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Valentines Park 5k

Sunday 30th September 2018 - Valentines Park Charity 5k - 10.30am

The 8th and last race in the 2018 ELVIS Race Series.

The race is an OPEN race available to those aged 16 years old and above.

The 2018 race will again be hosted by East London Runners.

Entry is just £6 for affiliated runners, and £8 for others. You can sign up via EntryCentral - DATE TO BE ADVISED

Two laps on tarmac on a flat and fast course wholly within the grounds of the scenic Valentines Park in Ilford.

Using Chip Timing for results and Entry Central for on-line Entries AND there will be entries on the day.

As it is an event raising money for Local Charities there will be NO TRANSFER of entries allowed.

In 2017 East London Runners donated the Race surplus PLUS the Cake Stall proceeds of £1,000 to three Local Charities plus a donation to Crisis.

Prize Winners and Provisional Valentines Park Charity 5K Race Results available here.

The 2017 race results can be found here. These are now confirmed as official.

Prize Winners

1st Place - 19:08 - Morgan Campbell - Unaffiliated
2nd Place - 19:20 - Jennifer Ansell - East London Runners
3rd Place - 19:44 - Ella Wilson - Orion Harriers

1st FV35 - 20:06 - Ava Lee - East London Runners
1st FV45 - 19:58 - Karen Levison - East London Runners
1st FV55 - 23:08 - Gail Hennessy - Eton Manor AC
1st FV65 - 31:21 - Pam Jones - Ilford AC

Team - East London Runners
Jennifer Ansell, Karen Levison and Ava Lee

1st - 16:36 - Liviu Ionita - Barking Road Runners
2nd - 16:52 - Thomas Grimes - East London Runners
3rd - 17:26 - Patrick Brown - East London Runners

1st V40 - 17:22 - Carl Partis - UnAffiliated (was 3rd Male overall but MV40 was a higher prize)
1st V50 - 18:05 - Colin Read - Orion Harriers
1st V60 - 20:24 - Martin Page - Barking Road Runners
1st V70 - 26:18 - Brian Slade - Havering 90 Joggers

Team - East London Runners
Thomas Grimes, Patrick Brown and John Booth

Online entries for Valentines Park Charity 5k on Sunday 24th September 2017 closed at 10am on Thursday 21st september 2017 - ON THE DAY ENTRIES see below

East London Runners have now opened entries for the Valentines Park Charity 5K.

Entry is just £6 for affiliated runners, and £8 for others. You can sign up via EntryCentral here.

Online entries closed at 10am on Thursday 27th September 2017.

ON THE DAY ENTRIES until 10.15am. Affiliated £8, Non-Affilaited £10.

Our CHIP TIMED race will take place on Sunday 24 September 2017, at 10.30 am in Valentines Park, Ilford. This event is also the final race of the 2017 ELVIS series. The race has been accredited by UK Athletics with Road Licence Number 2017-27348.

Due to the park authority's works, it has been necessary to amend the course slightly.View a map of the revised route here.

We are pleased to inform you that our sponsors Leyton Sports Massage who offer specialised sport & remedial massage treatments from its three locations in Leyton, Walthamstow and Angel, Islington will again be offering a discount of 10% off their runner MOT packages for all entrants.

The race will be followed by a children's fun run - with free entries on the day only - So why not bring the whole family along?

This year's race is sponsored by Leyton Sports Massage, who offer specialised sport & remedial massage treatments from its two locations in Leyton, Walthamstow, and newly opened Angel, Islington. Leyton Sports Massage is offering all race participants 10% off a 60 or 90 min runner's MOT. This is in addition to your usual ELR discount. Further details will be included in your confirmation email.

We are also very grateful to Physicals Fitness Club, Woodford Green who has donated water that will be available after the race.

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