EVENT – The Four Oaks Financial Services Lichfield Half-Marathon – 18th Sept 2022

EVENT - The Lichfield Half-Marathon

On behalf of KP Events and our sponsor Four Oaks Financial Services, we regret to inform you that due to circumstances beyond our control, the Four Oaks Financial Services Lichfield Half Marathon which was due to held on the 15th May 2022 has been postponed. The new date will be Sunday 18th September 2022. Runners already entered will automatically be transferred to the new date. If runners are unable to attend on the rescheduled date, please contact paul@kpevents.net to discuss further options. We thank you for your continued co-operation and look forward to seeing you on Sunday 18th September 2022

You can ENTER THIS EVENT now.

Event starts: in 2 months, 16 days, 17 hours, 27 minutes, 25 seconds.

Continue reading

EVENT – Tamworth 10k – Sunday 16th October 2022

RESULTS - Tamworth 10k Oct 2018

The Tamworth 10k 2022 will be held on the 16th Oct 2022 and will start and finish in the beautiful grounds surrounding Tamworth Castle and will wind its way through the grounds and out into the town, then follow a canal section in Fazeley, before returning to the Castle Grounds. The Tamworth 10k was voted 4th best 10k in the UK by Runners World in 2013 as its scenic but mainly flat 5k loop course takes in some of the town’s best scenery with its start and finish set in the popular Castle Grounds leisure facility with its gardens, sports amenities, walkways, and cafe.

The cost to enter is £23 (affiliated) and £25 (non-affiliated).

You can ENTER THIS EVENT now.

Event starts: in 3 months, 14 days, 17 hours, 27 minutes, 25 seconds.

Continue reading

Buy ‘Run Strong’ merchandise

Run Strong merchandise clothing

Finally, after years of procrastination, we’ve gone and done it! We’ve linked up with our friends at Printable Promotions to create and launch affordable merchandise bearing our iconic RUN STRONG logo.

The following clothing is now available for male and female bodies:

  • Men’s and women’s running t-shirts.
  • Unisex hoodies.
  • Men’s and women’s midlayer.
  • Men’s and women’s training vests.

Shop NowAll available in various colours and sizes and at very competitive prices.

Why not have a look by clicking on this SHOP LINK or via the SHOP tab on the menu above. We hope you like what you see and turn up at running events proudly wearing our RUN STRONG merchandise.

RESULTS – Birmingham Insurance Institute 5k and 10k Run – 20 Mar 22 – Tamworth

runners general

10k Women’s results

1st.   161.  Rachel Burchell.  40mins 15sec

2nd.   182.  Kimberley Keay.  43:38

3rd.   236.  Sarah Maund.  45:06

5k Women’s results

1st.   Francesca Wood.  30:37

2nd.   Fritha Stuttard.  33:14

3rd.    Fang Yuying.  35:03

5k Men’s results

1st.       22.  Tom Benjamin. 18min 27secs

2nd      13.  Andy Briggs.      21:11

3rd      37.  Edward Foxall.  22:53

10k Men’s results

1st.   212.  Naved Shabeer. 37mins 9secs.

2nd.  193.  Richard Moore 37:26

3rd.    ?      Marcin Rydzewski.  37:36

You can view all the runner’s times in this PDF.

(Sorry, the timings were done manually, and we do not have separate results for the 5k and 10k)

tamworth-10k-mens-winners
Mens 10k winners
tamworth-10k-womens-winners
Womens 10k winners
tamworth-5k-womens-winners
Womens 5k winners
tamworth-5k-mens-winners
Mens 5k Winners

EVENT – Florette Fradley 10k – 5th March 2023

EVENT - Florette Fradley 10k - 10th March 2019

The Florette Fradley 10K is a popular run and attracts around 1,000 entrants each year. Covering flat, country roads, it’s a great event for beginners and pros alike. The Fradley 10k has previously been nominated in the National Running Awards for the best 10k race for personal best times.

Results from the Florette Fradley 10k will be posted immediately after the event at https://www.stuweb.co.uk

You can ENTER THIS EVENT now.

Event starts: in 8 months, 3 days, 17 hours, 27 minutes, 25 seconds.

Continue reading

PAST EVENT – Birmingham Insurance Institute 5k and 10k Run – 20 March 2022 – Tamworth

runners general

Start/Finish: Castle Grounds Tamworth. 10.30am 20th March 2022.

KP Events is working with the Birmingham Insurance Institute (BII) for the first time to host their annual charity event.

The route follows our popular Tamworth 10k course which is a 2 lap 5k loop so you will follow either 1 or 2 laps to complete the run.

Whether you’re a serious runner or just fancy a Sunday jog with the family around the beautiful castle grounds, this run is for you!

Continue reading