Northstowe Festival of Running 2023 Northstowe Festival of Running 2023 Northstowe Festival of Running 2023 Northstowe Festival of Running 2023 Northstowe Festival of Running 2023 Northstowe Festival of Running 2023 Northstowe Festival of Running 2023 Northstowe Festival of Running 2023 Northstowe Festival of Running 2023 Northstowe Festival of Running 2023 Northstowe Festival of Running 2023 Northstowe Festival of Running 2023 Northstowe Festival of Running 2023 Northstowe Festival of Running 2023

Northstowe Festival of Running 2023

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

CB24 1BZ, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Sat 2nd September 2023

Starting at 08:00

3 races

£12.00 - £25.00

Organiser's Description

📅 2nd September
A day full of running and fun 🏃‍♀️🏃‍♂️🤸‍♀️💃🍔🍦

Running; it’s at the heart of the festival. It’s physical. It can improve not only your fitness but also your mental health. It can boost your self-esteem. It can give you solitary headspace or a whole new running family community. You can work at it or use it to relax. You can run fast or slow, short intervals or a very long way. Anyone can get involved – and this is what also makes it a festival – it’s for everyone.

Our festival is not just a celebration of running; we’re celebrating the whole community – all the residents, visitors, local groups, businesses and charities that make it possible for us to all come together and enjoy the event, whether you run it or not!

The hugely popular family mile will be back again in 2023, with the profits split between the four schools, and further to this, each school has the opportunity to raise funds with a presence at the event and sponsored places in the runs!

Multiple attractions will be waiting for you at the festival venue including the hugely popular street food market with a great selection of food and drinks, local craft stalls, displays, outdoor activities and plenty of entertainment and live music on the Northstowe Festival of Running stage.

A day full of running and fun!

🏃‍♀️ Northstowe Half Marathon
🏃‍♂️ Northstowe 10K
🏃‍♀️ Northstowe 5K
👨‍👨‍👦‍👦 Northstowe Family Mile

All ages and abilities are welcome!

Street Food Market | Live Music | Sports Activities | Active Fun

Races

  • Northstowe Half Marathon

    £25.00

    Minimum Age 17yrs

    UK Athletics (UKA) save £2.00

    Booking for more than 1?
  • Northstowe 10K

    £20.00

    Minimum Age 15yrs

    UK Athletics (UKA) save £2.00

    Booking for more than 1?
  • Northstowe 5K

    £12.00

    Minimum Age 11yrs

    UK Athletics (UKA) save £2.00

    Booking for more than 1?

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  • Northstowe Half Marathon

    £25.00

    Minimum Age 17yrs

    UK Athletics (UKA) save £2.00

    Booking for more than 1?
  • Northstowe 10K

    £20.00

    Minimum Age 15yrs

    UK Athletics (UKA) save £2.00

    Booking for more than 1?
  • Northstowe 5K

    £12.00

    Minimum Age 11yrs

    UK Athletics (UKA) save £2.00

    Booking for more than 1?

What's Included

Chip timing
Multi-terrain, single-lap flat course
Marshalled course
Profesional medical cover
Water stations, refreshments
Toilets, bag drop, parking
Free massage
Finisher’s medal
Goodies
Finisher’s T-shirt (available to purchase)
Under UKA Rules
Great atmosphere 🥳

Prizes:
Male 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Ladies 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Age groups

  • Picturesque and flat route, bespoke finisher's medal, goody bag, great atmosphere, runners' village packed with entertainment

Location

Northstowe Western Park Playing Field, Kingfisher Close, Northstowe, UK

Course Details

Half Marathon
This very flat multi-terrain course will take you from the new developments of modern Northstowe Town, via peaceful paths around the Bug Hunter Waters lake and out past some of neighbouring Longstanton’s historic landmarks into the surrounding countryside with its open skies and expansive natural vistas before coming back to the finish line at Western Park and the runners’ village packed with free entertainment and a delicious street food market.

10K
Join us on this very flat multi-terrain course that will take you from the new developments of modern Northstowe Town, down peaceful paths and out past some of neighbouring Longstanton’s historic landmarks into the surrounding countryside with its open skies and expansive natural vistas before coming back to the finish line at Western Park and the runners’ village packed with free entertainment and a delicious street food market.

5K
Join us on a route along the greenways and around scenic Bug Hunter Waters lake before coming back to the finish line at Western Park and the runners’ village packed with free entertainment and a delicious street food market.

See images for route maps

age restrictions

The age limits are as follows:

Half - 17yrs

10k - 15yrs

5k - 11yrs

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Samantha Haslop

Location

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

2 Sept 2023

£12.00 - £25.00

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