Road Race comes to Packington
Sunday March 20th 2016 from 10am – Some Road Closures, & prolonged Clockwise-One-Way-Only Roads, as 1,500 Runners loop anti-clockwise through the village, 3 times!
The 1,497 runners entered in this 20-mile race come from Ashby at 10am, down Mill Street into Measham Road about 7 minutes later, and loop round twice via Swepstone, Heather and Normanton to run through our village again, first at about 10:55 am, then the leading runner comes inbound, past the Bull and Lion and up High Street in Packington towards Ashby, after 18+miles, at around 11:45am. Go Cheer!
The finish is at Bath Grounds, Ashby, after 20 whole miles, with the first finisher likely to be there in under two hours, minutes before noon.
The Route Map and schedule of Road Closures is shown below: