Weston Prom Run

Organised by Weston Athletic Club

Weston Prom Run


Online entry for the 34th Weston AC Prom Run Series is now open.


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 Team Entries - Teams must be entered no later than 20th October 2016. Enter teams via paper entry form Here
    Once completed, please hand to a member of the Weston AC administration staff at Race HQ.

  • 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: 22 September 2016

  • Race 2: 20 October 2016

  • Race 3: 24 November 2016

  • Race 4: 22 December 2016

  • Race 5: 19 January 2017

  • Race 6: 16 February 2017

  • Race 7: 23 March 2017

  • Race 8: 20 April 2017

  • Race 9: 18 May 2017

  • 1 Mile Prom Run Series

    The One Mile Prom Run Series will continue alongside the 2016-17 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 this month's 1 Mile Prom Run is below.

    [ April 2017 One Mile Prom Results ]

    A link to previous month's 1 Mile Prom Run is below.

    [ March 2017 One Mile Prom Results ]

    A link to the full set of results for previous season's "One Mile Prom Run" series is below.

    [ Full Set of 2015-16 One Mile Prom Results (Excel Format) ]

    [ Summary of 2015-16 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 23.00 for the whole 9 race series (or GBP 20.00 if you enter before 1st September) or GBP 4.00 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

    Team: Male, Male Vet & Female series winners. Team prizes presented at the May race

    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

    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. However the Team prizes are worked out from all 9 races.


    There are three team categories, Senior Male, Male Vet and Female. A senior male team can contain Male Vet runners but not vice versa. Female team members can be in any age category. Please refer to the entry form for more details about entering a team into the Prom Series. Team entries must be submitted on or before 20 October 2016.

    Click Here to view the latest 2016-2017 Prom Series Team Positions - up to April 2017(PDF Format).

    Click Here to view the 2016-2017 Prom Team Sheets (PDF Format).

    Click Here to view month by month 2016-2017 Prom Team results (PDF Format).

    Click Here to view last year's 2015-2016 Prom Team Results (PDF Format).

    Important Note: Please note that the race number system for the 2016-17 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. Numbers will be e-mailed to all runners prior to the race, all applicants can collect their numbers from the race HQ.

    Races / Results

    28 September 2017September Weston Prom Run 2017-2018 Series (1 of 4)
    26 October 2017October Weston Prom Run 2017-2018 Series (2 of 4)
    23 November 2017November Weston Prom Run 2017-2018 Series (3 of 4)
    14 December 2017December Weston Prom Run 2017-2018 Series (4 of 4)

    Race Sponsors


    Next Race Details

    Date: Thursday, 28 September 2017
    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: 28 September 2017
    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

    Race Location

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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

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