The Poole Festival Of Running 2018 is going to be bigger and better than ever before, with Minithons, the charity 5k, a new single lap 10k course (taking in Poole Quay) and the brand new Poole 1/2 marathon.

Poole Festival of Running will be run over two days, Saturday 2rd and Sunday 3th June 2018.

Entries and number transfers close on 20/05/2018 at 8pm.

Take part in Poole’s biggest running event! The weekend includes five kids’ races, a 5k charity race and our flagship 10K road race, the new Poole 1/2 marathon, along with family entertainment and live music for a festival atmosphere!!

Kids Minithons

First Race, Sunday 11.45am

Kids Minithons

  • Five races for children aged up to 14
  • Unders 6’s Parent and child race
  • Chip timing (in most races)
  • Trophies, medals or certificates for all runners
Details

Run for Cancer 5K

Saturday 5.00pm Start Time

Run for Cancer 5K Race

  • Fundraise for Poole Hospital Charity
  • Safe flat course, ideal for first time race participants
  • Free technical t-shirt & bespoke medal
  • Minimum age 13 years
  • Chip timing
Details

Poole 10k

Sunday 9.00am

Poole 10K Race

  • Poole’s premier 10K
  • Chip timing
  • Free technical t-shirt & bespoke medal
  • Extensive prize list
  • International elite, club runners, recreational runners
  • £150 cash to winners
  • minimum age 15
Details

Poole Half Marathon

Sunday 9.00am

Poole Half Marathon

  • All new for 2018
  • Fast, flat & scenic
  • Chip timing
  • Free technical t-shirt & bespoke medal
  • International elite, club runners, recreational runners
  • Prizes for overall and age group winners
  • minimum age 18
Details

Sponsorship

Are you interested in sponsoring the event?

We have a number of different packages available to suit your business such as acting as a principal sponsor to donating prizes in our goody bag.

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