Goyt Valley Striders
Affiliated to UK Athletics
Reg no. 2658036

Buxworth 5 Road Race

Course Measurers certifiedRun Britain Licensed

Thursday May 2nd 2019, Race Start 7.30pm

This is a certified 5 mile single lap road route on country lanes Cert. Ref:-16/215 . The route has a few testing climbs(988ft/301m), with the last mile being flat, therefore this is not a PB course. The route is suitable for most people, but unfortuntely NOT wheelchairs.

All profits from the race are donated to charity:

In 2018 £705.50 profit was donated to the Action for Sick Children
A report and blog post about the donation can be seen on their website Here

Course Records:

Robert Little (Hallamshire Harriers) 28:04 (2014) | Elle Vernon (Stockport Harriers) 31:30 (2017)

Prize Categories:

Men: 1st 2nd 3rd; 1st MV40, MV45, MV50, MV55, MV60, MV65, MV70, MV75
Ladies: 1st 2nd 3rd; 1st FV35, FV40, FV45, FV50, FV55, FV65, FV70
Team: 1st Male / Female (3 to count based on positions)


2018 results: Click/Tap Here:- Results

Race Info:

The wearing of Earphones or similar devices are not permitted at this race for your own safety, as the road will not be closed to traffic. Anybody wearing Earphones or similar devices will be disqualified.

The race will be run under UK Athletics Rules:
UKA Licence No: tba

For a map of the course Click/Tap:- MAP
For the course profile Click/Tap:- PROFILE

The race start and finish race is at the Navigation Inn, Bugsworth Canal Basin, Buxworth, High Peak, Derbyshire, SK23 7NE.
Car Parking and Toilets are available at the Navigation Inn. This country inn also offers a good selection of bar meals and beer, making this an ideal venue for the family to wait whilst you take part in the race or indeed for a post race meal and drink. Pub Website an be found Click/Tap:- Navi Pub

For more information and contact the Race Director Click/Tap:- Contact

Where to find the Race start Location Click/Tap:- Location

Results Archive from Past Years


We have a Flikr group with lots of photos.
This can be found by Clicking/Tapping:- PHOTOS

start of Buxworth 5 road race

Race Entry: will be available in 2019

2018 Online Entry Fee: £7.30 UKA Affiliated, £9.30 Unaffiliated (incl online fee)

Full terms and conditions:-


Online Entry:  Opening SOON!


On the night entries: not available

We may have on the night entries availble
Price:- £8 for UKA affiliated club runners.
£10 for other runners

Please allow time to register etc.

Postal entry: CLOSED

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