Running Events in Coventry, West Midlands

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Kenilworth Half Marathon
Kenilworth, West Midlands, United Kingdom

A new 2 lap fast course starting and finishing in the town centre and going through Kenilworth Castle

We have a new main sponsor WASPS RUGBY CLUB


The course has a rolling road closure in place.

Every Runner gets 2 tickets to WASPS first game of the season, large 20th Anniversary Medal, Stunning Black and Gold Long Sleeved Technical Shirt plus goody bag..

£22 - £29
Kenilworth Half Marathon
AUG11
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Draycote Water - 10K - August
Kites Hardwick, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Warwickshire's best kept secret for road runners, Draycote Water offers smooth, flat road with stunning reservoir and countryside views.

Running alongside the water, using dam wall pathways and a perimeter service road, you'll find mesmerising views of nature trails, wildlife and boats on the water as you notch up kilometre after kilometre. Some short inclines and downhill stretches keep the landscape changing around you, so you'll not get tired of your surroundings, even as you dig in to the later stages of a race.

£13 - £15
Draycote Water - 10K - August
SEP8
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Draycote Water - 10k, 10 Mile & 20 Mile - September
Rugby, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Warwickshire's best kept secret for road runners, Draycote Water offers smooth, flat road with stunning reservoir and countryside views.

Running alongside the water, using dam wall pathways and a perimeter service road, you'll find mesmerising views of nature trails, wildlife and boats on the water as you notch up kilometre after kilometre. Some short inclines and downhill stretches keep the landscape changing around you, so you'll not get tired of your surroundings, even as you dig in to the later stages of a race.

£13 - £18
Draycote Water - 10k, 10 Mile & 20 Mile - September
JUL25
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The Leicester City 5k Summer Series - Race 3
Leicester, East Midlands, United Kingdom

Soak up the summer weather in the third of this 5k summer series in Leicester. The flat and well-measured course is perfect for speed demons hunting for PBs and for new participants looking to get involved in the sport. Come for the finisher's medal and a shot at becoming series champion.

£10 - £12
The Leicester City 5k Summer Series - Race 3
OCT13
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Draycote Water - 10K - October
Rugby, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Warwickshire's best kept secret for road runners, Draycote Water offers smooth, flat road with stunning reservoir and countryside views.

Running alongside the water, using dam wall pathways and a perimeter service road, you'll find mesmerising views of nature trails, wildlife and boats on the water as you notch up kilometre after kilometre. Some short inclines and downhill stretches keep the landscape changing around you, so you'll not get tired of your surroundings, even as you dig in to the later stages of a race.

£13 - £15
Draycote Water - 10K - October
NOV17
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Coventry 10k
Coventry, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Hello runners it is coming around to the time of the 10k Fun Run in Coventry. The race will start from the Coventry War Memorial Park, Kenilworth Road, CV3 6PT track so that is where you need to head to, if you want to get on with it and enter the race follow this link Coventry 10k Fun Run simple click this registration link, if you want to find out more then please read on.

£15
Coventry 10k
AUG29
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Leicester City 5K Summer Series – August
Leicester, East Midlands, United Kingdom

Soak up the summer weather in the fourth of this 5k summer series in Leicester. The flat and well-measured course is perfect for speed demons hunting for PBs and for new participants looking to get involved in the sport. Come for the finisher's medal and a shot at becoming series champion.

£10 - £12
Leicester City 5K Summer Series – August
JUL28
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Fun Colour Rush Northampton
Northampton, East Midlands, United Kingdom

Thousands of participants start the day off with a plain white t-shirt at registration, then whilst completing the 5KM course getting covered head to toe in rainbows of coloured powder.

Coming to a city near you!

#FunColourRush

£14 - £55
Fun Colour Rush Northampton
OCT27
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Rugby - Half Marathon & Fun Run - October
Rugby, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Through the disused Great Central railway and the closed town and country roads of Britain's railway centre, this is the half marathon you can't afford to miss.

With a fun 1k run for the family too, this is your perfect end-of-half-term day out before all the Hallowe'en and fireworks fun.

£10 - £30
Rugby - Half Marathon & Fun Run - October
SEP8
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Culworth Fun Run
Culworth, East Midlands, United Kingdom

Culworth Fun Run returns after many years absence. This mixed-terrain undulating loop around the village will stand out from the standard droll tarmac-based runs with added incentive of first person across the line also officially opening the fete, which is taking place in the Cricket Field on the same day.

All race entrants have their fee for entry into the fete included so stay on afterwards and enjoy the food, drink and games on offer and help raise money for the village Church and Village Hall.

£4 - £8
Culworth Fun Run
NOV10
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Draycote Water - 10k & 10 Mile – November
Kites Hardwick, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Warwickshire's best kept secret for road runners, Draycote Water offers smooth, flat road with stunning reservoir and countryside views.

Running alongside the water, using dam wall pathways and a perimeter service road, you'll find mesmerising views of nature trails, wildlife and boats on the water as you notch up mile after mile. Some short inclines and downhill stretches keep the landscape changing around you, so you'll not get tired of your surroundings, even as you dig in to the later stages of a race.

£13 - £17
Draycote Water - 10k & 10 Mile – November
AUG22
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Chase the Sun Leicestershire - August
Loughborough, East Midlands, United Kingdom

Run 5k, 10k or the Move Mile around the flat and fast Airfield at Prestwold Hall and battle to get around the course before the sun goes down. This is a perfect venue for testing yourself over a new distance or going for a personal best!

Each kilometre is accurately marked out with distance flags and we have plenty of helpers to keep you on track and to encourage you on your way to the finish. At the end of the race, you will each get a themed medal, water, fruit & flapjack and free event photographs!

This is a chip timed race and all runners will receive an accurate official time!

£6 - £18
Chase the Sun Leicestershire - August
OCT6
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Seco Alcester 10K
Alcester, West Midlands, United Kingdom

LETS DO THIS!

We are thrilled to announce the Alcester 10k is back for its fifth year on Sunday 6th October 2019! Starting and finishing in the beautiful market town of Alcester near Stratford Upon Avon its a race not to be missed!

Starting on the High Street the route takes runners out into the stunning country lanes of Warwickshire for a single loop with two drinks stations along the way, finishing with welcome cheers from the friendly locals along with t shirts and medals for all runners. Chip timing, post-race snacks and race photography all come as standard from Raceways and afterwards why not stay and enjoy what the town has to offer from its many lovely cafes and pubs?

As with all Raceways events there will be a FREE to enter 1Km Kids Fun Run which starts and ends next to the adult finish line and all children receive a FREE medal, so the whole family can enjoy the fun!

£22 - £24
Seco Alcester 10K
DEC8
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Draycote Water, Santa Dash - 10K and 5 Mile - December
Kites Hardwick, West Midlands, United Kingdom

This is your chance to take over the spectacular Draycote Water site dressed as a real running Santa! Yule be sorry if you miss it!

Like no regular run, this seasonal celebration sees hundreds of runners get together, dress up in identical Santa Suits (complete with beard, hat and belt!) and complete a chip-timed 10K. Ideal for runners of all abilities whether you need to walk, jog or run for deer-life.

£15
Draycote Water, Santa Dash - 10K and 5 Mile - December
OCT16
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Pine Challenge
Rosliston, East Midlands, United Kingdom

How far is the race?

You decide! The 3.5-mile off-road loop means your race can be just over 5k or even over 50k and anywhere in between. You decide how many laps you're going to do on the day within the 6-hour time limit. If you're looking to cover a marathon distance, you'll need to complete 8 laps and a half marathon will be 9 laps.

£25 - £48.50
Pine Challenge
SEP24
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Birch Challenge
Rugeley, West Midlands, United Kingdom

How far is the race?

You decide! The 3.3 mile off-road loop means your race can be 5k or over 50k and anywhere in between. You decide how many laps you're going to do on the day within the 6-hour time limit. If you're looking to cover a marathon distance, you'll need to complete 8 laps and a half marathon will be 4 laps.

