Postponed / rescheduled event.
The 2018 Mercedes-Benz of Shrewsbury 10k will take place later in the year.
We have had a brief meeting with representatives from the council and management of the square already this morning. Once potential dates in Shrewsbury’s busy events calendar have been discussed on Monday we will update the facebook page and website and all competitors will receive email notifications.
All entries will be valid for the rescheduled date. PLEASE KEEP YOUR EXISTING RACE NUMBER AND PROGRAMME.
If you can’t make the new date then name transfers will be available up until 2 days before the event. Further information will follow once the new date is confirmed.
There were a lot of people who missed the closing date for this event so hopefully they will get a second chance to take part.
We are disappointed to have had to make this decision and appreciate your positive support.
We would like to thank you all for your understanding and look forward to seeing you at the start line soon!
The Mercedes-Benz of Shrewsbury 10k event 18/3/18 has been POSTPONED.
Parts of the course have been affected by the adverse weather compromising the safety and welfare of competitors. Following discussions with Shropshire Highways team and the Met Office, it is apparent that routes accessing Shrewsbury have also been badly affected in the last few hours.
Forecasts have been closely monitored and with Shrewsbury remaining on the edge of weather warning areas the decision to postpone was held off for as long as possible.
We are disappointed not to be able to deliver the event as planned but our primary concern is the safety and welfare of competitors, spectators and volunteers.
The event will be rescheduled later in the year. (date to be announced).
Please await further email instructions and check the website and facebook page for updates.
Welcome to the Mercedes Benz of Shrewsbury 10K, an exciting event on the road race calendar.
This is a true town 10K with closed roads and a grand start & finish in the High Street of Shrewsbury. Suitable for all levels of ability with professional chip timing, bespoke medals and technical T-shirts for all competitors. UKA rules and regulations with a AUKCM measured course apply.
We are proud of our hometown and whether you are from Shrewsbury & surrounding areas or visiting for this event then you’ll be sure to enjoy this 10K route. Starting in the historic market town High Street, the route will soon open up as you take on a couple of hills in the first 3km. You’ll enjoy a taste of Shrewsbury’s residential areas, the towns major river crossings, the beautiful tree-lined quarry park and be welcomed back into the busy Town Centre Square with great support from spectators. With nearly 1000 runners hitting the streets in the inaugural event in 2016, the 2017 race grew to the an astonishing 2000 competitors. This event won’t get bigger, but will just keep getting better and be even more popular so don’t miss out!
Sunday 18th March
2018 Enter HERE
2017 Results HERE
(Provisional results available now, all questions and queries please contact us and we will resolve with FR systems timing company asap. Thank you)
Meet our Sponsors
The Shrewsbury 10k Extreme Inclement Weather…HERE
The Shrewsbury 10k Force Majeure Policy…HERE
The Shrewsbury 10k SHOW STOP Policy…HERE