The Great West Run

On the Day

Event Day Timetable

Saturday 14th October

14:00: Village Opens
15:30: Activate 2.5k & 5k Run's Start
17:00: Village Closes

Sunday 15th October

07:00: First Shuttle Bus to Event Village
07:30: Village Opens
07:45 Last Shuttle Bus to Event Village
08:30: Start Assembly
09:00: RACE START
10:05 Onwards: Race Finish
12:30*: Course Closures
*Participants falling behind the pace required to finish by 12:30 will be asked to move to the pavement.

Your Race Pack

Race packs will be sent out two weeks before race day. This will include your:

  • Race Number

- This will have your timing chip attached.

- You MUST attach your race number to your FRONT with 4 safety pins.

- It should be clearly visible to marshals and medical team.

- Please fill in your personal details on the reverse of the number.

  • Baggage Label

- This is attached to your race number.

- If you want to drop off 1 small bag at race village, please attach the label to your bag BEFORE you drop off.

  • Race Instructions

- Take some time to read the race instructions prior to the day, this can significantly reduce pre race stress!

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