The Great West Run
The Great West Run
The Great West Run

Online entry is now closed.

Entries will be taken in person on Saturday 15th October at the Race Info Desk in the Race Village at Belmont Park, Exeter.

Entries will be taken from 10am - 12pm & 2pm - 4pm


The Family Fun Run is open to entrants of all ages and abilities. The race starts and finishes at the start/finish point for the main race on Sidwell Street. Every finisher will receive a medal.

To sign up, click here

The Course

You will be starting and finishing under the official Ashfords Great West Run gantry on Sidwell Street. The race is approximately one mile - a route map and course description will be available soon. Remember to keep aware of other runners and pace yourself - but above all, have fun!

On the Day

Further details available soon.

Children under the age of 11 years must be accompanied by a responsible paying adult. Parents of unaccompanied children must ensure their children are accompanied to the start area and are met at the fun run exit.

Click here to view: Race Instructions

Schools Challenge

We will fully support any school that wishes to offer their own schools running challenge tied into the Family Fun Run. We can offer a block booking service amongst other things, please get in touch ( for further details.

Run Route


Download: Run Route Map

Official Sponsors

  • Redrow Homes
  • Lucozade
  • Exeter City Council
  • Exeter City Futures
  • Renault
  • Bristol Street Motors
  • Good Full Stop
  • Tony Pryce Sports
  • Exeter Phsyio
  • Stagecoach

Official Charities

  • Force Cancer Charity
  • Children's Hospice South West