Cob House Halloween 10K / 5K & Kids Fun Runs

26 Oct 2019

Organiser's Description

Cob House Halloween 10K 2019

New 5K Fun Run and Kids Fun Run

In association with the parents of Christopher Whitehead Language College

Saturday 26th October 2019

Cob House Country Park

Kids Races start at 1:00pm

5K Fun Run starts 1:30pm

10K Race starts 2:30pm

About the Race

Following the successful first event last year, the Halloween 10k returns with a 3 lapped off-road route which takes in the beautiful grounds of the Cob House Country Park which will again include the spooky woods! This event is ideal for the serious runner and also anyone who just wants to be involved in a fun day and have a go at a 10K or 5K.  Runners will be rewarded with a Halloween themed medal for your efforts. 

This year £2 minimum from each adult entry will go directly to St Richard's Hospice (Registered Charity No 515668) with the remaining profits going towards the Christopher Whitehead Language College Educational Sports Tour to Barbados in 2020.  

If you would like to raise sponsorship for St Richard’s Hospice please contact appeals@strichards.org.uk or call 01905 763963

  • England Athletics Affiliation - Race Licence No 2019-36837
  • Bespoke Halloween themed race medal for 5K and 10K
  • Halloween themed race medal for the kids race
  • Free parking at Cob House Country Park, please car share where possible
  • BBQ - Weather Dependant
  • Full use of the fantastic facilities at Cob House Country Park including the May Fly Cafe which will be serving Hot food and drinks all day.
  • Halloween themed fun

10K Race Details

  • Date: Saturday, 26th October 2019 from 12 Midday - 2.30pm start

  • Venue: Cob House Country Park, Worcester Road, Wichenford, Worcester, WR6 6YE

  • Distance: 10K (6.21 miles). As this is a multi terrain race, distances are approximate and may vary.

  • Surface: Off Road - XCountry

  • Route: 3 laps with a flat profile

  • Setting: Off-road Xcountry course around the grounds of Cob House Country Park

  • Wheelchair accessible: No, although Yes for spectating
  • Water station: Yes

  • Distance markers: Every 1K

  • Traffic free: Yes

  • First Aid: Yes

Extras

  • Awards: Halloween themed medal for all finishers. 

  • Prizes: For 1st, 2nd and 3rd Male and Female in the 10K plus Age category winners for the 10K

  • Cerificates for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Boy and Girl in the kids races (1/4 mile and 1 mile)
  • Changing and Showers: No

  • Toilets: Yes

  • Bag storage: Yes, unsupervised

  • Parking: Yes - Car Share as space is limited

  • Refreshments: Tea/coffee/soft drinks and hot food available to purchase on the day from the May Fly Cafe.

Entry 10K - (Fancy Dress Optional)

  • Minimum age: 15 (Entrants under 18 will be permitted but must have permission of parent/guardian to take part)

  • Entry cost: £13 affiliated, £15 unaffiliated.

  • On-the-day entry: Only if race is not full (£2 extra)

  • Postal entry: No

  • Number collection: Collect race numbers on the day between 12:00pm and 2:00pm.

  • Closing date: Saturday 19th October 2019 or when we reach 300 participants, whichever is reached first.

5K and Kids fun runs - (Fancy Dress Optional)

A 5K fun run will be available this year and will be focused on fun, with a trick or treat station.

  • ¼ mile and 1 mile Fun Runs: Kids £5
  • 5K Fun Run No age limit, although under 10's need to be accompanied by a responsible adult. Adults £12 - Kids £7
  • Kids Race Starts at 1pm and the 5K Fun Run starts at 1.30pm

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.
  • If you are a registered EntryCentral user, then if you are unable to take part, it will be your responsibility to withdraw from the race. All withdrawals and full runner details must be notified to the organisers via the email address below by Saturday 19th October 2019.
  • Entries cannot be transferred on race day.

Terms And Conditions

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

Confirmation and results

Confirmation of your entry will be emailed to you and posted on the 'sign ups' tab of this Entry Central page, please check carefully.

10K Results link will also be published on this page shortly after the race and emailed out to all participants.  

Note - The kids races and 5K fun run will not be timed.

Prices

UntilDiscounted*Standard
19 Oct 2019£13.00£15.00

*Discounted for members of any of EA WA SA

Until
19 Oct 2019£12.00
Until
19 Oct 2019£5.00
To sign-up for this event, the Service Fee is 4% (min 50p) for each sign-up

Dates and Status

Date: 26 Oct 2019

Closing Date: 19 Oct 2019

Status: Open

EventAvailable/Total
Cob House Halloween 10K??/250
Cob House Halloween 5K Fun Run??/200
Cob House Halloween Kid's Fun Run??/100
List

Organiser

Chris Attwood

07766511045

Cob House Country Park Worcester Road Wichenford Worcester WR6 6YE