The Needles 5k and 10k races are perfect anyone who has completed a Couch to 5K programme or wants to try a slightly longer distance. Starting out from the Sports Centre they will take you through the twists and turns of the footpaths running through the stunning Freshwater countryside.
If you’re new to running why not take part in our FREE Couch to 5k or 5k to 10k programmes, led by experienced marathon runner, Julie Dixon. Click here for more info on our Couch to 5k sessions.
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Date: Saturday 2 June 2018
Race start – 5k: TBC
Race start – 10k: TBC
Venue: Both events will start and finish at the West Wight Sports and Community Centre
Cost – Needles 5k: In advance £TBC (plus online booking fee) / On the day £TBC
Entries – 5k: Registration on the day between 8am and 9.45am in the Community Centre at the front of the building
Cost – Needles 10k: In advance £TBC (plus online booking fee) / On the day £TBC
Entries – 10k: Registration on the day between 10am and 11.45am in the Community Centre at the front of the building
Minimum age: 15yrs
Facilities: Showers, changing rooms, secure room, toilets and cafe.
Race Route – Needles 5k: Click here for 5K route (please note route may be subject to change and will be confirmed on the day)
Race Route – Needles 10k: Click here for 10k route (please note route may be subject to change and will be confirmed on the day)