/  FAQ

Races start at 10am.

Please allow time to park, collect your number and warm up before the event.


Rickling Green, Essex CB11.

5 miles between Bishop’s Stortford & Saffron Walden.

Plenty of Parking


There will be plenty of parking available in the football field, with an overflow option at Home & Terrace.

Please follow the signs and the marshals instructions  to make sure you end up in the correct place.

There is a voluntary donation for the car parking with all funds going towards the football pitch upkeep, so please bring some spare change!


We don’t send out race numbers, Your race number will be ready to collect from the School hall from 9am on the day of the event.


If you are unable to compete you may be able to receive a refund up to 4 weeks before race day.

Within 4 weeks we will not be able to offer a refund, however you may transfer your entry to someone else up to 7 days before the event.


You can transfer your entry to someone else up to 7 days before the event. You may also transfer your entry between the 10k and 5k. Please email info@quendonandricklingrunfest.co.uk.


Running with dogs is not permitted. All dogs on and around the event area must be kept on a lead at all times due to the number of small children around.


There will be facilities available at the school and at the pub.


The course will be well marshalled. We rely on volunteers to make this event possible, so if you would like to help out in any way then please email info@quendonandricklingrunfest.co.uk.

Any inappropriate or aggressive behaviour towards the event staff or event marshals will not be tolerated and will be strictly dealt with.


The course will be fully marked with km markers, and will be marshalled, however it is your responsibility to know the route. The event organisers will not accept responsibility for anyone failing to follow the correct route for whatever reason.

The course is accurately measured and marked out however due to discrepancies in GPS devices the organisers can not be held responsible for any small variances in the event distance.


We will be operating a secure bag drop facility on the race day. The organisers accept no responsibility for loss or damage to any property.


We will have water stations on the course and at the finish, however it is advisable to bring your own water for the start and finish as on hot days we may have to limit the amount we are able to give away.


We will have a designated medical assistance in the event area. If you require any medical assistance please see a marshal or a member of the race team.


It is your responsibility to determine if you are physically able to compete in the event.