Warrington Running Festival
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Join RunThrough for the Warrington Running Festival - featuring a Half Marathon, 10k, and 5k finishing at the Town Hall's iconic Golden Gates. Runners of all abilities will take to a closed-road, flat route, perfect for setting a new PB. Celebrate with post-race goodies & bespoke finisher's medal.
5k, 10k, Half Marathon, and 1 more
Sun 25th Sep 2022
Warrington, United Kingdom
Perks of booking with Let's Do This
The event experience
Based on 3,000 participants
<5m elevation gain per km
Where and when
Town Hall, Sankey St, Warrington WA1 1UH, UK
Half Marathon:9:00am |
The Warrington Running Festival hosted by RunThrough is the perfect opportunity to test your speed at the end of a great summer running season.
The route will start and finish at the iconic Golden Gates of Warrington's Town Hall, and will be run on fast and flat closed roads, providing the perfect opportunity to smash a new PB and explore Warrington in a new way.
Organiser route images
- Finisher's Medal
- Post race goodies
- Marshalled Course
- Chip Timed Event
- Refreshment stations
- Aid Stations
- Baggage drop
How to get there
Town Hall, Sankey St, Warrington WA1 1UH, UKGet full directions
Please plan in advance as local parking options will fill up quickly. Consider parking options within a mile of the Town Hall and walk to the venue.
Warrington Bank Quay rail station is a short walk from the event village and is on the Liverpool to Manchester line.
Event day logistics
09:00 Half Marathon & 10k starts
09:30 5k starts
11:30 Kids Race starts
*More information about race day specifics will be sent out to those registered.
The event village and registration will be located at Dorney Lake.
Please ensure you arrive in plenty of time in order to complete the registration process and warm up.
Runners for the 5k must be aged 11 or over, runners for the 10k must be aged 15 or over and half marathon runners must be aged 17 or over.
There will be a secure area where bags can be left, though it is recommended that you bring as little baggage as possible. Your bag tag is attached to your race number which you can tear off and attach to your bag.
There will be water stations at regular intervals around the course as well as at the finish where flapjacks and bananas will be waiting for finishers.
It is not recommended that you wear headphones during the race so you stay alert to what is going on around you and hear the encouragement from marshals.
Your race timings will be published on the RunThrough results page after the race.
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Given that it is a closed-road race, it is the perfect place to cheer on your runners the whole way around the course.
Where is the start point for the Warrington Running Festival?
The races start and finish at the Town Hall's iconic Golden Gates.
Can I wear headphones during the Warrington Running Festival?
Yes, since it is a road-closed event, headphones will be allowed. That being said, remaining aware of your surroundings is suggested as it is a large race.
When will details be sent out about the Warrington Running Festival?
Details about start times, locations, and course descriptions will be communicated via email or the event website closer to the day of the event.
A great event which was well organised. I totally enjoyed the day and would recommend it.. See you again next year 👍
4.7Did the 10k in 2021
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