New for 2021, the Chippenham Shortest Day 10k. A closed roads start and finish in Chippenham High Street,
The 10k route starts and finishes in 2021 in Chippenham High Street, before heading out on to the quiet country roads and trails around Chippenham on a predominantly flat course.
The race runs alongside the Chippenham Shortest Day 10 Miler, details on that event HERE.
The race starts at 10:00 and there is plenty of parking in the town.
• Chip timing.
• Distance markers every km.
• Medal for all finishers.
• Beginner friendly racing.
• On-site toilets.
• Race Photography from Charles Whitton Photography
• Medal now with optional iTaB (see below).
In 2021 for just £8 you can have your medal personalised with your name, position and finish time and if you’re keen, your splits too. 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.
Online entry price: £22.50 affiliated, £24.50 unaffiliated.
Day Entries are available at a cost of £25 affiliated and £30 unaffiliated (cash only)
If you would like to make the Chippenham Shortest Day 10k a club race, please contact us for more details. Please contact James on 07929 059 796 or firstname.lastname@example.org to register your interest.
Registration will be held in Monkton Park, Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN15 3PA
The fastest way to the venue is to use the APP What 3 Words which will give you the exact location (this is not for parking, just the start and finish area) which is available
To view the Shortest Day Chippenham 10k route click 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 in one of the town centre car parks just a short walk from the race start and finish. Available car parks are – Borough Parade (SN15 3WL) or the Train Station (SN15 3QQ).
Registration & Briefing Times
Registration is from 09:00 and will close 15 minutes before the race start. The race briefing will be a video briefing which will be sent out in advance of race day.
Race numbers and timing chips will be collected on race day.
Cut Off Times
There are no official cut off times for the event, but the event marshals will be removed from the course after 95 minutes after the last starter and anyone taking longer than this will have to make their way back safely themselves.
Marshals and Volunteers
To successfully run our events we require the help and support of Marshals and Volunteers. if you are able to assist at the event or have friends, family, work colleagues or enemies who may be able to help, then please contact James Higgs on email@example.com in return we offer free entries in to future DB Max events and if you are lucky a bacon roll and cup of coffee…..
We would like to thank the Chippenham Lions Club for assisting us with the marshalling duties on the day
The DB Max event team look forward to welcoming you to Chippenham on Race Day.
If you have any questions or queries regarding the Chippenham SHortest Day 10k, then please do not hesitate to call 07929 059 796 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.