Goyt Valley Striders
Affiliated to UK Athletics
Reg no. 2658036

Buxworth 5 Road Race

Course Measurers certifiedRun Britain Licensed

Thursday May 2nd 2019, Race Start 7.30pm

This is a certified 5 mile single lap road route on country lanes Cert. Ref:-16/215 . The route has a few testing climbs(988ft/301m), with the last mile being flat, therefore this is not a PB course. The route is suitable for most people, but unfortuntely NOT wheelchairs.

All profits from the race are donated to charity:

In 2018 £705.50 profit was donated to the Action for Sick Children
A report and blog post about the donation can be seen on their website Here

Course Records:

Robert Little (Hallamshire Harriers) 28:04 (2014) | Elle Vernon (Stockport Harriers) 31:30 (2017)

Prize Categories:

Men: 1st 2nd 3rd; 1st; MV40, MV45, MV50, MV55, MV60, MV65, MV70,
Ladies: 1st 2nd 3rd; 1st;  FV40, FV45, FV50, FV55, FV60, FV65, FV70
only 1 prize per person
Team: 1st Male / Female (3 to count based on positions)
Junior (under 20) Male and Female
New course record M & F, £50 cash


2019 results: Click/Tap Here:- Results(Provisional)

Photos taken by Mick Hall can be found  HERE

Race Info:

The wearing of Earphones or similar devices are not permitted at this race for your own safety, as the road will not be closed to traffic. Anybody wearing Earphones or similar devices will be disqualified.

The race will be run under UK Athletics Rules:
UKA Licence No: 2019-35700

For a map of the course Click/Tap:- MAP
For the course profile Click/Tap:- PROFILE

The race start and finish race is at the Navigation Inn, Bugsworth Canal Basin, Buxworth, High Peak, Derbyshire, SK23 7NE.
Car Parking and Toilets are available at the Navigation Inn. This country inn also offers a good selection of bar meals and beer, making this an ideal venue for the family to wait whilst you take part in the race or indeed for a post race meal and drink. Pub Website an be found Click/Tap:- Navi Pub

For more information and contact the Race Director Click/Tap:- Contact

Where to find the Race start Location Click/Tap:- Location

Results Archive from Past Years


We have a Flikr group with lots of photos.
This can be found by Clicking/Tapping:- PHOTOS

start of Buxworth 5 road race

Race Entry:

Online has now closed

2019 On the night entry is available £9 and £11
Approx 50 places remaining so arrive early to avoid being disappointed

Online entries closed 7pm Wednesday May 1st.

Transfers now closed

No Refunds.

Minimum age to enter 15

Full terms and conditions:-


Online Entry


Please allow time to register etc.

Postal entry: Not Available

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