£25 - £48.50
Birch Challenge
NOV7
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The Leicester City 5k Winter Series – Race 1
Leicester, East Midlands, United Kingdom

Go headlong into Christmas with the first of this speedy 5k winter series. This course is super flat, so PBs will flow for new and experienced runners alike. Earn your finisher's medal for 1 race, or enter 4 and strive to be the overall series winner.

£10 - £12
The Leicester City 5k Winter Series – Race 1
FEB4
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Polar Bear Challenge
Ryton-on-Dunsmore, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Join us for the Polar Bear Challenge! This is a 6 hour running event at Ryton Pools Country Park.

How far is the race?

You decide! The 3.3-mile out and back loop at Ryton Pools Country Park means your race can be just over 5k or, given the relatively flat nature of the course, potentially 49.5 miles! You decide how many laps you're going to do on the day within the 6-hour time limit. If you're looking to cover a marathon distance, you'll need to complete 8 laps (26.4 miles) and a half marathon will be 4 laps (13.2 miles).

£26 - £49.50
Polar Bear Challenge
NOV28
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Oak Challenge
Willesley, East Midlands, United Kingdom

How far is the race?

You decide! The 3.7-mile off-road loop means your race can be just over 5k or even over 50k and anywhere in between. You decide how many laps you're going to do on the day within the 6-hour time limit. If you're looking to cover a marathon distance, you'll need to complete 8 laps (29.6 miles) and a half marathon will be 4 laps (14.8 miles).

£25 - £48.50
Oak Challenge
DEC11
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Poplar Challenge
Ibstock, East Midlands, United Kingdom

How far is the race?

You decide! The 2.8-mile off-road loop means your race can be just under 5k or even over 50k and anywhere in between. You decide how many laps you're going to do on the day within the 6-hour time limit. If you're looking to cover a marathon distance, you'll need to complete 10 laps (28 miles) and a half marathon will be 5 laps (14 miles).

£25 - £48.50
Poplar Challenge
OCT27
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The Cannock Chase Half Marathon & 10k
Rugeley, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Join us for this brand new Half Marathon race using the undulating forest paths and trails in and around Cannock Chase Forest.

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

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

£18 - £35
The Cannock Chase Half Marathon & 10k
DEC5
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The Leicester City 5k Winter Series – Race 2
Leicester, East Midlands, United Kingdom

Go headlong into Christmas with the second of this speedy 5k winter series. This course is super flat, so PBs will flow for new and experienced runners alike. Earn your finisher's medal for 1 race, or enter 4 and strive to be the overall series winner.

£10 - £12
The Leicester City 5k Winter Series – Race 2
NOV14
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Yeti Challenge
Brixworth, East Midlands, United Kingdom

How far is the race?

You decide! The 3.3-mile off-road loop means your race can be just over 5k or even over 60k. You decide how many laps you're going to do on the day within the 6-hour time limit. If you're looking to cover a marathon distance, you'll need to complete 8 laps (26.4 miles) and a half marathon will be 4 laps (13.2 miles).

£25 - £48.50
Yeti Challenge
MAR1
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The Wigley Group Warwick Half Marathon
Warwick, West Midlands, United Kingdom

The Wigley Group Warwick Half Marathon will take place from Warwick Racecourse.

It will follow its traditional route through the lovely Warwickshire countryside providing athletes with an excellent opportunity to compete in an undulating, traffic free road race.

£24 - £30
The Wigley Group Warwick Half Marathon
FEB8
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The Birmingham 5k and 10k Winter Warmer Run
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands, United Kingdom

A chance to lace up those shoes, get motivated, focus on training during winter and run this event with us. So come on, let's do this! Secure your place today!

Our Winter Warmer Runs are proud to support the Charity Shelter and our goal is to help raise awareness and funds for them.

£16 - £19
The Birmingham 5k and 10k Winter Warmer Run
MAR25
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Swan Challenge
Bodymoor Heath, West Midlands, United Kingdom

How far is the race?

