King George's Recreation Ground
Peter Grant Way, Ferndown BH22 9EN
The annual 5K and 10K run this year will take place on Saturday, 22nd June and will start at 11 AM
The start and finish of the Ferndown 5K and 10K race is on the Ferndown King George V playing fields BH22 9EN. The start is at the main entrance on Peter Grant Way. The finish is at the exit of the Ferndown King George V playing fields adjacent to the Ferndown Leisure Centre.
The Ferndown 5K and the two laps 10K course is a flat, classed as multi-terrain taking in the roads of Ferndown and crossing Ferndown common.
There is an unsecured baggage drop available in the playing field pavilion.
There is free car parking at the Leisure Centre adjacent to the playing fields and at the town centre Tesco car park.
Please note that dogs are not allowed at UKA races.
Runners wearing headphones or earpieces will be disqualified under UKA race rules.
Trophies will be handed out at the finish line for the first three male and females across the line in both the 5K and 10K run (12 trophies). To facilitate trophy presentation and to allow photographs to be taken the recipients are asked to remain at the finishing line for a short time
There will be a medal presented to all that finish the 5K or the 10K run.
The 10K run has a minimum age limit of 16 and the 5K a minimum age of 14.
There are three water stations, one located at the entrance to Ferndown Common, the next at the exit from Ferndown Common and one at the finishing line.