Push yourself with this extraordinary opportunity to run up and down the famous Box Hill on closed roads. Great for runners of all levels, the course passes along the famous Zig Zag road, which was used for the 2012 Olympic cycle events. Remember to pick up your well earned finisher's medal.
How to enter the RunThrough Beat Box Hill 5k & 10k
RunThrough Beat Box Hill 5k & 10k routes
Runners will be treated to the Zig zag road free of traffic (a very rare occurrence). The course makes full use of the geography of Box Hill. There will be lightning fast downhill sections juxtaposed with steep uphill sections all of which will offer stunning views of the Surrey Hills AONB.
There will be plenty of marshals stationed along the course and well as hundreds of spectators to cheer you on.
The course is a 5km loop, so those 10k runners will have to complete it twice.
Please arrive at least 45 minutes before the start of the race in order to complete the registration process. More information about race day specifics will be sent out to those registered.
Spectators are encouraged to come along and lend their much needed support to runners. The best place to be is on the long uphill slope.
There will also be hot food and drinks available at the event village.
Volunteers are a key cog in making race events run smoothly. RunThrough have many roles for volunteers such as handing out medals, baggage drop, course marshalling, manning the water stations and plenty more. If you would like to find out more then follow the link here: https://www.runthrough.co.uk/volunteer-form/
Frequently Asked Questions
At what time does the RunThrough Beat Box Hill start?
The 5k and 10k start at 9.30am. The Free Kids Run starts at 11.30am.
Where can I find results for the RunThrough Beat Box Hill?
You can find results for the RunThrough Beat Box Hill at https://www.runthrough.co.uk/results/
Can you sign up for the RunThrough Beat Box Hill on the day?
RunThrough does sometimes offer on the day entry if the event is not sold out. However, some of their events do sell out so it's far safer to book ahead of time.
Where will the refreshment stations be?
There will be water provided at the 2.5k point of the race, and there will also be water available at the finish.
Will there be a bag drop available?
Yes, there is a bag drop on site but you are advised to bring as little extra baggage as possible.
Are there toilets on site?
There will be portaloos next to the start and finish line.