Distance: 5K
Date: 19.10.2019
Minimum age: 14 years old and over
Entry Price: £21 per entry

Simplyhealth Great South 5K

If you’re new to running, or ten miles isn’t your thing, you can still be a part of the iconic Simplyhealth Great South Run weekend at this popular 5k. Soak up the atmosphere as you experience your own moment of victory when you cross the line.

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 2019 event day timetable:

Time Simplyhealth Great South 5K - Saturday 19 October 
07:30 Southsea Common Car Park opens
08:00 Event Site and Information Point open
10:30 START of Simplyhealth Great South Run 5K

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

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