Spire Bushey 10k, 5k & Junior Races
This great little race is now in its 34th year. The 10k winds its way around the leafy Hertfordshire town of Bushey, starting and finishing at Queens' School. Chip-timed, with a great route, good organisation and fantastic marshalling, this event is perfect for everyone from novice runners to competitive athletes. With a 5k and the ever-popular Junior races on the same day, the whole family can be involved!
13 July 11am-3pm. 14 July 08:30 to 09:45
Queens’ School, Aldenham Road, Bushey, Hertfordshire WD23 2TY
Bag Drop: You can leave your belongings with us while you race using the tear-off baggage strip on your race number, collecting after you finish by presenting your race number.
Toilets: There are toilets at the start/finish in Queen’s School
Race Marshals: Marshals will be present on the course throughout the race.
Distance Markers: The route will be clearly indicated with arrows, tape and Km markers
Water Stations: There will be 1 water station on the route at (approximately) Km 5. Water will be provided in recyclable plastic cups
Goody Bag: All runners will receive a goody bag on finishing the race
Refreshments: There will be refreshments and food available before, during and after the race at Queen’s School
Medals: All finishers will receive a medal on completing the race
Prizes: Prizes will be awarded to the top three runners overall and the top runner in each category in the 10k and 5k races.
Junior Race Prizes will be awarded to the 1st boy/girl in each age category.
The route starts and finishes on grass, but is otherwise on footpaths & pavements. Roads are not closed to traffic. Suitable for runners of all abilities. Please always be vigilant of other runners, spectators, dogs, cyclists and other users of public footpaths and rights of way.
Buggies/Pushchairs: This race is not suitable for runners with buggies/pushchairs
Wheelchair Users: This race is not suitable for wheelchair users
Junior races are entirely on grass.
The 5k race starts at 10.05
The Junior Races start at 12.00
Well organised and friendly atmosphere
There were plenty of marshalls along the route and loads of km markers and arrows pointing us in the right direction
Everything was well organised from the collection of race numbers and bag drop through to the finish where we were handed a much needed drink and snack.