RW’s Top 100 UK Races of the Year: Women-Only

  • The numbers in brackets are last year's position; the times are last year's men's and women's winning times
  • If we've been given an event's details, you'll find it in the Race Diary.

Another growing London Marathon event takes first place. It had a clear lead over the big three women’s 10Ks, with newcomer the Great North Women’s 5 taking the other top-five spot. (See Biggest Series, for Race For Life.)

1 Flora Light Challenge 5K (1)
Big, atmospheric event run through London’s Hyde Park
2002 date: September

2 Glasgow Brittanic Asset Management 10K (2)
Glasgow’s other well-established city-centre race
2002 date: May

3 Dublin Women’s 10K (3)
A huge, women-only 10K through the streets of Dublin
2002 date: June 3

4 Liverpool Princes 10K (5)
Well-established women’s race in one of the North’s major cities
2002 date: May

5 Tesco Great North Women’s 5
A short tour of Manchester, including the set of Coronation Street
2002 date: June

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