Alchester 5k

Alchester Summer 5k

Wednesday 10th August 2022


The Alchester Summer 5k is back and this year takes place on the evening of Wednesday 10th August 2022.

The course is fast and flat, predominantly on road with a short rutty off road section. It takes place around the village of Marsh Gibbon.

The Alchester Summer 5k is part of the Oxfordshire Grand Prix Series.  

There have been various versions of this race over the years with the current Alchester Summer 5k starting in 2018, selling out in 2018 and 2019.

The race did not take place in 2020 or 2021 due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

To enter this years 2022 race please: ENTER ONLINE HERE

All enquiries should be made via email to


Race Venue

The race starts and finishes at the Cricket Club in Marsh Gibbon. Further details will be sent to participants nearer the time.


Refund Policy

We (Alchester Running Club) reserve the right to cancel, delay, modify or postpone the Alchester Summer 5k due to circumstances outside our reasonable control. These circumstances include, but are not limited to, adverse weather, health and safety risks, withdrawal of the race permit or instructions or guidance from the emergency services, central or local government. In such circumstances we reserve the right to retain all or part of registration fees. We would endeavour to inform entrants as quickly as possible of any such changes.

Results History

? 2019 Results
? 2018 Results
? 2017 Results
? 2016 Results
? 2015 Results
? 2014 Results
? 2013 Results
? 2011 Results


?  2019 Race Photos Courtesy of Barry Cornelius

?  2018 Race Photos Courtesy of Barry Cornelius

?  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.