Wellingborough 5

Since 1998, the club has been proud to host our own event, the Wellingborough 5. The race is part of the Northamptonshire Athletics Association's Northamptonshire Road Race League.

The Wellingborough 5 for 2015 will be held on the 26th July. Read the reviews at Runners World

To download a postal entry form, please click here.

Sunday 26th July 2015
Start and finish at The Old Grammarians Sports Club (Mad Mile)

2014 results   *   2013 results   *   2012 results   *   2011 results   *   2010 results   *   2009 results

2012 photos   *   2011 photos

Please email racedirector@wdac.org.uk with any questions about the race.

"Hunt down a PB or just enjoy a flawlessly organised Sunday morning dash on quiet country lanes." - Runners World


The start line is 10 mins walk from the race headquarters. There will be distance markers every mile and at least 1 water station. The Welly 5 is a fairly flat route, and a run to get a PB.


There will be a goody Bag for all entrants including a technical T-shirt.
There will be individual Prizes to first three in all categories...

  • Senior men, vet 40, 50 & 60
  • Senior female, vet 35, 45 & 55
  • (Winners will be given the trophy for the age category in which they run.)

UKA Affiliated Team 1st and 2nd place prizes

  • Males team of first 4 adding finishing positions
  • Females team of first 3 as above.


There is a minimum age of 15 years on the day of the race. Entries are accepted on the day until 10am, but please be aware that there is a limit of 400 entries for this race. All race chips and numbers are to be collected on the day of the race at the Headquarters. There will be no numbers or chips sent out by post.

Online Entries


Postal entries

To download a postal entry form, please click here.

Entry Fee

Affiliated: £12 (£14 on the day) Unaffiliated £14 (£16 on the day) Please make cheques payable to: Wellingborough & District A.C.

Fun Run

This year we wll be holding a 1 mile fun run & Junior Dash. Enter on the day for £2. The Fun Run Race starts at 10am.

Charity for 2015:

Cransley Hospice

In association with: