Venue: Loughgall Country Park, 11-14 Main Street, Loughgall, Armagh. BT61 8HZ
Race Starts: 11am
Loughgall 5K/10K is the 3rd race in the Belfast Telegraph Run Forest Run Series. Loughgall set in the heart of Armagh, known as the Orchard County and where the World famous Bramley Apple originated. The race starts close to the Reception in the park and in the first kilometre of the 10K takes you through the picturesque village of Loughgall, returning into the Loughgall Estate via the impressive main gates. The 5K route stays within the Country Park. The route takes in the forest paths around the estate passing the golf course and lake.
We’ve teamed up with Macmillan NI as our charity partners for the 2019/20 Forest Series. Macmillan provide physical, financial and emotional support to help people with cancer live life as fully as possible. If you wish, you can also support Macmillan NI by making a £1 donation or amount of your choice while entering any of the races online, just tick the appropriate box.
Runners who complete 6 out of 8 races will receive a FREE commemorative Tshirt (new design for this year TBA). CLICK HERE for details.
If you complete all 8 races you will receive a bonus medal at the race Finale in Castlewellan on Saturday 22nd February 2020.
Online Registration (before 11pm on Wednesday 27th November 2019) and for option of posting out race pack (before 11pm Wednesday 20th November 2019).
5K & 10K RACE: £22
Early Bird offer of £20 if you register before 11pm on Wednesday 30th October 2019.
JUNIOR 5K RACE: £15 (junior rate applies to runners aged 11-17 years)
JUNIOR 10K RACE: £15 (junior rate applies to runners aged 15-17 years)
Junior Early Bird offer of £13 if you register before 11pm on Wednesday 30th October 2019..
(plus £3 if postal option chosen NI & £4 ROI).
Please note PRIMO registration processing fees apply in addition to above and are clearly displayed at point of entry.
Confirmation of your race entry will be sent to you automatically via email from Primo Events after your payment is made. If you choose the option to have your Race Pack posted out to you before the day then this should arrive with you no later than the Wednesday prior to race day. Otherwise your race number and chip timing will be given to you at Registration on the morning of the race.
Terms & Conditions
By entering the race you will be bound by the event disclaimer which you agreed to at time of registration. Refunds are not available once entry has been completed. Runners are permitted to transfer entry to a family member/friend if they email Born 2 Run Events with the details prior to the on-line entry closing date. (Transfer of entry to another event is not available). Full Terms & Conditions are available to view at time of entry on the Primo Events website.
Race Start Time
Registration packs can be collected on race day at the building in the yard at the rear of Reception and will be clearly signposted on the day.
Saturday 30th November 2019: 9.00am – 10.30am
Free parking for all runners, please car share where possible and follow marshals instructions for parking.
The race starts and finishes close to the Registration building.
Strictly no pets allowed to run race with owners!
As this is a Winter race there will be no water station so please carry water with you if required.
Toilet facilities are available from the outside of the Reception Building, the Football Pavillion (plus showers) and the Changing Room Building (plus showers).
Post Race Refreshments
Hydration station at finish line. Complimentary refreshments will be served in the building where Registration packs are collected, at approximately 12 noon.
Prizegiving – 12 noon. 5K & 10K Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd Male and Female Finishers. Category Prizes will only be awarded at the end of the Series to runners who completed 6 out of 8 races. Six quickest race results will be used if more than 6 races completed.
The course is a mixture of tarmac and gravel paths. Running shoes/trail shoes (personal choice and dependent on weather conditions) are suitable for all the terrain on the 5K & 10K route.
Your entry fee includes the following:
• A RUN FOREST RUN medal
• Individual chip timing
• Race Number
• Complimentary post race refreshments