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Spitfire 10K Cosford 2017 - Fully Booked!

3rd September 2017

The Spitfire 10K returns to Cosford on Sunday 3 September 2017.  
Join us for this very special event and help raise funds for the RAF Museum.

        Spitfire 10K Neptune and Nimrod Spitfire 10K Cosford Airfield


16/7/17 Update - the 2017 Cosford Spitfire10K is now fully booked.  If you would like to be added to the reserve list please email whatson-cosford@rafmuseum.org.

After the success of the first Spitfire 10K we will once again be holding the event. The 2017 event is open to 800 runners who will have the opportunity to run 10K in an unusual setting and magnificent surroundings of the RAF Museum Cosford.

The race begins in Hangar One before taking you outside and onto the RAF Cosford airfield!  During this gently undulating course you will get to run up and down the runway, round the museum grounds and past iconic aircraft.

At the end of the race you will be awarded with an exclusive 2017 Spitfire 10K medal. T-shirts which were ordered by Sunday 23 July 2017 can be collected on race day. On race day a limited number of t-shirts will be available on a first come first serve basis for £10.00. 

Spitfire 10K tshirt

Entry to the museum is free of charge and runners, spectators and supporters are encouraged to explore the site on race day.  Please note that access onto the Airfield and runway are for runners only, spectators will not be able to gain access into this area.

Entry Fee

Standard entry fee: £22.50 
Discounted entry fee: £20.50 (Members of UK Athletics affiliated clubs and Armed Forces Personnel)
All runners to be 15 years and older.  Online entry includes a 50p booking fee.

Held under UK Athletic Rules. UKA Licence applied for.

Details for the day

The Spitfire 10K will take place at 10.00am on Sunday 3 September 2017.

On site facilities include: toilets, parking, free park and ride from Cosford railway station, bag drop, restaurant, 4D Experience, Fun ’n’ Flight interactive gallery and museum shop.

Dress in style

Why not do something different and do the Spitfire 10K in 1940s dress? Don your victory curls or flying jacket and run this event in style!  Need some ideas for your outfit? Here's a few from our 2016 event.... 

Dressing up in style at the Cosford Spitfire 10K

More Information

If you have a questions related to the event please contact the Events Manager by calling 01902 376 252 or email us.If you have a questions related to the Race please contact the Race Management Company by email.

The RAF Museum is a registered charity (No. 244708). All sponsorship money raised from the Spitfire 10K will support the RAF Museum’s RAF Centenary Programme, helping to create a lasting legacy for the Royal Air Force.


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