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Fen Ditton 5 Mile

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Church Street, Fen Ditton, Cambridge, CB5 8SU, United Kingdom

Distance Date
8.00KM ?

8.00KM

Run

May 19, 2019

Overview

This event is looking to attract runners of all abilities, from experienced athletes to those new to running and walkers.

Whether you want to run/walk as an individual, as part of a group or as a family for this inaugural event, so why not come and join us.

Starting and finishing at the Fen Ditton Recreation Ground, this circular route winds its way through on trails, footpaths along the River Cam and quiet country lanes.

We are raising funds to redevelop the Pavilion. Taking part in this event and seeking sponsorship from friends and family will help us towards our target.  

Event details and schedule

Entry Fee

Early bird price - £12.00 plus booking fees up to 1st July 2018

Standard price - £15.00 plus booking fees from 1st July 2018

You can purchase a T Shirt for £8.00 when entering the event

 
Event Location

Fen Ditton Recreation Ground, Church Street, Fen Ditton, Cambridge CB5 8SU

Event Date

Sunday 19th May 2019

Start Time

The race will start at 10.30am

The Course

The course is a circular route which winds its way long the River Cam using farmland, trails, footpaths and a small amount of quiet roads.  Each mile we be signed along the route.

Information

There will be an information point in the start / finish area.

Parking

For those attending the event by car, we recommend that you park at the Newmarket Road Park & Ride facility and then walk to Church Street, Fen Ditton. It is approximately 1 mile and a 15 minutes to walk to the venue. The cost of the Park & Ride is £1 per vehicle.

There are limited of parking available at the Fen Ditton Recreation Ground at £3 per vehicle. Please note that there is only one entrance and exit to the recreation ground and will only be opened once the last competitor has finished.

Please do not park on surrounding roads or block access to residence driveways.

 





Review Highlights

Below are the top three aspects of the Fen Ditton 5 Mile, as determined by athlete reviews.

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Logistics
All Time Average
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Inaugural running of this event but hope it’s here to stay. Online registration easy and good value for money with option to buy a t-shirt, which I took up given uniqueness of having an event in a small home village. Grabbing number and bag check very straightforward especi...Read full review

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