East London Runners' Valentines Park Charity 5k has now closed and you will not be able to sign-up for it. Please check the Info for any organiser updates.
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East London Runners' Valentines Park Charity 5k

25 Sep 16

Advance entries are now closed, but you can still enter on the day.  

- Race start: 10.30am, Sunday 25th September 2016
- Race HQ: In the park near the Melbourne Road Entrance, IG1 4LG 
- On the day entries will be £10 (£8 affiliated) until 10.15am

- NO TRANSFERS prior to, or on race day. Unofficial transfers will be removed from the final results. 

East London Runners,
with the help of Martin Clarke are pleased to host a great road race set in the scenic grounds of Valentines Park, Ilford.  UKA Road Licence Number 2016-22828.  This year's race will be chip timed!

Our race, in aid of local charities, will start at 10.30am on Sunday 25th September 2016.  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.  This is the seventh and final ELVIS race of the season.  

Race entry is open to all ELVIS affiliated clubs, other clubs, and the general public aged 15 years and over.  Costs are £6.00 for affiliated athletes, and £8.00 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 men aged 40, 50, and 60 and 1st vet women aged 35, 45, and 55.  Prizes will be presented on the day as soon as possible after the race has finished and the results compiled.  One prize per person.

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.org

This year's race is sponsored by Leyton Sports Massage, who offer specialised sport & remedial massage treatments from its two locations in Leyton & Walthamstow.  Leyton Sports Massage is offering all race participants 10% off a 60-90 min runner’s MOT.  Further details will be included in your confirmation email.

Water will be available after the race, which has been kindly donated by Physicals Fitness Club327 High Road, Woodford Green, Essex IG8 9HQ.

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


Frank Brownlie


Dates and Status

Date: 25/09/2016

Status: Closed

Total Places: 350

Places Available: ??


*Discounted for members of any of EA WA SA

For each sign-up with a card payment, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 5% (min 60p). You pay no surcharge

Event Address
Melbourne Field Valentines Park Ilford IG1 4LG