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Run Layer 5

05 Apr 2020

Run Layer 5 has now closed and you will not be able to sign-up for it. Please check the Organiser's Description for any organiser updates.
This event is in a testing state, and is not open for public sign-ups until the organiser has launched it.

Organiser's Description

Run Layer 5

Sunday 5th April starting at 9.30am with a 1 mile children’s fun run, registrations available on the day.

5 mile run starts at 10.30am. 


As our first event was so successful, and we raised £2,600 for our local community, we are very pleased to announce we are hosting the event again for our second year in 2020. 

A 5 mile multi-terrain running event in beautiful Layer de la Haye. Showcasing our village’s beautiful local landscapes with a very scenic run through the North Essex countryside around Abberton Reservoir. The date for this event will be Sunday 5th April 2020 with a 1 mile children’s fun run. This will be a fun, friendly, family event organised by the community for the community and is not to be missed.

Race HQ is located at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, New Cut, Layer de la Haye, Colchester, Essex, CO2 0EH.

Toilets and bag drop available at the above location. 

£17.50 for 5 mile entry and £3 1 mile children’s fun run on the day sign up only.

On the day entry £20 if places available.  Cannot guarantee a race t-shirt with the on the day entries.

There is limited parking at the race HQ, with additional parking at Malting Green Road, CO2 0JJ. A half mile warmup away.

Confirmation of entry will be sent to you by email (if supplied) to the address provided on the entry form.

Race numbers are to be collected on the day from race HQ from 8.30am on the day.  Registration closes at 9.45am for on the day entries and number collection.

Prizes will be presented on the day as soon as possible after the race has finished and the results compiled.

Prizes for:

1st, 2nd and 3rd male; 1st, 2nd and 3rd female; 1st ‘villager’ male and female

Results will be posted on the Run Layer 5 Facebook page and our website.

Online entries close 1st April 2020.


13 Mar 2020£17.50

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

Dates and Status

Date: 05/04/2020

Status: Closed

Total Places: 250

Places Available: ??



Craig Mitchell



Queen Elizabeth Hall New Cut Layer de la Haye Colchester Essex CO2 0EH