Short distance. Big atmosphere.
As one of the only closed-road 5km races available, this race is fast and furious – and boasts unparalleled PB potential .If you want the “half marathon experience” with less running – this is the race for you .
Set early in Spring, our 5km is the perfect “first race” for the new year – and a great start to the day at the Mercer Surrey Half Marathon! Setting off first from the main gantry, 5km runners will enjoy some of the best bits of the Mercer Surrey Half Marathon,
including: a lead car, professional route marking, a water station, and a fantastic mix of urban and rural scenery.
Taking new runners an average of 30 minutes to complete, the Mercer Surrey Half Marathon 5km is a very achievable race. If you are not ready to train for and complete a half marathon, but want to enjoy the mass-participation racing experience – the 5km is the race for you. Everyone aged 10+ is welcomed to get involved and give this race a go .