Beginners 5km race

9 messages
08/02/2011 at 00:16

Hi,

I've started training 5 weeks ago, and am now wanting to book a 5km race, for about a month time. Could anyone recommend a good race in the north wales/cheshire area that would be ideal for a beginner like me??

 Thank you,

 Bethan

cougie    pirate
08/02/2011 at 00:35
parkrun ! There's one starting in Liverpool in march - or what about the Wirral seaside runs ?
08/02/2011 at 12:33

Hi Bethan. Can't find any big or biggish races coming up. There's a parkrun on Sat 5th March in Cheadle. http://www.abneycheadlerun.co.uk/ 

I haven't done it yet but it's run by a church group so it should be fairly welcoming!

08/02/2011 at 12:43
...... and Heaton Park North Manchester
09/02/2011 at 18:32
Thank you all for your help !
19/02/2011 at 12:37
Just done the Heaton Park run this morning and was great well organised !!! and did the run in 28.13 so happy
19/02/2011 at 12:49

Oopps - double post

Edited: 19/02/2011 at 12:50
19/02/2011 at 12:50
Good time DC - well done.
19/02/2011 at 17:27
A bit later in the year there is bound to be a race for life, organised by cancer research. Great atmosphereand you get a medal at the end of it !

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