Women's 10K Glasgow
Sun 16 Jun 2024 Glasgow, Glasgow City, UK

Women's 10K Glasgow

If you need a goal to motivate you, the Women’s 10K is the perfect opportunity for you to lace up those trainers and make a difference, either to your own life or someone else’s.

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  • Sun 16 Jun 2024
Riverside Museum, Glasgow > George Square, Glasgow

Women's 10K Glasgow

10:45

£25.50-£35.25

Age 15 & over

  • 10 km road running

Overview

Come along and take part in the new Women’s 10K Glasgow! Maybe you’ve not done any exercise in a while and need a goal to motivate you, maybe you want to do something positive together with your friends and family, or maybe you want to fundraise for a worthwhile cause.

Whatever your reason, the Women’s 10K is the perfect opportunity for you to lace up those trainers and make a difference, either to your own life or someone else’s.

Highlights

  • Stunning city centre route

    From the spectacular setting of the Riverside Transport Museum, along the River Clyde, with countless iconic buildings and landmarks, to a celebratory finish in George Square - this is a stunning city centre route.

  • A rare women-only run

    Your goal at your own pace to make a difference to your own life or someone else's, without stigma or jodgment.

  • Supportive atmosphere

    Revel in the encouragement you'll receive from the minute you sign up all the way to the finish line!

Event video

  • All fitness levels
  • Fancy dress
  • Newcomers
  • Spectators
  • Wheelchair users
  • Women-only

Women

This event brings together a strong, supportive community of women who come together to make a positive change, without stigmas or judgment. Even if you haven't exercised in a while and need a goal - get involved!

Walkers

You are welcome to complete the course at your own pace, however, there is a maximum time limit of 1 hour 30 minutes. This is very inclusive as even completing the route at a relatively slow walking pace will see you finish within 1 hour and 30 minutes. If you plan to walk the whole distance you are requested to allow runners to start in front of you.

  • Bag storage
  • Cafe
  • Entertainment
  • Toilets
  • Urban

Event HQ

Riverside Museum
100 Pointhouse Road
Glasgow
Glasgow City
G3 8RS
UK

Pre-event runner bus ticket

An event bus service will operate between George Square (run finish point) and Riverside Museum (run start point). This ticket can be used if you are planning to use public transport or park near George Square and want to travel to the start area. 

  • 09:05 | Runners should arrive in George Square (at the Junction of George Street and John Street) 
  • 09:15 | Service departs from George Square
  • 09:35 | Runners arrive at the Riverside Museum (run start point)

Post-event runner bus ticket

An event bus service will operate between George Square (run finish point) and Riverside Museum (run start point). This ticket can be used if you have parked at the start area and need to travel back to this location after the event. 

  • 11:15 - 12:30 | Service runs regularly between these times from George Square (at the Junction of George Street and John Street) to the Riverside Museum
  • Journey time | Approximately 20 minutes
BUS TRANSPORT
The route is point to point, so there are buses to help you move between the start and finish locations.

 

There are also spectator buses operating, public bus services, trains and subway.

  • Cut off time
  • Distance markers
  • Entertainment
  • First aid
  • Marshals
  • Point to point
  • Return transport
  • Sweeper
  • Toilets
  • Traffic free
  • Undulating

Route highlights

  • Start at the spectacular Riverside Transport Museum
  • Head east along the River Clyde
  • Glasgow Science Building
  • The Armadillo
  • The SECC
  • SSE Hydro
  • Cross the Squiggly Bridge
  • George V Bridge
  • City Centre and Buchanan Street
  • Glasgow Green
  • People's Palace
  • Finish at George Square

Route description

The route heads east along the River Clyde and takes in the scenic views. Iconic buildings to look out for include the Glasgow Science Centre, The Armadillo, The SECC and the SSE Hydro and all within the first 2KM.

The route then heads over the Clyde and back, crossing over the 'Squiggly Bridge' and then George V Bridge. You will then start heading through the hustle and bustle of Glasgow's city centre heading up Buchanan Street just before you hit half way!

The second half of the route will take you past the south side of George Square and down towards Glasgow Green, taking in the beautiful park including the infamous People's Palace, before heading back towards George Square where cheering crowds await to help in one last effort to cross the finish line where you’ll receive your well earned medal, water and goody bag.

  • Public transport links
  • Recycling
  • Sustainability policy

Sustainability overview

This event is committed to minimising the impact it has on the local environment, implemented in the following ways:

  • Online entries rather than paper forms
  • Marketing material online rather than flyers and posters
  • Runner information online rather than printed
  • Public transport encouraged
  • Communication with residents and business regarding road closures, to reduce traffic congestion
  • Reduce noise pollution
  • All waste collected and recycled/repurposed wherever possible
  • Unused food donated to food bank

  • Chip timing
  • Goody bag
  • iTAB
  • Medal
  • Technical t-shirt

Included

  • Wicking finisher's t-shirt
  • Finisher's medal
  • Distance keyring
  • Finisher's pack
  • Personalised event number with accurate timing chip
  • Event baggage facilities
  • Hydration on route
  • Hydration and nutrition at the finish
  • Results posted in your account within 48 hours
  • Fantastic running experience

Charity places

These charities have places in the event. To secure your place, select a charity, complete the form and follow the instructions.

Heart

Heart Research UK

Funding pioneering medical research into the prevention, treatment and cure of heart disease.

  • T-shirt
  • Fundraising support
  • Fundraising materials
  • Dedicated contact

Sign up
£39.52

Fundraise
£200

Health and Medical

MS Society

For a world free from the effects of MS.

  • Running vest
  • Fundraising support
  • Fundraising materials
  • Dedicated contact

Sign up
£10

Fundraise
£100

Free sign up Cancer

Macmillan Cancer Support

No one should have to face cancer alone.

  • Running vest
  • Fundraising support
  • Fundraising materials

Sign up
FREE

Fundraise
£150

Cancer

Target Ovarian Cancer

Raise awareness, fund research and save lives.

  • Running vest
  • Fundraising support
  • Fundraising materials
  • Dedicated contact

Sign up
£15

Fundraise
£100

Cancer

Brainstrust

Helping the brain tumour community to feel less alone and more in control.

  • Technical t-shirt
  • Running vest
  • Fundraising support
  • Fundraising materials
  • Dedicated contact

Sign up
£15.60

Fundraise
£125

Cancer

The Childhood Eye Cancer Trust

Offering support, advice and information to UK families affected by retinoblastoma.

  • Running vest
  • Fundraising support
  • Fundraising materials
  • Training guide
  • Dedicated contact

Sign up
£15.60

Fundraise
£150

  • Age 15 & over
  • 2000 places
  • Entries open
  • Charity entries open
  • Charity places
  • Enter online
  • Event merch available
  • Race pack by post
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Entry fees

Entry fee (Unaffiliated)

£28.25

Valid 02/07/2023 - 27/05/2024

Entry fee (Affiliated)

£25.50

Valid 02/07/2023 - 27/05/2024

Entry fee

£35.25

Valid 27/05/2024 - 14/06/2024