*** IMPORTANT ROAD ALERT FOR PARAS'10 COLCHESTER ***

The A12 will be closed in both directions between J23 and J24 from 10pm on Friday 20 May to 4am on Monday 22nd May to replace a bridge. Diversions will be in place, but we do not yet know where they will be. Please allow for this in your travel plans.

Colchester

Next Race: 11am Sun 21 May 2017 enter now

In its 6th year the event is a testing 10 mile route on the local training area, watch out for the obstacles/stream crossing. Located at Colchester Garrison in Essex.

  • Open to civilians and military
  • Prizes for 1st Male/Female, Male V50/Female V40, Team and U19 TAB in each race

PARAS'2 for Kids

Young runner dousing himself with water

This is a 2 mile fun run for children aged between 8 and 14 years of age. There is no timing, however each participant will receive a memento of their run. There are also trophies for boys and girls in these age groups 8-10, 11/12, 13/14.

Entries must be made online before the day and cost £10. All children must be accompanied by an adult (who gets to run for free!).

The event is sponsored by Roodsafe.


Race Day Information

Admin Instructions (PDF)


Accommodation

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Contact

For all enquiries related to the Colchester race please email us at: paras10@supportourparas.org. Alternatively you can also find us on Facebook and Twitter.

2011 Event Photos

Sponsors

  • Eden
  • Kafevend
  • The Gait House
  • Eat Natural
  • Essex & Suffolk Water
  • Up & Running
Fighting Fit Junior Trophy for U19s Parachute Regiment