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Cannon Events Santa Fun Run & Walk

19 Dec 2021

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

Organiser's Description

Organised under ARC rules - Permit No. 21/220

The children's 1.5k course is 3 laps around the Technique Stadium, home of Chesterfield FC. The long course which is approximately 5k goes into Chesterfield following paths alongside the bypass and then through the Town centre, returning to finish at the Technique Stadium.

This is not a timed event. Participants will set off in groups with Cannon Events RC guides leading the way around the course stopping at certain points of interest in the town to allow everyone to regroup.  Suitable for all abilities to run or walk.

Race start times are:

10:00 for the 1.5k with a warm up session at 09:45

10:30 for the 5k with a warm up session at 10:15 

Santa suit is included in entry fee for under 16's, adults can choose an option to pay for Santa suit or choose to wear one from a previous year. Selection box and commemorative medal to all finishers. All entrants are also invited to take part in FREE virtual First Aid training via a Prepared To Save a Life course courtesy of Virtual College. CLICK HERE to register.

Entry Fees including a santa suit are as follows:

Adult aged 16 years plus - £12 with Santa Suit (£8 without)

Children Aged 11 - 15 - £7 with Santa Suit

Children Aged up to 10 - £5 with Santa Suit

Santa Suits will be available to collect from The Hub at Chesterfield FC's Technique Stadium on Saturday between 1pm and 2pm or on Sunday from 8.45am.

No entries will be taken on the day, closing date for online entries is 18th December. Please note that entry fees, once accepted are NOT refundable. 

The Santa Fun Run is  also supporting Martin Thacker M.B.E. Chairman of NE Derbyshire District Council, Martin has chosen Ashgate Hospice Care for the council's 21/22 Charity Appeal. Please consider making a donation to support Ashgate Hospice Care CLICK HERE. Or you can raise sponsorship from family and friends CLICK HERE for sponsor form.

Cannon Events Santa Fun Run HQ will be the Hub at the back of the Technique Stadium on the day,  there are toilets available but no changing so please come ready to run. Chester's Den will be open and Chester will be around to meet and greet the children. Refreshments will be on sale on the concourse to the East Stand behind Chester's Den.

The Technique Stadium, Sheffield Road, Chesterfield S41 8NZ.


17 Dec 2021 23:59£12.00
17 Dec 2021 23:59£8.00
17 Dec 2021 23:59£7.00
17 Dec 2021 23:59£5.00
For each sign-up, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 4% (min 50p). You pay no surcharge

Dates and Status

Date: 19 Dec 2021

Closing Date: 17 Dec 2021 23:59

Places Available/Total: ??/500

Status: Closed



John Cannon


Technique Stadium Chesterfield FC Sheffield Road Chesterfield S41 8NZ