RunThrough Cannock Chase The Sun 5k & 10k

Cannock, Staffordshire

45A Redwing Dr, Huntington, Cannock WS12 4TH, UK

Wed 29th June 2022

2 races

£24.00

COVID-19 INFORMATION

EVENT VILLAGE

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 [email protected]

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.

C-19 PLAN
Run Through Events has provided covid-19 safety information for this event.

Organiser's Description

JOIN US FOR THE FIRST EVER CANNOCK CHASE THE SUN!

WEDNESDAY 29TH JUNE 2022

This undulating course takes you running through the stunning Cannock Chase Forest. The 5k will be one lap and the 10k will be two laps. Each km is accurately marked out with sign posts and we have plenty of helpers to keep you on track and to encourage you on your way to the finish.

This event will be held at Cannock Chase Forest which is within the Cannock Chase Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

With this event being only 20 miles from central Birmingham and just outside Stafford, it is easily accessible by car.

This epic venue will host the 2022 Commonwealth Games mountain biking at the Forestry England site! As well as this, our Event village including the start and finish lines will be positioned at the concert site, which has previously hosted George Ezra, Jools Holland and Tom Jones!

Races

  • 10k

    £24.00

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  • 5k

    £24.00

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  • 10k

    £24.00

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  • 5k

    £24.00

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What's Included

– Themed medal,

– Chip timed results

– Free official photos,

– Water and post race goodies!

Parking

The will be free parking at the event at the concert site. If runners and spectators wish to stay at the forest after the event, their cars must be moved to the main venue car park.

Location

Cannock Chase Forest - Forestry England, Birches Valley, Rugeley WS15 2UQ

Course Details

We will have a lead bike and marshals all around the course as well as mile & km signs and arrows. The course is one lap for the 5k and 2 laps for the 10k.

This undulating course is on high quality trail paths.

Course Map

facilities

Toilets

We will have have portaloos, if you think you’re going to be using the loos please give yourself plenty of time.

Refreshments

There will be water provided along the course as well as at the finish alongside your post race goodies!

things to note

There WILL be pedestrians on the course, so please be aware of this. We have marshals around the course and signs but this is not a road race, you have to pay very close attention to where you are going. We recommend you do not use earphones and you need to be aware of your surroundings.

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Location

Cannock, Staffordshire

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