Goyt Valley Striders
Affiliated to UK Athletics
Reg no. 2658036

Buxworth 5 Road Race

Course Measurers certifiedRun Britain Licensed

Thursday May 4th 2017, 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 2016 £172.21 profit was donated to the Brathay Trust. More Information about them is:- HERE

Once again this year we are donating to the Brathay Trust by supporting Angela Oldham in her 10 in 10 Brathay Challenge. For further information on her visit:- HERE

Course Records:

Robert Little (Hallamshire Harriers) 28:04 (2014) | Diane McVey (Wilmslow RC) 32:11 (2015)

Prize Categories:

Men: 1st 2nd 3rd; 1st MV40, MV45, MV50, MV55, MV60, MV65, MV70, MV75
Ladies: 1st 2nd 3rd; 1st FV35, FV40, FV45, FV50, FV55, FV65, FV70
Team: 1st Male / Female (3 to count based on positions)


2017 results: Click/Tap Here:- Results(provisional)

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 2017-28111 

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

The start of the 2016 race

start of Buxworth 5 road race

Race Entry:

Online Entry Fee: £6 UKA Affiliated, £8 Unaffiliated (no online fee)
Transfers: If you enter and are unable to run you may transfer your entry to another person on-line until 30th April. (click below).
Full terms and conditions are:- Terms

Online Entry:

ONLINE ENTRIES ARE NOW CLOSED ..... on the night entries available see below:

Online Entry List here:- Start List

On the night entries:

ARE AVAILBLE (£2 extra based on the online fees)

Postal entry: NOT available. 

For all the latest updates see our Race Facebook page:- facebook page