Want to race next month? Here are three great running events taking place in the UK in October. Worth visiting!
SUPERSONIC 10KM BOURNEMOUTH FESTIVAL
When? 3 October
The “Supersonic 10km” is part of the Bournemouth Marathon Running Festival. It takes place on the Saturday before the main event. It’s an enjoyable, flat and fast course great for setting a quick time.
More info: run-bmf.com
KIELDER MARATHON NORTHUMBERLAND
When? 4 October
This is Britain’s most beautiful marathon for many people. It has a fabulous route following the shores of Kielder Water in Northumberland. Mostly flat with some “sharp” inclines, the terrain is a combination of trail and tarmac. You can also join a half marathon, 10k and/or family fun run.
More info: kieldermarathon.com
GARMIN KINGSTON RUN CHALLENGE
When? 11 October
Now in its 27th year, the Garmin Kingston Run Challenge takes over the center of Kingston and the Thames tow path. You can choose between three distances (8.2, 16 and 26.2 miles) on a flat course.
More info: humanrace.co.uk