Run Whitstable & Herne Bay Summer 5k and 10k

Hampton Pier, Herne Bay, Kent

Organiser's Description

Get together with friends, family or colleagues and be part of this event along the stunning Whitstable coastline. The course is a flat, fast run along the waterfront. Remember it's all good fun and you can walk, jog or run! 3 distance options, including Kids' 1.5k

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All runners will receive a super cool, high quality medal

Trophies for the overall winners of the 5k and 10k runs

Full race chip timing with instant results to view at the event

Drinks and sweets

Water at the start/finish and at the 5k point

Offers and discounts from the Fix Events and from our partners

Hampton Pier, Recreation Ground, Herne Bay, Kent CT6 8EJ.

By Car

The event hub is based at Herne Bay and parking is available as below. Please note the carpark is limited in space so try and park on Hampton Pier Avenue to help avoid congestion.

Follow signs for Herne Bay and then to address shown above, using postcode CT6 8EJ for your Satnav. Once on Hampton Pier Avenue, you will see the children’s play area and the free public car park (spaces are limited to 200 cars) on Swalecliffe Avenue, which is directly opposite the event hub.

By Train

Herne Bay railway station is the closest and around a 10-15 minute walk

Whitstable Event Hub


Our 10k Run will all start at 10.30am, the 5k Whitstable Run will start at 10.40am. The Mini Run will start at 10am.

Registration will be open from 8.30am and will close at 10.20am so please arrive nice and early. The event hub is located on the large grassed area, to the left of the children’s play area at Hampton Pier Recreation Ground.

Please note you will collect your race pack at registration on the day of the event.

Race information will be sent by email pre-event and this will tell you what your race number is so you know where to queue on the day of the event. You will be able to view all your race details and race number by logging in to your Fix Events profile.

You will be using our Chip on Bib race numbers and it is important these are displayed on your outer garment to ensure 1) We can see your race number when running and 2) To help with the timing system to read your time.

There will be marshals around the course to support and encourage you.

Water is available at the start/finish and at the 5km point. If you require additional fluid between these points please bring your own.


Results go live as the event is taking place and can be viewed at the Results Base timing tent when you cross the finish line; they also go live to The Fix Events website.

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