Run Heaton 5k, 10k & Half Marathon - March
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Race around the scenic Heaton Park in this 5k, 10k and Half Marathon event. Perfect for experienced athletes or those new to distance running, the course spans around the park and past the historic Heaton Hall. Come for the epic landscape or for the bespoke finisher's medal.
10k, Half Marathon, and 5k
Sun 20th Mar 2022
Manchester, United Kingdom
Perks of booking with Let's Do This
The event experience
Based on location and reviews
5 to 20m elevation gain per km
Where and when
Heaton Park, Middleton Rd, Manchester M25 2SW, UK
The route gives you the opportunity to explore almost all of this mammoth Park. Notable landmarks include the Park's lake and of course the iconic Heaton Hall country house, the park's main attraction.
The Half Marathon route differs slightly from the 5k and 10k runs, however there will be course marshals throughout to keep you in the right direction.
Organiser route images
- Chip-timed results
- Bespoke Finisher's Medal
- Free official event photos
- Fruit & flapjacks
- Marshalled course
- Refreshment Stations
How to get there
Heaton Park, Middleton Rd, Manchester M25 2SW, UKGet full directions
Use any of the following sat nav postcodes to entrances around the park. In brackets is the estimated walk time from the start line.
- M25 2GT: St Margaret’s Road entrance (12 mins)
- M25 2SW: Middleton Road entrance (10 mins)
- M25 2SW: Smithy Lodge entrance (12 mins)
- M25 0DL: Sheepfoot Lane entrance (12 mins)
- M25 1SS: Metrolink Entrance (14 Mins)
- M25 1JH: Grand Lodge (20 mins)
By Public transport
Metrolink offers Park and Ride car parks right across the tram network which are free to use for Metrolink customers.
The Park and Rides at Bury Interchange, Radcliffe and Whitefield offer a quick and easy way to get to Heaton Park and Bowker Vale stops, both of which are within walking distance of the park. For times visit www.metrolink.co.uk.
Heaton Park is served by the x35, 59, 90, 135, 149, 156, 164 and 484 buses.
Visit www.tfgm.com/buses for more information and use the Route Explorer to plan your bus journey.
Event day logistics
09:30 Half Marathon start
10:00 5k & 10k starts
Please arrive at least 45 minutes before your scheduled start time in order to ensure a smooth registration process.
Further information will be sent out to those registered closer to the time.
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Spectators are instrumental in contributing to the overall atmosphere of the day and strongly encouraged to come along.
With the start and finish line at the same place, this course is perfect for those wishing to support friends and family.
Where can I access my results from the Run Heaton 5k, 10k & Half Marathon - March?
Results are published following the race conclusion on www.runheaton.com.
Is there somewhere to park at the Run Heaton Park 5k, 10k and Half Marathon - March?
Yes, there will be parking at the event.
When can I see the event photographs?
Photographs will be uploaded on the events Facebook page after the race.
Lovely staff and marshalls and really well signposted. Just a bit hillier than expected and maybe we should have got free parking.
4.0Did the Half Marathon in 2019
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Would it be possible to complete this course with a baby in a running buggy?
Hi there. Just to let you know that you are welcome to run with a buggy. We only ask that you start at the back of the pack to avoid congestion.
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