Craigavon Lake Run

This year’s Craigavon Lake Run 10k, 5k & 1k Family Fun Run takes place on Wednesday 1st June 2022 from 6.45pm.

The route remains extremely flat, taking in the pathways around the picturesque Craigavon Lakes and City Park, ideal for both beginners and those pursuing a PB!

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Craigavon Lake Run 10k, 5k & 1k FAQ's

When is Craigavon Lakes 10k, 5k, and 1k Family run?

Wednesday 1st June 2022

What time does the run start?

Race Distance Start Time
1k Family Fun run 6:45pm
Wheelchair Friendly 10k 6:58pm
5k run 7:00pm
10k run 7:10pm

Who can enter this years event?

1k Family Fun Run – All ages, 11 years or under must be accompanied by an adult.

5k Run – 11 years old or under must be accompanied by an adult

10k Run – 16 years of age and over

Is this a timed event?

Yes, the 5k and 10k runs will be chipped/timed.

The 1k Family Fun run will not be timed.

How much does it cost to enter?

Race Distance Cost
1k Family Fun Run £3.50 per person
Wheelchair Friendly 10k £15.00 per person
5k Run  £10.00 per person
10k Run £15.00 per person

When is the closing dates for entries?

Registration closes at 7:00 pm on Monday 30th May

Where and when can I pick up my race number?

Participants can collect their race packs from Intersport within Rushmere Shopping Centre from 9.00am on Friday 27th May until 7.00pm on Tuesday 31st May. The race packs will include race number, bib, pin and timing chip.

Participants unable to collect their race packs from Intersport at Rushmere Shopping Centre, may collect them from South Lake Leisure Centre on Wednesday 1st June from 9.00am until 6.00pm sharp from reception.

What does my registration fee include?

Registration fee includes:

  • Entrance into a run of your choice
  • Marshalls on hand to help and provide 1st aid if required
  • Timed run (10k and 5k only)
  • Finisher’s medal
  • Goodie bag sponsored by McKeever Sports

Where is the official start and finish?

The start line will be located at the back gate of Craigavon Civic Centre leading onto Craigavon lakes path and the finish straight will be in front of Craigavon Lakes slip way leading towards South Lake Leisure Centre car park.

Both start & finish lines will be highlighted with an arch sponsored by McKeever Sports.

Can I swap my race number?

No. Each individual is set up with a registration/race number. The race number is specific to the registration details you give online and is for your personal use only. For health and safety reasons you cannot change or offer this number to anyone else. Any participant with the wrong race number will be disqualified.

Where will times for the race be posted?

Race results will posted here on Thursday 2nd June 2022.

What are the prizes?

All winners will receive a T-shirt sponsored by McKeever Sports and the below gift vouchers sponsored by Rushmere Shopping Centre.

Category 1st 2nd 3rd
10k Male £60 £45 £30
10k Female £60 £45 £30
5k Male £30 £25 £15
5k Female £30 £25 £15
10k Wheelchair £30
10k 55+ Male £25
10k 55+ Female £25

All participants will receive a medal and a Goodie bag sponsored by McKeevers Sports.

Can I change routes after registration?

No, sorry this is not possible.

What if I can’t make it to the event?

In the event of a cancellation, a minimum of 7 days must be given in order to receive a refund

Must I sign in on the day?

No, you must wear your race number on the front of your running top. Please note the timing chip is part of your race number.

Can I register on the day of the event?

No, runners cannot register on the day. Registration closes at 7.00pm on Monday 30th May.

Where do I park on the day?

Parking is available at the below locations:

  • South Lake Leisure Centre
  • Craigavon Civic Centre
  • Marlborough House
  • Rushmere Shopping Centre

Are there changing facilities?

We strongly recommend that runners come changed ready to run, there will be no changing facilities on the day. Toilets are available at South Lake Leisure Centre and Rushmere Shopping Centre.

What do I need to bring with me?

Participants should bring appropriate running attire, comfortable running shoes and wear their timing chip and race number on the front of their top.

Will there be water stations?

Yes, there will be water stations outside South Lake Leisure Centre and throughout the race route.

Is the event Marshalled?

Yes, there will be Marshalls throughout the route and at water stations.

What first aid facilities will be available?

First Aid is available through St. John’s Ambulance which will be located at the Start/Finish line in & around South Lake Leisure Centre and Tannaghmore Gardens.

 

Rules of the event

All participants acknowledge that they will be running at entirely their own risk and to the extent permitted by the Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977. Armagh City, Banbridge & Craigavon Borough Council will not be liable for any loss, damage, illness or injury whatsoever directly or indirectly occasioned by or resulting from the negligence, wrongful act or default of the Council, its members, employees or agents or from any other cause including the physical condition of the participant.

Each individual is set up with a registration/race number. The race number is specific to the registration details you give online and is for your personal use only. For health and safety reasons you cannot change or offer this number to anyone else. Any participant with the wrong race number will be disqualified.

Route Map

1k, 5k,10k Route Map

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