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Run Media City 5K and 10K - September

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Get out and join the crowds for an evening race around Media City, Salford. Distances suitable for beginners and experts alike, with a flat course thats great for pushing your PBs. Cruise passed the Imperial War Museum, BBC and ITV studios.

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Run Media City 5K and 10K - September routes

Get down to Media City for an evening race around the Salford Quays, the first in a series of events. The course follows a 2.5KM loop and runners pass by the Imperial War Museum on this fast flat road race.

Course laps:

5K - 2 Laps

10K - 4 Laps

Event Details

What’s Included
  • Free official race photos
  • Chip timed resultS
  • Unique Easter themed medal
  • Water
  • Fruit & Flapjack
Raceday Logistics


19:00 - Start

20:30 - Finish

Please arrive at least 30 minutes before the race is due to start to ensure there is ample time to complete the registration process.

Kit List

RunThrough recommends wearing your best running kit for the Media City Run and don't forget to bring something warm to wear afterwards.


All spectators welcomed at Run Media City, and the lapped nature of the course means there are multiple spots to see your friends and families out on the course.


RunThrough is always looking for enthusiastic volunteers and often reward volunteers for their time with free race entries. Please reach out to them directly or fill out the form in the following link:

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it a clear course?
There WILL be pedestrians, please be aware of pedestrians, cyclists and dogs. We have marshals around the course and signs but this is not a road race, you have to pay very close attention to where you are going. We recommend you do not use earphones and you need to pay close attention to everything around you.
Is there parking?
Yes, there is parking at the multi-storey car park located at the Lowry Outlet Store (M50 3AH)
Is the race chip timed? How do I find my results?
Yes, this race is chip timed and results will be posted on RunThrough's website after the event.
Is there somewhere to leave my bag?
Yes, RunThrough has a secure bag drop at all of their events but it is recommended you bring as little as possible.
Will there be photos of the race?
Yes, there will be a photographer and photos will be posted on RunThrough's social media pages after the race.
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