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RUN UKAC EVENTS

 
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Severn Hospice Christmas Jumper Run

28th November 2021

This Christmas come down to the Quarry and join hundreds of other runners raise money for the Severn Hospice at the Shrewsbury Christmas Jumper Run. 

This will be a race for all the family no matter of age or ability with 2.5K, 5K and 10K options.

All profit from this race will go to the Severn Hospice.

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The Shrewsbury New Years Eve Midnight Run

31st Dec 2021/1st Jan 2022

Join hundreds of others kick start their New Years fitness at the strike of twelve at the Shrewsbury's first New Years Eve Midnight Run.

Take on either 2.5k, 5k and 10k distance while the sound of fireworks and 'Auld Lang Syne' can be heard across Shrewsbury.

- Professional Chip timing
- Special New Years Eve Medals
- Glow sticks for all competitors

It's time to make New Years Eve fun again!!!

Tickets go live on Monday 6th September at 9am. Places will be limited to 1000 and are expected to sell out fast.

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Bishop's Castle 10K

20th March 2022

We are delighted to introduce the latest race in the Shropshire Race Calendar.

Grab yourself a place on the Bishops Castle 10K Road Race. This challenging course starts by running through the pretty town of Bishops Castle before taking you through the rolling countryside with spectacular views of the South Shropshire Hills.

- Challenging closed road route through an area of outstanding natural beauty.
- Professional chip timing
- A bespoke medal
- Free photo downloads
- Technical running shirt (additional cost)

Due to this being the first race in the town we have agreed to limit numbers to just 600 and allow local residents the first chance to buy tickets.

Tickets will go on sale to residents in the SY9 postcode between 9am on 25th November and 6pm on 28th November. Any remaining tickets will go on sale to the general public at 6pm on the 28th November.

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The K9 Race

27th March 2022

Why let your dog miss out on the fun! Take on the K9 Race and bring your 4 legged friend along for the run. 

A 5k trail route in the spectacular setting of the Pollardine Farm, The Gatten (nr Stiperstones).

- Bespoke medal 

- Doggy treat 

- Free photo downloads

- 5k route trail route with stunning views.

Runner and dog ticket - £20

Extra adult runner - £15

Extra child runner - £10

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West Midlands Zombie Escape Race

21st May 2022

Zombies have taken over Hawkstone Park follies and the safe zone is on the otherside. Do you have what it takes to make it to the otherside of our 5k route of caves, obstacles and mud with your 3 lives still intact?
You will be given 3 flags that will attach on a belt on arriving at base camp. Protect these flags, they’re your “life.” zombies who like to feed on your lives are staged throughout the course ready to chase you and steal your flags. 
Try to survive, if you can... Lose your flags, and you can still finish the course as a runner. 
Look for Safe Zones around the course with water stations and medics giving out extra life flag! 
Venue: Hawkstone Park Follies, Weston Under Redcastle, Nr Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY4 5JY
Age Restrictions: 14+
Costs: 
Early bird tickets - £18 (First 100 people)
Full Ticket - £25 
2 for £40 Ticket - £40 
10 for £180 Ticket - £180

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Church Stretton 10K

11th June 2022

Back by popular demand the iconic 'Beat the Burway' Race will be returning in 2022. 


Grab yourself a place on what is going to be one of the most scenic closed road 10k races in the UK. This challenging course will take you through an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in the town that is nicknamed Little Switzerland. 


What's included: 

- Challenging closed road route through an area of outstanding natural beauty. 

- Professional chip timing  

- A bespoke medal befitting of such a stunning location. 

- Free photo downloads

- Technical running shirt (additional cost)

- UKA rules and regulations with AUKCM measured course. 

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 Bayston & Lyth Hill 10K 2022

10th July 2022

The popular Bayston and Lyth Hill 10K returns in 2022

Take on this challenging 10k route and be rewarded with incredible views of the South Shropshire Hills (an area of outstanding beauty).

- Bespoke metal medals for all finishers
- Closed road route (with part trail)
- Professional chip timing
- Technical running shirt (additional cost)
- Free photo downloads
- Officially Measured route

Standard entry (affiliated) - £16.50
Standard entry (unaffiliated) - £18.50
Standard entry and T-shirt (affiliated) - £22
Standard entry and T-shirt (unaffiliated) - £24

(£2 service fee applies)


Due to the large number of transfers from the 2021 and a strict limit of 400 runners there is only just over 200 tickets going on sale. These will sell out fast. 


Tickets go on sale at 10am on the 31st July. 

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Wem 10K 2022

25th September 2022

- Fast paced course - perfect for PB’s and beginners 
- Closed road route through the town centre and beautiful Shropshire countryside 
- Professional chip timing 
- Grand stand start and finish 
- Bespoke medal for all finishers 
- Technical running shirt (additional cost)
- Perfect for all abilities 
- Free photo downloads 
- UKA rules and regulations with a AUKCM measured course apply
Entry fees: 
Standard entry - affiliated £16.50
Standard entry - unaffiliated £18.50 
Entry and T shirt - affiliated £21.50 
Entry and T shirt - unaffiliated £23.50

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The Evolution Race

7th November 2021

Can you beat the Clock?

Take on the Evolution Race in the Town that gave the world Charles Darwin.


15 one kilometre laps and a reducing time limit in this ultimate survival of the fittest challenge. Will you complete each lap before the time runs out? 


(First lap 9 minutes - 15th lap 4 minutes, with additional laps until we have a champion if required)


Taking place on the flat 1k cycling track at Shrewsbury Sports Village, this race will be a great test of endurance and pace management but most of all great fun. 

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Escape The Kingdom

Coming soon

As the clock strikes 6pm the van doors will fly open and it's time to run for your life. How far will you get in 24 hours purely on your own two feet? 
Fitted with a GPS device take on the challenge of this ultimate endurance race. You can run in any direction, the only rule is no transport. Whoever gets the furthest within 24 hours is the winner. 
Keep your eyes peeled for further details in the coming weeks.