The Frome Half Marathon 2019 will be held on the 21st July. All races start at the Frome Town Football Ground at 10:00 am and make their way through the streets of the town and surrounding countryside returning through the Town centre to the Frome Town football Ground for the finish line. Sign up now to guarantee your place!
10k Runs in Bath, South West
A run in beautiful Cotswold countryside on the edge of Kings Stanley, through Middleyard and elevates you to the top of Selsley Common with spectacular views.
Both Selsley Sizzler & Little Sizzler runners will be starting from the Kings Stanley Village Green, and complete a 3/4 lap of the green, before disappearing down some woodland steps into the trees, to join the Cotswold Way headed towards the Stanley Mills.
Come and join us for 1 or 2 days of fun by the seaside!
The 401 Festival of Running is coming back for the 3rd year to the sunny town of Portishead on the North Somerset coast near Bristol. With amazing views over the Bristol Channel, out to Wales and of the Severn Bridge Crossings, watch as the ships pass within metres of the Events Village, such an amazing backdrop to what is fast becoming an event you dont want to miss.
With adult races including 5km, 10km, Half Marathon and our famous Festival Challenge (26.2 miles across the weekend!), plus 4 childrens races there is so much to choose from for the entire family to enjoy.
Enjoy good quality food and drink along with a FREE evening film in our events village just as the sun sets over the forest, this year it's The Goonies, a true classic!
Enjoy bespoke quality made bling (totally worth it!), along with the chance to buy a piece of our event merchandise all with a #bemoreeco twist.
Our events are designed to cater for everyone, no matter if you are a beginner or someone that likes to go flat out. Our events are made even more special because of our incredible volunteers who really add to the supportive and friendly atmosphere of the event across the weekend. Whether you are first or last over the finish line, youll be greeted by a smile and maybe even a hug. We want you to go away from this event with your confidence boosted and feeling great about yourself, because after all, thats what running is all about.
We cant wait to see you in August, its going to be epic!
Starting on the edge of Salisbury plain, near to Bulford camp, in the shadow of the kiwi, this Half, 10 km and 5 km multi-terrain trail run to include, track, trail, and a little bit of woodland mostly flat.
All routes will start at the old carter barracks.
This race is suitable for everyone. This is thousands of people uniting with one purpose - to raise valuable funds for life-saving research.
A fast out and back course with lots of PB potential through Bath's Combe Down and Devonshire Tunnels - disused railway tunnels which until 2013 were sealed and inaccessible. This unique and truly special race takes in many of Bath's beautiful attractions, and also has the longest underground sections of any running race in the UK!
Take up the challenge and take part in a Race for Life event. Walk, jog or run. Raise valuable funds for research. This is beating cancer.
A regular favourite in the TACH race diary. Running through the Bristols lovely Stoke Park on the Eastern flank of Purdown.
Aspire Running Events Ltd are extremely proud to announce a further summer event at the stunning Old Down Estate.
Carnival Chase 10K & 3K
Year 2. We were proudly asked by Warminster Carnival committee to relaunch their Warminster run. This picturesque run will take you down country lanes, tacks and trails. Starting and finnishing by the boating lake. We will be supporting Warminster Carnival with a donation from this run.
Held in association with Flying Monk Brewery, PD Fitness and Malmesbury Victoria Football Club, the Flying Monk Malmesbury 10k is very much part of the Carnival celebrations. An undulating route with approx 1.5k of the route off road down the Old Fosse Way, the oldest Roman Road in the country, the rest being run on the quiet country roads surrounding Malmesbury. This year the race returns to a Saturday event as a pre-cursor to the Malmesbury Carnival.
Starting on 1st September 2015, Ben Smith famously set off on a journey of a lifetime to complete 401 marathons in 401 consecutive days. His feat made headline news and as well as encouraging almost 10,000 runners to share in his journey, Ben raised over 330,000 for two anti bullying charities and raised the much needed awareness of bullying in the UK.
Ben's adventure may be over, but his journey is not complete and the work continues to carry on the legacy of The 401 Challenge. The setup of The 401 Foundation which offers grants to grassroots projects that focus their efforts on building confidence and self esteem along with tackling mental health and self development issues for all ages is that legacy.
So, why not join us for the return of this fantastic event and get involved with The 401 Foundation through their second Festival of Running? The Festival will in the spirit of The 401 Challenge, appeal to runners and non runners, of all ages, sizes and abilities. With a choice of races for the youngsters as well as 5k, 10k and half marathon distances available. Why not test yourself and take on The 401 Foundation Challenge and complete a series of four distance events including the 401 6.1km to complete the marathon distance. You will also receive a special challenge medal! All routes take place in and around the beautiful location of Portishead near Bristol, Ben's home town.
The Saturday event will kick off with the 401 5k, followed by The 401 500m, The 401 One Mile Dash and The 401 Half Marathon. Followed by The 401 After Party, with food and music! Come dressed in your favourite bright clothes and light accessories to help illuminate the course! The brighter the better, be creative!
Sunday will see The 401 10k, as well as a chance for the Young Runners to do the double and complete the 500m and One Mile Dashes. And for those who have entered the festival will finish the weekend with the new 401 6.1km to complete the iconic marathon distance!
Bespoke medals on offer to all finishers plus prizes and trophies available for leading runners in all races, plus top three overall male and female for those who enter The 401 Foundation Challenge!
This multi-terrain 5/10k will start from near the foot of Brean Down, ascending straight into the steep hill to the top. You will then be taken up and over the challenging undulating hills with a gradual descent to the fort which is the turnaround point. The route will then take you along the adjacent side and back down to the finish. The 10k runners will then take on this enduring route for the 2nd time. There will be a halfway water/feed station just past the 5k point.
