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Run UKAC Events

Run UKAC is proud to present our line up of events for this running season.
We have something for everyone from elites to toddlers. With races through towns, up hills and next to the sea. In the day and at night.
From Serious Races to Fun Runs... and if none of that is up your street you can always get chased by zombies.


Shrewsbury Point 2 Point 10K

Shrewsbury Point 2 Point 10K
28th April 2024

Smash your personal best in what is one of the fastest paced courses in the UK. Starting up in the village of Upton Magna the race begins with a long stretch of down hill before joining the canal and riverside paths to the Quarry Park Shrewsbury. This unique course is not only be fast but also takes in some beautiful scenary along the way. This race sold out early so book early!

The West Midlands Zombie Escape Race

The West Midlands Zombie Escape Race
20th May 2023

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?

The WMZER is now in it's 7th year and is returning with more frights, fun and laughs than ever.


Church Stretton Running Festival

Church Stretton
Running Festival

Our Church Stretton 5K race is perfect for those who want to experience the outstanding beauty and superb atmosphere of our Church Stretton Runs without facing the Burway. This picturesque race takes in the town centre before entering the stunning Cardingmill Valley. We are delighted to be accompanied again by the Church Stretton Beer Festival in the race Village.

Church Stretton Running Festival 

Church Stretton
Running festival 

Back by popular demand the iconic 'Beat the Burway' Race will be returning in 2023. 
Grab yourself a place on what was voted one of the UK's most unique races in 2021. This challenging course takes you through an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in the town that is nicknamed Little Switzerland. 
Summer evening start and 5K race for 2023!

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Church Stretton Running Festival
50K Ultra Marathon

Church Stretton
Running Festival
50K  Ultra Marathon

We are delighted to introduce our first 50K Ultra Marathon to the Church Stretton Running Festival for 2023. Starting in Shrewsbury take on a stunning and challenging route through the Shropshire countryside.

Bayston and Lyth Hill 10K

Bayston and Lyth Hill 10K 
16th July 2023

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).


Wem 10K

Wem 10K 
24th September 2023

Our original road race returns in this year bigger and better than ever before. 
Along with the mass start for all abilities we will be introducing our first Elite race, with 25 of the best male and 25 of the best female runners in the region invited down to battle it out on the course. 
A perfect course for alll abilities.

Wellington 10K

Wellington 10K 
15th October 2023

In asscoiation with the Wrekin Road Runners we are delighted to be working on the Wellington 10K. 

This fast paced route will take in the cheering crowds in the town centre before heading out into the beautiful surrounding country side and back along the SIlken Way. 


Holyhead 10K

Holyhead 10K
Coming 2023

Coming in 2023 the inaugural Holyhead 10K.
Starting at the stunning Breakwater Country Park this fast paced route takes in more beautiful scenary along the marina before detouring out into the sea along the 1.5 mile long breakwater. 
More information coming soon ...

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The Severn Hospice Christmas Jumper Run - Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury Christmas Jumper Run 
27th November 2022

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. 

No in its second year, the race is for all the family no matter of age or ability with 2.5K, 5K and 10K options.

Tickets released soon.

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12 Runs of Christmas Virtual Challenge

12 Runs of Christmas Virtual Challenge

Amongst all the Christmas parties, chocolates and mince pies this December take on the challenge of the 12 Runs of Christmas. 
Complete 12 runs of any distance during December and receive a bespoke handcrafted wooden medal/tree decoration. 
Extra special medals for those completing 25, 50, 100 and 200 miles.

Shrewsbury NYE Midnight Run

Shrewsbury NYE
Midnight Run
31st December 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.

Please note: anyone signing up for the race after 1pm on 30th December will receive their medal my mail within 10 days of the race. 

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