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FAQs 2017-05-19T14:36:36+00:00

Here are some of the most likely frequently asked questions you may need for one of our races. 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 info@blitzrun.com 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.