Grab your entry now!

Just over a month to go until the big day! Get your entry booked quickly before they run out 🙂 Don’t forget, this year your entry will also help support the fantastic Jimmy’s Cambridge, which provides around-the-clock support for people who would otherwise have no roof over their heads. Thanks and see you there!  

Previewing a Wintry Course

30 or so runners recently enjoyed the  Cambourne 10K Preview Run. The weather was perfect for a run and the thawing frost added some muddy fun to the trails. In the photo are the Brandon Park Blister Sisters who joined us to warm up for their year of running. Committed to their local weekly Brandon […]

Preview Run is on Sunday, 25th January at 11am

Thanks to everyone who has already registered for the Cambourne 10K Preview Run! The Preview Run is a relaxed route recce for those who still aren’t completely convinced that we have a fantastic course 🙂 All abilities welcome so come and join in on Sunday, 25th January at 11am. If you like it, we’ll have […]

Jimmy’s Cambridge: The Cambourne 10K 2015 Charity

The Cambridge Festival of Running is proud to announce its main charity for 2015: Jimmy’s Cambridge. Jimmy’s provides emergency accommodation and around-the-clock assistance to some of the area’s most vulnerable men and women. Just before Christmas in 1995, Jimmy’s started out in a single church basement. Since then, its volunteers and supporters have worked tirelessly […]

Making Tracks in Cambourne

Cambourne is home to an abundance of tracks, ponds, hedgerows and fields which boast lots and lots of wildlife. The Cambourne 10K starts and finishes with a festival atmosphere at Cambourne Business Park and in between takes the runners over trails through some lovely nature.  

How long is a 10K?

If you’re new to running, you’ll know a ’10K’ is a popular race, but might not really get what it means. You won’t be alone! The facts: The ‘K’ is kilometre, which is 0.62 of a mile so a 10K is 10 kilometres (10,000 metres) or 6.2 miles. 10 kilometres in perspective 😉 King Kong must […]

What’s a PB?

A PB is a Personal Best. In the US it might be more common to say PR (Personal Record). It refers to a runner’s best time in a race type of a specific distance and terrain.  Runners usually have PBs for different race distances and types, from a one mile track run to marathons or beyond. Runners might […]