You decide! The 3.3-mile out and back loop at Kingsbury Water Park means your race can be just over 5k or, given the flat nature of the course, potentially 49.5 miles! You decide how many laps you're going to do on the day within the 6-hour time limit. If you're looking to cover a marathon distance, you'll need to complete 8 laps (26.4 miles) and a half marathon will be 4 laps (13.2 miles).

£21 - £44.50
Swan Challenge
JUL21
The Monty 5K
Leamington Spa, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Measured 5k multi-terrain course runs on track, grass, shale and tarmac surfaces over the predominately flat terrain.

£5 - £7
The Monty 5K
AUG25
Dog Jog – Coventry
Coventry, West Midlands, United Kingdom

The Dog Jog series are unique 5k jogging events for you and your dog to get fit and have fun. Each event offers a relaxed and fun atmosphere with no times and no pressure. They are also a great opportunity to meet like-minded dog owners in your area. Plus whats more, when you cross the finish line youll receive a fantastic Doggy Bag jam-packed with goodies for both you and your dog, as well as Dog Jog Collar Keyring medal! Dog Jog is all about getting involved, having fun and enjoying the great outdoors with your favourite four-legged friend!

£5 - £16.25
Dog Jog – Coventry
AUG25
The Big Fun Run series – Coventry
Coventry, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Big Fun Run is a series of 5k untimed runs staged within scenic settings throughout the UK from July to October. Run for fitness, run for charity, run for funjust run! Theres no pressure, just some easy moves and lots of laughs. Its all about getting involved, having fun and enjoying the whole experience of the day.

£14 - £16.25
The Big Fun Run series – Coventry
MAY6
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Bluebell Challenge
Nuneaton, West Midlands, United Kingdom

The Bluebell Challenge is a 6 hour running event at Hartshill Hayes Country Park. You can run as many laps within the 6 hour limit as you like. You might run for 1 hour or 6, it's up to you to decide on the day. We'll support you for every minute!

If you're looking to cover a marathon distance, you'll need to complete 9 laps (and a tiny one!) and a half marathon will be 5 laps (14.4 miles).

£21 - £44.50
Bluebell Challenge
MAY22
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Panda Bear Challenge
Ryton-on-Dunsmore, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Panda Bear Challenge is a 6 hour running event at Ryton Pools Country Park!

How far is the race?

You decide! The 3.3-mile out and back loop at Ryton Pools Country Park means your race can be just over 5k or, given the relatively flat nature of the course, potentially 49.5 miles! You decide how many laps you're going to do on the day within the 6-hour time limit. If you're looking to cover a marathon distance, you'll need to complete 8 laps (26.4 miles) and a half marathon will be 4 laps (13.2 miles).

£26 - £49.50
Panda Bear Challenge
JUL21
Hollowell Hill 5
Teeton, East Midlands, United Kingdom

Northampton Road Runners are looking forward to hosting the first Hollowell Hill 5 mile road race.

£15 - £17
Hollowell Hill 5
JUL19
Conti Thunder Run
Swadlincote, West Midlands, United Kingdom

We will once again be taking over the grounds of Catton Park, Walton-on-Trent for the tenth edition of the Conti Thunder Run, the original 24 hour off-road challenge.

Weve come a long way since the first event and wed love you to be there with us to help celebrate Thunder Runs eleventh birthday. We are super excited about reaching this milestone and with your help we will make 2019 the very best Thunder Run to date!

Conti Thunder Run is an off-road relay race against the clock. You will find it physically tough and mentally challenging, but it is an experience not to be missed. The varied terrain and technical nature of the course, the campsite camaraderie and team work, plus the good old British Summertime weather all add up to a weekend of staggering achievements and amazing memories.

£85 - £125
Conti Thunder Run
AUG24
The Big Fun Run Birmingham
Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Big Fun Run is a series of 5k untimed runs staged within scenic settings throughout the UK from July to October. Run for fitness, run for charity, run for funjust run! Theres no pressure, just some easy moves and lots of laughs. Its all about getting involved, having fun and enjoying the whole experience of the day.

