Chesterfield Santa Fun Runs

Choose 5k or 1500m


Saturday 24 December 2016

5k 09:30 or 1500m 10:15

To enter either run click below:


5k Santa Run - sorry NOW FULL





Choose from a 5k run for 11 years plus or choose the 1500m run for under 11's.


This is a sponsored event to raise funds for Weston Park Cancer Charity. The 5k is  4 laps of Queen's Park on park footpaths, the 1500m run is three and a half laps of the cricket pitch. Both runs are traffic free and marshaled, suitable for all abilities to run or walk the chosen distance.


Minimum age 11 years for 5k, children form 5 to 10 years old can enter the 1500m run which is three and a half laps of the cricket pitch. Under 5's run for free and do not need to register, just turn up on the day.


Start times are 09:30 for the 5k and 10:15 for the 1500m and all abilities are welcome to walk or run. Santa suit included in entry fee and commemorative medal to all who complete either run.  Santa suits can be picked up as follows:


On Tuesday 20 December between 3pm and 6pm from CBD Training, Millennium Way, Dunston S41 8ND

On Wednesday 21 December between 6pm & 7pm Queen's Park Sports Centre

On Thursday 22 December between 5pm & 7pm Queen's Park Sports Centre

On Friday 23 December between 3pm and 7pm Queen's Park Sports Centre


Entry Fee - £12 for the 5k and £7 for the 1500m with all profits going to support Weston Park Cancer Charity.


No entries will be taken on the day, closing date for online entries is 19 December. Please note that race entry fees, once accepted are NOT refundable. See club website for further information -


This is not a timed event, entrants who wish to have a time for the run/walk must time themselves.


Run HQ will be in the cricket pavilion at Queen's Park on the day with toilets, changing and showers available along with refreshments from the cafe.


By entering the race you are helping to raise funds for Weston Park Cancer Charity. All profits from this event will be donated to Weston Park. Thank you for your support.


We are grateful for Unit 1 Fitness & Martial Arts for sponsorship of the 1500m Children's Run.