Reading Town Centre Santa Run returns on the 12th December 2021. Come and join us in the Forbury Gardens for a 5K festive Run through the centre of Reading, There is also a 1k family Mini Santa and Elf Run so everyone of any age or ability can join in.
1K Mini Santa & Elf Run – Parents and children can join in the mini Santa run which starts at 9.30am from the Forbury Gardens and passes through Market Place and Broad Street. there is a choice of Santa or Elf suits for participating Children.
5K Town Centre Santa Run – A great way to kick off the festive season, keep fit and raise funds for the designated charities, your own charity, or the local rotary charities. Walk, jog or run our exciting town centre route. Open to anyone over 11 years old. There are Santa suits and medals for all.
Reading Santa Run attracts hundreds of runners to Reading Town Centre every December. Come and join the festive fun starting and finishing at the Forbury Gardens. The route is 5K or just over three miles long. It runs through Market Place, Broad Street and through the Oracle shopping centre. It then takes the scenic paths along the Kennet before crossing the river to return to Reading via Chestnut Walk and the Oscar Wilde gates. Come and help us raise thousands for local charities.