Running, cycling and triathlon events in the Market Harborough area

Lutterworth Charity 5 mile race. Join us on 9th July 2017 for this fast, flat race.

The Lutterworth Charity 5

5 – 9th July 2017

Try a Tri, Sprint and Bridge options to cater for all levels of fitness and experience


Archway Health Triathlon

3rd September 2017

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Outrun the zombies – save the world!

Armourgeddon Zombie Run

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A 5 mile run at night or dawn to raise money for Movember.

Tunnel Vision Night Run

16th-17th November 2017

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Get in the Christmas Spirit and join hundreds of Santas in Welland 


Snap Fitness Santa Run 

10th December 2017

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50k, 100k or 100mile Sportive 

Fun family trail ride

NFU Festival of Cycling
April 2018
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Join us for a half marathon, 10k and 1 mile fun run


Harborough Building Society Carnival of running

June 2018

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Discounted accommodation for Race Harborough events

Race Harborough has partnered with one of Market Harborough’s most well-loved hotels, to bring special rates of accommodation for Race Harborough events .

The Angel Hotel is situated at the heart of Market Harborough’s town centre. It is conveniently located within a 10-minute walk of the start and finish line of the Market Harborough Half Marathon. By staying at The Angel Hotel when taking part in any of the below events, you will be able to take advantage of special hotel deals and flexibility throughout 2017.

The Race Harborough events that discounted hotel rates apply to, include:

Festival of Cycling – Sunday 2nd April 2017.

  • 50k and 100k cycle sportive and family ride..

Carnival of Running – Saturday 10th June 2017.

  • 1 mile fun run
  • 10km
  • Half Marathon (13.1 miles)
  • Relay challenge (enter the Half Marathon as a team of 4)

Lutterworth Charity 5 – Date TBC.

  • 5 mile run

Triathlon – Sunday 3rd September 2017.

  • Triathlon – 200m swim/11.5k bike/2.5k run.
  • Sprint distance – 400m swim/23k bike/5k run.
  • The Bridge – 600m swim/34.5k bike/7.5k run.
  • Relay Team – Tri or Sprint distance between 3 people.

Tunnel Vision – Date TBC.

  • 5 mile night running race through a rail trail.

Armourgeddon Zombie Run – Halloween weekend 2017.

  • 4 mile course (2 laps of 2 miles) whilst being pursued by zombies!

Santa Run – Sunday 10th December 2017

  • 2k or 5k running races, dressed as Santa (suit is included with entry!).

 Multi sports events in Market Harborough

Race Harborough was set up in 2014. To provide the people of Market Harborough and the wider Midlands region with high quality, fun and competitive sporting events throughout the year.  Events range from challenges suitable for experienced athletes to fundraising and family fun events, suitable for everyone.

Supporting events in Market Harborough

We are proud to promote events in Market Harborough and are thrilled to be able to partner with one of the town’s best country hotels, to bring Race Harborough participants special rates for accommodation in Market Harborough.

There are plenty of reasons to stay at The Angel Hotel. Its beautiful and comfortable accommodation made up of single, twin, double and family rooms.  However, with discounted room rates and a choice of early or late breakfast to suit your needs on the day of your event, it’s definitely a favoured choice for those taking part in Race Harborough events throughout 2017.

Book a hotel room at The Angel Hotel

Participants of the first Race Harborough event of the year (The Festival of Cycling) can book accommodation for the Friday, Saturday and Sunday with a 15% discount, by using the code RACE on The Angel Hotel’s website.

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