Selected Local Events
Sunday 29th March 2015 - Forest of Dean Half Marathon -
This event is in 18th year and with continued improvements over the years continues to get great reviews. Many local running Clubs have added it to their club championships and we get excess of 2500 entries. The event is a single lap of traffic free running, the majority on wide hard forest trails. For further details www.forestofdean-halfmarathon.co.uk/spring_trails
Monday 6th April 2015 -Shapwick Bunny Hop 10k by Shapwick Runners
Yeovilton Easter Bunny 10k by YTRRC, this is a fast course next to RNAS Yeovilton, Ideal for a PB.
Sunday 12th Apr 2015 - Taunton Full & Half Marathon
Sunday 12th Apr 2015 - The Brighton Marathon
Sunday 12th Apr 2015 - The Paris Marathon
Sunday 19th April 2015 - Bridgwater Bolt 10k - 1610 Race Series
Sunday 26th Apr 2015 - The London Marathon
Sunday 3rd May 2015 - The Somerset Series is now underway with the seventh race at Glastonbury. For more information about the rest of the races in the series visit the Somerset Series website at www.somersetseries.co.uk
Friday 15th/16th May 2014 - London to Cardiff 24hr Team Relay, this is a unique team experience. There are two options, one doing the full event with 12 runners and another doing the day light hours with a team of 6. The challenge starts in London in the Twickenham area on Friday 15th May and finishes in Cardiff in Millennium stadium on Saturday 16th evening. There are 24 stages which vary from 20 minutes running to 2 hours. These vary in distance and time of day not to mention terrain. Find out more at www.wolfpackrunning.com or check out our facebook page www.Facebook.com/LondonCardiff24
Sunday 24th May 2015 - Wells 10k multi terrain. Details can be found at www.wellscityharriers.org.uk
Sunday 7th June 2015 - The Somerset Series is now underway with the tenth race at Crewkerne 10K. For more information about the rest of the races in the series visit the Somerset Series website at www.somersetseries.co.uk
Wednesday 24th June 2015 - The Somerset Series is now underway with the eleventh race at Tintinhull. For more information about the rest of the races in the series visit the Somerset Series website at www.somersetseries.co.uk
Friday 17th July 2015 - Chudleigh Carnival 6 Mile Road Race 7.30pm
Weds 5th Aug 2015 - Race 13 pf the Somerset Series - Haselbury Trail 10k 7.15pm www.Haselburytrail.btck.co.uk
Sunday 30th Aug 2015 - Race 14 of the Somerset Series - Battle of Sedgemoor 10k 11.00am www.langportrunners.co.uk
Sunday 27th September 2015 - Frome Mells Scenic 7. 11:00am http://fromerunningclub.org.uk/ For more information about the rest of the races in the series visit the Somerset Series website at www.somersetseries.co.ukSunday 27th Sep 2015 - Forest of Dean Autumn Half Marathon, this is run entirely off road, again on good wide tracks. Info at www.forestofdean-halfmarathon.co.uk/autumn/
Sunday 4th Oct 2015 - Burnham Half Marathon. For more information or to enter on line go towww.burnham-on-sea-harriers.com or email Brian Beale at firstname.lastname@example.org. Click here for Burnham Half Marathon entry form
Saturday 10th October 2015 - Parret Trail Relay - Crewkerne Running Club
Sunday 25th Oct 2015 - The Herepath Half is a multi-terrain race, organised by Taunton's Running Forever Running Club. The route generally follows the Staple Fitzpaine Herepath Trail in the Blackdown Hills and is approximately 13.7 miles long. The trail reaches the highest point in the Blackdowns with fabulous views.
Sunday 15th Nov 2015 - Valencia 10km & Marathon www.valenciaciudaddelrunning.com
Sunday 6th December 2015 - Full Montecute 10 - Crewkerne Running Club
Sunday TBC 2016 - Wembdon 10k, watch this space for further details.
Sunday 8th Feb 2015 - The Somerset Series is now underway with the second race the Hestercombe Humdinger www.thehestercombehumdinger.co.uk. For more information about the rest of the races in the series visit the Somerset Series website at www.somersetseries.co.uk
Sunday 15th Feb 2015 - Aspire Running Events are holding a multi terrain 10k/5k run. Advance warning: The National Trust have limited our entries to only 150. See the link to our website should you require any further information. http://www.aspirerunningevents.co.uk/project/brean-down-trail-run-15th-february-2015/
Sunday 15th Feb 2015 - Bath Skyline race series, details at Relish Running.
Thursday 26 February 2015 - Weston 5 Mile Prom Run 7.30pm. www.westonac.co.uk
Sunday 18th Jan 2015 - Bath Skyline race series, details at Relish Running
Sunday 20th Apr 2014 - Worcester area, Golden Gallop 10km Race. Cost £8.50 which includes a medal on a predominately flat course www.peakperformanceevents.co.nf for more details.
Sunday 27th April 2014 - Plymouth Half Marathon
Sunday 27th April 2014 - The Pensford 10k, now in it's 28th year of running, is a closed road, traffic free race. A UK Athletics/BARR gold grade race with chip timing. It has some testing hills and fast decents. Can you tame the famous Peppershells Lane?
