Milltown to Moors Series 2016
As 2016 rolls around, it’s time to look forward to the new Milltown Race Series!
The ever-popular 7k will be making its return on Sunday 15th May, kicking off at 11am at the Lion’s Den area in the Green Flag award winning Alexandra Park, so make sure you book here early to avoid disappointment.
Next in the series is the Oldham 10k event, taking place on Sunday 19th June and starting from the High Street area of the Town Centre of Oldham and takes participants on a journey that will see them cover ground through Oldham town centre, Shaw and Royton – a great idea for Father’s Day!
Finally, the annual Milltown to Moors event returns on Sunday 16th October at 9:30am. This race sold out in 2015 and entries continue to grow each year with a reputation of one the toughest halfs in the UK. Covering 13.1 atmospheric miles, runners will pass through Saddleworth with lovely views of the village and the Peak District’s landscape.
Our Discounted Full Series offer is a great idea for those taking part in the 7k, 10k, and Half Marathon events in 2016!
If you’re an OCL or affiliated member you’ll only pay £40 with unattached runners paying just £45.
But be quick, this offer is only open available until the 7k race entries close!
Organised by Oldham Community Leisure, each race looks set to be great fun for participants, friends and family, and covers some of the main sights and attractions that Oldham has to offer, from the stunning Alexandra park (7k race) to the rolling hills of Saddleworth, this year looks set to be a good one.
Whether you are here to race, watch or support a runner, Oldham Town Centre has an array or shops and attractions for you to visit. Why not shop till you drop, visit Gallery Oldham or watch a show at the famous Oldham Coliseum Theatre.
See our travel pages to help you plan your journey into Oldham, you can now travel here by bus, tram or car. Take advantage of 3 hours free parking on Saturday's and Sundays on most car parks (not applicable on all car parks, council owned only).
Keep your eyes on our "What’s on" pages for all Oldham's future events, there's so much to do and see.
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