Run Media City 5k & 10k
Join us for the last event in the 2020 series of evening 5k or 10k runs around Media City in Salford. Starting and finishing in the centre of Media City you will head out around a 2.5km loop that runs over the canal, past the Imperial War Museum and the ITV and BBC television studios.
Each kilometre will be accurately marked out and we have plenty of helpers to encourage you on your way to the finish line. Come and enjoy the day with us; we hope to see you there!
Post race goodies
Media City, Salford, Greater Manchester M50 2EQ
BY RAIL - The best and easiest way to get to Media City is to take the Metrolink, with ‘Media City’ Metrolink station located not even 100 metres from the event village. Media City can be accessed from the city centre, and changing at Cornbrook station, just outside the city centre.
The closest train station to MediaCityUK is Salford Crescent train station, which is approximately a 10 minute journey by taxi.
BY BUS - There are several services that stop in and around MediaCityUK, including buses from Manchester city centre, Intu Trafford Centre, Hulme, Swinton and East Didsbury.
Frequent bus services from outside Salford Crescent station link it with MediaCityUK.
BY CAR - MediaCityUK can be found from the M60 ring road on to the M602 exiting at junction 3 sign posted Salford Quays/Trafford Park. From the roundabout follow signs for Salford Quays turning right onto Broadway at the first set of Traffic lights.
There is a 1800 capacity multi story car park located at the Lowry Outlet Store (M50 3AH)
The race involves laps, the course is flat and quick. There will be 2 lap for the 5k, 4 laps for the 10k. The course follows the paths and pavements inside the centre of media city. This is not a closed road race.
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