Top five spring 5K races for beginners

Inspired to run a race? Take on your first 5K this spring.

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Lee Rigby People's Run (5km)

Battersea Park, London

Thursday 29 May

The Lee Rigby People's Run, In memory of British soldier Lee Rigby, is a new fast and flat route around London's Battersea Park. Runners will receive medals, t-shirts, winners' prizes and refreshments and supervised on-site bag storage will be available.

Open to all ages and abilities including runners, joggers and walkers, the two-lap event supports services charities BLESMA, Once We were Soldiers, Royal British Legion and SSAFA. Enter here

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