Weston Prom Run

Organised by Weston Athletic Club

Weston Prom Run


The race HQ is at the Bay Cafe in the Tropicana, Marine Parade, W-s-M, BS23 1BE. Please use the pedestrian crossings when crossing Beach Road. Parking is available along Marine Parade at a cost of £1.50 after 6pm.

  • 5 Mile Series - Click Here to enter online
  • 5 Mile Series - Click Here for a paper entry form. (Note this is for entry on the day only, we regret we won't be taking postal entries this year and to benefit from the early bird discount you will need to enter online)

Race Dates
  • Race 1: 20 September 2018
  • Race 2: 25 October 2018
  • Race 3: 15 November 2018
  • Race 4: 13 December 2018
  • Race 5: 17 January 2019
  • Race 6: 14 February 2019
  • Race 7: 14 March 2019 (Enter this race)
  • Race 8: 25 April 2019 (Enter this race)
  • Race 9: 23 May 2019 (Enter this race)

1 Mile Prom Run Series

The One Mile Prom Run Series will continue alongside the 2018-19 Five Mile Prom Series. Races start at 6.45pm.The minimum age for entry to the race is seven years of age and will be FREE to all competitors aged 16 and under. There will be a GBP 2.00 charge for all other entrants. The race is aimed at giving younger athletes (and older ones) the opportunity to run on the Weston prom under fully marshaled race conditions. Registration and number distribution will take place on the night of the run only from 6:00pm in the Bay Cafe (race HQ for the main race). A presentation will take place prior to the start of the 5 mile race at 7:30pm.

A link to previous month's 1 Mile Prom Runs are below.

September 2018 One Mile Prom Results
October 2018 One Mile Prom Results
November 2018 One Mile Prom Results
December 2018 One Mile Prom Results
January 2019 One Mile Prom Results
February 2019 One Mile Prom Results

5 Mile Prom Run Series

The Weston Prom Runs are an annual series of 9 five-mile races, held under ARC rules, covering two laps of the famous Weston-super-Mare promenade. Races start on the promenade near our new race HQ, the Bay Cafe in the Tropicana, Marine Parade, W-s-M, BS23 1BE. Start time is 7:30pm. Runners can enter the complete 9 race series and/or individual races. All standards of runner take part - so don't be put off if you are a new runner.


Refreshments and toilets are available at the Bay Cafe in the Tropicana, Marine Parade, W-s-M, BS23 1BE (Race HQ). This will also be the venue for the post race prize presentations. Large car parks are nearby. We regret that there are no changing or shower facilities available.

Entry Fees

GBP 27.00 for the whole 9 race series (or GBP 24.00 if you enter before 1st September) or GBP 6.00 for a single race (please add an extra GBP 2.00 if not ARC affiliated).


Spot prizes

Male: Senior Male, MV40, MV50 and MV60

Female: Senior Female, FV40, FV50 and FV60

Special memento to all runners who complete all 9 races in the series - New pair of running shoes for first overall Male & Female series winners
- Vouchers for the 2nd and 3rd overall Male & Female series winners
- Vouchers for category winners

The age category a runner belongs to for the Series is defined as their age as at date of first Series Race. E.g. Age as at 20th Sept 2018 for the 2018-19 Series.

Series Competition

Competitors please note that individual points are worked out from the best 6 of the first 8 races. April is the last race that will count for individual points. The 9th race (May) is excluded so that we can get the prizes out quicker on the final night.

You can see a running total of points for individuals here

Team Competition
Overall Team Results up to and incl. Feb 2019

All Teams:

  • If less than four runners (only 2 of each Male and Female in Mixed) compete in any individual race, then the score used for each of the missing team finishers is the total number of runners competing in that particular race.

  • The winner of each team category will be the team with the least number of points accumulated across all nine races in the Prom Run Series.

  • The Team prizes are worked out from all 9 races.

  • There are four team categories: Senior Male, Mixed, Male Vet and Female.

  • Teams must be entered no later than 25th October 2018.

  • Please use form to register for Team competition:Team Entry Form

    Important Note:

    Note that the race number system for the 2018-19 series will be the same as the last series. All competitors who enter the series will be issued with one number for the whole series. Runners must keep their number and re-use it in all races in the series. Runners who enter on the night must still go to Race HQ prior to the race start to collect their race number. All applicants can collect their numbers from the race HQ.

    Races / Results

    20 September 2018September Weston Prom Run Series (1 of 9)
    25 October 2018October Weston Prom Run Series (2 of 9)
    15 November 2018November Weston Prom Run Series (3 of 9)
    13 December 2018December Weston Prom Run Series (4 of 9)
    17 January 2019January Weston Prom Run Series (5 of 9)
    14 February 2019February Weston Prom Run Series (6 of 9)
    14 March 2019March Weston Prom Run Series (7 of 9)
    25 April 2019April Weston Prom Run Series (8 of 9)
    23 May 2019May Weston Prom Run Series (9 of 9)

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    Next Race Details

    Date: Thursday, 25 April 2019
    Start Time: 19:30

    Distance: 5 Miles
    Location: Weston-super-Mare, BS23 1BE
    Organised By: Weston Athletic Club [Weston AC]
    Governing Body: Association of Running Clubs

    Entry Limit: 0
    Entries Close: 01 January 2018
    Entry Form: Universal Entry Form

    Email Results Service: Click Here to get sent results via email

    Contact Details

    Race Director : Malcolm Gammon
    Contact Telephone : 01934 813340
    Contact Email : Email the Race Organiser
    Contact Address : Weston Athletic Club. PO Box 574. Weston-super-Mare. BS23 9HS

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    Race HQ Location

    Race HQ on the day is at the Bay Cafe in the Tropicana, Marine Parade, W-s-M, BS23 1BE.

    Race History

    2018-2019 | 2017-2018 | 2016-2017 | 2015-2016 | 2014-2015 | 2013-2014 | 2012-2013 | 2011-2012 | 2010-2011 | 2009-2010 | 2008-2009 | 2007-2008 | 2006-2007 | 2005-2006 | 2004-2005 | 2003-2004 | 2002-2003 | 2000-2001 | 2001-2002 |