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Beach Race
Race The Tide

Welcome to Beach Race - Race The Tide! A running race which is actually on the beach!

Bournemouth Beach Race - Race The Tide is back in 2019 with a Summer and Winter Edition! The event is a low tide beach run along the beautiful shoreline of Bournemouth Beach heading out towards Sandbanks Beach. You start and finish on the west side of the pier. Both 5km and 10km distances are available to enter. The groynes will slow you down which is all part of the fun.

Entries Open!

Location
Pier Approach, Bournemouth, BH2 5AA

Dates
Summer Edition - Sun 21st July 2019
Winter Edition - Sun 20th October 2019

Time
Runs start from;
Summer Edition - 07:30
Winter Edition - 09:00

Distances
5km and 10km

Event Updates
2019 events go live soon!

Chip Timed

Chip timed with an SMS text with your finishing time.

Custom Medal & Event T-shirt

An awesome medal and a pretty cool T-shirt.

(T-shirt option is not available on late entries from midnight Sun 9th Dec 2018)

Free Photos

Got a race face? Show it off to your friends with downloadable photos after the event.

Post Race Snacks

Water, sweets and bananas waiting for you at the finish.

What is beach running?

Beach running events are very popular in countries such as the US and Australia. When the tide is at its lowest there is a stretch of hard pack sand which is perfect to run on. Have more questions? Check out our FAQ section, by clicking on the link below.

FAQ's

Enter a team!

Why not enter a team? It could be some work mates or your best buddies! Save 10% by entering a team of 4 in the same transaction and use the code BEACHRACE_TEAM.

Enter your Team

What is beach running?

Beach running events are very popular in countries such as the US and Australia. When the tide is at its lowest there is a stretch of hard pack sand which is perfect to run on. Have more questions? Check out our FAQ section, by clicking on the link below.