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Folkestone Coastal 10k

Location: Coastal Park, near Leas Cliff Lift lower station, Folkestone, Kent CT20 1PS
Date: Sunday 31st May 2020
Time: 10:00

Brought to you by the same team that stages the successful Folkestone Half Marathon, this 10k race is now firmly established, attracting over 700 runners. The race uses chip timing.

This is a fundraising race for local charities and Nice Work will be providing race and entry management services.

The course is fast and flat and suitable for both experienced and first-time runners.

Medals and finish line goodies are on offer for all finishers, there are prizes for the leading runners including a £100 cash prize for the 1st man and 1st lady, sponsored by Independent Insurance Services

Further information on the race is available on the Folkestone Coastal 10k website.

We are delighted to acknowledge our 2020 race sponsors: 

Independent Insurance Services have been serving the local community in Folkestone since 1991, providing tailored insurance solutions to our personal and commercial clients.

Photos for the event will be provided by RandR Photography and you can view the images here.

Nice Work are responsible for Chip Timing & Entry Management Services for the event.
  • On Site Parking
  • Toilets
  • Baggage Drop Off
  • Refreshments and Trade Stands
  • Changing Facilities
The Course
The 10 kilometre run will start from Folkestone seafront, head towards Hythe and then return, whilst taking in the beautiful coastal scenery that the area has to offer. This is a flat promenade route, traffic free and a great race for those who are relatively new to running, but also for those more experienced runners looking for a personal best.

First Aid
St John Ambulance or another 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. Presentations will take place approximately 45 minutes after the first finisher.

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.
Race Location: Coastal Park, near Leas Cliff Lift lower station, Folkestone, Kent CT20 1PS

By Car
From the M20 heading South or A20 from Dover, turn off at junction 13 and follow the signs for Folkestone Harbour. The site postcode is CT20 1PX, which can easily be found on a sat nav. There will be parking available along the harbour and in Folkestone town, but please take note of any parking charges or restrictions.

By Train
For those wishing to travel by train, the nearest station is Folkestone Central Station. You can take a taxi or walk/jog to the Harbour, which will take about 20 minutes.

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