Please see News page for summary of training in coming week, races in next couple of weeks and social events as well as News on past events 

Click on buttons above for Sussex Grand Prix, cross country events or combined list of races we support over next few months including Sussex Grand Prix and cross country plus some other events. The lists include links to entry and links to results of previous events. The Results tab gives results for Uckfield Runners.

A general overview is set out below

Races we are organising / involved in

Dan't Run 3 September 2017 (Off road 5k adults 2.5k children: fund raise event not a race)3 September 2017 'Dan's Run'.  This is a fundraising event at Newplace Park, Framfield followed by tea/cakes etc in a barn.  This is to raise monies for one of our runners Kim Burgess whose husband Dan was recently killed in a road accident.  This is a social run not a race (no results will be recorded).  There is a 5k run and a 2.5k run for children at 9am.  Entry is £5 for adults and £2.50 for children.  All monies raised will go to Kim.  To download a entry form click here, it is a Word document please complete and email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Payment is made by transfer to the club account.  You can also enter on the day.  Please encourage friends and family to come along.  For those wishing to do a longer run there will be an 'optional extra' running off road from Buxted to Newplace first and back to Buxted afterwards, the route is 3.65 miles or 4.5 miles each way depending on which route we take, we can agree this on the day.          

Weald Challenge Races 28 May 2017 (Off road half marathon and 50k ultra run along Wealdway and Vanguard Way) (2018 date to be arranged)

The Weald Challenge Trail Races are organised by Uckfield Runners in conjunction with Trail Running Sussex. The Race Director is Stuart Mills, who is an England Athletics licenced official with many years experience as race director of the popular Kings Head Canter 5K race that takes place each August Bank Holiday Monday. 

Both races start and finish in the village of Chiddingly and encompass the surrounding beauty of the Sussex countryside en route. The courses are approximately 85% - 90% off-road. Start times are Ulta Run 8am and half marathon 9.15am

The race limits are half marathan 150 (time limit 5 hours) and 50k ultra run 100 (time limit 8 hours). Race entries close when the limit is reached so early entry is recommended.

For full details and entry click here for Trail Running Sussex

New place Farm Cross country 18 December 2016 5 mile race 3 of 6 of the East Sussex Cross Country League.  2017 is our break year so the event will be back in 2018 (the cross country league consists of 6 races out of 8 courses)  

cross countryPump Lane, Framfield, Nr Uckfield, East Sussex, TN22 5RH Map. 11am start. Enter on the day (unless you have pre entered all 6 cross country races) £3 if attached, £5 is not attached: minimum age 17year. Junior race (about 1mile) 10.30 am Free it attached (ie have England Athletics race registration number), £2 if not.
The course is 5 miles of undulating Farmland. There are no substantial hills. It is all off road, it is suitable for spikes (there are two crossing of tarmac farm roads).

Uckfield Lions 10k 09 July 2017 (Off road)  2018 date to be arranged
From 2015 we have assisted in organising this event with Uckfield Lions. Results.

Races we participate in
For those members who do wish to compete the two main events we participate in as a club are the Sussex Grand Prix and the East Sussex Sunday Cross Country league.

Sussex Grand Prix 
The Sussex Grand Prix consists mainly of road races from 4 to 20 miles (there are 2 off road events). You score based on the best eight performances from about 20 races. There are both team and individual placings at the end of the year. For list of events Click here

East Sussex Sunday Cross Country League 
The East Sussex cross country league consist of six cross country races all of about 5 miles. We have competed as a combined team with Heathfield Runners since 2002/03. The team has always finished in the top 4 with our best result being the 2004/05 season which we won. We were third in 2014/15 and fourth in 2015/16. A team consists of ten men and five ladies so we are always looking for members who don’t mind a bit of mud. For cross-country events click here

Other events
Members compete in various other events off road and on road, from 5k to full marathons including the Steyning Stinger, London, Paris, Rome, and Beachy Head Marathons. For a combined list of events click here

Our events sometimes include week ends away. Events have included the Barcelona Marathon, Fort William Marathon, Paris Marathon and Isle of Wight Fell runs.