Grantchester Charity Runs: 2017

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.

2017

    • Sunday, October 8th 2017
    • New for 2017: Chip Timing for ALL
    • We welcome back ACT- Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust as designated charity for the 10k…
    • …and EACH, East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices as designated charity for the 3k
    • Same Courses with no awkward road crossings
    • The return of Flair Catering, CrossFit RNA and Sports Corrective Therapy Ltd

2016

    • Sunday, October 9th, 2016
      Runs and Parking are located on the Trumpington side of Grantchester (see map in sidebar)
      On-Site Registration: 9:00am
      Warm-up with CrossFit RNA: 10:10am
      10k Start: 10:30am
      3k Start: 10:40am
      post Race: Our tradition refreshments of tea, coffee and a sausage or bacon bap!
      Medals for all 10k & 3k finishers
      Presentation of Women’s and Men’s Trophies: Noon
    • 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

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Grantchester Runs in the Media

What three songs featuring the Grantchester Charity Runs were played on
Cambridge 105’s Mid Morning Show on Wednesday, October 5th (2016)
during the ‘Tea Break – Coffee Break’ at 11am?
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