Anderton Boat Lift 10K & 1 Mile Fun Run

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This trail race starts and finishes at the impressive Anderton Boat Lift, also known as the Cathedral of the Canals since it sits in between the River Weaver and the Trent and Mersey Canal. There are plenty of activities nearby, so it is a great opportunity for a family day out.
10K and 1 Mile Fun Run
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Sun, 17 May 2020
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Northwich, United Kingdom
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Anderton Boat Lift Visitor Centre, Lift Ln, Northwich CW9 6FW, UK
Start times
Sun, 17 May 2020
10:30am |
1 Mile Fun Run:
Here's what races are available for Anderton Boat Lift 10K & 1 Mile Fun Run
The undulating trail route starts and finishes at the Boat Lift, which is a spectacular feat of Victorian engineering, between the River Weaver and the the Trent and Mersey Canal. The course takes you around the trails of the Country Park, finishing with a challenging incline.
There will be 2 feed stations along the route.
Please note that 10K runners must be 18 years or over. The Fun Run is open to those of all ages, although adults must run with young children.
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  • Unique Boat Lift medal
  • Goody Bag
  • Chip timing and live results
  • Free unlimited online photo downloads
  • Top 3 Male/Female Runners
  • Vet M/F (Different Age Groups)
  • Top 3 Teams
Anderton Boat Lift Visitor Centre, Lift Ln, Northwich CW9 6FW, UK
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In the main Boat Lift Car Park, Pay & Display parking is available.
  • Up to three hours: £2
  • All Day: £3
By Train:
Northwhich Station is a 15 minute taxi ride away.
By Bus:
There are regular buses to and from Northwich
Address: Anderton Boat Lift Lift Lane, Anderton, Northwich, Cheshire, CW9 6FW
Follow signs from the main carpark – entry is free to the boat lift grounds. Registration will be in the big Marquee in the Boat Lift Grounds, where you will collect your Race Number and Timing Chip.
  • 08:00am: Registration Opens
  • 10:00am: Fun Run Starts
  • 10:30am: 10K Starts
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There are a range of activities to do during or after the race. There is a visitors' shop and Cafe (Tree Top Coffee Shop), as well as an Exhibition Area and a brand new Play Area.
When will I receive my race number and chip for the Anderton Boat Lift 10k?
Please collect these on the day.
Where are the toilets at the Anderton Boat Lift 10k located?
Toilets are located nearby registration, in the boat lift building.
Where can I park at the Anderton Boat Lift 10k?
Pay and display is available in the main boat lift car park.
2 reviews
Did the race in 2019
It was well organised but all the pre-race announcements on the microphone were unintelligible.Good course, well signed and marshalled. The last section is a sharp uphill incline which is tough!
Did the race in 2019
Thanks to all the Volunteers for looking after us , very interesting Course i really enjoyed run it and will be back next year , brilliant Medal as well ,Thanks again :) Alan cragg
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