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Hereford Couriers Christmas 10k Road Race 2020

28 Dec 2020

Organiser's Description


Monday 28th December 2020 11am Start

When you’ve eaten far too much turkey, bored of the same old Christmas TV and you’ve already planned  your new year’s festivities, there can only be one thing left to do…… take part in a good old fashioned Christmas road race around the country lanes of Brienton, Herefordshire.

Due to the huge success of the 2019 race the Couriers pleased to announce the return of the CHRISTMAS 10k

Its a great course, a mildly undulating route, the course is suitable for runners of all abilities, the route will be full marked out and marshalled with a water station at the midway point, we’ve even got a festive medal for every finisher & for this year the race will be chip-timed!

**Please be aware that the club are monitoring the current Covid-19 situation and be reassured that all safety measures will be put in place to keep the runners, spectators, volunteers and the general public safe on race day, please keep an eye on updates on the club social media platforms and we will release upto date information closer the time.**

Everyone is welcome.

  • Race Date: Monday 28th December 2020 (It's a bank holiday!).
  • Starting Time: 11:00am on Great Weston Way.
  • Entries: Entry Fees: £12.00 – Affiliated / £14.00 – Unattached ) Race Limit 500, Minimum age 16.
  • Venue: Hereford Rugby Club, Belvedere Lane, Hereford HR4 0PH.
  • Facilities/ Parking: Hereford Rugby Club is event HQ (50yds from start) has adequate parking (please car share where possible), Bib numbers will be posted to you prior to the race. 
  • Distance/ Terrain: 10k - Road.
  • Course Details: The route is on open roads - albeit on quiet lanes, A mildly undulating route, the course is suitable for runners of all abilities. Formally known as Wye Valley Runners New Years Day 10k, Full UK Athletics race licence, Licence number: 2019-39442.
  • Prizes: No presentations, age catergory prizes will be posted out post race. 
  • Website: https://herefordcouriers.com/club-races/christmas-10k/ for course route elevation.
  • Post Race: you will need to make your way back to the car and leave the race area.  

Terms And Conditions

  • The entrant must agree to the following terms and conditions.

  • This event is to be held under UK Athletics rules. Race Licence applied for. The entrant agrees to abide by the rules of the event and that the officials' decision is final.

  • The entrant confirms that they have no medical disability that would endanger themselves or others by taking part (and will not run if unfit to do so on the day).

  • The entrant understands that the organisers will not be liable for any loss, damage, injury or illness howsoever caused as a result of entering the race.  The entrant agrees that during the race they will obey marshals' instructions. No dogs will be allowed on the course.

  • If for any reason beyond our control the race has to be cancelled on the day (“Act of god” Flooding, Accidents, incidents etc) we cannot guarantee a full refund or that the race will be rescheduled. We will however do everything possible to resolve any unfortunate situation, if the race is cancelled due to the current COVID-19 situation, we will offer a virtual race alternative along with entry to the 2021 event for anyone who has signed up to the 2020 event. 


14 Dec 2020£12.00£14.00

*Discounted for members of clubs affiliated to any of EA WA SA

For each sign-up, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 4% (min 50p). You pay no surcharge

Dates and Status

Date: 28/12/2020

Status: Open

Total Places: 250

Places Available: ??



Jon Edwards



Hereford Rugby Club Belvedere Lane, Hereford HR4 0PH