‘Fizz & Chips’ 5k & 10k
Climb aboard the Meon Valley Express for the Bubble Buffet. Two tickets are available, either the 5k or the longer 10k. The race starts from the temporary (imaginary) 'Meon Valley Station' in Station Close, Wickham and travels along the disused Meon Valley line. Glamour fancy dress is encouraged but is by no means compulsory. (No ball gowns).
All 'passengers' will be presented with receive a glass of prosecco and a portion of luxury chips when they cross the line
Themed bespoke medal
Race HQ: Wickham Community Centre, Mill Lane, Wickham, Fareham, Hampshire PO17 5AL
By Road: Wickham is just two miles North of the M27 (junction 10) near Fareham, and is less than 10 miles from both the M3 and the A3. It is just off the A32, which links Gosport and Alton. From the A32 leave the road at Wickham with its junction with the B2177. From the South, turn left and pass under the railway bridge, from the North, turn right, and pass under the railway bridge. Take the first right into Mill Lane. In approximately 150 yards, turn right into Station Close. This is where you will find the car park and the start/finish.
By Train: The nearest rail station is Fareham, then taxi or bus from Fareham to Wickham.
By Air: Southampton Eastleigh airport is approx 10 miles away, then train from Southampton Parkway (next to the airport) to Fareham, or taxi from the airport direct to Wickham.
Free parking is available at Race HQ, and in Station Close.
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- Results not published until 7+ days afterwards.
- No direct response to my contact on 2 different platforms until 8+ days afterwards. No apology.
Pretty basic boxes to tick for a running event.
10k? I think not
Super event - very well organised! Great chips!
Parking was easy to find.
I will definitely be signing up for next years! :-)