Lancaster Valentines 10km

Sunday 16th February 2020


The race HQ is the George & Dragon Pub on the Lancaster Quay and they are looking forward to seeing you visit their pub!


If your idea of the perfect date is going for a run, you're not alone! There are plenty of runners out there who are eager to meet someone who shares their passion for running or share it with a loved one!


Special valentines momento for all finishers.


Course Information


The Valentines 10km starts & finishes behind the George & Dragon and is an out and back route.


Flat, fast & traffic free


Romantic Route


Race Information


When is the race in 2020?

The race date for 2020 is Sunday 16th February. 


Where is the race start & race HQ?

The race start is located a little way down the Lancaster Quay with  race finish is behind the pub on the cycle track but the race HQ is located at:


George & Dragon Pub,

The Quay,






Where can I park?

Parking for competitors and supporters is available down the Quay but please be aware of the parking restrictions in place for residents before leaving your car. Lancaster has a number of alternative car parks close by and can be found using this car parking link. 


Where can I stay in Lancaster?

Lancaster has a number of hotels and B&B’s in the centre and outskirts of the city. 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 public path and is 99% traffic free route maps can be found on


The course is fast and the majority of the route is traffic free.


What are the rules for the event?

This race has been measured and certified permitted under UKA Rules.


How far apart are the drinks stations?
The drinks stations will be 2.5 to 3 miles apart.


What else will be available on the course?

A number of marshals and community groups will be on the course providing runners with jelly babies and loads of support on route!


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 Valentines 10km, you must be 15 or over on race day.


Where can I find my race info?

If you live in the UK and entered by post, this race info will be posted out to you explaining the details for race day. If you entered online your information will be sent to the email stated in the online application. Please check your spam as sometimes emails go into this folder instead of standard email inboxes.


Numbers are to be collected on the day of the race.


I can't run - What is your refund policy? Can I transfer my number?

Unfortunately, there is 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 and cycleways 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?

Not officially but bags can be left inside the George & Dragon Pub. 


Where are the toilets?

There are toilets both inside the George & Dragon & additional ones provided by the Lancaster Race Series. These are located behind the George & Dragon. 

What food and drink will be available?

There will be food and drink available in the George & Dragon Pub.

When will the results be available?
Results will be posted online soon after the race on


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