9 Feb

Green Light For Donington Races

Donington RacecourseOrganisers or the Great Run series have provided confirmation of a new event at Donington Racecourse. Scheduled with a prime summer date of Sunday 26 June, the Sun Donington Summer Running Festival will provide competitors with the opportunity to take part over a selection of distances, with a 10 mile, 10k, 5k and family mile on offer.

All of these will be entirely themed around motorsports, with all of the events taking place at the famous Donington Racecourse in the East Midlands. The racecourse is positioned within a 680 acre estate, which will provide runners with fantastic views across the English countryside.

Looking ahead to June, organisers are aiming for a summer festival atmosphere, with live music, come and try it' sports, food outlets and face painting all in pipeline for race day.

Prices for the races have been set at £18 (for 5k), £25 (for 10k) and £30 (for the 10 mile event). Further information is available here.