Welcome to the Cogwheel 5k Canter Running Festival 2021

Cogwheel Counselling is organising the second Cogwheel Canter Running Festival on New Year’s Eve Friday 31st December in the stunning park location of Jesus Green beside the River Cam. The running festival is suitable for all age groups and with all runs off-road, this is a perfect event to get all the family involved. Runners can choose from a 5k race, a 2k fun run and a 200m mini-run.

All proceeds will go to Cogwheel Counselling, supporting the charity’s mission to provide affordable mental health counselling for individuals of all ages and families in Cambridge and in the county.

Register you place here;  https://www.bookmyplacenow.com/ 

The event is organised by the Cambridge based charity Cogwheel Counselling.

Date: Friday 31st December  Start 11 am

Start location

Jesus Green (by Victoria Avenue) Cambridge.CB5 8AQ

Run timings

11am – 200m Mini Run (under 5s only)

11.15am – Cogwheel 2k Canter (all ages, under 10s must be accompanied by an adult)

11.45am – Cogwheel 5k Canter (all ages, under 10s must be accompanied by an adult)

Age groups

Trophies will be awarded to 1st female and 1st male in each run plus first place is in the following age categories;

  • Cogwheel 2k Canter – Male & Female U11, U40, O40
  • Cogwheel 5k Canter – Male & female U11, U18, U40, O40

Race Entry Fee

Cogwheel 2k Canter £5 online and £6 on the day (runners aged 12 & under will receive a medal)

Cogwheel 5k Canter £10 online and £11 on the day (all runners will receive a unique designed medal)

200m Toddler Mini Run- registration from 9.45 am on the day (all entrants will receive a medal)

All Online Payments are made via Paypal which is the safest payment gateway, it allows for secure payment without compromise.

Registrations online closing date for Cogwheel 2k and 5k runs

Midnight Sunday 26th December 2021

Registrations can be accepted after this date by emailing neil@cogwheel.org.uk and on the day registrations will be available from 9.45 am to 10.45 am only

Thank you to our sponsors

Hockeys Estate Agents, Avanit Systems Ltd, Neil Marsh Health & Fitness