Cambridge Town and Gown

Cambridge Town and Gown is our autumn run of the series. The 2021 event will be the 10th edition of the run and this landmark year will see us join forces with the TTP Cambridge Half Marathon to bring you The Cambridge Festival of Running!

The Cambridge Festival of Running will feature our MDUK Town and Gown 10k and Junior 3k, which will take place on Saturday 16 October, followed by TTP Cambridge Half Marathon, taking place on Sunday 17 October.

Our scenic 10k route takes you through the heart of Cambridge passing many landmarks, historic university college buildings and along the River Cam.

All of our 10k runs our licensed by Run Britain and we're proud to be the recipient of a bronze award for the Best 10k in East England by The Running Awards 2019 and 2020.

Entries are now open at an early bird rate until 31 March 2021 or until the first 1,000 entries are full. From 1st April 2021 or after 1,000 entries the ticket prices will increase by £2.

Key information

Date:

Saturday 16 October 2021

Location:

Midsummer Common, Victoria Avenue, Cambridge CB5.

Early Bird Registration fee:

10k (16 years+) - Unaffiliated runner: £28
10k (16 years+) - Affiliated runner: £26
The Junior 3k - £13 (9 - 15 years old)

Timings:

9.15am - The Junior 3k starts
10am - The 10k starts

Cambridge Town and Gown 

Cambridge Town and Gown is our autumn run of the series. The 2021 event will be the 10th edition of the run and this landmark year will see us join forces with the TTP Cambridge Half Marathon to bring you The Cambridge Festival of Running!

The Cambridge Festival of Running will feature our MDUK Town and Gown 10k and Junior 3k, which will take place on Saturday 16 October, followed by TTP Cambridge Half Marathon, taking place on Sunday 17 October.

Our scenic 10k route takes you through the heart of Cambridge passing many landmarks, historic university college buildings and along the River Cam.

All of our 10k runs our licensed by Run Britain and we're proud to be the recipient of a bronze award for the Best 10k in East England by The Running Awards 2019 and 2020.

Entries are now open at an early bird rate until 31 March 2021 or until the first 1,000 entries are full. From 1st April 2021 or after 1,000 entries the ticket prices will increase by £2.

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Date:

Saturday 16 October 2021

Location:

Midsummer Common, Victoria Avenue, Cambridge CB5.

Early Bird Registration fee:

10k (16 years+) - Unaffiliated runner: £28
10k (16 years+) - Affiliated runner: £26
The Junior 3k - £13 (9 - 15 years old)

Timings:

9.15am - The Junior 3k starts
10am - The 10k starts

East England Cambridge Town and Gown bronze 10K
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Additional Information

Cambridge Town and Gown 10k 2021 route

Our route will take you into the heart of Cambridge, passing many historic University College buildings.  Take a look around as you run through these closed streets – they really are stunning. You will then come out of the city centre, enter the well-groomed Jesus Green and run along the River Cam before hitting the roads again to make your way to the finish.

Water will be available at 4.5km and 8.5km – delivered to you by our amazing volunteers!

Cambridge Town and Gown 10k 2021 route

Our route will take you into the heart of Cambridge, passing many historic University College buildings.  Take a look around as you run through these closed streets – they really are stunning. You will then come out of the city centre, enter the well-groomed Jesus Green and run along the River Cam before hitting the roads again to make your way to the finish.

Water will be available at 4.5km and 8.5km – delivered to you by our amazing volunteers!

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Results

For 2020 Virtual Runners, please submit your virtual run time on the Race Nation app. Instructions on how to do this can be found in the 'Additional Information' section above.

2021 results will be available to view a few hours after you finish below. If you provided a mobile number on entry, you will recieve provisional results on via SMS shortly after crossing the finish line. 

Past results

2019 and 2018 results are also still available to view below