Rugby 5k 2021
Sunday 4 Jul 2021
£14.99 Young Adults | £10.00 Children | £14.99 Adults
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Date: Sunday 4 Jul 2021
Time: from 11:00
Young Adults: £14.99
Under 6 entry (Girls and boys): free and no registration needed
Venue: Rugby School, Lawrence Sheriff Street, Rugby, Warwickshire, CV22 5EH View map
The course starts on The Close on Barby Road. It follows a path through The Close before heading out on to Barby Road towards the Polo and Rugby Pitches. The course then returns and finishes back in The Close The course is a mixture of terrains and suitable for all abilities to walk, jog or run.
The event site is at The Close – birthplace of Rugby. Head for the area behind the Rugby Shop, please stay on the paths & follow the signage to the start.
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, we’ll be operating a staggered start time in 2021 to ensure your safety on event day. Additional start times may become available as/when needed.
There is no official car parking for this event. Please use town centre car parks and car share when possible.
The nearest town centre car parks are: Little Church Street (CV21 3BQ), Gas Street (CV21 2TX), John Barford (CV21 2SL), Railway Terrace (CV21 2XQ), Rugby Central (CV21 2JR).
PLEASE NOTE: Barby Road will be a no through road during the event, diversions will be in place. There will be no parking permitted on Barby Road and there will be restrictions in place on Horton Crescent.
The nearest train station is Rugby Train station
This course is a mixture of well maintained paths, road and grass. The grass section is 2KM, if we have poor weather the suitability of the grassed area may be affected, in this case guidance will be given on the day. There is a slight incline on the return route where some wheelchair users may need assistance.
Inviting your friends and family to support you on the day is a great idea, they can share in the joy with you as you cross the finish line and ring the bell. They can also help you with those important things, like holding your belongings whilst you walk, jog or run round the course!
Please note, whilst we hope we can open our events to families and friends supporting on the day, this may not be possible due to government guidelines around COVID-19. We will update on this nearer the time.