Buxworth 5 Road Race
Next Event: Spring 2022
(Details tba nearer the time)
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.
The race will be run under UK Athletics Rules:
UKA Licence No: tba
Profits from the race are donated to charity:
In 2019 £859 profit was donated to Prostate Cancer Research
Robert Little (Hallamshire Harriers) 28:04 (2014) | Elle Vernon (Stockport Harriers) 31:30 (2017)
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)
New course record M & F, £50 cash
2019 results: Click/Tap Here:-(Provisional)
Photos taken by Mick Hall can be found
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.
For a map of the course Click/Tap:-
For the course profile Click/Tap:-
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:-
For more information and contact the Race Director Click/Tap:-
Where to find the Race start Location Click/Tap:-
Results Archive from Past Years
We have a Flikr group with lots of photos. These are taken by
ourselves and others. Feel free to add any more you like to this
This can be found by Clicking/Tapping:-
(£7/£9) - Via nifty entries below
Online entries close 6pm Monday April 26th.
Transfers until entries close
No Transfers on the day
No Refunds. (see trerms)
Minimum age to enter 15
Full terms and conditions:-
2020, 2021 RACE CANCELLED
I am disappointed to let you all know that due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation and in line with government and England Athletics guidance we have had to cancel this year’s race.
The race will next take place in 2022.
2021 Online Entry List here:-
Please allow time to register etc.