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Spitfire 10K and Spitfire Family Run Cosford 2020

30 August 2020

The Battle of Britain 80th Anniversary LogoThe Spitfire 10K Logo

The Spitfire 10K and a Spitfire Family Run will take-off from our fantastic Cosford site on Sunday 30 August 2020! 

After another sell-out event in 2019 we are excited to launch the Spitfire 10K in Cosford for 2020. 

We are giving 1500 runners the opportunity to run a 10K in the unusual setting and magnificent surrounding of the RAF Museum Cosford. Don’t miss the chance to book your tickets and get one of our famous medals. 
                   

Spitfire 10K

 


The Spitfire 10K begins outside Hangar 1, taking runners around the Museum site past several iconic aircraft before entering the RAF Cosford airfield! During this gently undulating course you will get to run up and down the runway!

Entry Fee
SPITFIRE 10K
Standard entry fee: £22.50*
Discounted entry fee: £20.50* (Members of UK Athletics affiliated clubs and Armed Forces Personnel will be asked to enter details to receive the discount)

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Details for the day
The Spitfire Family Run starts at 9.15am and the Spitfire 10K at 10.00am on Sunday 30 August 2020. On site facilities include toilets, parking, free shuttle bus from Cosford railway station, bag drop, restaurant, 4D Experience, Virtual Reality Zone, Fun ’n’ Flight interactive gallery and Museum Shop.   

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 access this area. Parking charges will not apply for runners and until 12.30pm. After this point parking charges will apply.

Spitfire 10K technical t-shirts and running vests:
2020 Spitfire technical t-shirts and running vests, can also be purchased for £10.00 - £12.00 when you book your Spitfire 10K entry and will be available for collection on the day. The design will be published on here. 

The deadline to pre-order your t-shirt is 26 July 2020. Please note that there will be a limited number of t-shirts and vests available for sale on the day for £12.00 - £14.00, but we recommend ordering in advance to avoid disappointment. 

Fundraise for the RAF Museum and receive a free t-shirt!
Help us honour those who defended our skies during the Battle of Britain by fundraising for the RAF Museum and pledging to raise £80 for the 80th anniversary and receive your race day t-shirt for free.  
The Spitfire 10K is a race organised by the RAF Museum charity. We therefore ask that all runners wishing to raise funds while running only do so for the RAF Museum, we thank you for respecting this.

SPITFIRE FAMILY RUN 
The Spitfire Family Run will also be back in 2020. This gentle 1K route will follow a shorter race route in the Museum grounds past several aircraft! The race is suitable for all ages, but children under 11 years must be accompanied by an adult. Please click here for more information

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 previous years.... 

       

Fancy Dress



More Information
All runners to be 15 years and older
Held under UK Athletic Rules. UKA Licence applied for

If you have a questions related to the site and what will happen on the day please contact the Events Manager by calling 020 8358 4972  or email us at whatson-cosford@rafmuseum.org.
If you have a questions related to the Race please contact the Race Management Company by email, info@nice-work.org

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