Pershore Plum 10k

28 Aug 16

Pershore Plum 10k has now closed and you will not be able to sign-up for it. Please check the Organiser's Description for any organiser updates.
This event is in a testing state, and is not open for public sign-ups until the organiser has launched it.

Organiser's Description

Pershore Plum 10k

We regret to inform you that the event is now full with a large waiting list pending which is also full.


Date and Time

Sunday 28th August 2016 at 10.00am


The Course

The chip timed course, is a multi-terrain 10k route, starting at the Pershore Leisure Centre, heading out along Pershore High Street, over the river, into the countryside and fields surrounding Wick, returning back into Pershore town finishing in the Abbey Park with the backdrop of the impressive Pershore Abbey.



Start venue - Pershore Leisure Centre, King Georges Way, Pershore, Worcs WR10 1QU (Race number and chip collection at the start venue)

Finish Venue - Abbey Park (WR10 1JP) approximately 500m from the start.


Race Cost

Early-bird entry cost (up to the 30th May 2016);

£14.60 including booking fee (Non-affiliated) or £12.60 including booking fee (UKA affiliated)


Entries from the 1st June 2016 will then be;

£15.60 including booking fee (Non-affiliated) or £13.60 including the booking fee (UKA affiliated)


Number of Runners

The maximum number of runners is 325, so first come first served.


Race Entry

Entry is online only through Entry Central and entries will close on Monday 22nd August or as soon as the maximum number of runners is reached. If the race limit is reached, a waiting list will be created. Please note there is no entry on the day.


All runners must be 16 years or older on the day of the race.


Start Venue

Toilets and showers are available at Pershore Leisure Centre, we kindly ask that you respect other members when using these facilities.


Race HQ and Registration

This will be at The Pershore Leisure Centre where race number and chip timing collection will be from 8:30am. Please allow sufficient time to collect your chip and number, there will be a race briefing prior to the race.


Race start and Finish

The race start will start at 10am prompt in St George’s Way outside the Pershore Leisure Centre, King Georges Way, Pershore, Worcs WR10 1QU

The finish is in the Abbey Park (WR10 1JP) approximately 500m from the start.



Parking is available at the Pershore Leisure Centre / ASDA car park, (charges do not apply for Sundays). The postcode is WR10 1QU.  Other carparks are locally available in the town, the closest to the finish is the Abbey Park Car Park, Abbey Road, Pershore WR10 1JP, where there is limited parking.



The presentation of the prizes for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd male and female runners will be presented at 11:30am at the finish area. Each finishing runner will be presented with a medal, plum (yes really!) and hot dog. Hot dogs are kindly provided by the race sponsor Abbey Butchers.


Water Stations

There is a water station provided en-route which you pass at around 2k and again at 6k.


Withdrawal Policy

No refunds will be given for runners having to withdraw prior to the race unless your booked place can be filled by someone from the waiting list or another runner you nominate. All withdrawals and full runner details must be notified to the organisers via the email address below by Monday 22nd August.

Entries cannot be transferred on race day.


First Aid

First aid will be available at the start, end and out on the course where needed.



No earphones please! From 1 April 2016 a new rule regarding the wearing of head phones in road races was introduced into the 2016-2018 edition of the UKA Rules of Competition:- 

"The wearing of headphones, or similar devices, (other than those medically prescribed), is not permitted in races on any single carriageway road that is not wholly closed to traffic.


Contact details:

Race communications and preparations will be issued via our facebook event page

Any race enquiries please email

All contact should be made by email.


Terms and Conditions:

The entrant must agree to the following terms and conditions (parent or guardian if the entrant is under 18).

This event is held under UK athletic rules. 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 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. 


30 May 2016£12.60£14.60
22 Aug 2016£13.60£15.60

*Discounted for members of 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: 28/08/2016

Status: Closed

Total Places: 325

Places Available: ??



Steve Molland

07770 643573