Cambridge Town and Gown Virtual

Entries close for the virtual run at 9pm on Sunday 18 October - last minute entries welcome!

In place of the cancelled event we are hosting Cambridge Town and Gown Virtual, allowing you to complete your run anywhere and earn your 2020 medal. All entries will be able to submit their race time on the Race Nation App and we will send your well earned medal direct to your postal address.

Entries for the 2021 event will open soon after the Virtual run.

Cambridge Town and Gown is our autumn run of the series. The 2021 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 live 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 2018 and 2019.

"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(s):

Virtual - 18th October 2020
Next live event - 17th October 2021

Location:

Virtual - Anywhere!
Live event - Midsummer Common, Victoria Avenue, Cambridge CB5.

Registration fee:

Virtual 10k - £10
Virtual Junior 3k - £5

2021 10k (16 years+) - Unaffiliated runner: £30
2021 10k (16 years+) - Affiliated runner: £28
The Junior 3k - £15 (9 - 15 years old)

Timings:

Virtual run - complete anytime on 18 October

2021 Timings
9.15am - The Junior 3k starts
10am - The 10k starts

 

Cambridge Town and Gown Virtual

Entries close for the virtual run at 9pm on Sunday 18 October - last minute entries welcome!

In place of the cancelled event we are hosting Cambridge Town and Gown Virtual, allowing you to complete your run anywhere and earn your 2020 medal. All entries will be able to submit their race time on the Race Nation App and we will send your well earned medal direct to your postal address.

Entries for the 2021 event will open soon after the Virtual run.

Cambridge Town and Gown is our autumn run of the series. The 2021 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 live 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 2018 and 2019.

"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(s):

Virtual -18th October 2020
Next live event - 17th October 2021

Location:

Virtual - Anywhere!
Live event - Midsummer Common, Victoria Avenue, Cambridge CB5.

Registration fee:

Virtual 10k - £10
Virtual Junior 3k - £5

2021 10k (16 years+) - Unaffiliated runner: £30
2021 10k (16 years+) - Affiliated runner: £28
The Junior 3k - £15 (9 - 15 years old)

Timings:

Virtual run - complete anytime on 18 October

2021 Timings
9.15am - The Junior 3k starts
10am - The 10k starts

 

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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