The Medway Mile 2024

Next Race: 12/07/2024

Medway Park, Mill Road, Gillingham. Kent ME7 1HF

The Medway Mile returns for 2024 to Medway Park, Gillingham.

Sign up today and register for your free event Medway Mile souvenir T-Shirt and enjoy the fun of one of the biggest community sporting events in Medway.  This year’s event will take place in and around Medway Park on Friday, 12 July, and will be themed on the Olympic Games.

The event will have all the free family fun you’ve come to expect at the Medway Mile - free sports activities showcasing local sports, children's races on the Medway Park athletics track, food and entertainment and a mass participation mile.

This year’s new route mass mile route will take place on the surrounding roads and provide an exciting race finish on the Medway Park athletics track.

The competitive adult race this year, we are linking in with Medway and Maidstone Athletics Club to stage a series of showpiece Mile races on the Medway Park track.

Time

 Schedule

5pm 

Event Opens  

5pm - 6.30pm

Aquatic taster activities from 5pm to 6.30pm in Medway Park swimming pool – must be prebooked

All other activities open from 5pm to 9pm (stopping for mass mile)

5.15pm 

Children's Fun Races

6.00pm 

The Official Mascot Race, watch the mascots compete for glory

6.15pm 

New Invitational mixed relay event, in partnership with local run groups

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6.30pm

Licensed Elite Track Races, in partnership with Medway &  Maidstone Athletics Club 

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7.15pm

Join Medway Sport for the fun Mass Warm Up 

7.45pm

The Medway Mile 2024, this is for everyone, all abilities walk, jog or run

9pm

Event Closes

Club partners so far.... providing fun taster sessions for all the family to participate

Medway & Maidstone Athletics Club, Tornadoes Korfball Club, Anchorians Football Club, Olympia Boxing Club, KLS Active, Busy Bodies, Kent Crusaders Basketball, Hollywood bowling, Wigmore cycling Club, Caterpillar Dance, Invicta Dynamics Ice Hockey, Medway Rugby Club, Medway Park Judo, Medway Dragons Rugby, Ninja Warriors, Meapa Gymnastics, Assasins Roller Hockey and much more....

If you are interested in getting involved please contact the team at Medway Sport medwaysport@medway.gov.uk 

Extra Activities favourites included.......

Medway Sport fitness and gym team, Facepainting, Medway Sport Inflatable and Toddler zone.

Entertainment

Circus Performer, Break dancing,Gymnastics and more....

If you are interested in getting involved please contact the team at Medway Sport medwaysport@medway.gov.uk 

Catering Partners for the event.......

Scoff n Sip Ice Cream Truck, Rustic Pizza Ovens, Gurkha Fire, Pasta Rasta, Cafe 4U

If you are interested in getting involved please contact the team at Medway Sport medwaysport@medway.gov.uk 

Photographic support (including those on this website)

Credit Rachel Evans @Good Evans Photography

The Medway Mile 2024 Medway Sport

  • 12/07/2024, 17:00 - 21:00

    The Medway Mile 2024 (Gillingham)

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Location

Directions

We would encourage public transports links to this event

Gillingham Train Station

Arriva Bus Medway 

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