The route will again be marked out with run route sign signs and orange/yellow waymarker flags throughout the course, ensuring that Brean Down is preserved and not damaged in any way.
Experience a run like no other, in the beautiful setting of the national arboretum
We are very pleased to announce the second of two events this year, with this 5K & 10K event.
Starting and finishing at Grittleton Village Hall, the Grittleton 10km is a fast, one lap, chip-timed road race set in a tranquil village location. The course has been officially measured and granted a Certificate of Course Accuracy and as previous years have provedPBs will tumble!
The annual Cotswold 24 hour race will also be joined by the 12 hour race in running through the night, you can do these races in a relay or be brave and do it all your self. The event is held on the beautiful grounds of the Bathurst Estate just outside of Cirencester in Gloucestershire. And for the first time this year we are now hosting a 9K, 5K and for the kids aged 5 to 17 a 1K race.
The Devizes 10km will start by emerging from Jacksons Close, near to The Green. The route will go down Nursteed Road and head towards Monument Hill before looping off into the surrounding villages. There will be a mid way water station on the course. The finish line will be on The Green with a spectator friendly straight across the field.
This event has something to offer everyone. The 5/10k is an exciting and exhilarating, off road multi-terrain course for the experienced or novice runner alike. Our 1k fun runs are great fun for the whole family, this is open to all ages/abilities. We also have our usual free under 5s 50m dash which has become so very popular, is amazing to watch and a great opportunity to cheer on the little runners of the future.
The Severn mud run is fun, exciting and challenging 5 10km mudrun and obstacle course based just 5 minutes from Chepstow in Stroat (NP16 7LR). The Severn Mudrun runs alongside the picturesque River Severn and is made up of both natural obstacles as well as many of our own.
Whether your taking part as a team or competing on your own, you will be sure to leave with more friends than you started with.
Designed for all abilities, this course will test your physical capability, stamina and mental strength.
This isnt about who can cross the finish line first but about competing against yourself, and having some muddy fun along the way! (all obstacles have a by-pass option).
Whether its your first ever mud run or your 50th, this adrenaline-fuelled event will be sure to leave you feeling full of pride and buzzing for the next one!!
The race will start and finish at Collett Park in the centre of Shepton Mallett, leaving the park crossing Charlton Road down past the towns famous prison and weaving through the streets before escaping onto scenic country lanes. Its a hilly but picturesque route all on tarmac - watch out for the 2 challenging hills along the way!
Officially measured 10k run over a flat, smooth, running surface on the famous Castle Combe race circuit. Safe, traffic-free, multi-lap 10k running event. Suitable for beginners and experienced runners alike. The race starts on the track and takes in 3 laps of the race track before finishing in the pit lane.
The hidden gem - veiled in the heart of the Forest of Dean, Mallards Pike Lake kicks off this trail. Celebrate 100 years of forestry with an exhilarating 10k around the Forest of Dean.
Aspire Running Events are thrilled to announce that the Dark Skies 5/10k will be held at Cattle Country Adventure Park. You have the choice of entering a single lap 5k or a 2 lap 10k race.
Aspire Running Events are thrilled to announce the inaugural Cattle Country Santa Dash 5/10k plus Family Fun Runs and this will be held on the morning of of Sunday 8th December. The races will include a 2 lap 10k, a 1 lap 5k, an all ages and abilities 1k plus our very own free 5 and unders 50m dash.
Aspire Running Events Ltd are extremely proud to announce the Brean Down Santa Scramble. This is Canicross friendly. There are options of either a 1 loop 5k or 2 loops 10k.
Date to be confirmed.
10K road race starting and finishing on The Street,
Frampton on Severn.The course,which is a single lap panhandle shape,has been recently remeasured.
Aspire are very pleased to announce the second of two races of this extremely popular event in 2018 at Avon Valley Railway (Bitton Station) There will be the usual 10k and all ages and abilities 4k on the morning of Saturday 6th October, 2018.
This event is Canicross Friendly. All this whilst taking in the beautiful surroundings of the Avon Valley, with amazing views of the Bath Skyline. Also 4k event.
The Magor 10k is probably the flattest and fastest road 10k in Wales. If you're looking for a 10k PB this is the place to get it! The course is all on scenic country lanes and suits both experienced and beginner runners alike.
Starting from Shaftesbury School on Hawkesdene Lane, Shaftesbury SP7 8NU, at 11AM, the race is a single loop 10k on scenic country lanes.
The course is hilly and soon after the start you get to run up the picturesque Gold Hill, made famous by the Hovis advert.
Approximately 5.75 miles along footpaths, bridleways and country roads to the summit of Brent Knoll, a half circuit of the summit, and return. A hilly multi-terrain race.
What better way to start the year as you mean to go on than with a run by the seaside? An accurate, flat 10k course on quiet country lanes, from Kewstoke Village Hall. (tbc)
Featuring breathtaking views of Avon Gorge and Clifton Suspension Bridge, this flat and fast 10k run is the perfect event to kick off your summer racing calendar.
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What you need to know about 10k Runs
10k runs are very popular, they’re an achievable challenge for anyone with enough training and are therefore some of the most fun and most inclusive events. 10ks are perfect team events, train with friends and colleagues and get a group together for race day.
Find local 10k running races
10ks are so popular you won’t have trouble finding one near you, whether it’s fancy dress for the BHF, or completing the Royal Parks Series (one in every major London park). 10ks are an excellent way to kick off the season if you’re a marathon runner or triathlete, they’re also a fun way to meet new people and get involved for charity.