Race Calendar

Workington Festival of Running

4 Aug 2024

Starts: 09:30
Distance: 1K, 5K, 10K & HM Kilometres
Entry Fee: £0 - £25.79

Welcome to the online entry for the Workington Festival Of Running featuring 1k (free kids run), 5k,10k and Half Marathon races. Race numbers will be issued at race registration. Entries on the day will be available subject to maximum entry of 150 runners in each of the races. Registration will open at 8.00, those doing the half have time to collect their numbers by 9.00 and make their way to the start. Runners will meet at the reds ground at 9.00 for instructions to the start and club runners will accompany them. Registration will be open until 14.00 9.30 - Half-marathon: £24 12.30 - 10K: £14 13.30 - 5K: £8 14.30 - 1K fun run - FREE UKA affiliated runners will get a £2 discount A £2 discount is provided to runners entering both the 5K and 10K races online. Additional £3 for entries on the day. Adults accompanying a child do not need to enter the 1K or run with a number, unless a medal is specifically required. This will provide more capacity for children to take part in the run. Prizes Presentation This will take place once all runners have completed each race, Prizes will be awarded for overall and category positions. The first male and female runner in the half marathon will receive a trophy also. All runners in the half, 10k and 5k will receive medals, certificates, drawstring bags. Runners taking part in the half and 10k will get a free drink and snack on completion of their race. Free massage available throughout the day. Race safety briefing There will be a race briefing prior to the start of each race. 1st aid provision will be provided and organised by Stephen Wilson, 1st Aid Associates. There will be a lead bike and sweeper runner. Withdrawals and number swaps: These will be allowed until the 30th of July 23 . Refunds may be subject to a charge to cover costs of processing the entry and refund. After this date no refunds or change of runner can be guaranteed.



1K, 5K, 10K & HM Kilometres
Entry limit:
Remaining places:
Not suitable for wheelchairs


  • Water stations
  • Distance markers
  • Toilets
  • Changing facilities
  • No showers
  • No baggage store
Race HQ:
Borough Park Football Ground, Workington, CA14 2DT

Entry Fees

The prices below include race fees, card charges and admin; there are no hidden extras.

1k Kids Free Race£0
5K Affiliated £6 + Booking fee£6.84
5K Unaffiliated £8 + Booking fee£8.95
10K Affiliated £12 + Booking fee£13.16
10K Unaffiliated £14 + Booking fee£15.26
HM Affiliated £22 + Booking fee£23.68
HM Unaffiliated £24 + Booking fee£25.79

Assuming this event does not sell out, entry on the day will be available for an additional £3.00.
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