Official Sponsor


Official Charities

  Wooden Spoon   Mary Ann Evans Hospice  

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

  • BA10k 2018 Race Guide Your BA10k 2018 Race Guide will be emailed to you tonight. If you don't receive yours please email us or download a copy from our website.IMPORTANT: If you have a pre-existing medical condition that you think we should be aware of please let us know by emailing the Race Director on This information will only be seen by the Race Director and shared with the medical team at our look forward to welcoming you to the 2018 BA10k.
    Posted 19 Aug 2018, 13:01 by healthandsafety BA10k
  • We did it but only with your support! We have 700 runners entered into the 2018 BA10k and have raised loads to give to our official charities, Mary Ann Evans Hospice and Wooden Spoon Rugby. Thanks everyone - bring on Race Day!
    Posted 18 Aug 2018, 02:49 by healthandsafety BA10k
  • Going, going....... With over 50 different clubs taking part in this year's event and every age category being represented from U17 to V70+ we are looking forward to welcoming each and everyone of you to the 2018 BA10k. If you haven't entered yet - please don't delay!
    Posted 16 Aug 2018, 14:08 by healthandsafety BA10k
  • Another 700 goodies received! Huge thanks to Ocado for supporting the 2018 BA10k.Would you like to pick up one of our Goody Bags, along with your bespoke medal and technical t-shirt. Enter NOW!
    Posted 14 Aug 2018, 08:42 by healthandsafety BA10k
  • Happy Monday everyone, less than two weeks to go and only a hand full of entries left! Check out the latest positions for 'The Most Represented Award' Will Daventry stay on pole position or will Massey Ferguson or Bournville make a last minute break to take the top spot?Keep an eye on our FB posts this week for more exciting news!
    Posted 13 Aug 2018, 11:09 by healthandsafety BA10k
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