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The 10th Mid Sussex Haywards Heath 10 & 5 Mile

For 2021 this event has switched to a virtual event and you can view the details here.

After the 2020 event was switched to virtual The Mid Sussex Haywards Heath 10 Mile returns with a bang in 2021 and celebrates it's 10th Birthday. The Haywards Heath 10 Mile is the second race in a three-race series which together comprises The Mid Sussex Marathon Weekend.

The Mid Sussex Half Marathon Weekend! 

The Mid Sussex Half Marathon weekend will feature two 5 mile races at East Grinstead and Haywards Heath with a final 5k at Burgess Hill to enable runners to complete a half marathon over the weekend. This is a perfect introduction for those new to running or looking to complete the half marathon distance for the first time. There will be a bespoke medals for all finishers plus a special fourth medal for those who complete the challenge! 

The other two races are:

Saturday 1st May 2021 - Mid Sussex East Grinstead 10 & 5 Mile
Monday 3rd May 2021 - Mid Sussex Burgess Hill 10K & 5K 

Saturday 1st - Monday 3rd May 2021 Mid Sussex Marathon & Half Marathon Weekend

You can run them individually - or take part in all three. If you take part in all three and run 26.2 miles you will receive a specially designed Commemorative Mid Sussex Marathon Weekend Medal.

Each race also features the Mid Sussex Mile - a 1 mile race for both junior runners and adults. It's ideally suited to those new to running.

All three races are held under UKA Rules.

Medals to all finishers plus finish line goodies - and there will be other events, attractions and entertainment throughout the weekend at all three races.

  • Nearby Parking
  • Toilets
  • Baggage Drop Off
  • Refreshments
The Course
The race uses an undulating trail and pathway course in and around Haywards Heath, using mainly traffic free routes. Would suit runners of all standards including those new to 10 mile races. Times in this race count towards overall series prizes for those completing all 26.2 miles over the three races.

First Aid
St John Ambulance or an alternative medical provider will be in attendance on the day and the course will be marshalled to provide assistance. There will also be a sweep marshal following the race to ensure that nobody is left behind and that all runners are accounted for.
Your individual time and position will be recorded by your electronic chip. We will endeavour to display results as they come into the race centre. Presentations will take place approximately 45 minutes after the first finisher.

Results will be uploaded to www.nice-work.org.uk as soon as possible after the race. All entrants that have supplied a valid and legible email address will receive a copy of the results as soon as possible after the race.
Race Start: Victoria Park, Haywards Heath, West Sussex, RH16 4LU

The race starts and finishes at Victoria Park in Haywards Heath and there is parking available in the town. Please take note of any parking restrictions or charges that may be required.

The nearest railway station is Haywards Heath, which is around half a mile away from Victoria Park.

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