Poole 1.5k, 5k & 10k MoRun
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Join in this family favourite in the Poole MoRun. With mini 1.5k, 5k, and 10k events on offer, and fancy dress and fake moustaches encouraged, this event is fun for all. Come for the good times, finisher's medal, and to support Movember.
5k, Mini MoRun, and 10k
Sat 20th Nov 2021
Upton, United Kingdom
Perks of booking with Let's Do This
The event experience
Based on 1,000 participants
5 to 20m elevation gain per km
Where and when
Upton Country Park, Poole Rd, Upton, Poole BH17 7BJ, UK
The MoRun events proudly support Movember, the only charity tackling men's health on a global scale, year round.
Runners will take on 1 lap for the 5k route, and 2 laps for the 10k. Previous event results can be seen here.
Upton Park is a stunning location for this scenic MoRun. This is a mostly off-road route with muddy sections, so it is advised that you wear trail running shoes. The undulating course has some paths between the muddy sections. It is suitable for buggy running but not for wheelchair users. There will be marshals on the course, and markers for each kilometre.
Organiser route images
- Chip-timed results
- Exclusive MoRunning Medal
- MoRunning Headband
- Marked and marshalled course
How to get there
Upton Country Park, Poole Rd, Upton, Poole BH17 7BJ, UKGet full directions
Upton Country Park is approximately 3 miles Northwest from Poole Town Centre off the A35.
Please park your car in one of the Car Parks or spaces outside of the park. Pay and Display Parking in the park is limited to 400 cars, so please plan your journey to arrive in plenty of time before the race.
Morebus numbers 8 and 9 stop at the main park entrance and Blandford Road entrance. The X54, Morebus 10 and Route 40 all stop at Upton Crossroads.
Poole station is approximately 3 miles away. Hamworthy Rail Station is only 0.6 miles away.
Event day logistics
08:15 Registration opens
09:30 Registration closes
09:45 Mini MoRun starts
10:10 5k & 10k starts
There will be a warm up with some energetic tunes before each race.
Race packs will be collected on the day at registration. Please arrive in plenty of time to register and ensure you have your race number confirmation to hand. At registration you will receive your race number and chip, safety pins and dedicated headband.
Fancy Dress Competition
The fancy dress competition will take place for the adults at 9:45am. If you want to be in the Fancy dress showdown make sure you line up between the fancy dress flags by 9:40am latest. There will also be spot prizes for best dressed Mini MoRunners.
The Fix Events
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Fix Events have over a decades worth of experience within the endurance events space, and organise over 70 events per year, varying from running to triathlons to charity events. Their events are well-known for their friendly atmosphere, which makes them great for participants of all abilities and they’re also hosted throughout all of the UK’s major cities - making them easily accessible to everyone. On top of their staple events calendar, the Fix have partnered with charities such as the Movember Foundation, where they delivered over 20 MoRuns throughout the month to thousands of runners.
This is a great family event, with lots of silly fancy dress and groovy music, so it will be great fun to come and watch. You're more than welcome to come along and cheer your friends and family around the course. There's also a strong charitable focus, so the more support the better.
This is a fancy dress event, with special prizes for the best costume, so don't forget to dress up! It is especially encouraged to draw on or wear a fake moustache (unless you've grown one already, that is). You will receive your free MoRunning Headband in your race pack, so make sure to put it on before the race.
Please make sure that your Bib race number is fully visible on the outside.
Am I allowed to wear headphones?
Headphones are allowed, but you must make sure that you are aware of your surroundings and are able to hear instructions from marshals and fellow runners.
What are the age restrictions?
Children are permitted to run in any of the events, as long as their parent/guardian is confident that they are able to finish the course. Parents/guardians must be responsible for their children at all times. The Mini Mo event is restricted to younger children aged 3-12.
Is there anywhere I can leave my bags?
Yes, a bag storage area is located by the registration area. However, space is very limited so please pack lightly. The bag storage gazebos will always be attended, but it is not recommended to bring anything valuable.
Do I need to fundraise for the Movember Foundation?
Fundraising is not compulsory, but anything you can raise would make a big difference. When you enter, you have the option of making a donation. You can fundraise for any charity of your choice. MoRunning supports the Movember Foundation which tackles men's health, focusing on prostate cancer, testicular cancer, mental health and suicide prevention.
Will there be toilets?
Yes, toilets will be available by the event hub.
My child is entered in the Mini MoRun, can I run with them?
Yes, 1 adult may accompany their MiniMo free of charge. Theres no need to register the adult, however the medals are reserved for the kids.
Is there a cut-off time to complete the MoRuns?
There is typically a 1.5 hour cut-off to complete the event.
Can I run with a buggy?
Yes, buggies are allowed at this event however as its partly run along trails, off-road running buggies are recommended.
Is the course suitable for a wheelchair?
Unfortunately, the course is not suitable for wheelchair users.
Can I run with my dog?
Yes, dogs are allowed but please ensure they are on a lead at all times and respectful of other runners.
Can I wear headphones at the Poole 5k & 10k MoRun?
Yes, headphones are permitted but please ensure you can hear the marshals around you, as well as the general public.
Great event, was my first ever 10k and I went on my own and felt nervous. The event organisers and other participants where amazing and friendly.
Did the 10k in 2019
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