Each race in the series features an undulating two lap course in Christchurch Park. Runners of all standards are welcome, from experienced runners looking for a timed midweek run, or maybe a shot at a pb - to those who are new to running or 5k races. We particularly welcome beginners and there will be a medal and finish line goodies for all finishers.
You can enter a single race, or purchase a three or four race season ticket.
The series is comprised of four 5k races.
Points scored in your best three races count towards overall Series prizes (first 100 male and female finishers in each race score points).
There will be prizes for race winners and winners of vet categories, plus team prizes and a special series prize for 1st Male and 1st Female.
The event also features a singe lap 2.5k Fun Run, open to all, including children.
Entry Limit: 200
Please note that, as all of our races are licensed by UK Athletics, we will adhere to any Covid guidelines in place at the time.
The Ipswich Summer Series comprises a two-lap, undulating course using the paths around Christchurch Park. The route will be marked with directional route arrows and marshalled to provide additional assistance.
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 runner following the race to ensure that nobody is left behind and that all runners are accounted for.