FRIMLEY HALLOWEEN RUN
A Halloween 5K Fun Run is coming to Frimley Lodge Park this October! Great for a family evening, an excuse to get your running shoes on, a chance to raise money for charity, or just a fun and healthy evening out! Whether you’re running for the challenge, trying to get fit, getting out with friends and family, or raising funds for charity – come down and have a great Saturday evening experience. Everybody will get a mask and glow accessories, and receive some well earned toasted marshmallows (plus sweets goody bags for the kids), a custom Frimley halloween medal and water at the finish line.
Saturday the 28th of October, 2017
The race will start at 7.00PM
We suggest arriving at least an hour prior to the race start to ensure you have time to collect your wristband and accessories, use the toilets and familiarise yourself with the course and start/finish area.
EVERY RUNNER WILL RECEIVE:
- Halloween mask (for all but the kids masks will be more friendly!)
- Custom Frimley Halloween Medal
- Glow sticks
- Sweets goody bag (for the kids)
- Toasted marshmallows (for all)
- Bag storage
- A pre-race warm-up
- First aid station
- Ghoulishness, vibrancy, energy and a memorable experience!
Please be aware that the race will be run in the evening (we know this is obvious but we want to be sure everybody realises this!) so visibility will be greatly reduced throughout the event. Your safety matters so please make sure that you stay alert and pay extra attention to your footing, direction, cones, tree roots and any other potential hazards whilst at the event. There will be a clear course map close to the starting line, so please familiarise yourself with where you will be running, prior to starting the race.
The race will start on the playing fields behind Frimley Lodge Café and loop around the park on a brand new route! The course is flat, dark and the wooded parts of the route are particularly scary at night! Download the course route here.
We encourage all runners to help raise money for their favourite charities. Not only will you get the satisfaction of running a new personal best or completing your first race, you will also feel humbled for helping charities. Find our more in our fundraising section. You are more than welcome to raise money for any charity of your choosing or you can contact us to find out about the charities from our supported list.
Driving: If driving to the race then the Sat Nav Post Code is: GU16 6HY. The park is on Sturt Road.
Taxi: Ask the driver to take you to Frimley Lodge Park. If the driver requires the postcode then provide him/her with GU16 6HY.
Public Transport: From Frimley Station please see transport routes here
Road Closures: None.
Here are some of the most likely questions and answers you may need for the race. If we haven’t covered any questions you may have then please contact us and we’ll do our best to help.
They range from 5K to Half Marathon. Each event distance is clearly stated on each event page.
As long as we haven’t reached our maximum race entry quota then we will be accepting entries on the day. We will state whether entries are open on the day once online entries have closed.
In some of our races, yes. If available, more information will be detailed on each event page about the pacemakers in the race who will run at predetermined paces.
Yes, you can register as many entries as you require. Just choose the entry type and change the number of entries required before adding them to your cart. If you need to register both ‘affiliated’ and ‘unaffiliated’ entries, add your ‘affiliated’ entries to your cart then come back to the event page and add your ‘unaffiliated’ entries too.
We recommend arriving at least 90 minutes before the race start so that you have time to park, familiarise yourself with the race registration and Start/Finish areas, and warm up.
For afternoon/evening races you will be able to collect your race number on the day of the race, with an option for early collection throughout the day. For morning races we will send races numbers out in the post.
Where possible we will provide free parking for both runners and spectators. In locations where this is not possible we will provide information on paid parking facilities close by.
All race results will be posted on the website shortly after the race.
This will depend on the weather conditions. If the weather conditions are good then wearing lightweight clothing, such as shorts and a vest, will help you to stay ventilated during the race. If the weather conditions are cooler then we would recommend having an extra layer and maybe hat/gloves to stay warm.
Yes, we will always provide toilets for each race, either portable or fixed facilities at the venue.
Half marathon: Only persons aged 17 years or above on race day may register for the half marathon.
5K: Children 4 to 16 years on race day may register for the 5K if accompanied by an adult (aged 18 or over).
10K: Children 9 to 16 years on race day may register for the 10k if accompanied by an adult (aged 18 or over).
Entry confirmations are sent automatically after purchasing your entry. If you haven’t received this in your inbox then please check your spam folder. If you can’t see your confirmation in your inbox or spam folder then please send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will resend your confirmation.
We appreciate that plans can sometimes change, which may mean that you are no longer to make it to a race. Whilst we do not usually issue refunds, in exceptional circumstances where you can no longer attend a race, we will try to refund you all or part of your entry fees.