Running events in Bournemouth October 2018

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Running is the world’s most accessible sport. Park runs, colour runs, 5k, 10k, half marathons, marathons and ultras — all you need is a pair of trainers and off you go. Running events are hugely popular on Let’s Do This and it’s a sociable sport, so get some friends involved and achieve something extraordinary.

If you’re starting small, the 5k and 10k events are great fun and definitely worth doing even if you’re training for a bigger challenge further down the line. Getting used to the atmosphere of an event is important. You’re so much more likely to hit a better time if there’s a crowd cheering you on, people in fancy dress and a big celebration at the finish line.

Find local Running races

Today, with international organisations, local clubs and national events to choose from, there are thousands of races to discover, and we want to help you find them quickly and easily. Below you’ll find selections by running type, running location and some exceptional events to take part in.

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10k Races in Bournemouth October 2018

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The Bournemouth Marathon is Running as it should be. Beautiful coastal views, and a chance to run the Boscombe and Bournemouth Piers with a spectacular finish.

The Bournemouth Marathon and Half Marathon starts in Kings Park before making its way down onto the seafront. The rest of the events start from Bournemouth Prom.

Run along this picturesque coastline and take in the views as you run path both Boscombe and Bournemouth piers.

Bournemouth Marathon Festival

Bournemouth, Bournemouth, GB
Bournemouth Marathon Festival

Starting from Shaftesbury School on Hawkesdene Lane, Shaftesbury SP7 8NU, at 11AM, the race is a single loop 10k on scenic country lanes.

The course is hilly and soon after the start you get to run up the picturesque Gold Hill, made famous by the Hovis advert.

Gold Hill 10K

Shaftesbury, Dorset, GB
Gold Hill 10K

The race is run over a measured course on quiet country roads which undulate through some magnificent scenery. Broad Chalke is about 15 minutes south-west of Salisbury and the race starts and finishes at Broad Chalke Sports Field, SP5 5DS.

Chalke Valley Challenge

Salisbury, GB
Chalke Valley Challenge
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Marathon events in Bournemouth October 2018

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The Bournemouth Marathon is Running as it should be. Beautiful coastal views, and a chance to run the Boscombe and Bournemouth Piers with a spectacular finish.

The Bournemouth Marathon and Half Marathon starts in Kings Park before making its way down onto the seafront. The rest of the events start from Bournemouth Prom.

Run along this picturesque coastline and take in the views as you run path both Boscombe and Bournemouth piers.

Bournemouth Marathon Festival

Bournemouth, Bournemouth, GB
Bournemouth Marathon Festival

f you are looking for a marathon which is off road, picturesque and challenging then running the Clarendon is the ultimate. Our route takes you from Salisbury to Winchester along the ancient Clarendon Way with a few extra turns here and there to make up a full 26.2 miles. More than 90% is off road, with the trail following country tracks and paths - many of which have not changed since being travelled by the ancient Kings and Queens of England.

In addition to the full marathon distance, we also have a half marathon event and this year we are also introducing a mini run of just 5 miles. If you want to join us but are not able to run the full course, please feel welcome to get a team of 4 together and run in a relay or enter the mini and run in with us for the last 5 miles.

Clarendon Marathon & Half Marathon

Laverstock, Wiltshire, GB
1 race
£33£72
Clarendon Marathon & Half Marathon
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5k Races in Bournemouth October 2018

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The Bournemouth Marathon is Running as it should be. Beautiful coastal views, and a chance to run the Boscombe and Bournemouth Piers with a spectacular finish.

The Bournemouth Marathon and Half Marathon starts in Kings Park before making its way down onto the seafront. The rest of the events start from Bournemouth Prom.

Run along this picturesque coastline and take in the views as you run path both Boscombe and Bournemouth piers.

Bournemouth Marathon Festival

Bournemouth, Bournemouth, GB
Bournemouth Marathon Festival

Introducing the Inaugural Breamore 10k and 5k off-road run incorporating The Partner Race.

Lucky us and maybe lucky you. We have got permission to hold the very first running race at the stunning Breamore House. The run will be over a 5k course so 1 lap for 5k and 2 laps for 10k. You can run either of the distances on your own or run with your Partner, each taking it in turn to run a 5k lap. Combined time is your finish time.

The course is completely traffic free on bridleways and estate tracks. There are some great views along the way and yes you are right the best views are from higher ground. The course has some ups and downs but nothing too severe!

Breamore 5K & 10K

Lyndhurst, GB
Breamore 5K & 10K
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Ultramarathon events in Bournemouth October 2018

Stunning ancient woodland, pine forests, ponies and grassy expanses the Pony Express is diverse countryside at its best, making this race a star in the XNRG calendar.

The 60-mile circular route is evenly split into two ultra marathons over two days.

Pony Express

Brockenhurst, Hampshire, GB
Pony Express

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