Cheltenham Running Festival 2024
£5.00 – £140.00
Come and join us for the Cheltenham Running Festival on Sunday 16th June 2024!
This event offers you the unique opportunity to run a 5k, 10k or Half Marathon around the famous Cheltenham Racecourse! Bring your kids along to join in the fun with our kids race, to make a fun day out for the entire family!
Running within and around the horse racing circuit this really is an event like no other, so channel your inner jockey and take on a chip timed 5k, 10k or Half Marathon around this inspiring venue.
Each Mile will be accurately marked out and we will have plenty of helpers to keep you quite literally on track and encourage you all the way to the finish line.
10.00am – Half Marathon
10.45am – 10k
10.55am – 5k
Included in your entry fee:
Unique themed medal
Chip timed results
Free official race photographs
Post race goodies
BRAND NEW MEDAL TO BE REVEALED! (previous design pictured)
Come and enjoy the day with us; we hope to see you there!
A flat 5k loop within the grounds of Cheltenham Racecourse, with spectacular views of the surrounding area. The course is mostly tarmac, with some sections of gravel and soft surface. Perfect for a PB.
1 lap 5k, 2 lap 10k, 4 lap half marathon.
DOWNLOAD THE GPX FILE HERE
SEE BELOW THE COURSE MAP & ELEVATION PROFILE
You’ll also be able to grab a LOVE CORN snack pack following your race, and you can find out more about LOVE CORN and their products below and on their website HERE.
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The nearest mainline station is Cheltenham Spa.
Trains run every hour from Bristol, every half an hour from Birmingham and every hour from London. When you arrive at the station, you can catch a taxi and get to the racecourse in 10 minutes.
Each mile will be accurately marked out and we have plenty of helpers to keep you going and encourage you all the way to the finish line.
The race involves laps of the course. There will be 1 lap for the 5k, 2 laps for the 10k and 4 laps for the Half Marathon.
We will have a secure area where you can leave your baggage. We recommend you bring as little baggage as possible. Your baggage tag is attached to your race number, you simply tear it off and attach to your bag. To collect, all you have to do show you number to the baggage tent staff and they will help you find your baggage.
There will be water provided every 5km along the route, there will also be water at the finish along with goodies & your well earned medal!
Results will be available on www.runthrough.co.uk after the race.
We will have a photographer taking a few snaps of the race and they will be on our photos page after the race so be sure to check it out and see if you can spot yourself.
Things to note!
For updates leading up to the race, please check out our Facebook page – http://www.facebook.com/runthrough and ‘Check In’ on race day or on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/runthroughuk / @runthroughuk use the hashtag #RunThroughUK in the build up to the race 🙂
If you #RunThroughUK on Instagram with your race day collages and the best ones will feature on our page!
Please email [email protected] with any questions.