Myprotein Preston 10 Mile Road Race
The annual Preston 10 mile Road race is a major event in the Preston Harriers year.
For over 35 years this well established, and popular race, has brought large fields of over 400 runners to Hutton in mid November. The fast, flat course attracts many runners looking for a pb.
New for this year we have Myprotein as the main race sponsor, increased prize list including £250 for the men’s and women’s course record, chip timing with a free medal and technical race T-shirt to all finishers.
The next race will be held on Sunday 19th November 2017.
The race will incorporate the Lancashire AA 10 Mile Road Championship.
Race Day Information for Runners
If you have already entered the race.
Race Day Information for competitors
The race starts at Tolsey Drive, close to Hutton Grammar School and follows a 2 lap course to finish at Hutton G.S.
Map of Race Route
You can enter the race at www.bookitzone.com/preston_harriers/1J2FFX
No postal entries will be accepted.
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There are now over 500 race entries (on 3/11/17)
2017 Race Entry List
This year the prizes for 1st, 2nd & 3rd, Under 20 and Veteran category winners will be vouchers from one of our race sponsors, Pete Bland Sports.
Additional prizes for 1st Man & 1st Woman have recently been added, and kindly donated by Eyesentials Opticians of Leyland. A pair of Nike Vaporwing Sunglasses for the first man and a choice from the Oakley range of Sunglasses available at Eyesential Opticians.
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Race T-Shirt 2017
The design for the technical race t-shirt given to all finishers has been finalised and have been ordered from John Roberts Associates, Blackpool. To guarantee you receive your preferred size get your entry in early.
All race entries during the month of September were entered into a free prize draw. Congratulations to the winner, Michael Connor (Knowsley Harriers AC) who received a book ‘Yoga for Runners’ by Christine Felstead (normal price £14.99), kindly donated by one of our race sponsors, Human Kinetics.
All race entries received by the end of July were entered into a free prize draw. Congratulations to John Wiseman (Red Rose RR) who was the lucky winner of a book ‘The Lore of Running’ by Tim Noakes (normal price £19.99), kindly donated by one of our race sponsors, Human Kinetics.
Male – Andy Jones (2011) 49:43
Female – Pauline Powell (2004) 58:05
Preston Harriers would like to thank all of our race sponsors for the kind generosity in helping us stage our 36th annual 10 mile road race. Their help allows us to stage one of the best 10 mile races in the North West, which this year will include an increased prize list, chip timing with a medal, technical race t-shirt and goody bag to all finishers.
Please have a look at our sponsors and the special offers now available.
Preston Harriers are pleased to introduce our new main race sponsors for this year and the Preston 10 race, Myprotein. The organising team would like to thank them for their generous contribution towards staging this year’s race. They are the worlds No.1 Online Sports Nutrition brand specialising in providing the highest quality products to maximise athlete performance in any sport. They have an entire supplement range dedicated to endurance sports and clothing available too, so definitely something to suit all runners.
Have a look on their website http://www.myprotein.com/ where you can receive 10% discount on the whole order, just use discount code ‘PRESTON10’ at the checkout.
Endurance Supplements: https://www.myprotein.com/endurance.list
Human Kinetics are the world’s biggest independent publisher of sport, health, dance, fitness, PE and running resources. Their mission is to produce innovative, informative products in all areas of physical activity that help people worldwide lead healthier, more active lives.
Human Kinetics products are trusted the world over and have proven to be an invaluable resource for anybody with an interest in sport or health and fitness. Our books are adopted by Sport Science courses across the world and used by fitness enthusiasts of all disciplines.
They have been market leaders for over 50 years and have have published 100’s of running books including Daniels Running Formula, which is now in its 3rd edition By Jack Daniels, Hal Higdons Half Marathon Training and the new Running Flow. As sponsors of the Lancashire 10 mile road race they are offering you 20% off all their books, just go to their website humankinetics.com and use code ‘Harrier20’ at the checkout.
Pete Bland Sports
Pete Bland Sports opened in 1981 and is now one of the leading running specialists in the UK. Pete and Anne Bland were the brains and motivation behind the dream and are largely responsible for its continuing success. Pete and Anne’s son Matthew has handled the day to day running of the business for the last 12 years, have grown the business into the position it has today.
Pete Bland Sports offer the most comprehensive range of fell, trail and road shoes for both men and women, complimented by a selection of racing shoes and track spikes. Whatever the running season we have the clothing to match. Come snow, wind, sun or rain Pete Bland Sports can keep you comfortable while running. Heart rate, speed distance monitors, watches and running accessories only add to what is the true meaning of a running retailer.
Pete Bland Sports Mobile Shop started out in 1981 as an estate car and a small trailer, selling mostly Walsh shoes and Ron Hill clothing. In 1985 we purchased our first van.
The business now has 2 vans covering over 60 events per year. The “Big Red van” now carries over 25 models of shoes and a vast range of clothing and accessories. It is regularly seen at the Coniston 14, Windermere Marathon, Snowdonia Marathon and for the first time this year at the Preston 10.
If you need any kit taking to race please email us – firstname.lastname@example.org or phone us on 01539 731012.
Unsure on what to go for – don’t hesitate to get in touch and we’re only too happy to advise you on what you may need!
Hunts Stores originated as the village store in Walmer Bridge in 1946. The company now comprises of 28 SPAR stores, 10 Post Offices & 3 Subway Restaurants across Lancashire.
Current Managing Director Kevin Hunt has been a club runner with Preston Harriers for 5 years and has sponsored, or contributed towards, many local races and sponsored individual athletes.
Our stores are in the heart of many communities, we believe sponsoring local events, clubs and teams is a great way to support the customers who use our stores.
There are over 2600 SPAR stores in the UK, the majority of which are owned and operated by private individuals and families.