Commonweal 5 Mile

5 Mile race on mixture of footpath, road and old railway line path. now in its 9th year. Much of the race is flat but there are a couple of short steep climbs in the last mile back up towards the school. A few twists and turns at some points and a few steps at 2 points on the course.


  • Course address Commonweal School
    The Mall
    SN1 4JE
  • Venue facilities: Showers and changing facilities are available in the school Gym near the start, some parking is available at the school. Cafe will be open for refreshments again this year e.g. bacon butties, cakes, hot and cold drinks. It is planned that a T-shirt and Medal will be provided to all finishers again this year.



  • Race Title: Commonweal 5 Mile
  • Race Date:
  • Licence Status: Full Licence
  • Distance: 5 miles
  • Limit:350
  • No of Entrants Previously:350
  • Minimum Age: 15
  • Profile: Undulating
  • Water stations:Yes
  • Awards/mementos: Yes
  • Distance markers: miles
  • Course Address: Commonweal School
    The Mall
    SN1 4JE

Entry Fees

  • Adult Affiliated £12.00
  • Adult Unaffiliated £14.00

Online Entry

  • Race: Commonweal 5 Mile
  • Entries Closed: 25/04/2020
  • Minimum Age: 15
  • Affiliated Runner Fee: £12.00
  • Un-affiliated Runner Fee: £14.00