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Welcome to the BADGERS Atherstone 10k road race.

The 5th BA10k road race will take place on Sunday 26th August 2018.

BADGERS, a UKA affiliated running club are pleased to host this exciting event centred on the pretty market town of Atherstone in Warwickshire. This event promises to offer a challenging course taking in the beautiful North Warwickshire countryside including exclusive access through the private Merevale Estate.
The race starts on Long Street and finishes in historic Market Square, providing a number of public houses and cafes looking forward to welcoming you.

The ethos of BADGERS will be central to this event, offering friendly supportive running for all abilities. With a generous cut-off time, appropriately closed roads and massive support from both the local council and commercial enterprise, the BADGERS promise a memorable event.

The BA10k welcome entries from disabled athletes. Please contact the Race Director, in advance of entering, to discuss your needs and requirements.

With free downloadable race photography, technical t-shirt, a unique medal for all finishers and a goody bag funded through local business, the BADGERS are confident that this will be an enjoyable race for all participants.

The race is chip timed and UKA Licensed (license pending) with an official certificate of accuracy issued by UK and IAAF Road Racing Course Measurement.

BADGERS look forward to welcoming you to our event.

Recent News

  • Coming soon to a town near you! The word is out on the street from today.Many of you keen runners will have been awaiting the opening of entries to and have entered, this year's BA10k.For those who may have been sleeping, our event flyer is now being distributed at local events and displayed along the route in shop windows.We are looking forward to an influx of new entries as many are reminded to sign up.Don't miss out.
    Posted by Webmaster BA10k
  • Attention all Super Heroes! Attention all Super Heroes! Last year Batman and Robin joined us but who will be there this year? Take a guess, post below and sign up today if you want to see if you were right in August 
    Posted by Webmaster BA10k
  • Did you race this weekend? The sun is shining and the Mystery Badger is in training for the 10k!!! We hope you are too. Let us know if you’ve raced this weekend as a warm up for our fabulous race 
    Posted by Webmaster BA10k
  • Are you joining us? The sun has been shining over Merevale Hall and on the 26th August we will be lucky enough to have use of the beautiful grounds. Are you joining us? We hope so!🌞
    Posted by Webmaster BA10k
  • What would you like in yours?! With Ocado supporting this years BA10k, what would you like to see them donate to your goody bag?Do please remember your choice is restricted by the size of our goody bag! If you do not know what size this is - then why not?You have had plenty of opportunity over the last four years to acquire one but for those yet to pick up our fantastic goody bag, think carrier bag.Ocado, the online supermarket are a significant local employer, with their state of the art distribution centre located on Birch Coppice Business Park and we are grateful for their fantastic support of our event.From Advocaat to Zaatar, Ocado will definitely have something to satisfy you.Need some ...
    Posted by Webmaster BA10k
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