City of Gloucester 10K Scenic Run
Come and join us on Sunday 19th May 2019 for our inaugural event:
The City of Gloucester 10K Run will be inaugurated on Sunday 19th May 2019. Welcome to the City of Gloucester 10k Run in the beautiful and historic city of Gloucester, in the South West of England. The real beauty of this challenge and although it is a City 10K Run this event is for runners of all abilities charity, recreation runners, club runners, and Elite athletes.
The course is flat and fast and gives participants the chance to try for a personal best time whilst enjoying a spectacular sightseeing tour. Taking place in the summer, the City 10k Run gives the perfect excuse for friends and family to cheer runners on. This is an opportunity to visit the historic cathedral, or simply enjoy some refreshments after the race in a café or bar in Gloucester or visit the famous Gloucester Quays shopping center
We are also holding a 2K Children and Family Run at 08:30am followed by the City of Gloucester Wheelchair 10K Run at 08:55am and then the City of Gloucester 10K Run at 09:00am This includes the Corporate 10K Team Business Challenge.
A great day out for all the children family and a chance for young budding athletes to race for the top spot, in the 2K Children/Family Run. This will take place before the 10K Race. The 2k event sees children of all ages running with their mums, dads, uncles, aunties and grandparents! Not just a race for children – for anyone who wants to take part in the event day but perhaps isn’t quite ready for a 10K race; the 2k is there for you to get involved! All those who register and take part will receive a finisher’s medal.
The first three Individual Boys & Girls Under 11 years of age, Under 13 years of age, Under 15 Years of age. Will receive a special plaque.
Team Spirit. Friendly Competition. All round Fun.
The Team challenge is open to all abilities and aims to bring people together for a sense of team spirit and to enjoy our fun summer race through
the City of Gloucester for the first year we are looking to develop the challenge for Corporate Teams, it’s a chance to bring work colleagues together for team building and strengthening friendships as well as encouraging a little competitive spirit. We hope to see lots of corporate teams participating in the inaugurated City of Gloucester 10K Run which will be a friendly competition and team spirit we welcome teams to join in the fun. Why not challenge your neighbors businesses, clients to the challenge? The will be a Trophy to the Winning Team in the Corporate 10K Business Challenge 3 to score by the lowest aggregate time.
The corporate team entry will gain you entry for a team of 4 runners at the event, a mention on social media and in post race communications, your chance to compete for the winner’s trophy.
The cost per Corporate Team is £100.00 *Please note that a small admin fee is charged on top of your registration by Full On Sport, who manages our online registration system. This fee is non-refundable. To enter your Corporate 10K Business Challenge the Team Captain will require the Full Name and Date of Birth of each member of your Team also the Name of your Business
The Race Start is on Trier Way opposite Gloucester Park and the Finish is in Gloucester Park off Spa Road.
08:30 am The 2K Children & Family Run
08:55 am City of Gloucester 10K Wheelchair Race
09:00 am City of Gloucester 10K Run
09:00 am Corporate 10K Team Business Challenge
Norman Wilson, Race Director, was awarded the from the World Governing body the International Careers Award in Croatia.
This career award has been established since 2014 to recognize for tireless ultra running enthusiasts who have worked long and hard to increase the profile of national and international ultra running. This prestigious honour recognises the hard work and dedication in developing and promoting the sport over the years. We are committed to honouring the individuals who have paved the way of the sport for the future. During the 2018 IAU Congress that took place on September 7 at Sveti Martin Na Muri, Croatia. Norman Wilson was awarded the Careers Award.