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The courses

Routes are moderately challenging and ideal for all ages and fitness levels.

The surface varies between tarmac, concrete and grass track. Depending on the weather, the course could be muddy in parts.

Both the 3k and 5k courses are suitable for off-road pushchairs and those who want to walk the course.

The 10k course is for runners and is not suitable for walkers.

Friends and family are very welcome to come along to encourage you around the course.

The start and finish lines are in the south of Knole Park, close to Mast Head Gate. Please do not park close to this location. See the 'Getting to the event' section below.

View a map of the courses and the start and finish line


There will be secure storage on site for entrants to leave their baggage.

Water will be available on the finish line and at a water stop for 10k and 5k runners.

The event will be fully signed and marshalled with first aid cover.


Dogs on leads are welcome with both spectators and participants.

Photographs and filming

A professional photographer, Council staff and event volunteers may take photos and videos on the day of the event.

We are proposing to photograph everyone as they cross the finishing line. These photos will be available on this website in the days after the event at a cost of £6 each. All profits will go to the Sevenoaks Area Dementia Friendly Community charity.

If you do not want to be photographed or videoed, please speak with a member or staff or an event volunteer.

Event timings

You will need to register on the event day to collect your bib number. The registration desk will be open from 9.30am.

The start times are:

  • 10k route – 10.45am
  • 5k route – 10.50am
  • 3k route – 10.55am

Getting to the event

This event is taking place in the grounds of Knole Park, Sevenoaks TN15 0RP.

Arriving by car

You can park in Sevenoaks District Council’s Sevenoaks Town Car Park, which is a short walk from Knole Park.

Other Council car parks are available nearby. View Council car park locations and charges.

Parking in Knole park is reserved exclusively for members and paying visitors to Knole house and will not be available for people taking part in this event.

Please do not park on any of the roads around Knole Park. Parking in these roads could restrict access to emergency vehicles. Parking restrictions are in place in these roads and you risk receiving a parking ticket.

Arriving by train

The nearest station is Sevenoaks, which is 1½ miles away, on the Southeastern and Thameslink lines.

Arriving by bus

Sevenoaks bus station is about ¼ mile from the edge of Knole Park. Follow pedestrian signposts from the High Street.