No Walk in the Park 5k
A monthly time trial race held every month usually on the first Saturday. Race HQ is the Cricket Pavilion, Queen's Park, entrance on Boythorpe Avenue. Changing, showers, refreshments available. This is an accurate 5k course officially measured by a UKA/ARC
course measurer with race permit 19/117 issued by ARC. CLICK HERE for measurement report.
Registration is on the day but to save time you can enter by emailing your name, Date of Birth and Club to firstname.lastname@example.org. You then don’t need to complete an entry form and your race number will be available for collection on race day.
You can also download an entry form below. You only need to complete the form for the first race you enter each year.
Registration is from 8am with race start at 9am, minimum age is 11 years.
Entry fees are £3 for affiliated club members. For non club runners £5 for the first race then £3 for any further races entered in the same year.
There is also a 1500m Fun Run for children of all ages, which starts straight after the main race. Entry is £1 and every finisher will receive a medal. Entry forms can be downloaded below.
Race HQ is the Cricket Pavilion, Queen’s Park, entrance off Boythorpe Avenue. Changing facilities and refreshments are available.
There will be prizes awarded in various age categories based on the quickest time from all 5k races completed. Runners must complete a minimum of 6 out of the 12 races to qualify. A commemorative t-shirt will be presented after the final race in December to all runners who complete 6 or more 5km races.
The 2019 charity for No Walk in The Park was The Elm Foundation, a charity to support people affected by Domestic Abuse.
A charity for 2020 has yet to be decided.
2020 Race Dates
4 January 4 July
1 February 1 August
7 March 5 September
4 April 3 October
2 May 7 November
6 June 5 December