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Cockington Christmas Caper

This will be the 14th running of this very popular race in the beautiful Cockington Country Park. This year's course is approximatly 7.5 miles

The race HQ, registration, start and finish will be at Cockington Cricket club. Race starts at 10.30 a.m.

The cafe and shop will be open. There will be Christmas carols and jelly babies, a medal and a mug as well as Christmas cake for all finishers.

£14 unaffiliated and £12 affiliated. Minimum age 18 on race day.

Entries close when the race is full or on Wednesday 6 December at 7 p.m. We cannot accept any entries after this time.

We only have 275 places and when they're gone they're gone so please enter early, we are usually full many weeks before the race.

No entries on the day! We do not have a waiting list, we accept more runners than we can take, knowing from past experience that not all runners will turn up.

However, we are happy for runners to arrange transfers between themselves as long as we're told of the change by 7pm. Wednesday 9 December. To do this please email Matt Day ( giving full details of the person not running and full details of the new runner.

No transfers of numbers on the day!

1st, 2nd, 3rd, (male/female) 1st V35, 1st V40, 1st V45, 1st V50, 1st V55, 1st V60, 1st V65+ (male/female)

(Please note runners may receive more than one prize i.e. if a male vet 45 finished second overall he would receive the 2nd place prize and the 1st MV40 prize.)

This year we are supporting Torbay Holiday Helpers Network with £1 from every race entry going to this charity and we would like to invite runners to raise money for them and/or make an additional donation when entering the race.

Race dateSaturday 9th December 2017
Starting time10:30am
VenueCockington Cricket Pavilion, Torquay
Race limit275
Entry fee£14.00
Prizes1st, 2nd & 3rd men and women, 1st place in each vet catergory for both men and women
OrganiserMatthew Day
Event websiteVisit website

Race details last updated on Monday 2nd October 2017 a 4:30pm.


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