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BMF Junior 5K


The BMF Junior races are a great way to get the whole family involved in Bournemouth Marathon Festival weekend. Runners aged 11-18 will run in the Junior 5K.
  • Saturday 5th October 2019
  • Start: at 2:30pm
  • For ages 11-18
Standard Entry
£ 12.00 per person
Club Entry
£ 11.00 per person
Charity entry
Price varies click below for more info
Group entry
Price varies click below for more info
  • Great family friendly event, well marked course, perfect for both the first timer and seasoned pro

  • @RunBournemouth you did a great job. Fab organisation. Stunning scenery. Inspiring to see so many different people loving their running!

    Naomi Johns
  • @RunBournemouth fantastic event, many good causes, well done all runners. Superb marshalling and warm encouraging supporters.

  • Crowds and marshals were the best I've ever seen today, well done to everyone involved, fantastic! Water station crews amazing as welll.

    Andrea Ellwood

Junior 5K Route – Starting at 2.30pm

Starting on Bournemouth Prom and finishing near the Bournemouth Marathon Festival Hub in the Lower Gardens, this beautiful coastal route takes in the Bournemouth Pier. It’s a great race for kids of all ages.
BMF Junior 5K route
BMF Junior 5K


  • Wicking finisher’s t-shirt
  • Accurate chip timing
  • Great finisher’s medal
  • Race recovery pack
  • Keyring
  • Fantastic running experience

BMF Junior Schools Competition

Sign up for one of the BMF Junior Races and your school could be in with the chance of winning £150 worth of sport equipment for your school!

This is a fantastic opportunity for children of all ages and abilities to get fit and run as part of a team while representing their school. The BMF Junior Schools Competition aims to recognise and reward the increased efforts of schools who encourage kids to get active throughout Bournemouth and the South of England.More info


Since the event launched in 2013, Bournemouth Marathon Festival runners have raised an astonishing £1.5 million for hundreds of amazing charities. If you’re looking for a reason to become a future BMF charity runner, then look no further! The Official Bournemouth Marathon Festival Charity is Macmillan Cancer Support.Run for Charity
Get the whole family involved in BMF!

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