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The Mince Pie 10 Mile

The annual Mince Pie Ten is a local race organised by Seaford Striders every December to raise funds both for local charities and the club itself. The 2021 race will take place at 11.00 a.m. on Sunday 5th December 2021 starting and finishing at the Peacehaven Leisure Centre.

The race is a very popular multi-terrain event which is contested over a challenging ten mile course, and sees many entrants returning year after year for a pre Xmas work-out!

Voted one of the UK’s top ten races in Runner’s World Magazine

Seaford Striders are thankful to the race sponsors and supporters without whose help and support the event would not be possible, David Jordan Estate Agents , My Sport Photos who provide photographic coverage of the event and Sussex Sussex Sports Massage, who will offer pre and post-race 15 minute massages.

Nice Work are responsible for Chip Timing & Entry Management Services for the event.

  • Parking
  • Toilets
  • Changing
  • Showers
  • Baggage Drop Off
  • Refreshments
The Course

The course is ten miles long, undulating, with a testing hill at around six miles. It is approximately 6 miles off road on farm tracks and bridleways, while the remaining 4 miles are on reasonably quiet roads. It is therefore not suitable for cross country spikes, however ordinary running shoes are usually fine, with a waffle sole probably being the best for traction.  With so much of the course off road, and given the time of year, the course can be fairly muddy.

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. 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.

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