10k Route & ENTRY
This is an out and back figure of 8 course where competitors will be well marshalled on all parts of the route. The route will be fully marked with a drinks station at 2k and 6.5k. All participants must be aged 16 or over at the point of entry.
The event will start and finish at Colne Valley High School, Gilroyd Lane, Linthwaite, Hudd9ersfield HD7 5SP
There should be plenty of parking at the event centre but we would also wish to appeal for volunteers, families and competitors to car share where possible.
The event address and main car park is can be found at HD7 5SP (Gillroyd Lane entrance) in the event that this car park is full you will be directed to further car parking which can be found at the entrance on Church Lane HD7 5TA.
At Wilberlee Junior & Infant School HD7 5UZ on Thursday 1st and Friday 2nd September between 10.00am and 2pm.
10K Registration is open again from 09:00 to 11:45 at Colne Valley High School (prompt closing) on the Saturday morning 3rd September 2022
At Colne Valley High School. 1M Children Fun Run. Registration is open again from 09:00 to 12.45pm (prompt closing) on Saturday 3rd September 2022.
Race Start Times
RACE START for the 10km is at 12.00 noon from Colne Valley High School. It is our intention to start on time so please expect a prompt start unless for reasons out of our control.
RACE START for the Children’s fun run mile is at approx 1.30pm from Colne Valley High School. It is our intention to start on time so please expect a prompt start unless for reasons out of our control.
Prices & Awards
Price: 1 mile Children’s fun run of £5. Price entry includes a unique Heights Medal/ Either Pre register or entries on the day.
For all other races, entries / amendments will close on 8 July 2021 unless full before.
10k Awards for 1st, 2nd and 3rd placed male / female. Age category awards: V40/V50/V60/V70 male & female.
There will be plenty of food and drinks available at The event Centre throughout the day for everyone including any supporters waiting to see friends and family members.
It is our intention to waymark the full course where possible and the course will be littered with plenty of enthusiastic and supportive marshals to cheer you on your way.
The race is in July and whilst nothing is a ‘gimme’ with regard our weather generally and indeed in the Colne Valley, you should be prepared in case of a warm day. We have a drinks station available at around 2k and you will visit this again at 6k unless you have taken a very wrong turn! If you need to ensure that you take on water in the event of extreme temperature.
Social Media Groups
We have a Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and You Tube which we recommend you join to find out what other HUT runners are up to.