Entries now open for the Yorkshire 10 Mile Run through York

The Yorkshire Marathon. Photograph: Simon Dewhurst
9 Feb 2017 @ 2.20 pm
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Back by popular demand, the Yorkshire 10 Mile will return to York this October – and the race is now open for entries.

Yorkshire 10 Mile Run

Starts and finishes at the University of York

Sun October 8 2017

More details and enter

The ten-miler returns as part of the Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon Festival, which also includes a full marathon and a team relay.

It is the fifth year of the Marathon Festival, bringing thousands of runners from across the region, the UK and overseas.

Starting and finishing at the University of York, the Plusnet Yorkshire 10 Mile takes in a section of the 26.2 mile marathon course.

Fantastic atmosphere

Event manager Lynne Preston said: “There is always a fantastic atmosphere on marathon race day and the ten-mile run gives even more people the opportunity to be involved.”

People taking part in the Plusnet Yorkshire 10 Mile can raise money for a good cause of their own choice or for one of the event’s partner charities which are

  • Jane Tomlinson Appeal
  • Macmillan Cancer Support
  • Martin House Children’s Hospice
  • Candlelighters
  • St Leonard’s Hospice
  • St Gemma’s Hospice
  • Stroke Association
  • Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice and
  • the Children’s Hospital Charity.