SOLIHULL METROPOLITAN BOROUGH 10K, 5K & KIDS RACE

Birmingham, West Midlands

North Solihull Sports Centre, Conway Road, Birmingham, B37 5, United Kingdom

Sun 03rd April 2022

Starting at 09:30

3 races

£5.00 - £26.00

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

JOIN US FOR THE INAUGURAL SOLIHULL METROPOLITAN BOROUGH 10K, 5K & KIDS RACE ON SUNDAY 3RD APRIL 2022! THIS IS THE PERFECT OPPORTUNITY FOR A FAMILY MORNING OUT, WITH A KIDS RACE TOO!

YOU’LL RUN PAST MERIDEN PARK AND THROUGH BABBS MILL NATURE RESERVE ON CLOSED ROADS IN THE AREA FOR THIS UNIQUE EVENT EXPERIENCE. THE RACE TAKES PLACE A STONES THROW AWAY FROM THE M6 AND M42 MAKING IT ONE OF THE MOST ACCESSIBLE ROAD CLOSED EVENTS IN THE UK.

AS WITH ALL RUNTHROUGH RACES EACH KILOMETRE WILL BE ACCURATELY MARKED OUT AND THERE WILL BE PLENTY OF OUR WONDERFUL MARSHALS OUT AROUND THE COURSE TO KEEP YOU GOING ALL THE WAY TO THE FINISH!!

Races

  • 10k
    £26.00
  • 5k
    £22.00
  • Kids Race
    £5.00

Book

  • 10k
    £26.00
  • 5k
    £22.00
  • Kids Race
    £5.00

What's Included

FREE OFFICIAL RACE PHOTOS

CHIP TIMED RESULTS

UNIQUE THEMED MEDAL

WATER

POST RACE SNACKS

How to Get There

A STONES THROW AWAY FROM THE M6 AND M42 MAKING IT ONE OF THE MOST ACCESSIBLE ROAD CLOSED EVENTS IN THE UK.

Course Details

The course is on closed roads
10k – 2 laps
5k – 1 lap
Kids race- in sports centre grounds.

Course Map

further 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 during the race and there will also be water available at the finish. We have also ordered some post race snacks 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 closed roads
10k – 2 laps
5k – 1 lap
Kids race- in sports centre grounds.

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

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.

Things to note!

There WILL be pedestrians, please be aware of pedestrians, cyclists and dogs. We have marshals around the course and signs. We recommend you do not use earphones and you need to pay close attention to everything around you.

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Birmingham, West Midlands

3 Apr 2022

£5.00 - £26.00