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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
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
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
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
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
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
AUG31
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Beat the Bore
Gloucester, South West, United Kingdom

Challenging one of natures amazing natural phenomenon, a tidal wave on the river Severn. The Severn has one of the largest tides in the world, which creates the famous Severn Bore

£25 - £44
Beat the Bore
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
SEP7
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The Bronsens Cotswold Classic
Witney, South East, United Kingdom

The Cotswold Classic is a firmly established event in the local running calendar and is once again part of the Oxfordshire County 10 Mile Road Race Championship. Its a beautiful meandering route through a number of Cotswold stone villages. It's undulating with one particularly long climb known locally as the hillzakilla (total elevation gain is 518ft). There is however, a very fast finish with the last mile and a half being more or less downhill from New Yatt. Finishers will receive a long-sleeve technical shirt and a beer at the finish!

£16 - £18
The Bronsens Cotswold Classic
SEP7
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The Brenig Way Run Challenge
Corwen, Wales, United Kingdom

The Brenig Way Run Challenge is a 1 day, fully guided and supported run following the 32 mile linear trail, from Corwen, in the Vale of Llangollen to the Llyn Brenig Reservoir Dam, high on the Denbigh Moors.

£45
The Brenig Way Run Challenge
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
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
SEP14
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The Offas Dyke Path - Northern Quarter
Llangollen, Wales, United Kingdom

The Offas Dyke Path Northern Quarter Run Challenge is a 1 day, fully guided and supported run following the National linear trail, from Froncysyllte in the Dee Valley to the North Wales Coast at Prestatyn.

£65
The Offas Dyke Path - Northern Quarter
SEP15
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Worcester City Run - Half Marathon & 10K
Worcester, West Midlands, United Kingdom

The Worcester City Run brings Worcesters biggest 10K and Half Marathon to this scenic city. Paula Radcliffe, Jo Pavey and Tanni Grey-Thompson all know what a great atmosphere the race creates, join nearly 4000 runners on this autumn weekend perfectly placed to chase a PB or run for a good cause. Take your pick between the Half Marathon or 10k, juniors can take part as well in a 3K or 1 mile course.

£8 - £35
Worcester City Run - Half Marathon & 10K
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
SEP28
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Grimley Raceway 6hr
Hallow, West Midlands, United Kingdom

In a timed race you have 6 hours to run as far as you can on the 1km course.

Enter solo or as a team. Teams are made up of 3 people. All 3 run for the 6 hours (or as little as they want to) Together or at their own pace. Their distances are added together to give us a winning team with the most miles.

Family and friends are welcome to come and supporters the runners. Pitch a tent next to the course and shout yourself hoarse!

£33 - £35
Grimley Raceway 6hr
SEP29
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Cheltenham Half Marathon
Cheltenham, South West, United Kingdom

The Still Moving Cheltenham's Half Marathon is set in the heart of this beautiful regency town and has been designed to show off its splendour and Cotswold charm. Now moving into its seventh year, this popular half marathon has grown in size and is now hosted at the famous Cheltenham Racecourse.

£5.50 - £38
Cheltenham 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
JAN4
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Blade Runner Ultra Marathon Series – Winter
Brecon, Wales, United Kingdom

The Blake Runner Ultra Marathon is a 50km race like no other. See what SAS Selection really takes as you run, climb, slide and scramble your way around the inner most depth of the Brecon Beacon Mountains. The fully marked route is not for the faint hearted. But those who succeed will be rewarded with such prestige as they cross the finish line at the infamous old red phone box, the very place former SAS men have stood tall themselves.

£65
Blade Runner Ultra Marathon Series – Winter
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
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
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
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
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
FEB22
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The Carsington Water Half Marathon & 10k Saturday
Ashbourne, East Midlands, United Kingdom

This half marathon & 10k race takes place around the undulating, traffic-free trails surrounding Carsington Water Reservoir. The route offers stunning views of the Lake and surrounding Peak District countryside and both races are ideal as part of a Spring marathon training schedule.

Carsington Water is also an ideal family location and perfect for a weekend day out.

The race is brought to you by the same team that manages the Tissington Trail Half Marathon - which regularly features in the Runner's World top 10 UK trail races.

£18 - £35
The Carsington Water Half Marathon & 10k Saturday
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
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
JUL26
Newstead Abbey Dash 5k
Nottingham, East Midlands, United Kingdom

The Newstead Abbey Dash will be back again in 2019 on Friday 26th July. This is a little earlier in the summer than previous years in order to accommodate other bookings at the Abbey. We will again be hosting the Notts AAA County 5k Championships, but also look forward to those new to running trying this out as their first 5k road race.

£8 - £10
Newstead Abbey Dash 5k
JUL28
Helena Tipping Wrexham 10k
Wrexham, Wales, United Kingdom

We are proud to bring you the 29th running of the Helena Tipping Wrexham 10K. A fast and flat rural 10k starting and finishing at The Clubhouse, Wrexham Industrial Estate, LL13 9PH. This race is in memory of Wrexham AAC member Helena Tipping

£16 - £18
Helena Tipping Wrexham 10k
APR26
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The Tissington Trail Marathon
Ashbourne, East Midlands, United Kingdom

After a successful debut, the Tissington Trail Marathon returns to run through picturesque Derbyshire countryside for a second time.

Brought to you by the same team that manages the Tissington Trail Half Marathon, which has established itself as a real favourite with runners and often sells out months in advance. We're proud that the race regularly features in the Runner's World top 10 UK trail races.

The Tissington Trail, the site of a former railway line from Ashbourne to Buxton, runs along a 13 mile route from Parsley Hay to Ashbourne in Derbyshire. Surrounded by beautiful countryside, the traffic-free trail is ideal for a cracking marathon and, because the route is slightly downhill on the way back, you've got gravity on your side!

£35 - £37
The Tissington Trail Marathon
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