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Join us for the inaugural Altrincham 10k, starting in the town centre of Altrincham. This 10k is open to runners of all abilities, whether it will be your first 10k or your 50th, this fast route offers a perfect chance for a chip timed personal best with full road closures during the event.
Each mile will be accurately marked out with distance flags you can’t miss, and there will be plenty of helpers along the course to keep you on track and encourage you all the way to the finish line.
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All marshals and staff within the event and around the course will be issued with PPE and wear gloves and a mask for the duration of the event.
As many race packs will be posted out ahead of the event as possible and event communications will be sent via email in the lead up.
There will not be a formal baggage drop within the event village, please limit the number of belongings you bring to the event and leave anything in the car during the race to reduce contact between runners and staff. If this is not possible, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
There will be multiple hygiene stations around the event with hand sanitiser for all runners.
You will see clear signage around the event village, please follow all signage and instructions from the marshals before, during and after the race.
There will be a manned, and clearly marked, medical hub within the event village.
DURING THE RACE
The race will start in waves based on your estimated finish time, with the faster runners at the start and slower near the back to avoid any congestion and the need to overtake on course.
There will be an informal grab and go water station with sealed sports top bottles on the course, however we ask that you stay hydrated before the event and if you are able to please bring your own. Bottles and camelbacks are permitted.
If you need to overtake on the course please give a wide berth of at least 1 meter around any runners.
Spitting and nasal clearance during the race is not permitted.
AFTER THE RACE
Do not stop within the finish barriers. Please continue past the finish until you pass the medals and are in an open space.
We ask that once you have collected your medal and water to leave the event village as soon as possible to avoid groups congregating within the event village.
Unique Themed Medal
Limited Edition Finishers T-Shirt
Altrincham Town Centre, Greater Manchester
Altrincham is off the A56 and can be reached via the M62/M60, the M6 or the M56
By public transport
It’s really easy to get to Altrincham by public transport. Catch a tram, train or bus to the modern transport interchange, ideally located in the town centre.
Trams run frequently from Manchester city centre to Altrincham. If you are travelling by tram from stops along the East Didsbury or Manchester Airport lines, it’s a quick change at Trafford Bar and from Eccles/MediaCityUK change at Cornbrook.
For more information see metrolink.co.uk.
Northern trains run every hour through Altrincham on the Chester-Manchester line, Northwich is less than 30mins away and it’s just 15 mins from both Knutsford and Stockport. For more information see northernrailway.co.uk.
You can get to Altrincham very easily by bus from a wide range of places across Greater Manchester. Plan your journey to Altrincham by bus by visiting
Parking will be in one of the several pay and display car parks around the town centre.
ONCE YOU ENTER YOU WILL RECEIVE A CONFIRMATION EMAIL. MORE INFORMATION ABOUT WHERE TO COLLECT YOUR NUMBER WILL BE SENT DURING THE WEEK LEADING UP TO THE EVENT!
If you would like to help out on the day please complete the volunteer form on the website or contact us at email@example.com
All results will be available on www.altrincham10k.com after the race.
We will have a photographer taking a few snaps of the race and they will be on our Facebook page after the race so be sure to check it out and see if you can spot yourself.
For updates leading up to the race, please check out our Twitter @Altrincham10k, use the hashtag #Altrincham10k in the build up to the race
If you use #Altrincham10k on Instagram with your race day collages, the best ones will feature on our page!
If you have any queries, you can get in touch on firstname.lastname@example.org
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