Netley 10K

Netley 10K - 19th May 2024

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Race infomation

Royal Victoria Country Park, Netley Abbey, Southampton SO31 5DQ.

Car Parking and Facilities
There is parking on-site, please follow the marshals for instructions as to where to park. Please allow time to park and walk to the race area as there will be a short walk to the start line. 

Changing and Toilets 
There are no changing facilities, other than toilet blocks. Toilet opening times - The main toilet block, open at 8am.

Bag Drop.

There will be no official bag drop but clubs are welcome to put up tents for bags on the field.

The Start
The race starts at 9:30 am.

Race capacity

This event can accommodate 600 runners.

Transfering your entry

To transfer your entry to someone else, log in to the race sign-up page, tap Transfer and provide the email address of the person you are transferring to.

All transfers must be completed by midnight Tuesday 14th May!

Following UKA Rules, you must be aged 17 or older on the day of the race.


Due to the lapped nature of the course and a small section of road that may have traffic, all headphones are banned. If they are worn this could lead to a race disqualification and your time will be removed from the official results. 

Race Directors
Edd Biddle and Noelle Humphry

One way traffic route in operation on race day!

Please note on the 19th May there will be a one way traffic route in operation during the event to ensure that we have a safe event for runners and the general public. Please entre the park as usual through the main barriers, the traffic route will go anti -clockwise and exit out of the back exit. Please do not worry there will be marshals to guide you on the day, please see the map below for further detail , the traffic route is the pink line . 

Runners Pre-event, please turn left before the barriers using the back entrance to head towards your FREE PARKING. There will be marshals to guide you and help you park safely, please follow the instaurations given on the day. 

Netley Abbey Runners are pleased to present the Netley 10k 2024! We are excited to be able to bring you our first organised event and to be allowed to keep this historically popular event running. 


3 Laps that encompass Royal Victoria Country Park . This course has a slight uphill on all three laps with a lovely smooth descent perfect for helping you achieve a 10k PB! 

The course has been accurately measured and will offer gun and chip timing. The course is mostly free from traffic, but a small section of the course may have a small amount of traffic from the public wishing to use the park. This section will be heavily marshalled with other marshals on hand to cheer you on and offer support throughout the race.

There will be a water station on the course as well as water at the finish line. Runners will also find a memento of the race at the finish line.


Trophies and prizes will be presented to each of the following categories:

  • Overall 1st, 2nd 3rd Male
  • Overall 1st, 2nd, 3rd Female

Then 1st only for the following:

  • Senior Male, V40, V45, V50, V55, V60, V65, V70, V75
  • Senior Female, V40, V45, V50, V55, V60, V65, V70, V75

Racers are also welcome to enjoy the park with their family and friends after the race there is a great cafe with hot and cold drinks as well as a great food selection or it is prefect for a club picnic. 






With a booking fee of £1.25

Race day snacks!

Royal Victoria Country Park and The Cedar Rooms have kindly put on some excellent race day deals for the perfect snack Pre or Post Run! Both of  The Royal Victoria Country Park Cafes' will be open from 8:30am for you to grab you Pre-race Caffeine boost . Please note the Chapel café will only be serving hot drinks. 

Get in touch

If you have any questions or concerns about the race that have not been answered here please get in touch below.