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Rother Valley 10k

Date and time

10:00 am

Event Enquiries

Tel.: 07756 773964

Event Location

Northiam Railway Station, Northiam Railway Station, Staplehurst, Northiam, Kent, TN31 6QT

Event ID#


Event Category:

Running Events > Road Race

Event Description

Venue:  The race starts at Northiam Railway Station which is on the Kent & Sussex Steam Railway TN31 6QT and finishes at Bodiam Castle TN32 5UA.


Date and Time:  The race starts at 10:00 on Sunday 19th September 2021.


Parking:  There will be parking which will be signposted close to the start at Northiam Railway Station, no parking is possible at the station itself. Parking in the Bodiam Castle car park will cost £3.00 for non NT members.


Baggage: There will be facilities for leaving baggage at the Start and it being transferred to the Finish if required. All items left will be left at runners' risk as no responsibility will be accepted by the organisers for loss, damage or theft of any item(s).


Travel Information:  The Kent & East Sussex Railway will be running special trains (subject to demand) at discounted prices for runners and spectators.

Please Note: These services will only run if there is enough demand from runners and spectators. Tickets on these trains need to be booked in advance - visit for information on train times and to book tickets.


Race Information:  The 10k race is open to runners aged 15 or above on the day and of all abilities from novices to experienced athletes. The race will be a chip-timed race. Tags will be provided and are to be collected along with your race number at Northiam Railway Station on the day from 8am. Please allow extra time to do this. Tags are to be securely fixed to your ankle. Please ensure that Tags are returned at the end of the race. Please ensure you complete the medical details on the reverse of your race number before the race starts. This is for your safety Please pay attention and obey all race signs and race marshals. They are there to ensure your safety. As there are no road closures, keep to the left of the road wherever possible when running


Toilets:  There will be toilets at Northiam Railway Station and in Bodiam Castle car park.


Drinks Stations:  There will be two drink stations along the course and one at the Finish.


Trophies & Prizes:  Ladies' and men's trophies will be awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places overall and first place only in six classes Juniors 15- 18, Seniors 19-35, Vets 36-45, Super Vets 46 -65, Senior Super

Vets 56 65 and 66 plus) Prize giving and presentation approximately 45 minutes after

first runner home. £50 prize for beating the course record (32:46 Men 42:15 Ladies).


Race Timing: NE Timing will be timing the event and will provide runners with a chip and gun time. You will be able to check your times at the NE timing results kiosk as soon as you cross the finish line. 

As set down by the rules of athletics, the results and prizes will be provided in gun time order. 



What happens if I can't take part?  Entries are non-refundable. If you can't take part you may be able to transfer your number to a friend, but please don't do this without letting us or the organisers know. For health and safety reasons we need to know who is taking part, not who we think is taking part! You will be required to sign and complete a transfer form so that the organisers can transfer your details across.


Where can I find the results?  Results will also be posted live-to-web, so will be available on the following link as soon as you have crossed the line.  Final results will also be available on this link.


Results will also be posted on our website www.rothervalley10k.


And finally: Updates of matters concerning the race and possibly parking, transport arrangements etc. will be announced on our website, on Facebook and through our Twitter account. Please check regularly.


Good luck with your training and have a great run.


Rother Valley 10k and the NE Timing team.

This event closes in:

on 17/09/2021 at 11:59pm
(*subject to change without warning)

Event Terms

Please enter me for the above event. I accept that the organiser will not be liable for any loss, damage, action, claim, cost or expenses which may arise in the consequence of my participation in or attendance to this event. I declare that I will not attend unless I am in good health on the day of the event and accept that I attend at my own risk. In the unlikely event of abandonment or cancellation, all or part of my entry fee may be retained for the management and administration of the event. No refunds or transfers allowed under any circumstances.

Event Options

**NOTE: Prices shown below include booking fees. Nothing extra will be added at the checkout.**

Options Age Restrictions Price Start time Maximum event entries

Date 19/09/2021 Number of people registered via BookitZone (includes offline count) - 5

Event limit: 1000 places
(Select an option above first)

Further information from the Organiser

You should collect your race pack/number/item at the venue on the day of the event. Please arrive in good time.

Event Organiser

Name: Nick Jordan

Link to events website:

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Rother Valley 10k

Northiam Railway Station, Northiam Railway Station, Staplehurst, Northiam, Kent, TN31 6QT

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