Fast flat 32 feet Strava elevation Road Race on Town & Countryside closed roads Sunday August 18th 2019 7.30pm
With just 2 months to plan a road race with a full road closure of the Old A6 Harborough Road we started to organise the Beat The Sunset 5k in September 2018. Fortunately everyone and thanks to the Emergency Services, Highways, West Lodge Farm Park & SAG an event was born. We will return Sunday August 18th 2019 7.30pm. Further details to follow.
Fancy free entry? Raise just £75 for either our official charity and your entry fee will be refunded. T&Cs apply Lakelands https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/desboroughraces
A one lap course on fully closed roads to the North side of Desborough Town with just one sharp right hand bend and 3 rolling bends. The finish is 700mtrs beyond the start line with a fast 200mtr finish. 10mt Garmin Elevation plus a new faster finish for 2019!
Elites Organised for the 1st time n 2018 with just 7 weeks notice we put on a fantastic event. We are aiming to make this race for 2019 as competitive as possible. If you have a time below, Men 5k sub 16 minutes & Women sub 18 minutes since January 1st 2018 then we can offer free entry. Please email Sarah Davis with your Power of Ten link to email@example.com
Prize Fund M/F 1st/2nd/3rd 1st prize £100 cash & trophies Under 20 Vets 40/45/50/55/60/65 £700 Prize Fund
Course Record Abedom Beyene 15:40 2019 Rebecca Hall 18:47 2019
The following roads will be closed from 7pm to 8.30pm Back Lane Stoke Albany Road Harborough Road Brampton Valley Road
There will be various spots for spectators to be able to watch from the roundabout at Stoke Road/Harborough Rd., The junction at the Travel Plaza Hotel Harborough Rd./Brampton Valley Road, Brampton Valley Road/Stoke Road Junction, Back Lane into the top of West Lodge Drive and the final 200mtrs into the finish. We encourage everyone to get behind the runners and add to a spectacular evening!
D Brown. Thank you and thank you for a great event beat my pb by 1 and a half mins 😊 M Gray. My wife and I took part in the Beat the Sunset 5k yesterday. It was our first proper run after taking up running a couple of months ago, and we thoroughly enjoyed it. Thankyou.