East Lancashire Hospice

East Lancashire Hospice 10k

Join us on Sunday 19 January at Gaskell Motor Bodies for our biggest 10k and 2k fun run to celebrate our 35th anniversary!

**** Online registration is now closed **** you can signed up on the day from 9am for £20.00****

The 10k race saw over 600 people taking part in 2019 and we are excited to annouce that it is back for 2020 on Sunday 19 January, as well as the 2k fun run. Starting and finishing at Gaskell Motor Bodies, Great Harwood, BB6 7UF. 

The day will start with registration opening at 9am and the 10k race commencing at 11am. The 2k fun run will start straight after the 10k. 

Please ensure you have read the terms & conditions of entry before registering. If you require any more information please contact Catherine Leech - 01254 287011.

This year we are giving you two options to register...

10k race:
- Register with a donation (no sponsorship required) - 
- Register and raise sponsorship (a sponsorship form will be sent to you) 

2k fun: 
- Register with a donation (no sponsorship required) 
- Register and raise sponsorship (a sponsorship form will be sent to you) 

Thank you to our supporters:



These terms and conditions contain important information regarding parti­cipa­tion, and upon entry into the 10k & 2k Fun Run you agree to and accept them.


  • All participants taking part in either of the races do so at their own risk. In no event shall East Lancashire Hospice or Gaskell Motor Bodies be liable for any injuries, loss or damages whatsoever, including indirect, punitive, special, incidental or conse­qu­en­tial losses connected with any aspect of this event.
  • By registering for this event you agree that any photographs taken and may be used for the purposes of promoting this event, future events and general hospice promotion. If you do not wish to have your photograph taken, please make the photgrapher aware.

Booking process, prices and payment

  • The entry fee is non-refundable and non-transfe­rable.
  • Registration is charged at £12 for 10k and £3 for 2k per person and your merchandise (included in the reg fee)­  must be picked up from Merton House, East Lancashire Hospice, Park Lee Road, Blackburn, BB2 3NY the week of or on the day of the event at the venue. Everyone MUST have their confirmation email with them.
  • This year we are giving you two ways to raise money for East Lancashire Hospice. If you would like to register without sponsorship the donation MUST be made.
  • Registering and raising sponsorship - you will receive your sponsorship form via email.
  • This is a sponsored event held to raise much-needed funds for East Lancashire Hospice and as such, every entrant will be expected to raise sponsorship money or made a donation at point of registering.
  • You are not permitted to use any of the sponsorship money that you raise in relation to the races to pay for your expenses.
  • If you have participated in any of the hospice events in previous years and we have not received your sponsorship money, your entry may be declined


  • All participants must sign in at the registration desks before the race starts. This will open at 9am.
  • Online registration will close on Tuesday 14 January 2020 at 10am.


  • You must register when you arrive to ensure East Lancashire Hospice know you are parti­cipating. This is for health and safety reasons.
  • If you are unsure if this event is suitable for you, please contact the Hospice prior to booking.
  • If necessary you should gain advice from your GP as to whether you are physically prepared to undertake the challenge.


  • Please ensure you are wearing suitable / runnign trainers for the races. Some of the route is off road.

Changes to the event

  • East Lancashire Hospice reserve the right to alter the start time of the event at any time.
  • East Lancashire Hospice reserve the right to cancel this event at any time. In the event of this happening, entry fees and sponsorship will be refunded in full or transferred to rescheduled date.

If you have any questions regarding the T&C's please contact fundraising - 01254 287011 or email info@eastlancshospice.org.uk

a huge thank you to our ongoing supporters, universal cooling who are sponsoring the  water bottles for 10k registrants and to avid supporters, financial affairs for sponsoring 10k and 2k race numbers

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