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The West End 8

07 May 17


The WEST END 8 - the only 8 mile race in Leicestershire!

An officially measured one lap race, which starts and finishes in Queniborough

Sunday 7th May 2017 – 10:30am

All-important race details:

CHANGED Venue:   King George’s Field, Coppice Ln, Queniborough, LE7 3DR – it’s just a field so clubs are advised to bring tents.

Start: 10:30am, on Barkby Road Queniborough, a short walk from King George’s Field

Finish: On King George’s Field

Distance: 8 miles, marked in miles

Race: Chip timed race open to all runners, minimum age of 16. Limited to 700 runners.

Entry: Cost £8 per runner (£10 unattached)

Toilets / Changing: Portaloos available on site, clubs to bring tents for changing 

Parking: One car per club can park on King George’s Field to bring a tent/shelter.

Very limited, 3+ per car only in: Queniborough Primary School LE7 3DR; Queniborough Village Hall LE7 3DH; Queniborough Football Club LE7 3UY.

Further parking to be confirmed.

Do not park on The Ringway or Queniborough Road/Main Street as this will impede the race route.

Number collection: in a tent on King George’s Field, arranged by club, or surname if unattached

Refreshments: teas, coffees and cake stall will be on sale

Safety:  It is the responsibility of the runner to assess his/her own fitness to run.  Also to ensure suitable clothing is worn for the weather conditions.  All runners must keep to the left hand side of the road throughout the race unless directed otherwise by marshals.

Drinks stations: Two drink stations will be situated at approximately miles 4 and 7, water will also be provided at the end of the race for all runners

Property: all property left unattended in club tents is at the owner’s risk, bag storage for unattached runners will be available in the registration tent

Race queries: Contact Race organisers on ; Facebook;


Refunds: The race organisers are unable to refund entry fees if you withdraw beforehand.

Permit number: ARC 17/107
Mark Lambell


Dates and Status

Date: 07/05/2017

Status: Closed

Total Places: 650

Places Available: ??

02 May 2017£8.00£10.00

*Discounted for members of any of ARC EA TRA WA SA CM SHR

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

Event Address
King George’s Field, Coppice Ln, Queniborough, LE7 3DR