Race event | MK Rocket 5K | Racecheck

We use cookies to offer you a better browsing experience. By continuing, we’ll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on our website. I agree

Find Out More
arrow_icon

Road Running

MK Rocket 5K - cover image
MK Rocket 5K - image 1 MK Rocket 5K - image 2

MK Rocket 5K

MIlton Keynes Marathon

calendar-green-icon

location-pin-icon

Central Milton Keynes, 201 Midsummer Blvd, Milton Keynes, MK9 1EA, United Kingdom

calendar-green-icon

Open for Registration

Racecheck Badge Award
Distance Date
5 km ?

5.00KM

Run

May 2, 2020

Overview

SHOOT FOR THE STARS ON OUR RAPID ROCKET RUN! Join us on our rocket fueled 5k to the StadiumMK with “out of this world” bling. Don’t miss this opportunity to experience the buzz of marathon weekend without the extra mileage! GREAT PB POTENTIAL! This event takes place on the day before the MK Marathon. Age 13+ NB. Run the MK Rocket 5k and a main event the next day and gain the awesome MK Challenge Medal.



Course & Event Features

RUN feature-icon Mostly Flat
feature-icon Post Event Food and Refreshments
feature-icon Spectator Friendly
feature-icon Suitable for beginners


Review Highlights

Below are the top three aspects of the MK Rocket 5K, as determined by athlete reviews.

laurel_half
4.91
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star
laurel_half
Registration Process
laurel_half
4.91
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star
laurel_half
Ease of Navigation
laurel_half
4.90
silver-star silver-star silver-star silver-star
laurel_half
Safety
All Time Average
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star half-gold-star 4.65
2019 Average
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star half-gold-star 4.69
View full breakdown

Latest Reviews

Gary Wishart
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star half-gold-star 4.6

Reviewed 4 months ago

View review

Another year of doing this great race, if you're wanting a PB over the 5km distance this is the one to go for, you have a few ups and downs, but the finish straight is downhill towards the MK Dons stadium.  I love this 5k, and it's on my calendar every year.

Lesley Andrew
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star 4.8

Reviewed 4 months ago

View review

Great race..   fun and friendly pretty much all down hill so pb potential Great prep racebif doing the marathon or half next day and extra bling 

Leave Your Review

Have you completed this event in the past? If so, leave your review now!

Our review process is quick and simple, meaning you can help athletes just like yourself make more informed decisions about the races they sign up for.

Start Review

View all 129 reviews


Awards & Accolades

Racecheck Badge Award

Silver Award - 2018



Attachments

Reviews (129)

All Time Average
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star half-gold-star 4.7
2019 Average
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star half-gold-star 4.7
Race Organisation Rating
Logistics
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star
Registration Process
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star
Race Briefing
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star half-gold-star
Value For Money
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star half-gold-star
Quality of Aid Stations
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star
Course Rating
Natural Beauty
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star empty-star
Uniqueness
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star half-gold-star
Ease of Navigation
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star
Local Support
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star half-gold-star
Safety
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star
Marshal Supervision
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star

The  

 average for this event is 

4.7  star-icon

 from 

129

 reviews.

Write Your Review

Have you recently completed the MK Rocket 5K event?

Let the community know your thoughts by writing a review.

Start Review

Accommodation Near The Start Line

A good night’s sleep is essential to achieving your optimal performance on race day. We’ve collected the best accommodation options near the venue which you can view and book using the map below (no added price premium by Racecheck).