Menu

Runners invited to Fylde’s annual Wesham 10k road race this November

Posted on - 16th October, 2021 - 12:00pm | Author - | Posted in - Charities, Freckleton, Fylde News, Kirkham, Recreation, Sport, Things to Do in and around Preston, What's On in Preston
Pic: Th G from Pixabay

Lancashire runners are gearing up for this November’s annual Wesham 10k road race.

Kicking off on 27 November, the Wesham 10k is one of the North West’s oldest 10k road races and follows lanes in Salwick and Lea Town.

This year’s race will see all runners receiving a Lancashire Day cheese and event t-shirt.

Read more: Preston North End fans invited to remember Trevor Hemmings at Deepdale this Saturday

A total of 154 runners completed the first race in 1986, and the event has grown ever since, attracting a large field of runners. It has sold out before race day each year since 2016 and is becoming one of the most popular races in the North West.

The race has proven so popular that organisers now hold a second event in the summer, the Wesham Summer 10K.

The first three male and female finishers will receive prizes. The organisers are awarding prizes to the first junior male and female. They will also award prizes in the masters’ categories, from M40 to M80+ for men and W35 to W70+ for women.

Read more: UCLan lecturer set new world record at the Powerlifting World Championships in Sweden

Entry is open to all aged 15 or above and costs £16 for attached runners and £18 for unattached runners.

A £2 discount is applied on verification of the UKA number on the entry form.

For more information, visit – http://www.wesham10k.co.uk/




Read moreSee the latest Preston news and headlines

Will you be running the Wesham 10k? Let us know in the comments below

Share
Preston in pictures Preston City Mela 2024Preston City Mela 2024Preston City Mela 2024Preston City Mela 2024Preston City Mela 2024R0015406.jpgPreston City Mela 2024Preston City Mela 2024 View more
Advertisement
Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's email newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday and Wednesday rounding up our top stories and more.

Advertisement
News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

The Preston Guide

Discover local businesses and services near you.

Advertisement
Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Blog Preston email updates

Receive our digest of the biggest and best stories every Sunday to your email inbox

We respect your privacy and you can unsubscribe at any time from our emails