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The Harewood Forest 10km is an annual event held each spring in the beautiful setting of the Harewood Forest, in the heart of the Test Valley. All proceeds from the event go towards the Wherwell Playing Fields Association and Wherwell School PTA.

Next race:
Monday 2nd May 2022

Both 2020 and 2021 races were cancelled due to Covid. Entry fees paid in 2019/2020 will be refunded and runners are required to register anew for the 2022 race. Registration details will be shared in due course.

On the day entries are accepted 0830 to 0930.
  • On the day registrations will open at 08:30 and will finish at 09:30 sharp. Make sure you get there early as we will close registrations on the dot to allow for pre-race set up.

  • Participants must be 16 years and older to enter and run the 10k race.

  • Children under the age of 11 years participating in the 5k race, need to be accompanied by an adult at all times. It is the adults responsibility for the welfare of the child during the race.

  • Dogs are welcome in this race however must be on a lead at all times, both during the race and afterward.

Start time and Regulations
  • The 10km and 5km will start at 10:00am 

  • The 2km race start time is approx 11.20am as this enables runner parents to watch their younger children run. Listen to the marshals at all times. They are there for your safety. We reserve the right to remove any participant who does not obey a marshals directive/s.

  • No headphones to be worn during the race. This is for your safety.

  • Toilets will be available in the Playing Fields club house.

  • First Aid will be available for any minor bumps, bruises and cuts. 

  • There will be two water stations - at approx the 3km and 7km marks of the 10km race

  • Refreshments, cakes, burgers and sausage in a bun will also be available to buy on the day 

  • There will be a shared Property Box available on the day where personal items such as car keys can be left at owners risk. Please use the envelopes provided to write your name/race number on the envelope for identification.

Entry Prices
  • Online Pre-event Registration (closes Saturday 9th May 2020):

    • 10km - £13

    • 5km - £8

    • 2km - £4

  • On-the-Day Registration: Sunday 10th May 2020

    • 10km - £​15

    • 5km - £10

    • 2km - £5

  • The route is undulating and hilly, with a mixture of trail, tarmac, dirt and single tracks. It is challenging but beautiful.

  • There is a single road crossing at the start and finish of the 5km and 10km race. Please listen and obey marshals. We do not have the right to stop traffic.

  • There are multiple obstacles on the course - overhanging trees, rough terrain underfoot, mud, holes and ruts caused by farm equipment. Please wear appropriate footwear and be aware of the terrain, especially the overhanging branches.

  • The course will be marked with km markers, tape, signs, and we will have marshals on the course to help guide you.

  • The 2km event is an out and back and follows the same route as the 5 & 10km across the single road crossing and up into the fields. It then has a turn around point (around a big oak tree) in a bush copse which indicates the half way mark.

  • The Harewood Forest Fun Run event site is at the Wherwell Playing fields SP11 7JP. Please drive slowly through Wherwell Village as there will be a lot of traffic passing through.

  • There will be onsite parking available. You will be directed to a parking space on the field on the day by marshalls. 

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