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Folkestone Coastal 10k

£3.00 - £19.00Free injury protection
Event summary

Treat yourself with this flat and fast 10k race along the south coast. Great for runners of all levels, the course starts at Folkestone Seafront before making its way along the promenade. Come for the chance to record a PB or for the finisher's medal.

Your organiser

Nice Work are an event organiser based out of Rye in Sussex, who offer one of the most comprehensive inventory of running events in the UK. From coastal 10ks, to trail marathons, to inner-city fun runs, these events have an ever-growing and loyal community of runners who are in it for the love of the sport. If you’ve ever sat on the fence or been unsure about taking on your first running event, then checking out Nice Work’s offering is the perfect place to start.

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How to enter

Tickets available until Sat May 28 2022

What's included:

  • Finisher's Medal
  • Spot Prizes
  • Chip-timed event
  • Fully marked & marshalled course
  • First aid support
10k
10:00am Sun 29th May 2022

Run 10km

£17.00 - £19.00
Children's Race
9:30am Sun 29th May 2022

Run 1km

£3.00
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Frequently asked questions
FAQ
Will there be water stations on the course?
There will be refreshment stations at the start of the event. … read more
FAQ
How do I attach my timing chip?
Your timing chip is incorporated into your race number and should not be removed. Please place the race number on the front of your vest/shirt and not on your leg or back.… read more
FAQ
Where can I find my results?
Results will be posted as soon as possible after the event on Nice Work's website. Please visit https://www.nice-work.org.uk/races/results… read more
Route description
Route description

The course starts and finishes from Folkestone seafront. From here, runners will head towards Hythe along the promenade before turning back at the 5k mark. The route affords runners plenty of chances to enjoy the beauty of the coastline.

This flat, out-and-back route is also traffic-free, making it a perfect race for those who are relatively new to running, as well as those looking to smash their PB.

The Folkestone Coastal 10k supports local and international charitable causes, and participants are encouraged to run for a charity of your choice.

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Logistics and schedule

09:30 Children's Race starts

10:00 10k starts

Age Requirements

All entrants must be 15 and older to enter the 10k.

Elite Wave

There will be an elite wave for those looking for a challenge. All entrants must be able to run a 10k in under:

  • Male - Sub 36 mins
  • Female - Sub 40 mins
How to get there

Marine Cres, Folkestone CT20 1PS, UK

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By Car

From the M20 heading South or A20 from Dover, turn off at junction 13 and follow the signs for Folkestone Harbour, it’s as easy as that! The site postcode is CT20 1PX and can easily be found on a satnav.

Parking

There will be parking near to the bottom of Leas Cliff Lift. There will be plenty of signs to direct you to this area and do park within the harbour or Leas Cliff Hall walk up to the start.

By Eurotunnel

Eurotunnel (shuttle service for cars with passengers, Calais-Folkestone, 35 minutes). Eurostar international train services from many cities (via Ashford International).

By Air

By air, Lydd Air (Le Touquet-London Airport Lydd). By ferry (via services to Dover from Calais, Dunkerque; to Ramsgate from Ostend).

By Train

For those wishing to travel by train, the nearest station is Folkestone Central Station. You can take a taxi or walk/jog to the Harbour, which will take about 20 minutes.

Frequently asked questions
FAQ
Will there be water stations on the course?
There will be refreshment stations at the start of the event.
FAQ
How do I attach my timing chip?
Your timing chip is incorporated into your race number and should not be removed. Please place the race number on the front of your vest/shirt and not on your leg or back.
FAQ
Where can I find my results?
Results will be posted as soon as possible after the event on Nice Work's website. Please visit https://www.nice-work.org.uk/races/results
FAQ
How old do I have to be to enter the Folkestone Coastal 10k?
All entrants to the 10k must be 15 and older on race day.
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10k
10:00am Sun 29th May 2022
£17.00 - £19.00
Children's Race
9:30am Sun 29th May 2022
£3.00

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£3.00 - £19.00Free injury protection

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