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Flitton Potato Race 2017

Sunday, 11 June 2017 from 12:00 to 16:00 (BST)

Flitton Potato Race 2017

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Adult Individual Mile - Male - 20kg
Must be aged 16+.
31 May 2017 £15.00 £0.00
Adult Individual Mile - Female - 10kg
Must be aged 16+.
31 May 2017 £15.00 £0.00
Adult Relay - All Male or mixed - 20kg
All team members must be aged 16+. Relay team of 4 runners.
31 May 2017 £50.00 £0.00
Adult Relay - All Female - 10kg
All team members must be 16+. Relay team of 4 runners.
31 May 2017 £50.00 £0.00
Cadet Relay - 10kg in rucksack
10kg of potatoes to be carried in a single rucksack. Relay team of 4 runners.
31 May 2017 £24.00 £0.00
Youth Relay Team - 10-16 yrs
All team members must be aged between 10-16 years. If the youngest member of the team is aged 14+, the team carry 5kg. If the youngest member of the team is 10-13, the team carry 2kgs.
31 May 2017 £24.00 £0.00
Youth Individual - 5kg (ages 14-16) 31 May 2017 £6.00 £0.00
Youth Individual - 2kg (ages 10-13) 31 May 2017 £6.00 £0.00
Spud & Spoon (ages 0-9) 31 May 2017 £3.00 £0.00

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Event Details

Back by popular demand this is the only race of its kind in the country. Take the opportunity to run, walk or stagger a mile from Greenfield to The White Hart, pay for the privilege and raise money for charity, all at the same time!

Choose your weight - 20, 10, 5 or 2kg for individuals, depending on age. For children and toddlers there are spud and spoon races, Tatties In A Bucket and Design A Potato Head competitions! Prizes and trophies, plus medals for all! Timings are approx midday to 13:00, in time for lunch & prizes.

All profits to go to charities and local projects. We have a tradition of supporting a national charity as well as a ones closer to home. For 2017 our chosen charities are:

  • St John's Hospice (Sue Ryder, Moggerhanger)
  • Flitwick & Ampthill Sea Cadets
  • The Soldiers' Charity ABF
  • East Anglian Air Ambulance

Please note that each ticket price includes an Eventbrite booking fee and card processing fee. Find out more here.

 

FAQs

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

There will be very limited parking available outside of the road closures in Flitton and Greenfield. We advise that visitors do not bring cars to the event where possible.

 

Where can I contact the organisers with any questions?

Please email Simon at flittonpotatorace@hotmail.co.uk

 

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

No. When you make a purchase on this website the person named in the "Runner Name" field is person entitled to run the race.

 

Can I update my registration information?

To make any changes please email flittonpotatorace@hotmail.co.uk

 

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

We will have a list of all runners on the day but bringing your ticket may speed up your registration process.

 

What is the refund policy?

This is a charity event and previously have had no need to issue refunds. If you would like to cancel your registration please email flittonpotatorace@hotmail.co.uk

 

The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?

Please ensure that the Runner Name field is completed. The person named in the "Runner Name" field is person entitled to run the race. This does not need to be the same person as the bill payer.

Do you have questions about Flitton Potato Race 2017? Contact the organiser

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When & Where


High Street
Flitton
Bedfordshire
MK45 5EJ Bedford
United Kingdom

Sunday, 11 June 2017 from 12:00 to 16:00 (BST)


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