Spire Bushey: 10K - Sunday 12 July 2020

10.00 Km
Race Date:
Sun, 12 July 2020 - 10:00 am
Closing Date:
Thu, 9 July 2020 - 11:59 pm
Current Price:
£18.00 UK Athletics members
£0.00 Gold Club members

Spire Bushey

This event is open for entry but may be affected if current Government and England Athletics guidance on 'social distancing' is extended.If you enter now and find this event is cancelled, or affected at a later stage - we'll contact you to offer a free transfer or a credit note.


This great little race is now in its 35th year. The 10k winds it's way around the leafy Hertfordshire town of Bushey, starting and finishing at Queens' School. Chip-timed, with a great route, good organisation and fantastic marshalling, this event is perfect for everyone from novice runners to competitive athletes. With a 5k and the ever-popular Junior races on the same day, the whole family can be involved!

On entering this event you should receive a booking confirmation email within 10 minutes. If you fail to do so, please check your spam/junk folder. Further event details will be communicated by email (to the address provided during registration) in the week leading up to the race.

Race Details

When: Sunday 12 July 2020 at 10:00

Where: Queens’ School, Aldenham Road, Bushey, Hertfordshire WD23 2TY

Pricing: £20 Unaffiliated, £18 Affiliated, £0 Gold Members

Entry on the Day (includes Saturday 11 July – see below): Subject to £3 surcharge (cash only, subject to availability)

Registration: On Saturday 11 July between 11am-3pm. On Sunday 12 July from 08:30 to 09:45 - both at Queen's School

Race Numbers: For collection at registration on Sat/Sun only, numbers will not be posted. To be fastened to the front of your top using safety pins provided at registration, your number should be visible at all times. Your timing chip is attached to the back of your number and should not be removed

Timing: Chip-timed

Route: The route starts and finishes on grass, but is otherwise on footpaths & pavements.  Roads are not closed to traffic. Suitable for runners of all abilities. Please always be vigilant of other runners, spectators, dogs, cyclists and other users of public footpaths and rights of way

Spectators: Safe and traffic-free start/finish area for spectators within Queen’s School. King George Recreation Ground at the 5k/halfway point also provides an excellent spectator point

Licensing: This race will be registered with the Association of Running Clubs (ARC)

Pacers: Pacers will not be offered at this race


Bag Drop: Whilst we recommend bringing as little as possible, you can leave your belongings with us while you race using the tear-off baggage strip on your race number, collecting after you finish by presenting your race number.

Toilets: There are toilets at the start/finish in Queen’s School

Race Marshals: Marshals will be present on the course throughout the race.

Distance Markers: The route will be clearly indicated with arrows, tape and distance markers

Water Stations: There will be 1 water station on the route at (approximately) Km 5. Water will be provided in recyclable plastic cups

Goody Bag: All runners will receive refreshments and snacks on finishing the race

Refreshments: There will be refreshments and food available before, during and after the race at Queen’s School

Changing/Showers: There will be no changing or shower facilities at this race

Lost Property: Lost property from an event will be kept for one month. If unclaimed, or ownership cannot be determined, lost property items will be donated to charity.

Photography: Race photography will be provided, a link to which will be sent out in the post-race communication.


Results: Results will be uploaded live to our website (internet connection permitting) and, where possible, timing print-outs will be available at the race. In all cases, results will be communicated to all pre-registered participants within 24 hours of the event

Medals: All finishers will receive a medal on completing the race

Prizes: Prizes will be awarded to the top three runners overall and the top runner in each category (V40/V50/V60/V70+) for both males and females. Where possible, we will endeavour to present individual race prizes as soon as confirmed on the day


All finishers will receive a free T-shirt, please select your size during the order process

Getting to the Race

Directions: Please visit this link for further information on getting to the race

Parking: Parking will be available, please visit this link for further information

Further Information

Buggies/Pushchairs: This race is not suitable for runners with buggies/pushchairs

Wheelchair Users: This race is not suitable for wheelchair users

Earphones/Headphones: Noise-cancelling earphones/headphones are prohibited and whilst we discourage the use of other earphones/headphones at this event, participants choosing to use them should ensure they are set to a minimum volume such that instructions from marshals can be clearly understood. We reserve the right to disqualify participants who cannot hear instructions as a result of their use.

Event Time-Limit: Whilst there is no strict time-limit for this race, in order that we adhere to the restrictions imposed by the venue hire agreement, it may be necessary for us to begin deconstruction of the registration/finish area after approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes to facilitate the removal of all equipment from the premises by the relevant time.

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Organiser Details

The Race Organiser
The Race Organiser website
Contact Details
: info@theraceorganiser.com
: 02076847185

Race Info

Spire Bushey
Race Date
12 Jul 20 - 10:00
Entries Close
101 days


Standard Price
£20.00 (No processing fee)
UK Athletics Price
£18.00 (No processing fee)
Gold Club Price
£0.00 (No processing fee)