Welcome to the Mossley AFC 10K
The race, which starts and finishes at Mossley AFC's Seel Park ground, with ‘Grandstand Views’ for spectators, is an undulating and picturesque course and takes runners from Upper Mossley, around Lower Mossley and Greenfield with beautiful views of the stunning, countryside around Mossley and Saddleworth.
Date: Sunday 17th July 2016
Start : 10:00
ENTRIES OPEN SOON !
Click on ' Registration' in the left margin and follow instructions.
Entry Fee*: (PayPal & Visa / Mastercard only)
£ 14 (Unaffiliated runners), or
£ 12 (UK Athletics affiliated members),
All runners must be 15 years old, or over.
*Please note there is a booking fee charged, however this will eliminate any postal costs, etc. The fee is payable to the web publishers / timing company and not the organisers.
To qualify for the cheaper entry fee, you MUST be a registered member of a running club affiliated to UK Athletics. This is for insurance purposes -. membership of other 'clubs' or groups (eg a gym or fitness center) does not count. If you enter as to affiliated runner, please indicate your club and UKA Registration Number on the entry DOCUMENT
To avoid disappointment, it is recommended you book your place early:
Welcome to the Mossley AFC 10K - Hosted by semi-professional football club, Mossley AFC, it is hoped to attract a good mix of club-class competitors, social runners, beginners and charity fundraisers. The challenging course takes in the undulating roads around Mossley and Saddleworth with a 'Grandstand Finish' at the club's ground, Seel Park.
All finishers will receive Mossley AFC 10K official medal, with a ‘goodie bag’ distributed at the end. A range of trophies are available to winning competitors in the main (open age) race and 'Over 45' categories, for both men & women.
The presentations will take place after the race in the clubhouse.
The course has been accurately measured to 10 kilometers (6:21 miles), and the use of CHIP TIMING records accurate results for all runners, though finishing positions for trophies are decided on gun-time.
No matter what your running experience may be, the Mossley AFC 10K is the race for you! Ideal for Both experienced club runners, social runners and those perhaps looking for a (first) 'proper' race to enter. If you are seeking to raise funds for a charity by completing a challenging event, this race definitely provides the opportunity.
For those wanting to simply 'get fit', a 10K is an achievable target to aim for!
Perhaps even discover Mossley AFC from a football perspective and come back to watch the Lilywhites next season at our picturesque ground.