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Run Media City 5K and 10K – April

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EVENT POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. Get out and join the crowds for the first in a series of evening races around Media City, Salford. Distances suitable for beginners and experts alike, with a flat course thats great for pushing your PBs. Cruise past the Imperial War Museum, BBC and ITV studios.

How to enter the Run Media City 5K and 10K – April

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Run Media City 5K and 10K – April 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 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

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


Spectators are encouraged to come and watch their friends and family race around the city. The looped nature of the event makes for a great spectacle.


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 the course marked?
Yes, there will be clear markers and marshals throughout the course. However, please be aware of pedestrians, cyclists and dogs.
Can I wear headphones?
RunThrough does not recommend wearing headphones as you should be aware of your surroundings at all times in the race.
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.
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