Warwick Grand National Run
A brand new event from Raceways Events CIC! Taking place at Warwick Racecourse, the event takes place on Sunday 5th April (the weekend of the Grand National), participants will run 7km (the distance of the Grand National), and of course all runners will be dressed as horses!
Horse costumes can be included in the cost of your entry, or if you prefer you can bring your own! A bespoke medal, chip timing, post-race snacks, race photography all come as standard in all of our events.
There will also be a Kids Fun Run – at a small charge if the children would also like a horse costume (which is very much recommended)!
Entry includes a bespoke medal, short sleeved technical t-shirt and snacks which you’ll receive at the finishing line. It also includes water at the start / finish and drink stations.
Warwick Grand National Run – runners must be aged 15 or over on race day
Kids Fun Run – children aged 16 and under can take part in the Kids Fun Run
Warwick Grand National Run – 10:00 prompt
Kids Fun Run – 11:15 approx
Warwick Racecourse, Hampton Street, Warwick, CV34 6HN
The baggage drop is located at the registration area.
Warwick is easily accessible by car, bicycle and public transport.
Registration, the start and finish will all be located at Warwick Racecourse.
Postcode: CV34 6HN
Please click here for details of car parking with the town centre area.
There are a number of pay and display car parks clearly signposted in and around Warwick town centre.
Please click here for details of car parks. Note that there are 4 pay and display car parks adjacent to Warwick Racecourse (St Mary’s Areas 1-4).
We would also encourage runners and spectators to park further out of the town centre and walk or cycle to the racecourse.
There are lots of bus routes into and out of the town centre too.
If possible, familiarise yourself with the area prior to the event to avoid delays on the day.
Should you wish to stay overnight there are lots of hotels and B&B’s in and around the town centre.
The route will be contained within the grounds of Warwick Racecourse.
The course will be a mixture of paths and grass.
There will be kilometre markers at each kilometre.
A drinks station will be available at approximately the halfway point (3.5km).
Entry fees are non-refundable.
Should the event not go ahead for any circumstance outside of the organisers control, once all relevant fees have been paid any remaining monies will be donated to charity.
Once entered, if you’re unable to partake in the event and would like to to transfer to an alternative Raceways event please email the organiser at least 1 month prior to the event date.
Runners are not permitted to transfer their race number to another runner if they cannot run as this runner will not be insured if they are running in another runners name and will therefore be held liable if there was an accident. UKA members will be in breach of their licence if another runner takes their place which may result in a potential ban from future UKA affiliated events.
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