Kids 10k Cycle Course 2017

June 11, 2017

Running alongside our Annual Sponsored Walk around Pitsford Reservoir, we are also running our first ever Cycle Course

Starting adjacent to Northampton Sailing Club, the course meanders around Pitsford Reservoir with breathtaking views across the water and rolling countryside. The finish is in the beautiful surroundings of Brixworth Country Park.

The Children’s Cycle starts on the Dam with views across the reservoir before heading onto the leafy waterside trail towards the causeway. The course then heads along the causeway and back on to the path towards Brixworth County Park to the finish.


Please note that this event is open to children of Primary School age only. Each child must be accompanied at all times by a registered entrant of the 10k Walk who must be age 18 years and over. This will be checked at registration. No unaccompanied children will be allowed to complete the course.

Where: The Event base is in Brixworth Country Park.

When: Sunday 11th June, 2017. The Cycle course commences with the Walkers at 08:40 and runs throughout the day.

Parking: Event Parking will be near the the finish in Brixworth Country Park, for directions click here.

Registration: Registration will open from 07:00 on Race Day. Registration will be located at the race village in Brixworth Country Park next to the car park

Start Location: The Children’s Cycle will start on the Dam at Pitsford Reservoir with the 10k Walk participants.

Entry Fees: 10k Children’s Cycle: £5.00

Toilets: Available at the start next to the cafe in Brixworth Country Park. Changing facilities are limited.

Course: Mostly path/trail with two small sections of road. Beautiful views across the water and the Northamptonshire countryside. To view the Start/Finish/Drinks and Marshal Locations click here For a GPS version of the course click here for more course detail.

First Aid: Mobile medical crews will be on standby throughout the event.

Drinks & Refreshments: There will be two water stations on the course and one at the finish line all with water, energy drink and Jelly Babies.

The Charity tea tent will also be selling tea, coffee and various cakes and snacks in the finish area; the very reasonable charge is ALL donated to charity.

Race Goodies: A quality Technical Top if entered online before 31st May 2017!

Massage: Sports massage will be available for a small fee after the race.

Registration:  Online registration at or you can register on the day at the event.  Please note that only those registered for the event before 31st May 2017 will be guaranteed to receive a free  race top.