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The Salcey Forest Christmas 10k & 5k

Location: Salcey Forest, Quinton Road, Northampton, NN7 2HX
Date: Saturday 4th December 2021
Time: 10:00

Get your Christmas off to a flying start and join us for the return of this sell out festive 10k race using the relatively flat forest paths and trails in and around Salcey Forest.

The event is open to runners of all abilities, from novices to experienced athletes and is perfect for spring marathon training.

And if 10k doesn't quite suit, why not try the 5k option?

There will be bespoke medals and festive finish line goodies on offer to all finishers.

There are prizes on offer to leading men and ladies plus a variety of age category prizes and team prizes for both male and female (3 to score).
10k Start time - 10.00 am
5k Start time - 9.50 am
  • On Site Parking
  • Toilets
  • Baggage Drop Off
The Course
The route follows a two lap 5k route around the relatively flat tracks and trails of Salcey Forest. 10k runners complete two laps and 5k runners one lap.

First Aid
St John Ambulance or an alternative medical provider will be in attendance on the day and the course will be marshalled to provide assistance. There will also be a sweep marshal following the race to ensure that nobody is left behind and that all runners are accounted for.
Your individual time and position will be recorded by your electronic chip. We will endeavour to display results as they come into the race centre. Results will be uploaded to www.nice-work.org.uk as soon as possible after the race. All entrants that have supplied a valid and legible email address will receive a copy of the results as soon as possible after the race.

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"A big thank you to everyone who made the Salcey Forest 5km 10km a pleasure to run.

It was very well organised and everyone was super helpful and friendly.

Loved every minute of it!


- Salcey Forest 10k & 5k