9:15am | Sunday 27th November 2022

 

The Wilmslow Festive 10K is our traditional festive curtain raiser, helping to kick start the festive season – whether you are chasing an end of year PB or looking forward to the festive fancy dress. This race sells out in advance every year!

Starting in the town centre of Wilmslow this one lap course is perfect for fast times ran on scenic country roads, before finishing on Mobberley Road/Sandy Lane.

 

The race is licenced by UKA race licence: TBC

NUMBERS
Numbers will be available for advanced collection from our Wilmslow store a few weeks before the event and will also be available to collect on the day at Race HQ (SK9 1HG). 

Race day instructions will be emailed out 2-3 weeks before the event.

 

 

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🌟 HIGHLIGHTS 🌟
⏱ Chip timing
🏃🏼‍♀️ Pacers from 40-75 mins
🏅 Bespoke medal to all finishers
👕 Optional commemorative technical finisher T-shirt
🥤 Drinks station at the half-way point and the finish
🍌 Post race festive snack
🏥 First aid
🚽 Toilets
🎒 FREE baggage storage
📸 FREE to download race photos
🚘 FREE parking close to Race HQ

 

CLOSING DATE
We will close entries as soon as we have reached our limit of 4500. 

When the race sells out, we do not operate an official waiting list for this event, nor will there be any entries on the day. Please enter ASAP to avoid disappointment.

ENTRY FEES
Including a bespoke medal to all finishers

  • Un-affiliated runner: £21.00
  • Affiliated runner: £19.00

Additional items:
Technical Long sleeved finisher T-Shirt – £12.50 (RRP £25.00)

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PREVIOUS MEDALS

 

 

 

 

 

 

COURSE
The course offers a town centre start with the fantastic atmosphere you would expect in a town centre, passing through the leafy residential streets of Wilmslow followed by the perfect mix of flat running and countryside scenery. The lightening quick first 5K sets you up perfectly for a personal best attempt. Save some strength for just one hill within the 8th kilometre!

This race is ran on fully closed roads. The course has been measured and is certified to be an accurate 10K course | course number 18/563.

 

PRIZES 🏆

Top 5 Male and Female Cash Prizes:

1st - £200 / 2nd - £150 / 3rd - £100 / 4th - £75 / 5th - £50. Plus £250 to 1st place for a course record. 

Presentations will take place straight after the race for top 5 male and female finishers based on gun times.  Vet prizes will be sent out in the post and based on chip times.

All prizes are equal for male and females, they will be awarded to the top 5 finishers as well as the first Vet in all age groups from V35 to V80+ in 5-year increments plus the first U20 (one prize per individual, male and female). 

Top 5 awarded at the finish, vet prizes will be posted out. 

 EVENT TRAVEL 🚲🚘🚂🚌 

Event postcode: SK9 1BU.

Bike
There are bike storage areas at Everybody Leisure, Wilmslow SK9 1BU.

Public Transport
The closest train station/tram stop (on foot) to Race HQ is Wilmslow. Across the road from Race HQ and 0.2 miles from the start line.

Car and parking facilities
Where possible please car share 🚗 to ease congestion, traffic and help save the environment 🌍!

There is ample FREE parking within Wilmslow Town Centre on Sunday’s. The race booklet will have the details of the parking we have secured for the event, or recommended parking areas

RESULTS
Results are available immediately on Nifty entries, CLICK HERE to take a look at all Run North West race results. 

If you enter your mobile number in your race entry sign up, you will receive a text message as you cross the finish line with your results. 

 

OFFICIAL RACE CHARITY
Our official race charity partner is The Christie Charity. The Christie charity provides enhanced services over and above what the NHS funds.


Make every mile count by fundraising for them, for more information or to sign up, click yes to the charity in your registration and they will be in touch. This year the Wilmslow 10K will be fundraising for the Christie at Macclesfield, for more information click here.


The Christie have been one of our official charity partners since 2017, since then you have helped us raise £75,517.99 (figure correct as at February 2021).


 

WATER 

Bottled water will be provided, as usual, for anyone who doesn’t bring their own. We do use a responsible supplier for our water (as well as being ZERO to landfill), their bottles are made out of 51% recycled plastic and are 100% recyclable.

 

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FAQ'S
please click HERE to take a look at our Event FAQ's.

EVENT SAFETY INFORMATION
please click HERE to take a look at our Event Safety Information.