Race Calendar

Sheffield Superhero Sprint 5km,10km & 1/2 marathon

9 Jun 2018

Sheffield Tinsley Canal Towpath
Starts: 10:00
Distance: 5, 10, 21.1 Kilometres
Entry Fee: £14.00 - £20.00

KAPOW!!! Defeating Dementia one step at a time

Join us for the FIRST EVER Sheffield “Defeat Dementia” Superhero Sprint on Saturday 9th June 2018. This brand new Superhero/Supervillain sprint event consists of a 5km fun run, a 10km and a half marathon race and costume contest on the beautiful Sheffield/Tinsley canal towpath. Wear your favourite superhero or supervillain gear and use your superpowers to walk, run or sprint to the finish line. It’s going to be a whole comic strip of fun with a whole lot of running thrown in too! Burn off some energy, use your superpowers and have a WHOLE load of superhero or supervillain fun!. It's a family friendly 5k,10k or half marathon with a medal and a FREE goody bag for all finishers! Bring your family and friends and join us as we take to the streets for the VERY FIRST Sheffield Superhero Sprint. Choose your distance - 5km, 10km or half marathon - and get going before the supervillains catch you. Run on your own, as a pair or in a team. FREE goody bag and bespoke medal for all runners; friendly marshals & refreshments available too. Get your capes on! Full route details will be available shortly but the event will start & finish on the canal towpath behind The Source (within a short walking distance of Meadowhall). Afterwards you can head off to the Meadowhall to grab yourself a bargain, or have lunch. It’s time to dust off your running shoes, earn a medal, and sign up for this amazingly comical event on 9th June 2018! Choose your distance (5km, 10km, 13.1 miles) Fast, flat & beautiful course with huge PB potential. Family friendly, wheelchair friendly, pram friendly; no time limits, no pressure - just LOADS of fun. Come and join us!


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Results for the Sheffield Superhero Sprint 5km,10km & 1/2 marathon were last updated on Saturday, 9 June 2018 22:49.



Mel  Wilkinson


5, 10, 21.1 Kilometres
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Entry limit:
Remaining places:
Race licence:
Applied for
Suitable for wheelchairs


  • Water stations
  • Distance markers
  • Toilets
  • Changing facilities
  • Baggage store
  • No showers
Race HQ:
S9 1EA

Race numbers will be allocated at Registration on the day of the race. Full race instructions will be emailed out the week before the race date: if you have not received these by 04/06/18 please check your spam folder and email us at runforit@email.com if necessary.

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