£14 - £16.25
The Big Fun Run Birmingham
AUG24
Dog Jog – Birmingham
Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom

The Dog Jog series are unique 5k jogging events for you and your dog to get fit and have fun. Each event offers a relaxed and fun atmosphere with no times and no pressure. They are also a great opportunity to meet like-minded dog owners in your area. Plus whats more, when you cross the finish line youll receive a fantastic Doggy Bag jam-packed with goodies for both you and your dog, as well as Dog Jog Collar Keyring medal! Dog Jog is all about getting involved, having fun and enjoying the great outdoors with your favourite four-legged friend!

£5 - £13.50
Dog Jog – Birmingham
AUG11
Carl Rutt Memorial 10K
Whitwick, East Midlands, United Kingdom

In 2014 we lost a dear running friend, Carl Rutt, a passionate sports man, talented runner and devote supporter of the Hermitage Harriers. The club wishes to remember Carl and pay tribute to him by renaming its annual 10k road race in his honour. Our ever popular summer road race attracts runners from far & wide, of all abilities from first timers to seasoned athletes.

£4
Carl Rutt Memorial 10K
SEP14
Forest Marathon
Henley-in-Arden, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Starting in the Medieval market town of Henley in Arden with its half timbered buildings and the earthwork remains of "Beaudesert Castle" the route passes through the village of Ullenhall and then the magnificent "Coughton Court" home of the Throckmorton family who were associated with the "gunpowder plot" of 1605.

The shorter route then returns to Henley passing huge swathes of newly planted trees and some of the remnants of the Ancient Forest of Arden in the form of "Bannams Wood" and "Clouse Wood".

The main course continues through the town of Alcester settled first in Roman times, but later chosen by the Marquis of Hertford who built "Ragley Hall" there as the family seat.

£13 - £35
Forest Marathon
JUL18
Desborough 10k
Desborough, East Midlands, United Kingdom

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
SEP8
Stratford’s Big 10K
Stratford-upon-Avon, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Were anticipating this year to be even bigger so why not come and join us for one big running party. The route is a course that shows everything that Shakespeares Stratford has to offer with a finish coming past the Bards RSC Theatre. Previous results show that this event is ideal for gaining personal best times which is useful for both experience runners and those new to the distance.

£17 - £19
Stratford’s Big 10K
JUL24
Staffs Knot 5 Miler
Cannock, West Midlands, United Kingdom

We are always happy to welcome new members, whether youre a beginner or experienced runner, just enjoy the road race in the Countryside which is 100% no traffic.

£4 - £14
Staffs Knot 5 Miler
JUL28
Gnome Roam
Northampton, East Midlands, United Kingdom

A fun theme, an excuse for a bit of fancy dress if you like that sort of thing, a bit of Gnomish bling? These perennial colourful garden favourites deserve their own run! Plus we thought it would be nice for a new event to be launched at Northampton too!

£39.95
Gnome Roam
SEP15
The Handsworth Park 10k Fun Run
Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Join us for this 10k fun run through the lovely landscaped gardens at Handsworth Park, Birmingham and experience the great community atmosphere.

Suitable for all ages, this a great event for all the family to help raise vital funds in the fight for every heartbeat.

£10
The Handsworth Park 10k Fun Run
SEP8
Runforjoel Colour Blast
West Bromwich, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Join us on Sunday 9th Sept to take part in a 5K Competitive Race or a 3K Fun Run for all ages and abilities at Sandwell Valley Country Park. This year we have added the option for all runners to join in the fun at our Colour Blast Party.

£5 - £15
Runforjoel Colour Blast
AUG11
Burton 10k
Burton-on-Trent, West Midlands, United Kingdom

The Burton 10k is part of the BDSL League and takes place every August. The course is accurately measured and takes in country roads finishing on one of Burton's main access routes.

£9 - £11
Burton 10k

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