Demelza Run

Whether this is your first run, or you are a veteran, join us at this amazing venue in the stunning Kent countryside.

We are excited to take the Demelza Run back to the beautiful award-winning grounds of Groombridge Place in Tunbridge Wells. With 5k, 10k or a wheelchair accessible 2.5k routes to choose from, everyone can take part.

Early Bird (first 100 runners): Adults £12, Children (age 3-15) £6 *SOLD OUT*
Standard: Adults £15, Children (age 3-15) £7.50
On-Day: Adults £20, Children £10
Price includes chip timing (not 2.5k route), Demelza Run t-shirt, medal and free entry to Groombridge Place on the day of the run.


Whether this is your first run, or you want to beat your personal best, Demelza staff, volunteers and Dotty himself will be with you every step of the way!

There will be plenty going on for spectators too including refreshments, face painting and the opportunity to take selfies with Dotty. Don’t forget to post your pics on social media and include #demelzarun to be in with the chance of winning a prize and free entry to next year’s event.

Schools Cup competition

Can your school join forces and raise the most money for Demelza to win the Demelza Schools Cup Competition!? Open for all students, teachers, parents and supporters of the school, this is great way to fundraise together. Simply sign up and select ‘as a team’. Don’t forget to set up a fundraising page and enter your school's name in the ‘team name’. The winner will be announced on Friday 29 September.

Running Club competition

Are you in a running club and up for a competition? Sign up as many runners as you can to be in with the chance of winning our Running Club Charity Shield. The club with the most sign-ups will be announced at the event. You can sign up as a team or individually, but remember to add your club name in the 'group tab' so we know which club you are from.

NOTE: There will be an official Demelza photographer taking pictures of the event for publicity purposes.  Please ensure you enter the date of birth of each runner you register for chip timing purposes.

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