Running Events in Leicester, East Midlands

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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
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
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
JUL24
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The Nottingham 5k Summer Series – Race 3
Colwick, East Midlands, United Kingdom

Get involved in the third of this 4 race summer series. This monthly event takes place on Wednesday evenings and is great for runners of all abilities. Start here to begin your running journey or just come to lay down some PBs. Expect a pleasant twilight run, finisher's medal and goodies.

£10 - £12
The Nottingham 5k Summer Series – Race 3
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
JUL23
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The Derby Summer 5k Series Race 3
Derby, East Midlands, United Kingdom

Join us for the return of this Tuesday night summer series around the picturesque Darley Park. The event will welcome runners of all standards, including beginners. Part of a four-race series.

There are also prizes and trophies for winners and winners of vet categories, plus team prizes and a special series prize for 1st Male and 1st Female. Points scored in each race count towards the overall Series prizes (the first 100 male and female finishers in each race score points), with points awarded for race positions and the best three races to count towards series results.

You can enter a single race or save money by purchasing a three race season ticket or a series entry.

£10 - £12
The Derby Summer 5k Series Race 3
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
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
AUG28
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The Nottingham 5k Summer Series - Race 4
Colwick, East Midlands, United Kingdom

Get involved in the fourth of this 4 race summer series. This monthly event takes place on Wednesday evenings and is great for runners of all abilities. Start here to begin your running journey or just come to lay down some PBs. Expect a pleasant twilight run, finisher's medal and goodies.

£10 - £12
The Nottingham 5k Summer Series - Race 4
OCT4
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The Night Trail
Loughborough, East Midlands, United Kingdom

"How glow can you go?"

The Night Trail is an approximately 5 mile trail run, lit by glow sticks and fairy lights to create an amazing atmosphere and spectacle! Join us for this great event.

£14 - £16
The Night Trail
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
AUG20
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The Derby Summer 5k Series Race Four
Derby, East Midlands, United Kingdom

Join us for the return of this Tuesday night summer series around the picturesque Darley Park. The event will welcome runners of all standards, including beginners. Part of a four-race series.

There are also prizes and trophies for winners and winners of vet categories, plus team prizes and a special series prize for 1st Male and 1st Female. Points scored in each race count towards the overall Series prizes (the first 100 male and female finishers in each race score points), with points awarded for race positions and the best three races to count towards series results.

£10 - £12
The Derby Summer 5k Series Race Four
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
SEP15
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Cransley Hospice Road Races
Kettering, East Midlands, United Kingdom

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
SEP1
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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
SEP29
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Ikano Bank Robin Hood Half Marathon
Nottingham, East Midlands, United Kingdom

The Robin Hood Marathon, is a race in Nottingham, England held every year since 1981. The race today incorporates a half-marathon, and a fun-run, in addition to the full marathon.

The Nottingham Post Corporate Challenge is a fantastic event but more importantly it is an opportunity for businesses to give back to the community we live and work in. With the corporate challenge you get to run in a mass participation race with your colleagues or friends and raise money for good causes, have fun and get fit. Everyone wins!

£13.95 - £81
Ikano Bank Robin Hood Half Marathon
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
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
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
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
NOV6
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The Nottingham 5k Winter Series - Race 1
Nottingham, East Midlands, United Kingdom

Following a successful debut in the Nottingham Winter Series returns again.

The races are flat out and back along the embankment and welcomes runners of all standards, including beginners. Part of a four-race series.

£10 - £12
The Nottingham 5k Winter Series - Race 1
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
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
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
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
NOV30
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Nottingham Christmas Marathon, Half, 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run
Nottingham, East Midlands, United Kingdom

Join the Time2RunEvents Team for this Festive 2 Days of Running around the National Water Sports Center in Nottingham. Both Days There will be Live Music, Great Atmosphere with grandstand Finish, Open to all Abilities with a 7 Hour Cut off Marathon & 4 Hour Half.

You must be 12 years and over for the 5k and 17 years & Over For The Half & 18 Years & Over For Full Marathon.

Please note: 2019 Chips/Race Numbers & Instructions Will be Posted Out 2 Weeks Before the Event There is No Need to Register on the Day Go Straight to the Start.

£6 - £38
Nottingham Christmas Marathon, Half, 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run
DEC4
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The Nottingham 5k Winter Series - Race 2
Nottingham, East Midlands, United Kingdom

Following a successful debut the Nottingham Winter Series returns again.

The races are flat out and back along the embankment and welcomes runners of all standards, including beginners. Part of a four-race series.

There are also prizes and trophies for winners and winners of vet categories, plus team prizes and a special series prize for 1st Male and 1st Female. Points scored in each race count towards the overall Series prizes (the first 100 male and female finishers in each race score points), with points awarded for race positions and the best three races to count towards series results.

£10 - £12
The Nottingham 5k Winter Series - Race 2
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
JAN8
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Nottingham 5k Winter Series - Race 3
Nottingham, East Midlands, United Kingdom

Following a successful debut the Nottingham Winter Series returns again.

The races are flat out and back along the embankment and welcomes runners of all standards, including beginners. Part of a four-race series.

£10 - £12
Nottingham 5k Winter Series - Race 3
FEB5
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Nottingham 5k Winter Series - Race 4
Nottingham, East Midlands, United Kingdom

Following a successful debut the Nottingham Winter Series returns again. The races are flat out and back along the embankment and welcomes runners of all standards, including beginners. Part of a four-race series.

There are also prizes and trophies for winners and winners of vet categories, plus team prizes and a special series prize for 1st Male and 1st Female. Points scored in each race count towards the overall Series prizes (the first 100 male and female finishers in each race score points), with points awarded for race positions and the best three races to count towards series results.

£10 - £12
Nottingham 5k Winter Series - Race 4
FEB9
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The Nottingham 5k and 10k Winter Warmer Run
Nottingham, East 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 Nottingham 5k and 10k Winter Warmer Run
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
JAN12
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The Oundle New Year 10k & 5k
Oundle, East Midlands, United Kingdom

Looking to get fit in the New Year? Then why not join us in the historic market town of Oundle, for the Oundle New Year 10k. Also new for this year we will be offering a 5k option!

The race is ideal for those new to running or anyone looking to get the New Year off to a flying start. The route follows a scenic course around the gently undulating wide, quiet country lanes in and around the pretty Norhamptonshire villages surrounding Oundle.

The race is a fundraiser for Oundle Primary School organised by Nice Work.

£3 - £18
The Oundle New Year 10k & 5k
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
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
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
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
JUL19
Tara Kinder Memorial 10K
Derby, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Its multi terrain, flat. Its fast. Its friendly. Its old school 10K running at its best (although it does have chip-timing!). The Tara Kinder Memorial 10K is a non-profit making event.

Held entirely within the scenic grounds of Elvaston Castle Country Park.

£12 - £14
Tara Kinder Memorial 10K
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
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
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
SEP8
Two Counties Half Marathon
East Carlton, East Midlands, United Kingdom

A Half Marathon run on roads, that starts and finishes at East Carlton Country Park, the event takes place in the picturesque countryside of North Northamptonshire and South Leicestershire. This is the second running of this event, the inaugural event took place in September 2017. The Event is chip timed and is an accredited and measured course.

£25 - £27
Two Counties Half Marathon
JUL28
Wellingborough 5
Wellingborough, East Midlands, United Kingdom

Since 1998, the club has been proud to host our own event, the Wellingborough 5. The race is part of the Northamptonshire Athletics Associations Northamptonshire Road Race League.

£16 - £18
Wellingborough 5

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