Buxworth 5 Road Race
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:-
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:-
Robert Little (Hallamshire Harriers) 28:04 (2014) | Diane McVey (Wilmslow RC) 32:11 (2015)
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:-
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:-
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.
This can be found by Clicking/Tapping:-
The start of the 2016 race
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 ENTRIES ARE NOW CLOSED ..... on the night entries available see below:
Online Entry List here:-
On the night entries:
ARE AVAILBLE (£2 extra based on the online fees)
Postal entry: NOT available.