The Poole Runners Summer Series is six races, each being about 5km, on Wednesday evening spread over the summer. Participants can is simply turn up, register and race! No fuss and minimal paperwork. To make your evening even easier, you can even enter the complete series on-line in advance. They are competitive and licensed under UKA rules (no dogs, buggies, or headphones), however, we encourage all abilities. There is a wide range of category prizes and team trophies presented after the last race. You do not have a member of a running club. The approx. 5km route is all within the beautiful Upton County Park, starting and finishing right in front of the main house.
The first race of 2021 will be Wednesday 5th May. Save money and time by entering on line in advance for the complete series. Thereafter all other entries are per-night only. We will re- open on line when England Athletics confirms that it is safe to hold events
On line entries (seniors only) for the 2021 series will open on Dec 1st 2020. Cost for UKA Club runners is just £10 Non Club runners pay £12. Pick up your number at race one. Thereafter no need to queue to register, just go directly to the start line. Click here to register for the series.
Juniors will per night only.
On Night Entries for Seniors ( 14 or over on 6/5/20):
At first race attended only, simply complete a registration form, seniors pay just £2 plus a one off £3 at their first registration if not a Club Runner. Thereafter all just £2 per night. Keep your race number for all subsequent races. Starts at 19:15 (3.5 Miles Approx.)
On Night Entries for Juniors (Over 4 to Under 14 on 6/5/20 ):
At first race attended only, simply complete a registration form and pay just £1.50. Remaining races just pay £1 Keep your race number for all races
Poole Runners Summer Series – Seniors Race one report:-
To follow on 6th May 2021
Poole Runners Summer Series – Juniors Race one report:-
To follow on 6th May 2021
UPTON SUMMER SERIES CLUB TEAM COMPETITION
The 2021 series will again incorporate a team award. In each race the first three runners from any UKA Club will be deemed to be the Club’s team. The best four results from any of the six races will be used to calculate the winning Club. Club vests must be worn.
Runners must complete a minimum of any four races to be considered for a prize.
Overall £75 voucher for both overall male /female
Category Awards – First and Second in the following age bands
14-17, 18-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+
A competitor’s age at the date of the first race will apply to all the races in the series. Placings will be judged from positions within the runner’s category only. Any ties will be decided on position in the last race of the series.