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Welcome to the BADGERS Atherstone 10k road race.

The 4th BA10k road race will take place on Sunday 27th August 2017.

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, 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 (2017-27169) 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

  • Have you entered yet? Our entries are at the 50% mark already!Sign up now to be part of this fabulous event being held on Sunday 27 August 2017 - we're waiting!!
    Posted 5 Jun 2017, 04:28 by Webmaster BA10k
  • 'BADGERS Go Large' at KWp - Saturday 3rd June If want to spot a BADGER this Saturday then head on down to Kingsbury Water parkrun. BADGERS Running Club, organizers of the BA10k will be providing pacers for their local parkrun.All fired up after your parkrun? Why not take advantage of a our 'BADGERS Go Large' discounted entry to the BADGERS Atherstone 10k.Yup, you heard it right! For one parkrun only... we are offering a £2 discount on both affiliated and unaffiliated entries.So where are you going to be Saturday morning? I know where I will be!!
    Posted 2 Jun 2017, 03:01 by Webmaster BA10k
  • BADGERS Atherstone 10k takes 'Gold' again! For the second consecutive year, we are proud to announce the BADGERS Atherstone 10k, a member of the British Association of Road Races (BARR), have been awarded a 'BARR Gold Race Grade' in recognition of our exceptionally high standard of race organisation and commitment to runners.And guess what, entries are still open and we would love to welcome you to our event.
    Posted 1 Jun 2017, 04:50 by Webmaster BA10k
  • On our way! We are over 25% capacity with our entries for this year's event on 27 August 2017!Keep those entries coming in folks - it's getting closer!!
    Posted 20 Apr 2017, 23:23 by Webmaster BA10k
  • A few words from Mary Ann Evans Hospice The Mary Ann Evans Hospice are delighted to have been chosen as the local Charity for the BADGERS Atherstone 10K in 2017. The hospice provides exceptional levels of care and support to patients and their families in Atherstone, Coleshill, Nuneaton, Bedworth, North Warwickshire and surrounding villages through their Day Hospice, Hospice at Home, Lymphoedema and Bereavement services. All care given by the Mary Ann Evans Hospice is delivered free of charge, although it is not free to provide. The hospice only receives 30% of their running costs from Government funding. The shortfall in funding means we need to raise £2,500 EVERY DAY in voluntary contributions in order to continue our care. The generous support of our local community and ...
    Posted 20 Apr 2017, 23:20 by Webmaster BA10k
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