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Derby Running Festival 2024

Elvaston Castle, Derby, DE72 3, United Kingdom

Sun 25th August 2024

Starting at 09:30

4 races

£26.00 - £142.00

Organiser's Description

COME AND JOIN US AT THE DERBY RUNNING FESTIVAL AT ELVASTON CASTLE COUNTRY PARK!

We’d love you to join us for our second year of the 5k, 10k and Half Marathon Running Festival around the grounds of Elvaston Castle Country Park.

The course follows a flat multi-terrain route on a mixture of trail, tarmac and footpaths, going through the castle’s grade II listed grounds, past the iconic hall and the famous Golden Gates.

This Run Britain/UKA licensed, officially measured race is open to runners of all abilities.

Entry includes:

Chip timed results

Free parking

Post race refreshments

Free official event photos

NEW THEMED MEDAL TO BE REVEALED

START TIMES:
9:00 – HM
9:30 – 10k
9:45 – 5k
ROUTES:
The course follows a 5k loop:

5k-1 lap

10k-2 laps

HM- 4 laps (+out and back)

Races

  • 5k

    £26.00

    Booking for more than 1?
  • 10k

    £28.00

    Booking for more than 1?
  • Half Marathon

    £30.00

    Booking for more than 1?
  • Group Booking

    £142.00

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  • 5k

    £26.00

    Booking for more than 1?
  • 10k

    £28.00

    Booking for more than 1?
  • Half Marathon

    £30.00

    Booking for more than 1?
  • Group Booking

    £142.00

Course Details

This race consists of an undulating route on trail paths around Carsington Water. The half marathon route is and out and back followed by 1 full loop of the reservoir. The 10k is almost one full loop of the reservoir.

What's Included

FREE event Photographs

Official Chip Timed results

Post race goodies

Bespoke event themed medal!

Parking

There will be plenty of pay and display parking on site. Largest main car park is recommended, being next to the event village, HM start line, and finish for both races. Additional car parking available at Millfields (where the 10k starts), and an overflow field

on the day info

Spectators
Spectators are more than welcome to come along and support runners.

Toilets
There will be portable toilets available within the event village.

Refreshments
Please bring your own water to the event to avoid congestion on the course. There will be a water station on each lap of the course. We recommend staying hydrated in the lead up to the event.

Baggage
There will be an informal bag drop area within the event village for runners to use.
Your baggage tag is attached to your race number, you simply tear it off and attach to your bag. To collect, show your number to the baggage tent staff and they will help you find your baggage.

Reviews

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Riki

·7 months ago

My first race and I thoroughly enjoyed it! Everything went smoothly and the volunteers were amazing! I've now got the bug!
Esme

·7 months ago

first race ever! fantastic atmosphere and very good set up

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