St Clare Hospice 10K 2025

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Get ready, set and…go at the St Clare 10K!

The St Clare 10K is the perfect opportunity for you to limber up and support your local hospice in spring. Here you’ll be able to put your fitness through the paces at the hospice’s very own chip-timed Essex 10K road race.

Who can take part in the St Clare 10K?

We welcome people of all abilities to take part in this event, whether you are…

  • New to running and are looking to kickstart your fitness journey!
  • A fun runner looking to support St Clare Hospice.
  • A regular running club member looking to boost your training.
  • Looking to complete a 10K run before a marathon.
  • A wheelchair racer looking to get involved in a local 10K.

What does an entry to the St Clare 10K include?

  • The chance to take part in a UK Athletics Affiliated race.
  • Chipped time results.
  • Finisher’s medal.
  • A run you’ll certainly remember at this amazing atmospheric event.
  • Satisfaction of helping people who are in need of St Clare care, across West Essex and the East Herts borders.

Signing up for the St Clare 10K 2025

We’d like to say a huge thank you to everyone who took part in this year’s 10K event. Together your running and fundraising efforts raised over £34,000 for St Clare.

Registration for the 2025 St Clare 10k isn’t currently open. However, you can be the first to find out when it does by signing up to receive St Clare news. Click the button below to sign up.

Click here to sign up to receive news from St Clare

Sponsorship for the St Clare 10K

Go the extra mile by setting up a JustGiving fundraising page to gain sponsorship. This’ll also give your friends and family the opportunity to spur you on for this incredible challenge!

Plus, when you raise over £200, you’ll receive your very own personalised St Clare running vest to sport on the day.

How to set up a sponsorship fundraising page

Go to JustGiving and click ‘start fundraising’ to make your own online fundraising page. Set your target, and personalise your page to let people know about your challenge.

If you require assistance in setting up your fundraising page, please feel free to get in touch with our Fundraising team by emailing We are more than happy to help.


Frequently Asked Questions: St Clare 10K

What time does the 10K set off? The race begins at 10:30am, with our wheelchair racers heading off first with runners following shortly after.

Where does the race set off from? The race sets off and ends at St Clare Hospice, Hastingwood Road, Hastingwood, Essex. CM17 9JX.

Does it matter how long it takes me to complete the 10K? Not at all! We welcome runners of all abilities whether you’re a regular runner or completely new to running.

Although, if you have a competitive streak, you can view the top times for the St Clare 10K 2024 by clicking here.

Is their an age requirement for this event? Yes. Participants must be aged 15 years and older.

What do I need on the day? As the run takes place in April it may rain or shine. With this in mind, we recommend that you dress appropriately for the weather, make sure to bring along your comfiest pair of running shoes and a bottle of water to stay hydrated.

If you’re early into your running journey, you can browse our eBay shop to see if we’ve got any running shorts or running shoes that fit your style!

Is the course on or off road? The St Clare 10K is a road race, which takes place throughout the Hastingwood area on tarmac roads. 

Can I wear headphones during the race? To keep our 10K runners safe from traffic and other potential hazards, headphones are not permitted at this event.

Is this event accessible? The St Clare 10K takes place both outside of St Clare Hospice in Hastingwood and throughout the Hastingwood area on tarmac roads.

The hospice has accessible parking spaces located outside of the main hospice building alongside 3 others based outside of the Taylor Centre car park.

The Hospice building is wheelchair accessible with access to assistive and disabled toilets. There is a hearing loop available on site. Currently, the hospice does not have a Changing Places toilet.

The event village including the refreshments and toilets will be held on the grass field next to the hospice, please note this ground may be uneven.

If you have accessibility needs that we can support you with, please get in touch with

Have another question we haven’t answered yet? Get in touch with Jo Hotten by emailing or calling 01279 773750.