10k Runs in East of England

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JUL14
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The Salcey Forest 10k
Northamptonshire, East Midlands, United Kingdom

Join us for this brand new 10k race using the relatively flat forest paths and trails in and around Salcey Forest.

The event is open to runners of all abilities, from novices to experienced athletes and is perfect for spring marathon training.

And if 10k doesn't quite suit, why not try the 5k option?

There will be bespoke medals and finish line goodies on offer to all finishers.

There are prizes on offer to leading men and ladies plus a variety of age category prizes and team prizes for both male and female (3 to score).

£12 - £18
The Salcey Forest 10k
JUL21
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Summer 10k Series - July

Join us this summer for a pre-breakfast 10km guided run through the beautiful woods and open ridgelines of the Chiltern Hills! Along the way you will learn trail running techniques and explore this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, famous for its use in filming locations.

The event is easily accessible, just 40 minutes North West of London by rail or road and there is free on-site parking for all runners. All abilities are catered for, so whether you are a new to trail running, just looking to get some miles in an inspiring location, or smash out trails like a pro, you're in good hands.

As with all Run the Wild events, it's a team event so you will be grouped with similar ability runners and led by one of our experienced Run Leaders who will route find and set the pace for you. We walk anything too steep and it's a good opportunity to get some trail running tips from our leaders along the way.

£10
Summer 10k Series - July
AUG11
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Summer 10k Series - August

Join us this summer for a pre-breakfast 10km guided run through the beautiful woods and open ridgelines of the Chiltern Hills! Along the way you will learn trail running techniques and explore this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, famous for its use in filming locations.

The event is easily accessible, just 40 minutes North West of London by rail or road and there is free on-site parking for all runners. All abilities are catered for, so whether you are a new to trail running, just looking to get some miles in an inspiring location, or smash out trails like a pro, you're in good hands. As with all Run the Wild events, it's a team event so you will be grouped with similar ability runners and led by one of our experienced Run Leaders who will route find and set the pace for you. We walk anything too steep and it's a good opportunity to get some trail running tips from our leaders along the way.

£10
Summer 10k Series - August
AUG18
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The Clacton Half Marathon & 10k

The Clacton Half Marathon and 10k returns to Clacton and is held as part of the Clacton Carnival. The Half Marathon is a flat out and back course along the seafront and is ideally suited to runners of all standards.

If the Half Marathon isn't quite your distance then why not try the Clacton 10k? A fast and flat 10k along the seafront which will suit runners new to the 10k distance or those hoping for a fast time.

The Clacton Carnival Golden Mile Fun Run should appeal to sprinters of all ages, sizes and abilities. Test yourself against the best on this pancake flat 1 Mile course.

Bespoke medals and finish line goodies are on offer to all finishers.

£3 - £22
The Clacton Half Marathon & 10k
SEP7
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GoFeral 10K Trail Run, Endurance, Fun Run - September

Take a run through the stunning Estate at Abbots Ripton near Huntingdon.

10k of varied terrain and surroundings - mixed terrain of forest, farm track and fields awaits. A fairly level course should make it pretty fast for you P.B. seekers; although we may not be able to resist sending you up and over our few rare fenland hills! Each participant receives a GoFeral medal.

Fun Run also available on the day at 11am, 5 for children aged 5+, to be accompanied by a non-fee paying adult up to 11 years old.

£15
GoFeral 10K Trail Run, Endurance, Fun Run - September
SEP15
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Cransley Hospice Road Races

Once again, the picturesque village of Cranford will host the annual Cransley Hospice Road Races, sponsored by Western Power Distribution.

Last year our flagship event attracted over 400 runners collectively across the three events; the 10k, Half Marathon, and 2.3k Junior Run.

£5 - £22
Cransley Hospice Road Races
OCT27
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RunThrough Bedford Autodrome Grand Prix – October

Come and run a chip timed 5k, 10k, Half Marathon or marathon around the flat and fast Bedford Autodrome.

