Run Heaton 5k, 10k & Half Marathon May 2023

May 14, 2023

£24.00£110.00

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Event Details:

Sunday | May 14, 2023
5/14/23 9:30 am - 5/14/23 1:00 pm
Middleton Rd, Higher Blackley, Manchester, M25 2SW
ATTENDEES

Join us for Run Heaton 5k, 10k & Half Marathon on Sunday 14th May 2023.

This large park, just north of Manchester and home to a Grade 1 listed neoclassical 18th-century house, is the perfect setting for a fun day out. Running on the paths within Heaton Park, this race is a great opportunity for a chip timed personal best. There will music, refreshments and a fantastic themed Heaton Park medal.

Start Times:

Half Marathon – 9.30am

10k – 10am

5k – 10.10am

Your entry will include:

Chip timed results

Unique themed medal

Free official event photos

Post-race goodies

Come and enjoy the day with us; we hope to see you there!

Each mile is accurately marked out with distance flags and we have plenty of helpers to keep you on track and to encourage you on your way to the finish.

BRAND NEW MEDAL!!

(previous design shown below)

Here at RunThrough, we are always looking for like-minded people to join our community. We always value an extra pair of hands and would love for you to come along and help us! From managing stalls at the event village to handing out medals at the finish, our volunteers are a critical part of what make RunThrough events so special! If you fancy volunteering with us as a volunteer at his event or any of our other events please click HERE

ONCE YOU ENTER YOU WILL RECEIVE A CONFIRMATION EMAIL. MORE INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR RACE PACK AND THE BIG DAY WILL BE SENT CLOSER TO THE EVENT – ENJOY!

  • Address

    Heaton Park
    Middleton Road
    Higher Blackley
    M25 2SW

    For sat nav use for entrances and walking times at a steady pace of 3.1km per hour (in brackets) to farm centre.

    M25 2GT: St Margaret’s Road entrance (12 mins)
    M25 2SW: Middleton Road entrance (10 mins)
    M25 2SW: Smithy Lodge entrance (12 mins)
    M25 0DL: Sheepfoot Lane entrance (12 mins)
    M25 1SS: Metrolink Entrance (14 Mins)
    M25 1JH: Grand Lodge (20 mins)
    See car park details.

    Public transport

    Metrolink offers Park and Ride car parks right across the tram network which are free to use for Metrolink customers. The Park and Rides at Bury Interchange, Radcliffe and Whitefield offer a quick and easy way to get to Heaton Park and Bowker Vale stops, both of which are within walking distance of the park. For times visit www.metrolink.co.uk.

    Heaton Park is served by the x35, 59, 90, 135, 149, 156, 164 and 484 buses. Visit www.tfgm.com/buses for more information and use the Route Explorer to plan your bus journey.
    Refreshments 

    There will be water provided on every lap of the race, and at the finish line alongside some post-race goodies!

    There will be a coffee van on site and the park cafe will be open for you to grab a post-race snack.

    During the race

    The race will be lead by an individual on a bike.  The course is all on paths within the park. The 5k is one lap while the 10k is 2 laps. The Half Marathon course differs slightly from the 5k & 10k but we will have marshals and signs at all crucial points. 

    There will be a water station on each lap and at the finish line.

    Spectators

    The start and finish will be easily accessible for anyone wanting to come and watch the event. There is plenty of parking. Heaton Hall is beautiful and will be well worth a walk around afterwards.

    Results

    Results will be available on www.runheaton.com after the race.

    Pictures

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

    If you are running for a charity, or are raising money for a charity please could you email us the details so we can share the information to [email protected] with your Name, Charity, a link to your online fundraising page & maybe a sentence or two on why you are raising money for this cause. Also if you have any pictures of yourself that would be great to send over.

    For updates leading up to the race, please check out our Facebook page.

    If you’re on Instagram, follow us @RunHeaton.