Wigan Trail 10k

The Wigan Trail 10k will be held again on Sunday 13th May 2018 from Springview Sports and Community Club, Wigan (formerly known as the Amberswood 10k).

Thanks you all for coming, the link to the results is below. Well done everyone, some wonderful performances. The provisional date for 2019 is 12th May 10.30am.

Free photos will be shared via Facebook.

For the first time we now have overhead drone footage of the race, a fantastic chance to have a bird’s eye view of Amberswood. Please see the YouTube videos below.


Please try to car share, get a lift or if local walk, run or cycle to the race. Thank you.

The event takes place through the trails of Wigan’s Greenheart Amberswood Park, situated between Spring View & Hindley.  This former mining area has been transformed into a beautiful 160 hectare nature reserve.

The 10k Trail Race takes in many of the scenic bridleways of Amberswood, following a mixture of terrain from woodland trails to wide open gravel paths. The route is flat and open giving competitors the opportunity to challenge and beat personal bests.

Pictured below is last year’s winner Colin Thompson (180) of Helsby R.C winning in exactly 36 minutes.

Race details Wigan Trail 10k 2018

Enter On-Line at:  BookitZone

The 10k route can be viewed here: 10K route

We regularly attract runners from all over the North West and beyond and have the same brilliant photography team back again this year to capture you all in action.

Prizes for 1st, 2nd & 3rd Male and Female and 1st in each 5yr Vet category plus bonus spot prizes!

Special prizes for clubs or running groups with 12 or more runners entered so please spread the word!

  • Handmade trophy for 1st Man and 1st Lady
  • Completely off-road on bridle paths and woodland trails.
  • Changing Facilities & toilets.
  • Marshalled and timed event with results provided by UK Results.
  • Free photographs available to download for all runners taken by our two on course photographers.
  • Licensed Bar

Registration opens at 9.00am

Collect race numbers from 9.00am

10k Race start at 10.30am

Full results at ukresults.net

Spring View Sports and Community Club, Hatfield Close, off Marlbrough Avenue, Spring View, Wigan, WN3 4PH.

Limited Parking so please car share where possible.

Wigan Trail 10k 2018 Results

Wigan Trail 10k 2017 Results

Wigan Trail 10k 2016 results

Wigan Trail 10k 2015 results

 Wigan Trail 10k 2014 results




12 thoughts on “Wigan Trail 10k

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  2. About time you found Amberswood! One of Wigan’s (and Greenheart’s) best kept secrets! The countryside on your doorstep.

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    • Hi Natalie, apologies a filter stopped me seeing your comment. There isn’t a kids event now, we just concentrate on the 10k, running two events concurrently was tough. For info there is a junior parkrun on Sundays at Skelmersdale.

  4. Fab weather. Beautiful scenery. Brilliant organization/marshals. Thank you. See you next year.

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