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East London Runners' Valentines Park Charity 5k

29 Sep 2019

East London Runners' Valentines Park Charity 5k 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

*** Entries are now closed ***

there will be a very limited number of on the day entries available. 

*** Arrive early to avoid disaapointment.  ***



East London Runners, is pleased to host a great chip timed road race set in the scenic grounds of Valentines Park, Ilford.  UKA Road Licence Number 2019-36650

This is the eighth and final ELVIS race of the season.  Our race, in aid of local Charities, will start at 10.30am on Sunday 29th September 2019.  The course is flat and fast and will be run all on paths completely within the perimeter of the park and will be traffic free.  Since 2016 East London Runners donated the race surplus including the cake stall proceeds to local charities, including ELHAP.

Race entry is open to all ELVIS Affiliated Clubs, other Clubs, and the general public aged 15 years and over.  Costs are £7.00 for affiliated athletes, and £9.00 for unaffiliated.  Confirmation of entry will be sent to you by email to the address provided within the entry details.  

Entries (up to race limit) will be accepted on the day until 10.15am, and will be subject to an additional fee. No transfers will be permitted, and unofficial transfers will be removed from the final results.  Race numbers are to be collected on the day from the race HQ so please arrive early to collect your number.  

Prizes will be awarded to 1st 3 men, 1st 3 women, 1st vet man and 1st woman aged 40, 50, 60 and 70.  Prizes will be presented on the day as soon as possible after the race has finished and the results compiled.  One prize per person.

We are proudly inclusive of all members of the LGBT+ community and we welcome entrants as female, male and non-binary.  UKA rules dictate that only male and female runners qualify for ranking purposes. You can read more in UKA's Non-binary Guidance for Road Race Organisers.  Prizes will not be awarded to non-binary runners.  

Results will be posted on the ELR Club website www.eastlondonrunners.org.uk, on the ELVIS Facebook page and on the ELVIS Clubs website www.elvisraces.club

This year's race is sponsored by Leyton Sports Massage, who offer specialised sport & remedial massage treatments from its three locations in Leyton, Walthamstow and Angel, Islington. 

The race will be followed by a Children's fun run if numbers allow (with free entries on the day only).


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24 Sep 2019£7.00£9.00

*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: 29/09/2019

Status: Closed

Total Places: 350

Places Available: ??



Frank Brownlie


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