Athletics Fixtures In Northern Ireland

Storming the Castle

Amphitheatre Carrickfergus

21 August 2022 » 21 August 2022

Storming the Castle

2022 Storming the Castle 10k

Join us in Carrickfergus on: Sunday 21st August

Race Start Time: 1.30pm at the front of the Amphitheatre Leisure Centre

Online Entry

Race information:

Numbers will be capped at 1,000

All race entries previously deferred have automatically been entered to the 2022 race. This means there are 775 entries available. So, if you want to secure your place and avoid disappointment - book now!

Part of the 2022 Cinema Coffee 10k Grand Prix Series, STC10k offers a fantastic fast, flat course with potential for securing personal bests.

The Route:

Starting at Carrickfergus Amphitheatre, it encompasses the picturesque promenade along the Marine Highway and waterfront areas, overlooking the world class marina and views of Belfast Lough before finishing at the impressive 12th Century Norman Castle near Carrickfergus Town Centre.


  • Early bird rates will apply until midnight 30th June - £15 for affiliated and £17 for non-affiliated. Thereafter the fees will be £17 for affiliated and £19 non-affiliated
  • Online registration closes once the capped entry of 1,000 has been reached or at midnight on Sunday 7th August 2022, whichever comes first
  • Late entry of £20 will be applied for all on the day registration - 21st August 2022 (subject to availability)
  • Entries must be 15 years of age or over on event day
  • Entries are NON-REFUNDABLE
  • Name changes will be accepted my email ONLY to until 7pm on Sunday 31st July 2022. There will be an admin charge of £5 for any name changes after this date
  • Any athlete running under another competitor's race number will be disqualified
  • Race numbers will be posted out, please remember to bring it on race day. Any late entries can be collected on race day from the Amphitheatre Leisure Centre, Prince William Way, Carrickfergus, BT38 7HP from 11am to 1pm.


For more information:

Race Director: Andy Smyth, contact