Stretch your legs this summer in the Hawkhurst 5k & 10k. With 2 distances and a kids race on offer, there is something for the whole family. Set in Kent, the Garden of England, there is sure to be stunning country views. Come for the views, a fun day out, and a finisher's medal.
Nice Work has confirmed that this event will be going ahead as planned on Saturday 26th Jun 2021 in accordance with the COVID-19 safety measures. Learn more
How to enter the Hawkhurst 10k & 5k
Hawkhurst 10k & 5k routes
This undulating route with quaint country views will take participants around fields, trails and roads. Parts of the course will be through orchards and on trail-like footpaths, as well as fast, flat parts on the road.
10k runners will complete 2 large laps and 5k runners 2 smaller laps.
This race aims to raise funds for the Hawkhurst Community Trust 2018 for the building of a new community centre for the village.
Prizes for category and age group winners
Refreshments from Hawkhurst WI
09:30 5k Walk start
09:35 Kids 1k start
10:00 5k & 10k start
Frequently Asked Questions
What kind of terrain is the Hawkhurst 5k & 10k on?
The route will be a mix of country fields and road. Road shoes should be appropriate enough for the course.
Is there an age requirement to enter Hawkhurst 10k & 5k?
Participants must be 11 and older on race day to enter the 5k, 15 and over to enter the 10k, and there is a kids race on offer for anyone under 11.
Is there somewhere I can leave my bag while I race?
Yes, there will be a secure bag drop on site.
Do I have to run the 5k?
There is an option to walk the 5k, which is perfect for those wanting a more relaxed day. This option starts at 9:30am.
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