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Find out about and enter the "Baltonsborough Five" and associated road races

Important - please see our Covid Update page for the most up-to-date information on this year's races.

News Flash - March 2022 - We are delighted to announce that the "Baltonsborough Five" has been selected to be part of the "Somerset Series" from now on. More details on this competition can be found here.

Somerset's annual Baltonsborough Five Mile Road Race will next take place at 11 a.m. on Monday 29 August 2022 (Bank Holiday Monday).


In addition to the main five mile race, there will also be a combined 1.5 mile fun run and 1.5 mile junior race.


After the races, at the annual Baltonsborough Show, we shall again be holding a children's "Rainbow Run" at 4 p.m. on the main field, during which participants will be showered with powder paint at various points along the course.


On Sunday 18 December 2022 we shall again be holding Baltonsborough's charity "Christmas Pudding" race over the same course as the Five Mile Road Race. All profits raised will go to charity, and all participants (who are encouraged to wear fancy dress) will receive a Christmas pudding.


From this site you can: find out more about each race and the prizes available; print out a race application form/make an online application; check maps showing the starting point and race routes; see photos from the race; check race results; and find contact details for the race organiser.