Cary Canter 10k

Dates: 16th Oct 2016, 10:00am - 12:00pm

Category: 1610 Race Series




Well done to evertone who took part - results and professional photos can be found using the links above. Just one event to go now in the Race Series - the Shepton Mallet 10k on Sunday 30 October 2016.

Now in its sixth year, the Cary Canter offers runners a tough, multi terrain course with stunning country views.  It has a challenging undulating route taking in breath taking views of Glastonbury Tor, King Alfred’s Tower and Bruton Lodge Hill Fort. Regular participants love this event for its mixture of surfaces and terrain with a few hills included. Download the route map.

Kindly sponsored by: Refresco Gerber (Um Bongo), J2X Fitness, and Buy with Confidence.

The race starts and finishes at Caryford Fitness and Leisure Centre, where you will have use of the changing rooms, showers and toilets. Runners of all abilities (including walkers) are welcome.

Event Info for 10k

  • Registration - 8.15am in Sports Hall (race numbers and timing chips to be collected on race day)
  • Entry fee - Affiliated & 1610 members = £12 / Unaffiliated = £14
  • Start time - 10.00am (9.00am for walkers)
  • Minimum age of 15 (16 on or before 31/12/16)
  • Finishers medals and age group prizes 

Event Info for 1k Fun Run

  • Registration for 1k fun run - 9.00am in Sports Hall (register and pay your entry fee)
  • Entry fee - £2 (to be paid on day)
  • Start time - 10.15am 
  • Medals and certificates for all runners

An event for the whole family

We know it can seem a long time for spectators to wait, especially the youngest members of the family, so we will have activities for all ages including our annual 1k fun run where our younger runners can have a go themselves and take home their very own medal. Plus we will have a bouncy castle and climbing wall. 

Part of the 1610 Race Series

The Cary Canter 10k is part of the 1610 Race Series, consisting of four 10k races, a sprint triathlon and our NEW family 5k race - which are all located across the counties of Somerset and Dorset. Enter as many of the races as you choose or take on the challenge of the whole series! Are you up for the challenge?

Sponsoring the Cary Canter 10k

We are keen to work with brands and companies who are looking to engage and support our 1610 Race Series runners, their supporters and the wider South West community. For all enquiries please contact us at or at 01823 410228. 

Got a question?

Please get in touch with our friendly team at Caryford Fitness & Leisure Centre on 01963 350600 or contact Emma Warr on 01823 410211 or email

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