Alchester 5k - Entries now open for 2018

2018 Update 11th June 2018

We are delighted to say that the date and venue are confirmed for this years Alchester 5k. Wednesday 15th August with a 7:00pm start time.

Venue is again Marsh Gibbon cricket club (many thanks to them) and the race will follow the same course as last year (yes there's a "rutty path" for approx 1/2 mile).

The race will again be chip timed and it will also be county championships.

Link to entries below (note only online entries):

Please note as the race is chip timed entry details will be shared with our chip timing partner and as it's county champs with Oxon AA.

Information regarding race photography and compliance will be shared on this platform and via an email to all runners.



The inaugural Alchester 5k (which replaced the Cottisford 5k and previously the Charndon 5k) took place on Tuesday 15th Aug 2017 at Marsh Gibbon sport fields.

Post-code OX27 0AW with a start time 19:00 prompt.

Race limit 200 with entries available online via Run Britain

Results History

» 2017 Results
» 2016 Results
» 2015 Results
» 2014 Results
» 2013 Results
» 2011 Results


»  2017 Race Photos Courtesy of Mark Lewy

»  2016 Race Photos Courtesy of Barry Cornelius

It would be appreciated if you could credit Mark Lewy or Barry Cornelius for photos used.