:56 3:17:23 6:56:23
Nearly (29) 12:47 44:28 1:13:31 1:32:35 2:33:02 3:24:11 7:10:44
Almost (28) 13:15 46:04 1:16:09 1:35:53 2:38:30 3:31:29 7:26:07
Just About (27) 13:44 47:46 1:18:58 1:39:26 2:44:22 3:39:19 7:42:39
Very Close (26) 14:16 49:36 1:22:00 1:43:16 2:50:42 3:47:45 8:00:26
Cake (25) 14:50 51:36 1:25:17 1:47:24 2:57:32 3:56:52 8:19:40
Kit Kat wrapper (10) 37:06 2:09:00 3:33:14 4:28:30 7:23:50 9:52:10 20:49:10
Unranked (0)

Current Standings Updated hourly

Lunarduck (93)
Mother Duck 
Superduck (91)
Sunbed Athlete 
Spine-tailed swift (89)
RunningBob 
Frigate Bird (88)
Ally2 
Spur-winged goose (87)
James74  benshearer  Mrs Jigs (Luverlylegs) 
Canvasback Duck (83)
Blackers800  gump 
Bonefish (58)
ck1  Toni Gibiino  MDrewett  JB73  .B. 
White-Tailed Deer (45)
Nicholls595  Roadrunner2222 
Grizzly Bear (43)
Silver Strider  Freerun  mugfordb 
Elephant (41)
beavyg  phantom ranch  Dave_K 
Black Mamba Snake (39)
plodding hippo 
Six-Lined Racerunner (38)
Wombling Plodder (Welsh Womble) 
Wild Turkey (37)
louloops  Lemon10  DebbieAB 
Domestic Pig (35)
slowblonde 
Monkey Toast (34)
Spleen  DazTheSlug 
Something About POSE (32)
ishep  BarefootEm  Nywanda 
Lurker (31)
mattykay 
Very Close (26)
Moominmark 
Cake (25)
a7083 

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