Grantchester Charity Runs: 2016

As the popularity of the Grantchester Charity Runs has grown over the years, here are some of the changes we have made to make the event a more rewarding experience for everyone.

    2016

  • Sunday, October 9th, 2016
  • We welcome back ACT and our new partner EACH, East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices
  • Same Courses with no awkward road crossings
  • Revamped race timing and the return of Flair Catering and CrossFit RNA
  • We welcome new supporter: Sports Corrective Therapy Ltd
  • 2015

  • Better, flatter 10k & 3k Courses eliminating road crossings
  • Start by Dame Mary Archer, Warm-up by CrossFit RNA, Renewed partnership with ACT
  • 2014

  • Partnered with the Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust (ACT)
  • Start by Lottie Booth from Star 107FM
  • 2013

  • Partnered with the Healing Hearts Campaign raising funds for a new cardio vascular scanner for babies and children at Addenbrooke’s
  • 2012

  • Partnered with the Big Push for the Rosie Hospital at Addenbrooke’s
  • Start by Dame Mary Archer, Chair: Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • 2011

  • Starts outside the Blue Ball Inn in Grantchester

Grantchester Runs in the Media

Sports Corrective Therapy Ltd

Sports Corrective Therapy Ltd

The Grantchester Charity Runs are delighted to welcome their new supporter, Sports Corrective Therapy Ltd. Sports Therapist. Natalie Harman founder of Sports Corrective Therapy Ltd will be on site on Sunday October 9th to offer injury consultations, massage and sports taping, raising money for our designated charities, ACT and EACH.

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2016 Grantchester Charity 10k Registration Now Open

Same great Course (remember there are no awkward road crossings) with a great new cause to support! ACT are pioneering the first UK diabetes camps for children aged between 8-12

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2016 Grantchester Charity 3k Registration Now Open

We look forward to welcoming you to our new family friendly 3k course across attractive farmland to the South of Grantchester. We are excited to support the East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH).

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Photos from the 2015 Grantchester Charity Runs

Photos from the 2015 Grantchester Charity 10k & 3k

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Grantchester Charity Runs 2015, Wrap-up

The 2015 Grantchester Charity Runs would like to express their sincere gratitude to the following….

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2015 Grantchester 3k Results

Congratulations to All the 2015 Grantchester 3k Participants

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2015 10k Photos

First Photos from the 2015 Grantchester Charity Runs. Check out the Warm-up Videos!

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Grantchester Charity Runs Warm-up with CrossFitRNA, Harston

Thanks to Scott, Emma and the CrossFitRNA team

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Congratulations to the Grantchester 10k Winners

Full Results will be published soon. Meanwhile here are a couple of pictures of our worthy winners and the winner of the ACT raffle.

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GCR’s Very Own Marshal(l) Plan*

A feature of the Grantchester Charity Runs that has been attracted a lot of positive feedback is the number of marshals out on the Courses. Here is an illustrated map of the Courses showing the location of the marshals….

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Grantchester Charity Runs on BBC Cambridgeshire Lunchtime Live

Did you catch Sue Dougan talking with GCR’s Justin Fairhall today (6 August) about this and last years Grantchester Charity Runs?

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Grantchester Charity Runs Updates…..

Latest: Welcome back Dame Mary Archer… Marshal Plan…. New T-Shirt Sponsor… Nippy Ventilator Goal…. On-site Registration 9am…

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Walking the Course (Grantchester Charity 10k, that is)

Dave, Jerry, Justin, T.K. and myself set out on Saturday to check out the new 2015 Grantchester Charity Runs Courses. It really was a bootiful day….

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Grantchester Charity 3k

….and here are some photos from the Grantchester Charity 3k Course

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Grantchester Charity Runs are Raising Funds for a Nippy Ventilator

This year, the Grantchester Charity Runs are teaming with the Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust to raise funds for a Nippy Junior Ventilator.

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2015 Grantchester Charity Runs: Sunday, October 11th, Registration Open

This year sees the introduction of new courses for both runs through attractive farmland adjacent to Grantchester. Importantly, there are no awkward road crossings in fact there are no road crossings at all.

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3k and 10k Runners

Scenes from the Start/Finish of the 2014 Grantchester Charity Runs with the 3k (yellow) and 10k (blue) participants. Thanks Paul!!

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Photos from the Grantchester Charity Runs

You have to get up really early to be a Grantchester Charity Run Marshall (Sam Ludford, header image) or even earlier if you are the lead Organizer (Wiz, below)…

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2014 Grantchester Charity Runs: Report and Results….

A glorious day awaited the 200+ runners for the 2014 Grantchester Charity Runs starting at the Grantchester Cricket Club Spring Lane Ground (which was looking an absolute picture) over our cross country course…..

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