Marlow Santas Fun Run

Marlow Santas Fun Run

Marlow, Buckinghamshire

Burgers Artisan Bakery, The Causeway, Marlow, SL7 2, United Kingdom

Sun 05th December 2021

Starting at 09:00

3 races

£6.00 - £15.00


Last year under lockdown the event was one of very few that took place as a series of individually organised events. This year entrants have the option of running their own event in the same way and in their own venue anywhere in the world, under our umbrella

Marlow Thames Rotary has provided covid-19 safety information for this event.

Organiser's Description

Annual 5k Fun Run. A spectacle where all 3000 entrants are dressed as Santa, filling Higginson Park, the High Street and surrounding roads with a sea of red. Held in Marlow on the first Sunday in December, this year it will be on Sunday 5th December.


  • Santa 5K
  • Santa 5K

    Youth (12-17yrs)

  • Santa 5K

    Child (5-11yrs)



  • Santa 5K
  • Santa 5K

    Youth (12-17yrs)

  • Santa 5K

    Child (5-11yrs)


What's Included

Every entrant including children (over 5) will get a free Santa suit.

Finishers will get a medal, and fruit.

Event is held on closed roads and supported by Paramedics, Doctors and marshals.

Entrants can support Rotary charities or can nominate their own

How to Get There

By Road or Rail via GWR/Elizabeth Line to Maidenhead connecting to Marlow


Local Car Parks

Course Details

Start in Higginson Park. Through, the High St, then onto local roads and return via Station Rd to the finish in Higginson Park

Course Map


  • Can I run with my dog or buggy?

    Dogs on a short lead and buggies are permitted. Please start at the back of the main body of runners

  • Can my child scoot or bike?

    No, it invalidates our insurance

  • Can I enter on the day?

    No, afraid not!

Santa suits

Collection from one of our 6 depots is free - addresses to be advised in early November

Delivery option is £5 per single address regardless of the number of suits

Photograph Disclaimer

This event is widely photographed, including by the press.

It is inevitable that you may appear in one picture or another, and we have very little control over how pictures are taken or used.

By entering the event you will be assumed to have accepted that you and your team may appear in published photographs and videos.

Withdrawals & Cancellations

Unless exceptional circumstances, we are afraid there are NO refunds. This is a charity event and we have had a no refund policy for 16 years. Of course you can try to find someone else to run in your place.

We have never cancelled the event for any reason. If weather conditions require a late decision we operate a no refund policy - this is a charity event. If the cancellation has to be made in the lead up to the event (eg, covid) we would review the situation of the prevailing circumstances.

Children under 18yrs

For insurance purposes all under 16s must be accompanied by an adult on the start line.

Under 5yrs - no need to enter, please turn up on the day. They MUST be accompanied on the run

warm up

There will be a warm up at 9am for the main event in Higginson Park.

Please adhere to relevant covid restrictions.


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Marlow, Buckinghamshire

5 Dec 2021

£6.00 - £15.00