Entry Information

Entry Information

Entry Information

When entering, please be sure to select the correct race – either the Dorking Ten which is 10 miles, or The Cockerel which is 10kms.  Every year people enter, and sometimes run, the wrong race – please try not to!

If entering a Team Name in the 10 mile race, please ensure each team member enters exactly the same team name, including any capitalisation, plurals etc.

Results for 2024 race now available here

Start Times

Race start at 09:00 for the Ten Mile and at 09:40 for the 10K race. Wheelchair racers will be set off 5 minutes earlier for both races.

Entry Details:

  • Runners must be over 17 years of age on race day to run the Ten Mile race and 15 years for the Cockerel 10K race
  • Entry fees for 2024 are £22.00, or if UKA affiliated £20.00 (£2 discount)
  • All entrants prior to 10th May will have their race number posted to them. The race chip timing device is part of this number so please do not misplace it
  • Entries received after that date will collect numbers on the day from Race HQ
  • If space permits, entries on the day will be £30.00 cash or card
  • Directions can be found here and course details here
  • There will be a Cut-Off in the 10 Mile race where runners who arrive at the 3.5 mile point after 45 minutes will be removed from the race and advised to follow the 10K route back to the Race HQ. They will not receive a time for either race.



  • This is not a closed road event and therefore the use of headphones of any type (including bone conduction) during the race is banned for safety reasons. Anyone seen breaking this rule will be disqualified.
  • Runners may not run with dogs and must not be accompanied by cyclists.


What's included

  • Medal for all finishers made from responsibly sourced material.  No T-shirts this year to reduce our carbon footprint and reduce entry fees!!
  • Cash prizes and trophies for first 3 men and first 3 women in the 10 Mile and 10k
  • Medals for first 3 finishers in age groups
  • Spot prizes will be awarded at random
  • Mile/km markers, full support medical service
  • Water stations along the route and also available at the finish
  • Full race information and results service
  • Chip timing


For any queries on entries, contact Jacqui Cooper on entries.dorking10s@dmvac.org