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Meteor Mile Race

31 Aug 2019

This Festival is in a testing state, and is not open for public sign-ups until the organiser has launched it.

Organiser's Description

The Meteor Mile 2019

Race Licence 2019-36474

31st August 2019, Gloucestershire Airport

A unique opportunity to race on Gloucestershire Airport's Runway. The measured course of 1 mile will include a floodlit runway and will give you a running experience different from any other. Medals to all finishers.

The deadline for online entries has been extended to Wednesday 28th August. Please note that entries on the day will be limited, so get your place whilst you still can!


1st, 2nd & 3rd Male & Female (no age categories)

1st Male & Female Almost Athlete

1st Boy & Girl (age 5 - 14)

Race Distance 1 mile 

Race Start 7.45 pm

Race Entry £10 (£8 affiliated), £5 for children aged 5 - 14*. On-line entries close on 28th August. Limited entries on the day (£10 / £5 children) will be taken if the race is not full.

* Please note that children under 11 must be accompanied during the race by a responsible adult.


Gloucestershire Airport is situated between Gloucester and Cheltenham and is sign posted from Junctions 10 and 11 on the M5 and A40.  The Airport is a 10 minute taxi ride from Gloucester train station, 5 minute taxi ride from Cheltenham train station.

Ample parking is available at the facility. The postcode for Sat Navs is GL51 6SR    


Pre-entrents may transfer places before closing date. Note that adults / juniors cannot transfer from one category to the other. You are responsible for your own transfers: simply log on to your entry and change the details to the 'new' runner. Please note that a runner must not run under another runner's name!

Once pre-entries are closed, no more transfers will be allowed.

Registration & Briefing Instructions

Check in for registration from 6.15pm, gates close at 7.30pm. All numbers, including those for pre-entries, are to be collected from the registration desks on race day.

The race briefing will be given, airside, immediately after registration closes. Following that, runners will be accompanied to the start, at the other end of the airfield (about a mile away!!!).


Presentations will be given at The Aviator (which will be open for refreshments) at 8.15pm.



28 Aug 2019£8.00£10.00

*Discounted for members of any of EA WA SA

28 Aug 2019£5.00
For each sign-up, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 4% (min 50p). You pay no surcharge

Dates and Status

Date: 31 Aug 2019

Closing Date: 28 Aug 2019

Places Available/Total: ??/250

Status: Closed



Philip Jeyes

07833 467562

Gloucestershire Airport, Staverton, Cheltenham, GL51 6SR