Burwell Beer Run 2019

Sunday 25th August 2019

Burwell: Burwell, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom

Running, Distance running


  • Adult - Adult
  • Adult - Team of 5 Adults
  • Child - Child


The 6th annual Burwell Beer Run takes place in the Cambridgeshire village of Burwell. On the 25th of August, runners will run a course between the three village pubs. Having a drink at each. Adults (a pint or half pint) and Children (squash). The 2018 run sold out, so register early to ensure a spot.

The registration fee includes the drinks and a running t shirt. All profits will go to the British Heart Foundation and Burwell Tigers FC.

Event details and schedule

Sunday, August 25th
11:20 am T-Shirt Pick up
12:00 pm Staggered starts begin
*Awards Ceremony immediately following the race

Getting there
The start will be at the Five bells Burwell (44 High Street, Burwell, CB25 0HD), There will not be any parking facilities available at the five bells. If you are driving to the event please either park at:

  • the Burwell Sport Centre Car park (Buntings Path, Burwell, Cambridge CB25 0DD) which is situated near the finishing pub, If parking here then please leave 20 mins to walk to the starting Pub.
  • The Gardiner Memorial Hall Car park (High Street, Burwell, Cambridge, CB25 0HD) this is less than 5 mins walk from the starting pub, however has not been secured exclusively for the event.

Please make sure you are using a designated driver if you are taking part, THINK don’t drink and drive.

The Start

Please be at the Five Bells before 11.30 for T-Shirt pick up, the start will be staggered in groups. The participants wishing to run competitively will start first with other groups following at 5 mins intervals after.

The first group will start at 12.00 approximately.

The Race and Route

Along the Route stewards will guide you in the right direction. Please make sure you stay on the paths and stay to the route for safety and competitive reasons. At each Pub, a pint or Half or squash will be provided. The Beer has been set by the Pubs, there is no choice. Drinks must be consumed at the Pub before leaving.

When you are served your drink you must have the tick box on your t-shirt checked off.

The Finish

After the finish there will be an awards ceremony, BBQ and raffle. Please bring along friends, family and money to spend.

Things to remember

  • Appropriate footwear
  • Driving License as a proof of age
  • Your registration confirmation

Organised by

Burwell Beer Run

4 Rule Gardens, Fordham

Phone: 07825999542

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