About the Race

Course Details





Green Belt Way

Links and Sponsors

The organising committee are grateful for the continued support of our sponsors.

The Stragglers Running Club founded and organise the Green Belt Relay. 

Founded in 1981, the club currently has over 500 paid up members, of whom about 100 regularly run on the club's main night, in Kingston on Thursdays. 

For details on all club nights, events and competitions, please visit www.stragglers.org






Here are some of the people and organisations that make the Green Belt Relay possible. Without permission to use their services and facilities we could not run the race. Please help to ensure that we are welcome back in future years.

         Hawker Leisure

         Hampton Court Palace

         National Trust at Boxhill, Ranmore Common, the River Wey Navigation, and Hughenden Manor

         British Legion at Ripley

         Epping Forest

         The Corporation of London

         All About Weybridge Website

         Surrey County Council at West Hanger

         Reigate Hill Golf Club

         Darent Valley Golf Club

         Belhus Park Golf Club

         Belhus Park Wardens

         Lea Valley Park

         Little Marlow Parish Council

         Little Marlow Cricket Club

         Great Kingshill Cricket Club

         Great Kingshill Village Hall

         Amersham Cricket Club

         Hughenden Valley Parish Council

         Two Brewers Chipperfield

         Eton College Boat Club

         Windsor Police

         Windsor & Maidenhead Borough Council

         Kingston Borough Council

         Elmbridge Borough Council

         St. Albans Borough Council

         Westminster Lodge Leisure at St Albans

         Spelthorne Borough Council

         Emmetís Farm Shop, Wilton Farm, Little Marlow

         Latimer Park Estate

         Thames Chase

         Davy Down Warden

         Commons Woods at Welwyn

         Essex Way Relay Organisers

         Lullingstone Park Visitor's Centre

         Surrey County Council, Countryside and Heritage Division

         Old Ship PH at Tatsfield

         Kings Head PH at Little Marlow

         Queens Head PH at Little Marlow

         Leather Bottle PH at Blackmore

         Blackmore Parish Council

         Joan's Cafe at Dobbs Weir

         Fish & Eels at Dobbs Weir

         Anchor Public House at Pyrford Lock

         Dartford Borough Council

         The Countryside Commission



         Links to clubs who have taken part in GBR.

         Beckenham Running Club

         Brighton & Hove AC

         British Airways Athletics Club

         City of Bath AC

         Clapham Chasers

         Cranleigh Hare & Tortoise

         Elmbridge Road Runners

         Epsom & Ewell Harriers

         Dulwich Runners A.C.

         Dulwich Park Runners

         Ealing Eagles

         Flanders Running Club

         Golden Joggers

         Grange Farm & Dumnow Runners

         Hamworthy Harriers

         Havering 90 Joggers

         London Front Runners


         Mornington Chasers

         North Norfolk Beach Runners


         Poole Runners

         Ranelagh Harriers

         Reading Road Runners

         Reigate Priory AC

         Sandhurst Joggers


         South London Harriers

         Stock Exchange AC

         Striders of Croydon

         Thames Hare & Hounds

         Thrift Green Trotters

         Tiptree Road Runners

         West 4 Harriers

         Wissahickon Wanderers

         26.2 Road Running Club

Other Long-Distance Relay Races Similar events held in the UK and USA

         Essex Way Relay

         Welsh Castles

         Round Norfolk Relay

         The Wild West Relay (Colorado, USA) - 195 miles over 36 stages