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Race Information
for participants

Below you can find useful information about the race whether you have already signed up or just considering to.

Kindly note that information is getting updated at all time and finalised details will be sent to all registered participant prior to the event.

We are looking forward to see you at the Silverstone Run Fest!

Location and how to get here

Race Village is located at Silverstone Circuit, Towcester, Northamptonshire, NN12 8TN

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By Car

From the North: 60 minutes south of Birmingham with road access exceptionally easy along the A43 dual carriageway from the M1 motorway.

From the South: 90 minutes north of central London from the M40 motorway and A43 dual carriageway.

Parking

Parking is available at the Silverstone Car Park and is included in your entry fee.

By Train

The closest station, Wolverton, is approximately 10 miles (16km) away from the circuit. It offers direct train services to London Euston, Birmingham New Street and Northampton Rail Stations.
In the area and all under 13 miles (20km) away are Banbury, Milton Keynes and Northampton rail stations.

Schedule and event information

Date
November 24th, 2024

Location
Silverstone Circuit, Towcester, Northamptonshire, NN12 8TN

Distances & Start Times
Half Marathon: 10:00am

10k: 10:00am

5k: 10:00am

Mile: 09:30am

Race routes can be found here.

Schedule

Detailed schedule will be provided closer to the event date.

Licensing

These events (with the exception of the Family Mile) will be licensed with UK Athletics (UKA) and the results published by Run Britain shortly after the event.

Bib Numbers

Bib numbers will be mailed to all participants who have registered with a valid UK address by midnight on the Sunday prior to the event. When a bib cannot be mailed due to an incomplete/invalid address - and in cases where it does not arrive - participants can collect a new/replacement bib at the event. 
 

Results

Results will be uploaded live to our website (internet connection permitting) and communicated to all pre-registered participants within 24 hours of the event.
 

Rewards
All finishers will receive a medal on completing their event. Prizes will be available for the top three places overall - and the top place in each of the veteran categories (V40/V50/V60/V70) - for both females and males at each distance. Winners will be notified via email by the end of the following week once results are considered final. No prizes will be offered for the Family Mile.
 

Facilities

Medical Cover

Suitable medical cover is provided at our events in case of a medical emergency. 
 

Bag Drop

Whilst we recommend bringing as little as possible, participants can leave essential belongings with us using the tear-off baggage strip on their bib.
 

Photography

Event images will be available, usually within 24 hours of the event.

Water Stations

Water will be available on the Half Marathon (4) and 10K (2) routes. Water will not be available on the 5K route, participants must carry with them anything necessary to hydrate during the event.
 

Toilets

Toilets will be available in the car park and event village from 8:00am. Toilets will not be available on the routes.
 

Changing Rooms/Showers 

There are no dedicated showers, but female and male changing rooms will be available in two dedicated pit garages.
 

Other useful information

Wheelchairs
These events are suitable for wheelchair users. Any participants wishing to compete with specialised equipment are asked to contact us before entering to ensure we can accommodate any additional requirements.
 

Buggies, Pushchairs and Strollers

As a UK Athletics licensed event, the pushing of persons in any device in these events is prohibited under the UKA Rules of Competition - including, but not limited to - buggies, pushchairs, strollers (or similar) and wheelchairs. Such devices are permitted in the Family Mile only.
 

Spectators

Spectators are permitted at this event.

Earphones/Headphones 

Noise-cancelling earphones/headphones are prohibited and, whilst we discourage the use of other earphones/headphones in running events, participants choosing to use them should ensure they are set to a low enough volume that instructions from event officials can be clearly understood. 
 

Dogs

Participants and spectators must not be accompanied by a personally owned or controlled dog during the event. Entry may be permitted to those with medical assistance dogs, subject to them being correctly registered and identifiable as such, and subject to prior approval by the Event Director.

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