The Morecambe 5km fun run is new in 2019 with the main aim of raising money the Venus & Cupid Arts Trust.
Starting and finishing on the Promenade this seaside race will provide a good course coupled with lovely views across the Bay.
The Morecambe 5km aims to be a friendly race organised by runners for those who fancy a blast down the prom but also those first-timers who want to test themselves over 5km
To new runners, and those considering running with us for the first time, we promise a warm welcome and a race with fantastic support.
All runners will receive a blingtastic medal
When is the race in 2019?
The 2019 race is on the 9th June at 11am
PRE ENTRIES - NUMBERS COLLECTED ON THE DAY!
Where is the race HQ?
Car Park area by the Golf Club
Marine Road East
Morecambe LA4 6AJ
Where can I park?
Parking for competitors and supporters is available through the pay & display car park at the race HQ.
For more options please access car parking through this link
Where can I stay in Morecambe?
Morecambe has a number of hotels and B&B’s in its centre and outskirts of the city of Lancaster.
Please contact us for more information with your requirements and we’ll do our best to match you to appropriate accommodation.
What is the race route?
The race takes in some scenic coastal views across the bay and is an extremely friendly race for first time runners and experienced runners alike. Route maps can be found on www.lancaster-race-series.co.uk
What are the rules for the event?
This race has been certified permitted under UKA Rules.
How far apart are the drinks stations?
The drinks stations will be located at the finish line.
Will there be start zones?
Will there be mile or km markers?
There will be mile markers, every mile.
How old do I need to be to run?
To enter the Morecambe 5km fun run, you must be 8 or over on race day.
I can't run - What is your refund policy? Can I transfer my number?
Unfortunately, there is a no refund policy and we are now unable to transfer numbers.
What if I am ill, injured or unfit before the race?
We recommend that you do not run if you feel ill, injured or have not trained for this event. If in doubt, consult your doctor.
Can I run in Fancy Dress?
Yes we welcome runners in fancy dress. Please take care with your choice of fancy dress as roads & paths are NOT closed to the public.
Can I wear an iPod or music player?
It is not recommended. For your own safety you need to be aware of what is around you, and to be able to take instructions from marshals.
Is there a baggage store?
There will be a place for bags but we request to limit bags & personal belongings to a minimum.
Where are the toilets?
When will the results be available?
Results will be posted online soon after the race on www.lancaster-race-series.co.uk
Where is a good place to spectate?
The course has excellent spectator areas but please be aware that paths are not closed to the public so please take care if out on the course. For more detailed information on the best places to spectate please use the contact us page on the race series website.