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Run Heaton Park 5k, 10k & Half Marathon - August

Event summary

Race through the immense green space of Heaton Park. Perfect for experienced and first-time runners alike, the course loops through the park passing the impressive 18th century house, Heaton Hall. Come for the unique finisher's medal or for the lively atmosphere.

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10k
10:00am Sun 1st Aug 2021

Run 10km

Half Marathon
9:30am Sun 1st Aug 2021

Run 13.1mi

5k
10:15am Sun 1st Aug 2021

Run 5km

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What people think
5.0
3 reviews
Did the Half Marathon in 2019
Fabulous day very well organised loved it and was buzzing when I crossed the finish line thanks to all the volunteers who clapped and cheered x… read more
Did the 10k in 2019
It was very well organised,your team members where all very polite friendly encouraging around the course,fun ,i and my friends really enjoyed it and will defo be back ,the only advise I could give is to go give it ago beautiful park 👍… read more
Kate
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5.0
Did the 10k in 2019
It was such a great event, loved it thank you everyone involved, i will definitely return in the future… read more
Frequently asked questions
FAQ
Where can I access my results?
Results are published following the race conclusion on www.runheaton.com.… read more
FAQ
Does the park have catering?
There will be a coffee van on site for spectators to buy hot drinks from throughout the event. Additionally, the park cafe will be open should spectators or competitors wish to buy food.… read more
FAQ
When can I see the event photographs?
Photographs will be uploaded on the events Facebook page after the race.… read more
Route description
Route description

The route allows participants to explore almost all of Heaton Park. Runners will have the opportunity to loop around the circumference of the park's lake before then passing the classic 18th century country house, Heaton Hall.

The Half Marathon route has minor differences from the 5k and 10k, however course marshals will be stationed at all major points throughout the course.

Did the Half Marathon in 2019
Fabulous day very well organised loved it and was buzzing when I crossed the finish line thanks to all the volunteers who clapped and cheered x
Did the 10k in 2019
It was very well organised,your team members where all very polite friendly encouraging around the course,fun ,i and my friends really enjoyed it and will defo be back ,the only advise I could give is to go give it ago beautiful park 👍
Kate
Star
5.0
Did the 10k in 2019
It was such a great event, loved it thank you everyone involved, i will definitely return in the future
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Logistics and schedule

09:30 Half Marathon starts

10:00 10k starts

10:15 5k 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.

Spectators

Spectators are vital to the atmosphere of the day and strongly encourage to come along and support their friends or family.

The looped nature of the route makes it an ideal spectacle for onlookers who can cheer on the participants at both the start and the finish line.

How to get there

Heaton Park, Middleton Rd, Manchester M25 2SW, UK

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Address: Heaton Park, Middleton Road, Higher Blackley, Manchester M25 2SW

Car: There are a number of Pay & Display car parks throughout the park.

Tram: Manchester Metrolink offers free park and ride across its network for all of those using the service. Bury Interchange and Radcliffe & Whitefield stations have trams running to the Heaton Park and Bowker Vale stops, which are within walking distance of the park.

Frequently asked questions
FAQ
Where can I access my results?
Results are published following the race conclusion on www.runheaton.com.
FAQ
Does the park have catering?
There will be a coffee van on site for spectators to buy hot drinks from throughout the event. Additionally, the park cafe will be open should spectators or competitors wish to buy food.
FAQ
When can I see the event photographs?
Photographs will be uploaded on the events Facebook page after the race.
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10k
10:00am Sun 1st Aug 2021
Half Marathon
9:30am Sun 1st Aug 2021
5k
10:15am Sun 1st Aug 2021

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