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Runners get ready!

The 2018 Laganside 10k takes place on Sunday the 2nd of September 2018. The race starts at 2pm and is capped at 1,500 runners. There will be a bespoke medal for every entry and the entry fee will be £15 if you are registered and £17 if unregistered.

The Course

The race starts and finishes within Ormeau Park, near the Ormeau Road entrance and the Bowling Pavillion. The course will take runners through the park, exiting onto the Ravenhill Road. Taking a left along the Albertbridge Road they then turn into the Lagan towpath towards the Ormeau Bridge. Continuing along the Ormeau Embankment, runners will then begin a second lap of the towpath and embankment before turning back into the park to finish.

Childrens 1 Mile Fun Race

This is a fun 1-mile event aimed at children aged between 6 and 15 years old. While the emphasis is on fun and participation, mums or dads will be allowed to run alongside younger competitors if they wish.

All children who finish the 1-mile event will receive a medal and a goody bag.

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Novosco 10k Grand Prix

the Laganside 10k is part of the Novosco 10K Grand Prix  a multi race running competition for Northern Ireland.  It is a not-for-profit 10km running race competition starting in March 2018 until November 2018. All 17 races will be accurately measured and certified as 10km before race day, have permits from AthleticsNI, agree to use chip timing services as provided by ChampionChip Ireland and displayed on the AthleticsNI fixture list.

Race information

10K Race entries – Entries are capped at 1,500 and will close on Sunday 26 August 2018. Online entries will be acknowledged by a confirmation e-mail with your allocated race number. Your race number and timing chip can be claimed at Race Registration at the Ormeau Park Bowling Pavilion (Ormeau Road side) between 10 am to 1.45pm on Sunday 2nd September (race day).

Race entry fee – Affiliated entry fee:  £15, Unaffiliated entry fee:  £17

Start and Finish – The start and finish will be in the Ormeau Park, near the Ormeau Road entrance and close to the bowling pavilion. The 10k will start at 2pm

Car Parking – Traffic management systems will be in place during the event please where possible car share or use public transport if you are participating and If you plan to travel through the race locality please consider avoiding race times.  Car parking can be available at Park Road, Ormeau Road, Ozone Centre and Ormeau Embankment, but please avoid the river side as this will obstruct runners during their race.

Toilets and Changing – Toilets and changing facilities will be available at the Bowling Pavilion and the Public Toilets within the park.

Course info – The race starts and finishes on the park’s path near the Ormeau Road entrance to the Ormeau Park.  The course will take runners through the park and out onto the Ravenhill Road.  They will take a left along the Albertbridge Road and turn left again into the Lagan towpath.  Runners will come out at the Ormeau Bridge head back along the side of the river on the Ormeau Embankment to begin a second lap of the towpath and embankment before turning back into the park to finish.

All turns will be signposted and marshalled.  Runners are asked to be conscious of other park and road users and observe all directions on signposts and from the marshalls and police.  Please see the route map.

Minimum ages
Participants in the 10k must be at least 15 years of age. The organisers cannot be responsible for any entrants below 15 years age. The fun run is aimed at children from 6-15 years of age.  Children who are under 11, must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

Childrens’  1 mile 

This is a fun event, all finishers will receive a goody bag and medal on completion. The run is within Ormeau Park and will be sign posted. Start time 1.15pm.  Registration is at the Bowling Pavillion.


All finishers in the 10k will receive a commemorative medal as they finish. Prize giving for first three male and female will be at the finish area at approximately 3.15pm subject to the weather. Please note prizes outside off first three will be awarded in categories entered any deviation is at the discretion of organisers

Results will be available on this website on the day of the race.

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