Simplyhealth Great South 5K

Congratulations to everyone who took on the challenge of the 2019 Simplyhealth Great South 5k. What a fantastic day! Entries for the 2019 event aren't open yet but get signed up to our reminder service and you'll be the first to find out when they are.

Entry fee: £21

Minimum age: 14 years old

The Course


This fast and flat 5k course is perfect for beginner runners or those who are looking for a personal best across a shorter running route. Runners, joggers and walkers have the bonus of the scenic views of the Solent and the Isle of Wight as they start on Clarence Esplanade.They then head past Clarence Pier and Southsea Common before crossing the finish line close to the Pyramids Centre on the sea front.

Please note: the course may be subject to change.


Please see below for the 2018 event day timetable:

Time Simplyhealth Great South 5k - Saturday 20 October 
08:30 Car parking on Southsea Common, information desk and baggage drop open
09:30 5k start assembly areas open
10:15 Simplyhealth Great South 5K warm up
10:30 Simplyhealth Great South 5K start

*NB. All times are subject to change in the lead up to the event

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