Athletics Fixtures In Northern Ireland

Forestside 5k Summer Challenge

Ormeau Park

30 May 2018 » 30 May 2018

Forestside 5k Summer Challenge

Start Time: 12 noon- 2pm

Online Entry

For more information please contact Glenn Grant on 07720081053, or alternatively via email: 

The F5kC is a unique series of runs where the runners start at whatever time they wish, there is no specific starting time or mass start.  Collect your ankle timing chip and cross the start mats to trigger your start time. Run on your own or with friends or work colleagues.   

ONLY 100 ENTRY PLACES AVAILABLE AT PRESENT FOR MAY 30TH - There may also be an evening run on May 30th if demand dictates.

The run starts and finishes at the Bowling Pavilion near the Ormeau Road gates. Collect your timing chip and cross the start and finish line mats to have your time recorded and displayed on the big screen.  There will also be intermediate mats to give split times.

The route is 2 laps with few turns and all within Ormeau Park.  It has been measured and certified as 5k.

There will be 1 other run in June date TBC, 2 runs in July and also August and one in September to make a series of 7. With an overall prize for the best AGP score.

Results will be converted to Age Graded Performances and results displayed later online.

Prizes for fastest male and female £30 each on elapsed time. 

Prizes for top 3 age graded scores - £100, £60 and £40 

Entry fee refunded to 4th and 5th placers.

Special entry fee offer to teams of at least 4 runners.  Enter 4 and the 4th entrant is free.