Beaminster 10k & 5k
The route will be open to traffic, however there are plenty of wide pavements and quiet roads to run on, and lots of marshals around the course. The run is safe, scenic, but tough and will start and finish at the sports pavilion in the centre of Beaminster; registration and all the other facilities will also be at the Pavilion.
Prizes for first place male, female and child
Everyone gets a superb medal
Water station en route
Marshals around the course
Great spectator viewing
Registration and start will be at the Pavilion in the centre of Beaminster, Dorset. DT8 3BW
The main road through the town is the A3066, which leads to Bridport to the South and Crewkerne to the North. Use Satnav DT8 3BW
The nearest railway station is 5 miles (8km) North of the town at Crewkerne.
There is no official parking for the event, but there is plenty of on-street parking, and parking is also available on the nearby industrial estate.
REGISTRATION OPENS AT 0830
Sign your name and collect your number and safety pins (YOUR NUMBER GOES ON THE FRONT)
REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE AT 1000
No exceptions, if you are late, you will not be able to run.
SAFETY BRIEF AT 1005-1015
It's just the key points and won't take too long
START ALL ROUTES AFTER SAFETY BRIEF
As soon as the brief has finished there will be approx 1 minute and then you're off!
MASS START ALL ROUTES
If you want to run with children, as always 14s and under run for free.
To ensure the 10k route starts and finishes in Beaminster, with as little hassle as possible, the actual distance you run is 11k, so this is not a PB course.