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Avon Valley Railway 10K & 4K

Course description: A stunning multi terrain course that will be held on a traffic free Railway Path and fields. The course is flat/undulating but not hilly and will be suitable for all standards of runner.

Route: The 10k is a single loop race. The first 2k will be on the Bristol to Bath Railway Path before branching off for 6k of pure off road running taking in wooded trails and the open countryside. All this whilst taking in the beautiful surroundings of the Avon Valley, with amazing views of the Bath Skyline. The return 2k to the finish line will find you back on the Bristol to Bath Railway Path.

The 4k is a straight up and back along the Railway Path.

There is limited free car parking for about 70 cars, so where possible please consider car sharing please.

*Note* There will be NO on street car parking allowed directly outside the Railway Station approach road on the day. Alternatively, there will be on street parking available in the surrounding area. Please allow adequate time to park and register for the event.

All participants will receive a medal for finishing.

The event will be timed.

There will be 10k trophies for the following categories:

1st, 2nd and 3rd Overall male and female
1st Senior male and female
1st Male and female Vet 40
1st Male and female Vet 50
1st Male and female Vet 60+
1st Male and female Under 20

There will be 4k trophies for 1st, 2nd & 3rd overall male and female.

Canicross trophies will be awarded to the overall 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the 10k race only.

There will be a suitably places water station for the 10k runners and the finishers table will be laden with our usual fruit, cakes and treats.

This event will be fully marshalled and First Aid will be on standby throughout the event.

Race dateSaturday 6th October 2018
Starting time9:00am
VenueAvon Valley Railway, Bristol
FacilitiesFree parking, toilets, excellent cafe
Race limit250
Entry fee£17.00
PrizesBespoke medal, 1st,2nd and 3rd male and female, vet trophies
OrganiserDonna King

Race details last updated on Monday 20th August 2018 a 10:22am.


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