Birmingham Insurance Institute 5/10k run

Castle Grounds Tamworth
Sunday, 19 July 2020
10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Kindly sponsored by Allianz, Centrix and Idex

Whether you’re a serious runner or just fancy a Sunday walk with the family around the beautiful castle grounds, this run is for you!

Please note all minors must run or be accompanied by an adult.

The profits from events organised by the Birmingham Insurance Institute Young Professionals during the year are donated to the Presidents chosen charity for the year and/or The Insurance Charities.

The race will start and finish in the grounds surrounding Tamworth Castle and will wind its way through the grounds out into the town before following a section along the canal in Fazeley before returning to the Castle grounds.

Minimum Age – 12
Profile – Fairly Flat
Refreshment – 5k
Prizes – Medals to all Finishers

Facilities – Pavilion café for refreshments. Toilets on site

Directions: The Castle is situated in the heart of Tamworth town centre. By road: from the M1/M6 northbound take the M42 and exit at junction 10. From the M6 southbound exit at junction 12 and approach Tamworth via the A5.

By train, Tamworth is well served by train from London and the north-west with London Midland. Book online at and you’ll pay no booking fees or postage. The station is just a 10 minute walk from the castle.

There are a number of car parks in Tamworth town centre. The brown Tamworth castle signs direct drivers to the Jolly Sailor car park. This is a long stay car park with coach park facilities. It is a short 5-7 minute walk through the castle grounds to the castle. The short stay Holloway car park is a smaller car park but closer to the castle, located on Silver Street.

For more information and to enter, please click on the below link:

Entry Fee is £10 for the 5k and £15 for the 10k option.

Closing date for entries is 14th July 2020

  • Castle Grounds
  • NAMCO STATION, 2 Riverdrive
  • Tamworth
  • B79 7ND
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