a mainly off road race over undulating ground around the picturesque grounds of Grimsthorpe Castle, just north of Bourne on the A151 towards Colsterworth, there is also a 3k family fun run, free entry to grounds etc for competitors and their supporters, which has traditionally been held on August Bank Holiday Monday but now moved to its new date Sunday 16th September the 10K race starts at 11:00 and the 3k at 10:15
For further information see the entry form >>here<<
Online Entries for The Bourne Town Harriers Grimsthorpe Castle 10K and Fun Run on September 16th entries are open now >>here<<
This is a the same course as last year starting and finishing in front of the
New Bespoke Medal for 2018 see right>>>
A Few “Grimsthorpe 10K” Statistics
First organised in 1993 Arthur Short Grantham AC has ran every one
John Pike was first winner in 1993 and with 3 wins equals most prolific women's winners are Nicki Nealon who won in 1998 as Nicki Lee and lastly in 2007 as Nealon and Louise Day 2000.2001,2003 now a cyclist. There have been three Bourne Town Harriers winners Thomas Honniball in 2004 and Claire Steels in 2013 and Scott Taylor 2017.
The record number of finishers was 441 in 2010 and there was no race in 2012 due Grimsthorpe grounds being waterlogged.