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Whit'th Whippets Cowm Reservoir 5k

Date and time

07:00 pm

Event Enquiries

Tel.: 07894 197948

Event Location

Cock & Magpie, Cockhall Lane, Whitworth, Nr Rochdale, Lancashire, OL12 8BQ

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Event Category:

Running Events > Trail Race

Cowm 5k - 25 April 2023 BOOK IT ZONE

Event Description

Whit’th Whippets present

Cowm Reservoir 5k Race

(ARC Rules. Permit No ARC/23/0208)

7pm Tuesday 25 April 2023

from the Cock & Magpie Pub, Cockhall Lane,
Whitworth, Rochdale OL12 8BJ


We’re looking forward to welcoming runners on Tuesday 25 April at 7pm for the first of three 5k races at Cowm Reservoir this year. Money raised from this event will go to the 'New Start' Wythenshawe Hospital Tansplant Fund which supports heart and lung transplant recipients to attend sporting events in the UK and abroad.



Come dressed ready to run as there are no changing facilities at the event. Parking is limited so we advise you to arrive early, and park on Cowm Park Way South (OL12 8AH).  


Registration is at the Cock & Magpie pub on Cockhall Lane, OL12 8BJ from 6pm. Toilets are also available.  


Please arrive in good time to register and collect your race number. The start is a short walk from the pub but we advise you do not arrive any later than 6.30pm. 


All runners must pre-register in advance through BookitZone. We are unable to accept money, new entries or transfers on the night. 



The route 

The race has the same start and finish location. You will run up the lane, turn left then straight up to the reservoir and through the gate straight ahead to do two anti-clockwise laps. Marshals will be present throughout the course to direct you. 



Post-race and prizes

Once you have crossed the line, please keep your distance from those still running down the lane. 


Free sandwiches/light snacks will be available at the pub afterwards, but you'll need to bring your own money to purchase drinks from the bar. There is a large beer garden at the rear where prizes will be presented at around 8pm to the first three men and women, plus first vet in each category F35, F45, F55, F65, M40, M50, M60, M70, One prize per person. If a vet is in the top three the prize rolls down to the next finisher in his/her category


If you have any questions, please contact us on 07894 197948 or email  


We hope you enjoy the race!


Lindsay and Ian

Race Organisers 


This event closes in:

on 20/04/2023 at 07:00pm
(*subject to change without warning)

Event Terms

Please enter me for the above event. I accept that the organiser will not be liable for any loss, damage, action, claim, cost or expenses which may arise in the consequence of my participation in or attendance to this event. I declare that I will not attend unless I am in good health on the day of the event and accept that I attend at my own risk. In the unlikely event of abandonment or cancellation, all or part of my entry fee may be retained for the management and administration of the event. No refunds or transfers allowed under any circumstances.

Event Options

**NOTE: Prices shown below include booking fees. Nothing extra will be added at the checkout.**

Options Age Restrictions Price Start time Maximum event entries

Date 25/04/2023 Number of people registered via BookitZone (includes offline count) - 96

Event limit: 165 places
(Select an option above first)

Further information from the Organiser

You should collect your race pack/number/item at the venue on the day of the event. Please arrive in good time.

Event Organiser

Name: Whit'Th Whippets

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Whit\'th Whippets Cowm Reservoir 5k

Cock & Magpie, Cockhall Lane, Whitworth, Nr Rochdale, Lancashire, OL12 8BQ

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