Frequently Asked Questions

Posted by in Information, main category, on 12.10.2016

Before the Race

Do I have to support the listed charities?

How can I find if my entry has been received?

This list is updated on a weekly basis, so it can take a few days for a runner to appear in the list.

If you cannot find yourself or the person you are looking for then telephone the entry hotline 0845 388 3438 or email

I can no longer take part. Can I get a refund or transfer the entry?

No runner should wear a race number belonging to another runner as this could incur grave consequences in the event of a medical emergency.

Is there a time limit?

Should I drink more?

Take a drink at every feeding station to keep your hydration level as high as possible whilst you run.

What is the minimum age to take part?

The Fun Run is open to all ages, although children under the age of 9 should be accompanied by an adult.

When will I receive my race number?

Where can I find accommodation?

Where can I find advice on training?

Our sponsors, Sweatshop Meadowhall, will also gladly help with training tips.

Will late entries be accepted, including on the day?


Are there any toilets or showers?

Changing facilities, with showers are available inside iceSheffield.

Can I bring my own special drinks?

Do I have to register on arrival?

How do I get to the start?

May I carry a drink bottle?

What if I exceed the 3 hour time limit?

What if I forget my timing chip?

Where are the drink stations?

Where can I store my kit?

Please follow the one-way system to deposit and retrieve baggage.

All baggage must be identified with race number.

Where do I get my tee shirt

Where is the car parking?

After the Race

Are prizes presented on the day?

Prize winners for age categories and teams are displayed near the finish line and winners should make their way to the prizes area near the Information Tent,in the middle of the Don Valley Bowl to collect them.

See Information>Prizes

How can I get my photograph?

When do I receive my certificate?

Where can I see the results?