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Run Forest Run: Loughgall 5K & 10K – December 1 2018

We are pleased to announce the return of the award-winning Born2Run events – the Belfast Telegraph Run Forest Run Winter Race Series. This year runners will have the choice of two distances - 5K or 10K.

Loughgall 5K/10K is the 3rd race in the Belfast Telegraph Run Forest Run Series. Loughgall set in the heart of Armagh, known as the Orchard County and where the World famous Bramley Apple originated. The race starts close to the Reception in the park and in the first kilometre of the 10K takes you through the picturesque village of Loughgall, returning into the Loughgall Estate via the impressive main gates. The 5K route stays within the Country Park. The route takes in the forest paths around the estate passing the golf course and lake.

Event Information

Entry fees:
 Online registration (before 11pm on Wednesday 28th November 2018) and for option of posting out race pack (before 11pm Wednesday 21st November 2018) - 5K & 10K race: £21 (plus £3 if postal option chosen NI & £4 ROI).

Registration confirmation: Confirmation of your race entry will be sent to you automatically via email from Primo Events after your payment is made. If you choose the option to have your Race Pack posted out to you before the day then this should arrive with you no later than the Wednesday prior to race day. Otherwise your race number and chip timing will be given to you at registration on the morning of the race.

Terms and conditions: By entering the race you will be bound by the event disclaimer which you agreed to at time of registration. Refunds are not available once entry has been completed. Runners are permitted to transfer entry to a family member/friend if they email Born 2 Run Events with the details prior to the on-line entry closing date. Transfer of entry to another event is not available. Full terms and conditions are available to view at time of entry on the Primo Events website.

Race start time: 11am. The 5K will start shortly after the 10K race.

Event registration
: Registration packs can be collected on race day at the building in the yard at the rear of reception and will be clearly signposted on the day.

Registration times: 5K & 10K Race - Saturday, December 1 2018, 9.00am – 10.30am.

Parking: Free parking for all runners but please car share where possible and follow marshals’ instructions for parking.

Start/finish area: The race starts and finishes close to the registration building.

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: Strictly no pets allowed.

Water stations:
 As this is a winter race there will be no water station so please carry water with you if required.

Toilet facilities:
 Toilet facilities are available outside of the reception building, in the football pavilion (plus showers) and in the changing room building (plus showers).

Post-race refreshments
: There is a hydration station at finish line. Complimentary refreshments will be served in the building where registration packs are collected at approximately 12 noon.

Prizegiving: This will take place at approximately 12 noon. 5K & 10K Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd male and female finishers. Category prizes will only be awarded at the end of the series to runners who completed 6 out of 8 races. Six quickest race results will be used if more than 6 races completed.

Footwear: Running shoes are suitable for all the terrain on the 5K & 10K route.

Your entry fee includes the following: A Run Forest Run medal, individual chip timing
, race number
, complimentary post-race refreshments

Enter now:

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