Sunday 6th April 2014 - Taunton Half Marathon
Sunday 6th April 2014 - Bridgwater 10k organised by 16
Sunday 28 April 2013 - Quantocks marathon and 43 mile ultra. For more details go to www.ultrarun.co.uk
Sat 24th May 2014 - RUN A MILE AND MAKE HISTORY THIS SPRING! In 2013 thousands of people of all ages and abilities took to The Mall and finished outside Buckingham Palace in the inaugural Bupa Westminster Mile. There are races for everyone and all abilities - families, fun runners, elite juniors and male and female wheelchair users. Sign up to this exciting event to make British history sixty years after Sir Roger Bannister was the first person to break that four minute barrier. The elite junior races will incorporate the UK Road Mile Age Group Championships. To enter one of the elite junior races please email email@example.com. To enter any other race, go to www.bupawestminstermile.co.uk
Sunday 1st Jun 2014 - Worcester 10km - Entries are £15 including a medal and refreshments on a flat fast course. www.peakperformanceevents.co.nf for more details.
Saturday 7th June 2014 - Umborne Ug 10k at 6.00pm. The Ug is nearly 10k and somewhat undulating with about 3k on road and the rest on tracks and paths. www.axevalleyrunners.org.uk. If you would prefer to walk the route instead, then a group of walkers will set off at 5.00 pm to walk about 4 miles of the course. A great chance to explore private land with superb views. There is also a 2.5k Fun Run starting at 6.10 pm with prizes and mementos. Lots of drinks bar, cakes & BBQ at the hall afterwards. Rather than an entry fee, entry is by donations on the day although numbers can be reserved by the completion of the attached form. Enquiries to: firstname.lastname@example.org Send entries to: Rick Wood, Pear Tree Cottage, Shute Vale, Axminster, Devon EX13 7QG
Sunday 8th June 2014 - The Somerset Series is now underway with the eighth race at Ninesprings For more information about the rest of the races in the series visit the Somerset Series website at www.somersetseries.co.uk
Sunday 20th June 2014 - The 2nd Chew Valley 10k & 1k will be run on Sunday 22nd June 2014 at 9.30am. The 10k event is UKA affiliated and chip-timed, all 10k and 1k runners will receive a goody bag and medal and it is a gorgeous, rural, traffic-free route with a big hill, set in the back-drop of the Mendip Hills. There will be live music, a mass warm-up, bbq, homemade cakes and refreshments from 8am for supporters and runners alike! Online entries are via www.chewvalley10k.co.uk and you can follow us on Twitter @chewvalley10k or on Facebook.
Sunday 13th July 2014 - Wellington 10 mile & 10K
Sunday 20th July 2014 - Frome Half Marathon plus 10k and 5k races. You can find details at www.fromehalfmarathon.co.uk
Sunday 17th Aug 2014 - Worcester City Half Marathon Entries are £18 including a medal and refreshments on a fast flat course. Supporting a local charity. www.peakperformanceevents.co.nf for more details.
Sunday 24th Aug 2014 - Torbay Royal Regatta 10k 7pm Start.
Monday 25th Aug 2014 - Lustleigh 10k Cross Country 12pm start.
Friday 29th Aug 2014 -Haldon Forest Flyer 5 miles cross country race.
Sunday 14th Sep 2014 - Entries open for the Doone Run at Lynmouth, Exmoor. Entry details at >>>>> http://www.northdevonroadrunners.com
Sunday 14th Sep 2014 - The Inaugural Porlock Smugglers Run https://twitter.com/Smuggler2014
Sunday 28th September 2014 - Taunton 10k
Sunday 5th Oct 2014 - Churston Flyer 5 miles 10.45am start and fun run at 10:00.
Sunday 5th October - Half marathon on the quantocks. Organised by adventure-cafe.com
Sunday 12th Oct 2014 - The Castle Cary 10k is now in its second year and this multi terrain 10k, hosted by 1610 Leisure and the Caryford Fitness and Leisure centre and supported by Total Buzz Events. The tough undulating route sees you take in breath taking scenery, including views of Glastonbury Tor, King Alfred's Tower and Bruton Lodge Hill Fort.
Sunday 26th Oct 2014 - Shepton Mallet 10k, organised by 1610, further details at http://www.1610.org.uk/events/1610-shepton-mallet-10k
Sunday 2nd Nov 2014 - Plymouth 10k 08:30 Start
Sunday 16th Nov 2014 - Bath Skyline race series, details at Relish Running.
Sunday 7th Dec 2014 - Bath Skyline race series, details at Relish Running.
Sunday 21st Dec 2014 - Portsmouth Coastal Marathon
Sunday 21st Dec 2014 - Aspire Running Events Limited who will be organising exciting and family friendly off road 10k/5k and kids fun run events through out the South West. Our website is http://www.aspirerunningevents.co.uk/. We are very excited to announce our very first event, the Avon Valley Adventure & Wildlife Park Santa Dash 2014…. The Linkis http://www.aspirerunningevents.co.uk/project/santa-dash-21st-december-2014-avon-valley-adventure-wildlife-park/
Sunday 28th Dec 2014 - Stoke Stampede 10k. Stoke-St-Gregory.
Tuesday 1st Jan 2015 - The Somerset Series is now underway with the first race the Chard Flyer www.chardrunningclub.btck.co.uk. For more information about the rest of the races in the series visit the Somerset Series website at www.somersetseries.co.uk
Sunday 11th Jan 2015 -Oh My Obelisk, 10.30 Start. This 11 mile all terrain race includes plenty of mud
and spectacular views with a few hills too.
Sunday 8th Mar 2015 - After a successful first year Cheddar running club will be running the event again. The entry fee and course will all remain the same however this year we are part of the Somerset race series. The race is an all out hilly mud fest taking in rowberrow and the showing off the epic views from beacon batch. The scenery is amazing but you will have to earn it by running 15 miles and completing over 2000 feet of climbing. Enter on line via our website hereS