Dinton Summer Series – August

Thu 9th Aug 2018 • by Barnes Fitness
Hurst, Wokingham, GB
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What you need to know

This series back for the SEVENTH year organised in partnership with Wokingham Borough Council has become a firm favourite with runners of all abilities and 2018 marks our seventh summer season!

Follow one lap of a lovely off-road, traffic-free route around Dinton Pastures Country Park, near Hurst, Reading, to clock up 5km, or go round twice for 10km. Either way, its pancake flat and if you enter more than one race youve a great chance of seeing that PB come down month by month!

Location: Dinton Pastures Country Park, Davis Street, Berks, RG10 0TH

Distances in this event

  1. 10km

    Run 10km
    7:00pm Thu 9th Aug 2018
    £16–£18
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  2. 5km

    Run 5km
    7:00pm Thu 9th Aug 2018
    £12–£14
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Course Maps
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What’s Included
 Minimum competitor age: 16 as of race day. Online entry closes at 11.59pm the Tuesday before the Thursday event.
Course Details

The route is all off-road on a gravel path around the lakes.
All 5km/10km runners will start together. 5km runners run 1 lap, 10km runners run 2 laps.

Raceday Logistics
 Everything you will need for the event (apart from your running legs!) needs to be picked up on the evening of the event between 6.15pm – 7.15pm from outside the Dragonfly Cafe at Dinton Pastures Country Park, Davis Street, RG10 0TH.
Travel

Parking
There is ample parking available in the main carpark of Dinton Pastures Country Park, Davis Street, RG10 0TH.
Parking costs are £1.50 per hour up to 4 hours. You can pay by RingGo as well as in the cafe.

You Run The Risk Of Getting A Ticket If You Do Not Pay For Parking.

FAQs

Water Station
There is a water station for the 10km runners just after the half-way point.

Baggage
There will be NO supervised baggage drop-off, please leave valuables at home or hidden in your car.

Refreshments
Tony from Maurice’s Ices will be with us, as per every year, for your customary post-event Knickerbocker Glory! Also, as you cross the finish line you will receive a BANANA thanks to the lovely Heidi Strickland-Clark of FastTrack FitCamp.

Heidi also has donated one copy of her “Why Weight? How to be happy every day whatever the scales say” which will be giving away on the night.

Results & Prizes
Results will be available instantly as your cross the line with thanks to Rogue Racer. We will aim to do the Prizegiving at 8.45pm – the prizes for this event have kindly been sponsored by Salming.

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