Farringford 5k

The Farringford 5k is perfect for anyone who has completed a Couch to 5K programme. Starting out from the Sports Centre the 5k route passes Farringford House, where poet Alfred Lord Tennyson lived, to learn more about Tennyson please click here. The race will also take you through the twists and turns of footpaths running through the stunning Freshwater countryside, finishing back at the Sports Centre.

If you’re new to running why not take part in our FREE Couch to 5k, led by experienced marathon runner, Julie Dixon. Click Here for more information on our Couch to 5K sessions.


Date: Saturday 2 June 2018

Race start time: 13:00

Venue: Start and finish at the West Wight Sports and Community Centre

Cost: In advance £10.00 / On the day £17.50

Entries: Click here or on the day between 8am and 9.45am in the Community Centre at the front of the building

Minimum age: 16yrs

Facilities: Showers, changing rooms, secure room, toilets and cafe.

Prizes: Medal

Race Route: Click here for course map (please note route may be subject to change and will be confirmed on the day)

Email: events@westwight.org.uk

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Results will be posted here after the race.