Harwich Runners 5k Series

The Harwich 5k series is a series of 5 races run under a timed handicap giving equal opportunity for those running a 40 minute through to sub 14. Handicaps are adjusted after each race using a secret algorithym to keep the racing fair & fun to help you achieve a new best. Positions from each race in the series are recorded and 4 of your best 5 results count for the series title.

Entry is in advance only, race numbers collected on the night and you must sign in for each race between 18:45 and 19:45. The first runners will be started at 20:00

To Enter...

Please email harwichrunevents@gmail.com with your full name, date of birth, gender, estimated time and 5k PB. They will then manually process your entry and request payment. Kindly note this is not an instant process and will be done as and when we have time.

5k Series entries - 146 runners entered

Harwich 5k series 2024 times will appear on Power of 10

Entry list

Top 10 5k series times.
07-05-24Harwich 5k Seriesresults
28-05-24Harwich 5k Seriesresults
18-06-24Harwich 5k Seriesresults
09-07-24Harwich 5k Seriesresults
30-07-24Harwich 5k Seriesresults

Mens Overall Points Table (4 best races to count)
Womens Overall Points Table (4 best races to count)

Junior results (5 race series)

The Junior 1 mile handicap will be run on the prom again in 2024, registration for the junior event 18:45 on the night only, start time 19:15

Past 5k Series results

The Sue McCann Harwich Runners 5k Series will be run on a Tuesday evening and race HQ is the Harwich Rugby Club (map)

harwich 5k route


If you'd like to help out at this event or any other we'd love to hear from you

Harwich Runners 5k Series is supported by Tendring District Council