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Ashbourne 10 2018

Event details

  • Date: Sunday, 4th March 2018
  • Time: 09:30am
  • Venue: Ashbourne Leisure Centre DE6 1RR
  • Max Entries: 700
  • Distance: 5k, 10k, 10miles

Returning for 2018 after a sell out inaugural race this year:  the latest addition to our 10k/10mile series; Ashbourne 10.

Starting and finishing in Ashbourne Leisure Centre car park at the earlier time of 9.30am, the race is an out-and-back route along the Tissington Trail. Ashbourne is known as the gateway to The Peak District. This is a beautiful route with amazing views from the former train line across the Derbyshire Dales. Enjoy the stunning scenery & abundance of wildlife. 

ENTRIES are now closed! Collect your number & race t-shirt on race day at registration. We will send out pre race information a week before the race by email & it will be listed on here too.

ON THE DAY ENTRY MUST BE BEFORE 9am  - Cash only please


 10 miles  - £35                10k - £30               5km - Adult £15               5km - Child £8

Turn points are set up along the route at 2.5k, 5k and 5mile & waterstations will be along the route.

The route isn't flat as your outward section is a very gradual incline, but for every uphill there is a downhill!  The 2nd half of your race is all set on a gradual decline which should feel fantastic once the legs have warmed up & you can get those feet flying! The total climb for the 10mile is just under 400ft (123m).

The 5k run / walk is for all levels. This event can be a gentle stroll with the family or a race to get your 5km PB. 

The ground has a hard surface. It is firm & even in most places - The Tissington Trail is open to the public & there may be walkers & cyclists & horse riders using the trail.

Car parking  - there will be NO car parking available at Ashbourne Leisure Centre as the finish line & race village are held in the car park. Please use a public car park in Ashbourne. There are limited free parking spaces (max 4 hours) at Halfords just a few minutes walk away at Waterside Retail Park, Ashbourne, DE6 1DG. Please car share to save our environment.

We welcome Canicross Runners across all distances - water stations will be provided to dogs regularly out on course & at Race Village. Your dog will need to wear a running harness & be used to running with you. Remember they need to train too! Don't expect your dog to run a distance just because you can! Please clean up after your dog & keep your dog on a lead at all times. Please book on in the correct distance (5k/10k/10m) & use the Canicross category. 

The usual SBR Events fun is included and the following will be present at the event:

  • 5k run/walk race
  • 10km and 10mile run race
  • Chip timing
  • Limited free car parking 5-10min walk away
  • Water stations along the course
  • Route fully marshalled and signposted
  • Distance markers
  • Bespoke race finishers medal for everyone
  • 5k & 10k & 10mile Trophies for 1st, 2nd, 3rd man & woman
  • Certificates for all participants which are emailed out to you including age group placings
  • Different certificates for Canicross have paw prints on them & details of your category
  • Free post race massage from qualified sports therapists
  • Free photos to download & share - from Marc Dewhurst
  • Full medical provision
  • Ideal for First-Timer to Elite
  • Race Village with hot food and drink for sale
  • Bespoke hoodies and T-shirts for sale
Collect race numbers & timing chips (& t-shirts if pre-paid) ON RACE DAY at Registration
A pre-race email will be sent to all participants 1 week before the event
EARLY BIRD PRICES END Sunday 30th April 2017   (full prices in brackets) 
5k EA affilliated ADULT £8 (£10) 
5k non-EA affilliated ADULT £10 (£12)
5k CHILD £6 (£7)
5k FAMILY £26 (£31) (2adults & 1 child)
5k FAMILY £29 (£34) (2 adults & 2-4 children)
10k EA affiliated £16 (£20)
10k non-EA affiliated £18 (£23)
10 miles EA affiliated £20 (£25)
10 miles non-EA affiliated £22 (£27)