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RunThrough Leeds Running Festival

Leeds, West Yorkshire

Roundhay Park, Mansion Lane, Roundhay, Leeds, LS8 2HH

Sun 22nd August 2021

3 races

£21.00 - £27.00

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 info@runthrough.co.uk.

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

Come and join us for the new Leeds Running Festival and take the opportunity to run a chip timed 5k, 10k or Half Marathon around the beautiful Roundhay Park.

Roundhay Park in Leeds is one of the biggest city parks in Europe, covering more than 700 acres of beautiful parkland, lakes, woodland and gardens owned by Leeds City Council – creating the perfect setting for a Saturday morning run!

Whether it is your first ever 5k, or 100th Half Marathon we welcome runners of all abilities. Each kilometer will be accurately marked out and we have plenty of helpers to keep you on track and encourage you on your way to that finish line.

Races

  • 5 Km
    £21.00 CLOSED
  • 10 Km
    £24.00 CLOSED
  • Half Marathon
    £27.00 CLOSED

Book

  • 5 Km
    £21.00 CLOSED
  • 10 Km
    £24.00 CLOSED
  • Half Marathon
    £27.00 CLOSED

What's Included

Included in your entry:

Unique venue themed medal

Chip timed results

Free official event photographs

Post race goodies and refreshments

How to Get There

By Car:
Address: Roundhay Park, Mansion Lane, Roundhay, Leeds, LS8 2HH

Roundhay Park is situated approximately 3 miles North of Leeds City Centre off the A58 Wetherby Road at Oakwood. Alternatively, Roundhay Park is accessible from the A6120 Leeds Ring Road.

By Bus:
Buses to and from Leeds City Centre 2 & 12

Location

Roundhay Park, Mansion Lane, Roundhay, Leeds, LS8 2HH

Course Details

Roundhay Park in Leeds is one of the biggest city parks in Europe. It covers more than 700 acres of beautiful parkland, lakes, woodland and gardens owned by Leeds City Council – creating the perfect setting for a Saturday morning run! There WILL be pedestrians, please be aware of pedestrians, cyclists and dogs. 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 pay close attention to everything around you.

Other Information

Baggage

We will have a secure area where you can leave your baggage. We recommend you bring as little baggage as possible. 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.

Toilets

There will be plenty of portaloos brought on site for the event.

Refreshments

There will be water provided at the 5k point of the race, and there will also be water available at the finish. We have also ordered some flapjacks and fruit for when you finish :-)

During the race

We will have marshals all around the course as well as km signs and arrows.
The course is on the roads/paths in the park.

Please be aware that there will be spectators and members of the public using the park.

Spectators

In terms of spectating, this park could literally not be any better, the fields are open and every area of the park is accessible to see people running round.

Results

Results will be available on www.runthrough.co.uk after the race.

Pictures

We will have a photographer taking a few snaps of the race and they will be on Facebook after the race so be sure to check it out and see if you can spot yourself.

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