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The 11th Romney Marsh 10K

Location: St Martin's Field, Fairfield Road, New Romney, Kent
Date: Sunday 15th November 2020
Time: 10:00

Following the postponement due to Covid-19 this event will now take place on the 15th November and entries have now been reopened. All previous entrants have been emailed with details about the event. If you require further details please use the contact form below.

This popular 10k race returns for the eleventh time and is organised by Nice Work on behalf of the Romney Marsh Rotary Club.

The race is now firmly established as a 'must do' race on the local running calendar and the race always gets great feedback.

The course is pancake flat and is perfect for those looking to establish PB's - but is suitable for runners of all abilities, from seasoned athletes to beginners, with those new to running made particularly welcome.

The race includes chip timing.

The course uses the flat tarmac country lanes around the pretty Kent town of New Romney.

The race carries a £50 cash prize for the first man and first lady plus there are awards and prizes for leading runners - all finishers will receive a race memento.

The race is held under UK Athletic Rules. The race also carries a certificate of course accuracy.

The event also includes a Wheelchair 10k race and a Children's Race.

  • Onsite Parking
  • Toilets
  • Baggage Drop Off
  • Refreshments
The Course
An accurately measured course run along the tarmac lanes surrounding New Romney. The course is pancake flat. An ideal course for those seeking to run a PB or for a first 10k. 

No road closures are in place for the duration of the race and participants must be aware of the possibility of traffic being on the route – and exercise care and caution at all times. The use of headphones will not be allowed as the race takes place on open roads, anyone seen wearing headphones may be disqualified.

First Aid
A medical provider will be in attendance on the day and the course will be marshalled to provide assistance. There will also be a sweep runner 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.
Race Start: St Martin's Field, Fairfield Road, New Romney, Kent, TN28 8DR

Car parking is available from 8.30am at Marsh Academy, Station Road, New Romney, Kent, TN28 8BB.

The race HQ is a 
five-minute walk from Marsh Academy.

Course record holders

  • 2015 - Marcin Urbanowski - 32:24
  • 2016 - Danielle Nimmock - 36:23