AJ Bell Great South 5k
What Makes it Great!
£10 Off Your Next Great Run If You Refer a FriendFind Out More
Fast and Flat Route With Breathtaking Sea Views
On Course Entertainment Zones and Incredible Support
Finishers' Pack, Bespoke Medal and (Optional) Finisher T-ShirtFind Out More
Access to exclusive discounts when you sign up to a Great Run event
Access to Great Run Training Plans and Support
The AJ Bell Great South 5k kicks off the AJ Bell Great South Run weekend on Saturday 14 October 2023. Expect beautiful views across the Solent, an incredible atmosphere, lovely fresh sea air and a fast & flat route – so if you’re aiming for a PB then this route will certainly give you a great shot at getting one.If you’re just starting out or training for your first 5k, you can download our 5k training plan and be start line ready in 12 weeks. Find out more here.
AJ Bell Great South 5k entries are open to runners aged 14+ on the day of the event.
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Booking fee (£2 per entry) is applied at checkout.
Event Day Timetable
Below is the provisional event day timetable.
Please note: this may be subject to change. We will communicate your start time and assembly time on your run number.
AJ Bell Great South 5k
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Route is subject to change
What You Get
Obviously you’ll have bragging rights for the foreseeable, but you’ll also get…
- A huge round of applause as you cross the finish line
- A shiny new, Great South 5k medal, an exclusive (optional) finishers t-shirt plus a finisher’s bag filled with goodies
- Official event day photos available to view and purchase on event day, so smile for the cameras!
- Access to exclusive discounts when you sign up to a Great Run event. You’ll receive an invitation to access the Great Run Rewards discount platform, powered by our friends at Endurance Zone, that features offers and discounts across a range of well-known running, sport, outdoor and lifestyle brands.
We have made the decision to introduce optional finisher tees to our Great Run events for 2023. You can choose to forgo you finisher tee shirt at the point of entry, and in lieu of this we will make a donation to the National Trust Woodlands Appeal. Find out more here.
We will donate a portion of the fulfilment costs for each runner who chooses this option to the fund and commit that this donation to be a minimum of £20,000 in 2023.