5K, 10K & Half Marathon

England’s smallest mainland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Cannock Chase offers a tranquil running experience in the West Midlands.






Event Details

2024 Dates: 14th April | 13th Oct

Start Times: HM @ 9am | 10K @ 9:30am | 5K @ 9:40am

Prices: HM = £28 | 10K = £26 | 5K = £24

Location: Cannock Chase Forest, Birches Valley, Rugeley WS15 2UQ

Parking: Free On-site Parking


Bib Collection

If you haven’t recieved your race bib in the post you can collect it from the registration in the event village within 90 mins of start time


There is plenty of free parking on site. Parking is located in the Event Village, off Slitting Mill Rd – NOT in the Pay & Display carpark at the visitor centre

Bag Drop

One bag per participant may be left with our team at the race start. Bag tags will be provided with your race bib, don’t forget to attach them


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Our Commitment

We value your time

When you enter one of our races, we commit to making sure you won’t regret it

We've got your back

Everybody has self doubt when taking on a big challenge, but we know you can do it

We guide the way

Our course marking are as good as it gets, just follow the flags and keep running

No pre-race stress

Parking, toilets, long lines, coffee… no problem. We think of everything so you don’t have to

Clear Communication

We make sure that you have all of the information you need to prepare for race day

Aid Stations

Well stocked aid stations at regular intervals to keep you on the move