The run starts adjacent to the Pavilion in the west of War Memorial Park and then proceeds to take advantage of the paths within the park to complete an outer lap of the park and across its middle. The route is flat throughout. Please note that the route may be subject to change.
There is no vehicle access within War Memorial Park. Parking is available at the Park and Ride on Kennilworth Road. This is a short walk from the start/finish area. Free car parking is available there in a designated area on a first-come first-served basis. Pedestrian access is available via all entrances. Runners are encouraged to consider public transport or car sharing.
For further information and travel/parking details at War Memorial Park please click here.
The route starts and finishes on an open flat area of grass and from then onwards, the route remains on path throughout, until reaching the finish area. Apart from approximately 50m of grass at the start / finish, the Big Fun Run Coventry route is suitable for wheelchair users.
Got a question or need to pick up a number? Then visit our Help Desk tent where a member of our team will be able to help you. Runners will be able to store baggage at the help desk tent too, however there is no changing facility available.
Bring your own camera/phone to take photos on the day. If you would like photographs of you on the course, please ask family or friends to take some for you. Why not pose infront of the Big Fun Run Pyramid. And remember to smile!
The Event Director and the Emergency Services reserve the right to stop the race at any time, if deemed necessary. These would be in circumstances beyond our control and no refunds would be given.