Designed from scratch by former F1 driver Jonathan Palmer, there is nowhere else in the world like Bedford Autodrome. Join us for a unique opportunity to run a 5k, 10k, Half Marathon or Full Marathon at the one and only Bedford Autodrome and enjoy the thrill of running a brand new course and racing your way to a new chip timed personal best on this smooth traffic free tarmac motor racing circuit!

£18 - £30
RunThrough Bedford Autodrome Grand Prix – October
NOV9
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Brewery Trail Run 10K

Trail running and beer. What more could you want?! Join us for a fun and instructive 10km trail run around the beautiful Chiltern Hills followed by a brewery tour at the world famous Tring Brewery. After a private tour of the brewery you're invited for a free tasting and not only that, we will include a bottle of beer! Are you a Colley's Dog or more of a Death or Glory kind of trail runner? There's only one way to find out and that's by signing up to this awesome running adventure! If you can run along the Ridgeway then you can drink a Ridgeway!

All our guides are local English Athletics qualified Run Leaders, and incidentally are fans of beer! It's an easily accessible event, just 40 minutes North West of London by rail or road. All abilities are catered for, so whether you are a new to trail running, just looking to get some miles in an inspiring location, or smash out trails like a pro, you're in good hands.

Spaces are limited so sign up quick!!

£25
Brewery Trail Run 10K
JUN30
Nayland 10k

Hello! Welcome to the annual Nayland 10k sponsored by Peake Fitness, and how excited we are to be organising the third event of it's kind in Nayland, this year on Sunday 30 June. We are trying to be greener and careful of our beautiful environment and surroundings this year, so are proposing the following changes:

Reducing event waste and promoting recycling

Promote cupless water stations with Ooho water capsules

Award finishers a wooden, very unique Finisher's medal made from sustainable wood

Reduce and reuse event signage/printed materials where possible

Commit to partnering with local businesses to enhance the event and support the community

£5 - £17
Nayland 10k
JUN30
Silsoe Stride

The Silsoe Stride is set within the magnificent grounds of Wrest Park and neighbouring farmland. This provides for a very scenic 5K and 10K race, ideal for runners of all abilities including those new to running, with a gently undulating route where you can Run, Walk or Jog. Within the 10K race there are a few hills. Our fun, friendly atmosphere ensures everyone has a great time, with a popular Childrens Fun Run also on the day.

£5 - £25
Silsoe Stride
JUL6
Holkham 10k

The sell-out Holkham 10k is back this year as part of a weekend of fantastic racing opportunities.

Tired of fast and flat and want to give yourself a personal best that gives you a challenge along the way? Its time to enter Holkham 10k.

The event is set within the grounds of the magnificent eighteenth-century Holkham Hall Estate. Runners can take in some of the stunning scenery of the Holkham Hall grounds. Theres a mixture of straights and bends throughout the course before heading towards the Holkham Forge. Once youve run past the iconic Obelisk you know youre on your way to that long-awaited red carpet finish.

The terrain is a mixture of tarmac roads and hard track paths on a single loop course. This undulating course is a challenge for all levels of runner.

£20 - £22
Holkham 10k
JUL7
The Marcus Gynn Newmarket 10K

We have named the race The Marcus Gynn Newmarket 10k in memory of our club mate Marcus Gynn who sadly passed away on 11th February 2016. This year we will be making a donation and raising funds for Sarcoma UK cancer charity.

£15 - £17
The Marcus Gynn Newmarket 10K
JUL7
Fen Gallop

Chipped timing event along picturesque flat country roads, footpaths and bridleways of Willingham, Cambridgeshire. There is a 10km race for hard core runners, 4 mile option for keen runners and mini races and sprints for the youngsters. The race is followed by a Family Fun day for all the family.

All proceeds from the day go to the Willingham School Association (a registered charity) and local youth groups. Chip Timing this year is by ChipTimingUK.

