About The Race

The Kintbury 5 is organized by Kintbury St Mary’s Primary School PTA and local runners.

The race helps raise funds for the Kintbury St Mary’s Primary School.

Run on quiet roads and tracks around Inkpen and Kintbury, near Hungerford including by kind permission, some private roads.  Start and finish at Kintbury recreation ground behind the Jubilee sports centre.

This race is part of the 4 race series taking place in West Berkshire, for more details click here.

Whilst this race is not registered with UK Trail Association we still ask our runners to avoid in-ear or over-ear headphones to reduce any risks.
You can check this article about why are headphones banned at races to learn more.

https://www.runnersworld.com/uk/events/a776486/why-are-headphones-banned-at-races/

Bone Conducting headphones are still allowed.


The Day

Next race is on Sunday 7th June 2020, 10:30am

Kids races are (entry on the day):

Age group 10 and above: 2 miles, price: £3, start at 10:30am with main race.

Age group 6-9: 3 laps of the field, 1km, price: £2, start at 09:30am

Age group 6 and under: 1 lap of the field, 350m, price: £2, start at 09:30am

Entries on the day only.

Kids Race

Before the start of the main event we offer children races for the following age groups:

  • 10 and above (starting with the main event)
  • 6-9 years.
  • 6 and under.

After the children races we set the main race, a 5 miles loop.

Adults Race

The course can be viewed and downloaded here:

https://www.strava.com/routes/22683083

Route

Strava Segments

NameDistanceElev. Diff.Avg. Grade
Love hils 3.78 km60 m1.4%
First mile 1.62 km40 m2.1%
Inkpen Rd to Pebble HIll1.65 km38 m2.2%
Stud Farm Drop 1.15 km37 m-2.9%
Cassians away 0.52 km8 m1.1%