Due to Covid-19, we cannot run through Melksham town centre at present. So for one year only, the Melksham Town FC 10k is moving to Castle Combe.
To grab an entry to the Castle Combe MTFC 10k, please enter below
The route is different to the normal Chilly 10k with competitors starting on the perimeter of the circuit before joining the circuit itself for 2.5 laps of fast, traffic-free racing
The race starts at 09:30 in waves of 6 competitors every 1 minute. The fastest runners start first.
• Chip timing.
• Distance markers every km.
• Medal for all finishers.
• Beginner friendly racing.
• Live online results.
• On-site toilets.
• Race Photography.
• Medal now with optional iTaB (see below).
In 2021, for £8 you can have your medal personalised with your name, position and finish time. Your details and results will be engraved on a small plate which fits neatly into the back of your medal. See itab for an example.
09:30. Runners start in groups of 6 every 1 minute.
Online entry price: £20.00 affiliated, £22.00 unaffiliated
There are no day entries
If you would like to bring a team from your running club, work or social group to the Castle Combe MTFC 10k, we may be able to offer you a club discount. Please ring (01225) 632 103 for more details or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The race venue is Castle Combe Race Circuit, Nr Chippenham, SN14 7EY. Please follow the sings for the DB Max Car Park upon arrival. Car parking is in the Westway entrance.
The Castle Combe MTFC10k route, can be viewed HERE.
Getting to the venue couldn’t be easier and it is only a short distance from Junction 17 of the M4. Car times from major cities are
London – 1 hour 30 minutes
Birmingham – 1 hour 30 minutes
Bristol – 35 minutes
Cardiff – 60 minutes
Swansea – 1 hour 45 minutes
Exeter – 1 hour 30 minutes
Parking is available at the venue and you will be directed to a parking place on arrival.
Registration & Briefing Times
There will be no registration at this Covid-secure event and you will collect your timing chip just before the start line in a Covid-safe manner. There will be a very short briefing just before you start but most of the necessary information will be provided in your race letter.
Race numbers will be printed yourself from the results page prior to race day.
Race letters will be sent out by email approximately a week before race day. Reading your race letter is compulsory. Please ensure you enter a current, accurate email address when entering this event online. Nothing is sent out by post.
Cut Off Times
There are no official cut-off times for the event. There will be a race sweeper accompanying the back markers.
Marshals and Volunteers
To successfully run our events we require the help and support of race marshals and volunteers. If you are interested in #gettinginvolved and having a very rewarding experience we’d love to hear from you.
You may also have friends, family or work colleagues who would like to marshal.
To #getinvolved please contact us by email on email@example.com or call DB Max on (01225) 632 103.
In return for marshalling, we offer free entries to future DB Max events.
The DB Max event team look forward to welcoming you to Castle Combe on race day.
If you have any questions or queries regarding the Melksham Town FC 10k, then please contact DB Max on (01225) 632 103 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.