Les Jones Memorial 10k Returns for 2020

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Photo : Bob Given Photography

This year’s Les Jones Memorial 10k Road Race will mark the 28 year of the event, taking place on Friday 15May.

The popular event is organised in memory of the late athlete, team manager and Athletics NI Chairman Les Jones, who passed away in 1992.

The entries are now open with a special Early Bird rate of £12.00 open until Friday 27th March 2020 at midnight.

The normal rate of £15.00 for an AthleticsNI registered athlete and £17.00 for Unregistered athletes & Athletics Ireland registered athletes will be opened until Monday 11 May 2020.

Pack Collection & Changing Facilities:

Pack collection will be in the Les Jones Room, upstairs in the Pavilion beside the track. Please use the outside stairs and the side door.

There are changing and showering facilities and toilets in the main stand at the Mary Peters Track; however they are limited so if possible please arrive changed.

Action Mental Health

For the 3rd year in a row, we will be donating a percentage of the race entry fees to Action Mental Health as part of Mental Health Awareness Week (18th -24th May). Over the last two years our runners have raised a total of £1242.70 for the Mental Health charity.

This year we will be once again donate 10% from the online entry fees, plus any other donations given. The online entry provides you with the option to donate a set amount, or a custom amount which will be an additional donation.

For more information on Action Mental Health, please see here.

To find out more, please see here: https://athleticsni.org/Fixtures/Les-Jones-Memorial-10k