Goyt Valley Striders
Affiliated to UK Athletics
Reg no. 2658036

Buxworth 5 Road Race

Course Measurers certifiedRun Britain Licensed

Next Event: May 12th 2022

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 unfortunately NOT wheelchairs.

The race will be run under UK Athletics Rules:
UKA License No: 2022-43253

Profits from the race are donated to charity:

For 2022 we aim to donate any profits to the Charity C-R-Y This is a charity aiming at preventing young sudden cardiac deaths through awareness, screening and research, and supporting affected families
More information can be found on their website c-r-y

In 2019 £859 profit was donated to Prostate Cancer Research

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,
Ladies: 1st 2nd 3rd; 1st;  FV40, FV45, FV50, FV55, FV60, FV65, FV70
only 1 prize per person
Team: 1st Male / Female (3 to count based on positions)  
New course record M & F, £50 cash


2022 results: Click/Tap Here (soon):- Here(Provisional)

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.

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

Note: New Venue for 2022

This year we will be using the Bugsworth War Memorial Club as the start and registration venue. This is just round the corner from the old venue. Please do not park at the old venue as you may be charged.

For more information and contact the Race Director, Robin Leathley
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. These are taken by ourselves and others. Feel free to add any more you like to this group. 
This can be found by Clicking/Tapping:- PHOTOS

start of Buxworth 5 road race

Race Entry:

Online Entries

(£8/£10) - Via nifty entries below

Transfers until entries close
No Transfers on the day

No Refunds. (see terms)

Minimum age to enter 15

Full terms and conditions:-


Online Entry:


2022 Online Entry List Here

Please allow time to register etc.

Postal entry: Not Available

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