Cambridge Town and Gown

If you’re wanting to run your first, your fastest or your most orange 10k yet – this is the race for you.

Cambridge Town and Gown is our autumn run of the series. The 2020 event will be the ninth year of the run. The scenic route takes you through the heart of Cambridge passing many landmarks, historic University College buildings and along the River Cam.

All of our runs our licenced 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 2018.

Early bird offer ends on 29 February!

"What a great turnout for an important cause! It is a fantastic route and really well organised - thank you" Lloyd Tingley, Cambridge Town and Gown 2018 runner.

Key information

Date: 18th October 2020

Location: Midsummer Common, Victoria Avenue, Cambridge CB5.

Registration fee:

Early bird prices available until 29 February. 

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

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

 

Cambridge Town and Gown

If you’re wanting to run your first, your fastest or your most orange 10k yet – this is the race for you.

Cambridge Town and Gown is our autumn run of the series. The 2020 event will be the ninth year of the run. The scenic route takes you through the heart of Cambridge passing many landmarks, historic University College buildings and along the River Cam.

All of our runs our licenced 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 2018.

Early bird offer ends 29 February! 

"What a great turnout for an important cause! It is a fantastic route and really well organised - thank you" Lloyd Tingley, Cambridge Town and Gown 2018 runner

Date: 18th October 2020

Location: Midsummer Common, Victoria Avenue, Cambridge

Registration fee:

Early bird entries available until 29 February!

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

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

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Additional Information

Cambridge Town and Gown 10k route

The 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 route

The 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!

Fundraising

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Fundraising Online

Everyday counts for people with muscle-wasting conditions. Reaching a £350 target could enable us to fund two days of vital research for treatments into life-limiting muscle-wasting conditions.

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Sponsorship form

Prefer using our tried-and-tested sponsor form? You can download below and pass on to friends, colleagues to help us beat muscle-wasting conditions faster.

Fundraising Guide

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Results

2019 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

2018 and 2017 results are also still available to view below