Sudbury Friday 5

Sudbury Friday 5

The Bob French Sudbury Friday 5 is the newest senior five-mile race added to the Suffolk Friday 5 series in 2018. Returning for the third year was impossible in 2020 and 2021 due to COVID-19, but we returned once again to hold a Senior five-mile in 2022.

2024 Race Details

Date: Friday, 31st May 2024.

Start Time: 7:30 pm.

Licence Number: 27754.

Race Description: The race will start at Great Cornard Sports Centre before heading out onto a predominantly road-based course, ending with a grass finish back at the Sports Centre.

Race Headquarters: Great Cornard Sports Centre, Head Lane, Great Cornard, Sudbury, Suffolk. CO10 0JU.

Registration: Opens at 6:00 pm.

Senior Entry:

Participant limit: 500.

Memento: The Bob French Sudbury Friday 5 Race will have a memento for all finishers.

Facilities: Showers, changing facilities, unattended bag storage, toilets, car parking, café (serving hot and cold drinks), plus a cake stall where the takings will be going to charity.

Car Parking

Please use the car park along the side of the astroturf next to Thomas Gainsborough School. The school’s address is Wells Hall Road, Great Cornard, Suffolk, CO10 0NH. We ask that you please car share where possible.

Senior 5-Mile Race Age Categories and Prizes

The first three male and the first three female finishers overall.
The first male and female teams (first 3 to score).
First U20F, FV35, FV40, FV45, FV50, FV55, FV60, FV65.
First U20M, MV40, MV45, MV50, MV55, MV60, MV65, MV70.
(Runners are eligible to win more than one where applicable).


Friday 5 Series and the Series Sponsor

JM Finn

You can find out all the information on the Friday 5 Series at – at this website you can see all the series rules for senior and junior races, fixtures, records, results and more.

If you like to be social you can join the Friday 5 Series Facebook group.

The Friday 5 Series is sponsored by JM Finn.