£6 - £8
Fen Gallop
JUL7
Harling 10k

Entries for the Harling 10k 2019 are now open, with last year's event being a sell out and limited places available again this year please book early to avoid disappointme

£14 - £16
Harling 10k
JUL14
Thurlby 10K Village Run

he races are usually held on a Sunday at the beginning of July. The races start at 10:00 with a fun run around the centre of the village, this is followed by the main event the 10k road race at 11:00 around the local villages of Thurlby, starting with a climb up Swallow Hill out of the village and returning into Thurlby via Obthorpe Lane after passing through the villages of Manthorpe, Wilsthorpe and Obthorpe. This is a tough 10K for this area, its not a flat course and its one circuit of the local villages.

£12 - £14
Thurlby 10K Village Run
JUL18
Desborough 10k

This is an on road, off road popular 2 lap course Garmin measured set in the beautiful Northamptonshire countryside starting & finishing from Desborough's own tourist attraction at the West Lodge Rural Centre.

One steady rise makes it slightly undulating but still a quick course and every chance for a PB. Hog roast and beer for after, vegetarians catered for, with an amazing goody bag including a bottle of wine, worth the entry alone!

Sure to be an entertaining evening!

£18 - £20
Desborough 10k
JUL21
Felsted 10K

With over 400 runners, this is a very popular annual event, certainly recommended as one of the quicker 10k races on the calendar. The race starts and finishes at Felsted Primary School.

£15 - £17
Felsted 10K
AUG18
Pukka Races – ONLY FOOLS RIDE HORSES

STICK A PONY IN ME POCKET..ONLY FOOLS RIDE HORSES is a 5K / 10K themed Obstacle Race over a cross country equestrian course!

The race takes you over 30+ obstacles, tough hills, water, woodland, some Del Boy challenges and plenty of surprises!

ONLY FOOLS RIDE HORSES is low on the mud factor, but what it lacks in mud it makes up with pure FUN!

£34 - £39
Pukka Races – ONLY FOOLS RIDE HORSES
AUG18
Fritton Lake 10k Marathon Swim Challenge

The 10km is fast becoming an iconic swim distance. We offer you the chance to take on this marathon challenge. Well provide the route and everything else you need, the rest is down to you!

Swimming 1000m and then making an Aussie exit you decide how to approach the challenge. Will you take it easy and enjoy a brief rest from swimming whilst enjoying the spectator support? Or, will you run straight through and plunge into the water for your next lap?

£36
Fritton Lake 10k Marathon Swim Challenge
AUG31
Bedford Twilight 10K

Looking for something different to your normal 10k road race? Then you're in the right place!

Bedford Twilight Runners will take to the streets of Bedford before being welcomed across the finish line in Priory Country Park to an unforgettable party atmosphere. There will be lights. There will be music. There will be a sunset.

£27
Bedford Twilight 10K
SEP8
Thetford Iceni 10k

A 10k out and back run from Thetford, in Norfolk, using the one of the oldest Roman roads in Britain, the Ickneild Way. Friendly 10k event in the heart of South Norfolk. A mix of road and trail running.

£18
Thetford Iceni 10k
SEP8
Langham 10K and 2K Fun Run

The Langham 10km and Fun Run is an annual event organised by the Friends Of Langham School (FOLS), a charitable organisation The route winds through picturesque Constable countryside, and this late summer event is recognised locally as one of the most enjoyable and friendliest. The race now annually attracts over 500 runners, with a good mix of Club Runners of all abilities and those just running to keep fit or just for the fun of it from neighbouring counties and beyond.

£5 - £15
Langham 10K and 2K Fun Run
SEP8
Greater Cambridge 10K

Welcome to the Greater Cambridge 10K Run!

Now in its third year and from the fantastic University of Cambridge Sports Centre base this is a flat, fast and traffic free course following wide cycle paths and scenic footpaths, providing great potential for a 10k personal best. The event is run under UKA rules, is officially measured and will be chip-timed. We are delighted to announce our new partnership with Head to Toe for this event. Head to Toe is the charity for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust (CPFT). After the donation to Head to Toe, proceeds from the race go directly back to Living Sport and the work we do improving health and wellbeing by improving opportunities to be active and to participate in sport and physical activity.

This fast flat route follows two laps, starting and finishing from the University of Cambridge Sports Centre. A mixture of wide cycle paths and footpaths, the course provides great PB potential and a perfect race if you are running your first 10k!

