• FOUNTAINS 10K & FUN RUN

    Sunday 29th April 2018

    Fun Run at 10am

    10k at 11am

  • Why run the Fountains 10K?

    97%* of runners say they would do it again - and here's why...

    Fantastic course

    Mixed terrain run in Nidderdale

    Run along quiet country roads, off-road trails and scenic moorland in Nidderdale Area of Natural Beauty.

    Yorkshire hospitality

    Yorkshire hospitality

    Busting goody bag

    plus friendly marshals give a right warm welcome.

    Great prizes

    Great prizes

    Already announced...

    Vouchers, cash, clothing...

    Family day out

    Visit local attractions

    Kids fun run, quick 10K for Mum or Dad, bite to eat and then visit one of the many local attractions listed below.

  • What's included in your entry fee

    Great Yorkshire value at £15!

    Chip timing

    Chip timing

    Get your finish time

    We'll give you a shoe tag on the day to record your finish time.

    T-shirt

    Trucker Cap

    Some red, some black

    Provided by our friends at Mud and Blood - a great memento of the day.

    Breakfast in a roll

    Food

    You won't leave hungry

    A pork pie, banana, water and chocolate are all included. Wow!

    Free parking

    Free parking

    No parking charges

    Free parking a few minutes walk from registration so there's no need for any loose change.

  • See the race for yourself

    Get an idea of what to expect

    You can read the blog of one of 2014's runners here to find out what the run is really like.

  • Fountains 10K, near Ripon, North Yorkshire

    FOUNTAINS 10K

    The Fountains 10K is a great event for runners of all abilities with a mixed terrain route starting from the village of Grantley, near Ripon, North Yorkshire. It's an undulating route that takes in quiet country roads, off-road trails and scenic moorland within Nidderdale. Please note that part of the course may be waterlogged! Despite that we would expect all runners to finish within 90 minutes.

     

    View the route on MapMyRide, Viewranger, OS Getamap and Sports Distance Calculator & see the results for 2017 

  • Fountains Fun Run

    FUN RUN

    The Fun Run is just over 2km - starting in the village playground, along a very quiet rural road, through privately owned fields and back to the playground.

  • Prizes

    Individual, team and local prizes plus fantastic spot prizes!

    Individual prizes

    Individual prizes

    40 Individual prizes will be awarded as follows

    1st (£45)

    2nd (£25)

    3rd (£15)

    4th (£10)

    5th (£10)

     

    prize vouchers to spend at Mud and Blood for each of the 8 categories:

     

    Overall male

    Overall female

    M40

    F40

    M50

    F50

    M60

    F60.

     

    8 Individual prizes of a magnum of wine will be awarded to each of the 1st places above thanks to our friends at Yorkshire Vintners.

    Team prizes

    Team prizes

    £100 per team of 5!

    £100 team prizes for male and female teams of 5 for the lowest aggregate finishing position courtesy of Dales Water Services Ltd.

    Swinton Park spa

    Spot prizes

    Black Fountains 10k T-shirts made by our friends at SubSports.

    • To be awarded on race day.
  • Sponsors

    Please support our sponsors - click a logo to visit their website...

    Dacre, Son & Hartley

    Dacre, Son & Hartley

    Grantley Hall

    Grantley Hall

    Kettlewell Fuels Ltd

    Kettlewell Fuels

    Mud and Blood

    Mud and Blood

    Stray FM

    GoPrint3D

    Stray FM

    Norton Interiors Ltd

    Super Break

    Dales Water

    Yorkshire Vintners

    Yorkshire Vintners Wine Merchants

    NGC Networks

    NGC Networks

    timeoutdoors

    timeoutdoors

    Picture News

    Picture News

    Booths

    Booths

    Dickinson British School Consulting

    David Wade Fine Art

    David Wade Fine Art

    Brymor Ice Cream

    Brymor Ice Cream

    Hornseys

    Hornseys

    Betty's and Taylor's

    Bettys and Taylors

    Puma

    Puma

    Deershed Festival

    21-23 July

    Wetherby Races

    Wetherby Races

    Danford, Brewer & Ives

    Danford, Brewer & Ives

    Stray FM

    Stray FM

    Stray FM

    Tim Jarman

    Office Ally

    Office Ally

    Brambledown Landscapes

    Brambledown Landscapes

    Black Sheep Brewery

    Black Sheep Brewery

    Jelley Legs

    Jelley Legs

    Hambleton Ales

    Hambleton Ales

    Up and Running

    Up and Running

    The Sawley Arms

    The Sawley Arms

    Curzon

    Curzon

    So Bar

    So Bar

    The Water Rat

    The Water Rat

    Baroque

    Baroque

    Ripon races

    Ripon Races

    Yorkshire CCC

    Yorkshire CCC

    Highside Butchers

    Highside Butchers

    tutto bello

    tutto bello

    The Little Ripon Bookshop

    The Little Ripon Bookshop

    Stray FM

    Gills Auto Services

    Sainsbury's

    Sainsbury's

    Warren Forest Park

    Warren Forest Park

    Galphay Inn

    Galphay Inn

    Morrisons

    Morrisons

    Morrisons

    Grenade

  • Local attractions

    More great reasons to take part...

    Fountains Abbey

    Fountains Abbey

    Cistercian monastery, water gardens and deer park

    Fountains Abbey is one of the largest and best preserved monasteries in England - with a children's play park, cafes, ice cream and restaurant.

    Brimham Rocks

    Brimham Rocks

    Amazing collection of natural rock formations

    Take in the breathtaking views, jump around between the rocks then treat yourself to a luxury hot chocolate or bowlful of warming soup.

    Ripon Cathedral

    Ripon Cathedral

    Beautiful, ancient church dating back to the 7th Century

    Visitors have followed the Pilgrim Trail here for over 1300 years - enjoy some special music, explore the ancient crypt, light a candle or simply enjoy the atmosphere and architecture.

    Harrogate

    Harrogate

    The happiest place to live according to Right Move

    Perfect for afternoon tea at Betty's, a visit to the Turkish Baths, a stroll around RHS Garden Harlow Carr or just a bit of shopping.

  • Contact Us

    If you've got a question, please use the form below or call 07813 109959.