Great Western Runners



  present the


AXA 5 Road Race

 On Tuesday 9th

 September 2014 – 6:30pm start

 Brief Details : 

 This is the 38th running of the AXA 5, an inter-company 5.5 mile (approx) road race, run over quiet roads, under ARC rules. Permit no ARC xx/xxx.

 Although primarily designed as a team race for groups of four or more, individuals are also welcome to enter


Directions / location : 

 Cribbs Sports & Social Club, Station Road, Henbury, BRISTOL, BS10 7TB

 Facilities :

 Free parking on site and also at Clifton Rugby Club, limited on road parking, please car share
~ showers ~ changing rooms ~ baggage store ~ First Aid cover ~ bar and refreshments.

 Entry fees :


  • Entry fee £7 for UKA/ARC affiliated athletes / £9 unaffiliated  
    Closing date for entries is Thursday 4th September 2014
    although entries may be accepted on the day provided the entry limit has not been reached.
    Entries on the day plus £1.

  • For postal entries, please return your entry form to:

    Jon Goodland, AXA Tech, PO Box 2046, Bristol BS99 7ZN.

  • For email entries, please send your entry form to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • Payment : Cheques made payable to ‘J Goodland Race A/C’ or for payment by bank transfer please request bank details when submitting entry

  • Additional forms available from:

  • Race packs & numbers will be sent out 1-2 weeks before the event.


    Race details :

    Race starts and finishes at the Lawns Sports Ground.  It follows Station Road north, turn left into Hollywood Lane, follow road into Berwick Lane, turn left into Hallen Road, left again into Station road, and return to Lawns Sports ground.

    iPods/ MP3/Personal music:  Forbidden to be used by all runners during the race


    Prizes/medals will be awarded in at least the following categories:


  • Male:                  1st, 2nd, 3rd company team.   1st 3 finishers, 1st Vet 40, 1st Vet 50

  • Female:            1st, 2nd, 3rd company team.   1st 3 finishers, 1st Vet 40, 1st Vet 50  


    Charities :

    This year supporting


    At least £2 of the entry fee will be donated to Cancer Research UK, who pioneer life-saving research to bring forward the day when all cancers are cured.

 Cancer Research logo



Full details and an entry form can be found here