£18 - £20
Greater Cambridge 10K
SEP15
Dedham 10K

The Dedham 10k Run has enjoyed more than 25 years of competitive and fun running for all ages whatever your level and interest in running and has proved popular with every level of runner. The run is set in beautiful Constable country on the Essex / Suffolk border, so whether you are a dedicated competitive runner or a young fun runner, it's a wonderful day out for all the family.

£5 - £17
Dedham 10K
SEP15
Bucks Epic Trail 10K
Aston Clinton, South East, United Kingdom

Bucks Epic Trail 10K is a new event taking place within the stunning Wendover Woods, set to be one of the most highly anticipated 10Ks in England. Wendover Woods forest centre has just undergone a 4.5million re-development. With new car parks and a brand new caf in an idyllic setting overlooking the Chilterns in England. Tough Runner UK is bringing you that awesome experience of a 10K race whilst taking you through some of the unrivalled forest scenery.

£23 - £25
Bucks Epic Trail 10K
SEP21
Equinox24

Equinox24 is a 24 hour mixed terrain race around a 10k loop against the clock. The event is open to all abilities: whether entering to run solo or in a team of 2-8, whether you aim to win or just to take part, this race will be exhilarating, testing and rewarding with a great atmosphere. The 10k route will take you around the picturesque Belvoir Castle Estate.

£15 - £480
Equinox24
SEP22
Hercules Festival of Sport – St. Albans

Set in the historic Roman town of St. Albans, our Hercules Festival of Sport will once again be a wonderful event and an ideal end to your season.

Our swim events will take place in the new stunning Westminster Lodge pool, which boasts state of the art facilities. Our run takes place within the beautiful Verulamium Park and bike routes take place in the surrounding Hertfordshire countryside.

Alongside challenging courses for multisport events, we have designed the line up for the Festival of Sport to offer something for the whole family, including a Scootathon for the budding kid Olympians. The exceptional facilities of Westminster Lodge provide everything that athletes could wish for and the surroundings of Veralamium Park provide excellent spectating opportunities for your friends and family to participate also; so sign them up!

£15 - £55
Hercules Festival of Sport – St. Albans
SEP22
The Jolly Jaguars 10k

This fast and flat road race takes place around RAF Coltishall and is suitable for experienced runners and beginners alike - for the quickies its a chance to record a PB and for those who are new to races, a perfect first race.

The race is now held under UK Athletic Rules. The race now has a UKA License which means the results are now eligible for rankings. Accurately measured course.

Engraved trophies for leading runners and age category winners, and a quality bespoke medal for all finishers.

£13 - £15
The Jolly Jaguars 10k
SEP28
MK Autumn Run
Milton Keynes, South East, United Kingdom

The MK Autumn Run 2019 (previously the NSPCC Half Marathon) has built an excellent reputation over the last 20 years for its high standards of organisation, facilities, marshalling and has become a key event in the Milton Keynes sporting calendar attracting both experienced and first time runners from a wide area. Runners have always enjoyed this event with ample toilet, secure baggage drop, car parking and chip timing.

£20
MK Autumn Run
SEP29
Grantchester Charity Run

The Grantchester Charity teams with the Addrenbrooke's Charitable Trust (ACT) for their 10K run and the proceeds will be go for an improved and new Haematology Day Unit at Addenbrookes. Similarly, the Grantchester Charity teams up with East Anglia's Children's Hospices (EACH) which supports families and cares for children and young people with life-threatening conditions across Cambridgeshire, Essex, Norfolk and Suffolk.

2015 saw the introduction of new courses for both 10k and 3k runs. Both run through attractive farmland adjacent to Grantchester. Importantly, there are no awkward road crossings in fact there are no road crossings at all. The courses are predominantly flat and thus, fast timings are expected. To measure these fast times, it is announced that 2017 will feature chip timing for all participants.

£5 - £15
Grantchester Charity Run

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.

Ready for an even bigger challenge? Take a look at our half marathon and full marathon events too

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