Welcome to the Mercury Festival of Running
These are races to suit all runners centred around the beautiful grounds of the Priory Conference and Wedding Venue in Hitchin. Sign up or find out more details on each race using the top menu or links in this page
Spectators are very welcome, come and cheer on the runners with food, drink and childrens entertainment all available on site
There is also a Fun Relay Race open to young and old on a 500m course within sight of the Priory. Enter a team of four and compete for prizes and cups. Enter your team on line here Hitchin Festival of running – Relay or on the day it costs £1 per runner or £4 per team.
More details on each race – route, times, records etc. click on the links here.
Hitchin Hard Half Marathon Sponsored by
Hitchin Tough 10k Sponsored by
Hitchin Easier 5K Sponsored by
Alternatively Enter on-line using the following links – go on you know you want too…
For these races we do not accept entries on the day