The Braintree 5 (Skyline 120)

 A 5 mile road race for all organised by Braintree & District Athletic Club
starting in Skyline 120 Business Park adjacent to Great Notley Country Park.

Braintree - 11:00am Sunday 29th March 2015


A slightly undulating rural course starting and finishing in Skyline 120 Business Park, next to Great Notley Country Park, Braintree. The route goes down Queenborough Lane past Rayne Station, into Rayne Village and then onto the Flitch Way for a few hundred metres before turning back into Rayne, and back home.

Download the Official Course Map or checkout mapometer.

* * * * * The 2015 results can be found here (Excel) or here (pdf) * * * * *

Please be aware that new car parking charges come into affect for race day at the Discovery Centre of £3.50.

Certificate of course accuracy: Course No. 09/111
UKA Licence Number: 2015-13368


We are delighted to be supporting the following charities:

BRA The Breast Reconstruction Awareness Charity. No 1048542.

Parc Essex. Play & Resource Centre. Charity No. 1065854.


Our Race Director, Paul Miller.


We are privileged to have a number of generous sponsors, without whom we would not be able to put on this race.

Thank you to Econpprint for all your help and Asics Freeport for kindly donating the goody bags.

Also we are grateful to Braintree District Council for their support with this event.

Fostering People Too


Joscelyne Chase



JT Mac Consulting







2014 Race Report, Sunday 27th April 2014


After what seems like a never ending winter the sun finally made appearance and the scene was set for a wonderful 4th Braintree 5 mile race. Temperatures were around 10 degrees and bright and sunny throughout.


Results are available at and as a pdf file: here.

1st Male Andrew Mynott, Springfield Striders 27m40s
Junior Male Joseph Nourse, Braintree 29m53s
MV40 Steve Cooper, Blackheath & Bromley 28m59s
MV50 Paul Mingay Tiptree 27m58s
MV60 Dave Cox 29m45s
MV70 John Wheatley Colchester Harriers 35m20s

1st Female Elizabeth Davies Springfield Striders 29m15s
Junior Female Abigail Morgan Tiptree 39m17s
FV35 Nikki Brockbank Springfield Striders 30m51s
FV45 Caroline Tuck Dagenham 88 35m19s
FV55 Joanne Marshall Serpentine 39m51s
FV65 Margaret Waddingham Ware Joggers 39m02s

Unaffiliated Runners:
Male Richard Green (Lives in Australia) 28m37s
Female Anita Cox 33m52s

Team Results:
Mens Running Club Springfield Striders
Ladies Running Club Springfield Striders
Business Team Delamode
Education Team Notley High School

2013 Race Results

Full Results from 2013 race.  More on the roadrunning news page and the 2013 gallery page.

2012 Race Results

Full Results from 2012 race.

2011 Race Results and Photos

2010 Race Results


UK Athletics Race Permit Number 2014-9344

UKA South of England Measurement Certificate Number 09/111

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