Make your mark at Gatwick on this one lap route


Cost to take part:

10k / 5k / Family Run

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About the event

Runners follow a one-lap route starting and finishing in Crawley. The course is fully-closed and takes in town centres, Sussex and Surrey country roads and the buzz of Gatwick Airport.

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Every pound you raise will go towards Grace Eyre’s Big Build project.

The Big Build will see the transformation of our headquarters on Montefiore Road into a vibrant and inclusive community facility, offering an array of creative and performing arts opportunities, and enhanced employment and training programmes.

The Big Build will also include the development of supported living accommodation for people to live independently in the safety and security of their own home.

What people are saying

“Absolutely an amazing event. Nice view, cheering from the plane on the runway and much more exciting stuff. Better value, an amazing course and glory of having an outstanding medal.”

What you get

Half Marathon Pacers

The fun and friendly Xempo pacers join us again for the Half Marathon, look out for the following time target flags to help you achieve your target time:

1hr30 |1hr40 | 1hr50 | 2hrs | 2hrs10 | 2hrs20

Entertainment on the Route

Adding to the roar of the plane engines overhead, the buzz of the thousands of runners and local supporters cheering you on, we will also have drummers, buskers, choirs and DJs to help keep you going and stay motivated.

Results & Awards

Your race time will be sent to you via text and will also be published on our website. All runners will receive an amazing medal, running buff and an option to purchase a unique commemorative t-shirt.

How to join

Just click ‘Get a place’ below to complete a registration form.

Sign up to #TeamGraceEyre today and you will enjoy the very best event support, make new friends, embark on a challenge you will never forget, and know that you are doing something amazing for charity.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do I know that my entry has been received

You will receive a confirmation email. You can also login into your account to review your booking. Your details can be edited should you need to revise your postal address, email or contact number.

What are the race routes

The Half Marathon is a spectacular single lap route on fully closed roads showcasing the beautiful West Sussex and Surrey countryside around Gatwick Airport.

The all new 10k is a fully closed, fast and flat route taking in the beautiful Surrey and Sussex countryside as well as running under the flight path of Gatwick Airport. A truly unique 10k experience!

The Gatwick 5k Run is a fully closed, fast and flat route taking in the beautiful Surrey and Sussex countryside. Winner of the gold award for ‘The Best Regional 5k (South East)’ and the silver award for ‘The Best 5k National’ at the 2019 National Running Awards this an event you don’t want to miss!

The Gatwick Family Run is a fantastic opportunity to get kids excited about running in a big event on a closed road. Children aged 4 and up can take on an exciting 1 mile route on a traffic free closed road including the exhilarating Gatwick Airports runway final approach!

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