Purbeck 10k 2018



2018 provisional results can be found HERE . Any queries to info@purbeckrunners.co.uk by Tuesday 26th June.


Purbeck Runners are proud to be hosting the Purbeck 10K on Friday 22nd June, 7:30pm. The picturesque rural undulating course takes in stunning views of Corfe Castle and surrounding heathland. With no big hills, PB’s are frequently recorded year on year.

All proceeds from the race go to a chosen charity, with Julia’s House receiving £3000 in 2017. For 2018, our chosen charity is Cancer Research UK

Keep up to date on latest news before the event by by liking our facebook page. Full race information will be e-mailed to entrants in early June, about two weeks before the event.


Entries are now open! Click HERE to enter via FullOnSport.

£15 affiliated

£17 non-affiliated

Runners must be 15 years or older on race day. Unfortunately the course is not suitable for wheelchairs, dogs or buggies. Accompanying cyclists are not permitted.

All finishers will receive a race memento. Prizes will be awarded to first 3 male and female winners, and all age category winners.


We allow race transfers via Full On Sport up to 5pm on Tuesday 19th June.

County Championship

The race has been selected as part of the 2018 Dorset County Championships. To be eligible for the County Championships, you must either:

- Be born in Dorset

- Have nine months continuous residence in Dorset immediately prior to the date of the race.

- Have nine months service in HM Forces stationed in Dorset immediately prior to the date of the race.

Please note – No athlete is allowed to compete in the Championships of more than one County in any one nine month period.

Race Partners

ellis jones

Once again Ellis Jones Solicitors are supporting our race – please head to https://www.ellisjones.co.uk for full service legal advice and assistance.


For a third year running, Albury and Hall are proudly supporting the race. Whether you wish to buy or sell, Albury & Hall will offer you a friendly approachable personalised service that is tailored to suit your needs. Please visit http://www.alburyandhall.co.uk for more information.


Our friends at Runderwear have partnered up with the Purbeck 10k race and are running a competition where 5 lucky race entrants will be randomly selected to win a pair of their Award-Winning Runderwear.

Enter for your chance to win here: https://a.pgtb.me/GGjjrg

Runderwear are also offering 15% off any purchase before the race, use code RW15-PURBECK10 at https://www.runderwear.co.uk/

Race Day

Race HQ is at located Norden Park & Ride, Corfe Castle. BH20 5DW.

There will be plenty of free parking a 2 minute walk from race village. Our race village includes a BBQ and Bar, which should help refresh you after the race!

The race is fully chipped timed and results will be able to be viewed live on the results screen at Race HQ.

The wearing of headphones, or similar devices, is not permitted .

Course Info

The event is accurately measured (SEAA Course Measurement Certificate Number 12/031) and licenced by UK Athletics (2018-35236), with your results uploaded to Run Britain and Power of 10.

The out and back route takes you from race village, to Arne and back. Course map and elevation profile below (click to enlarge):

Course Records

Can you beat the Course Records?  Women’s 36:59, by Serena O’Connor 2016 and Men’s 32:17 Ian Habgood 2012



Undulating course with no long or large hills – total ascent is 285 feet. Click on the image to enlarge it.

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