11am Sun 21 May 2017 (view results / view photos)

In its 6th year the event is a testing 10 mile route on the local training area, watch out for the obstacles/stream crossing. Located at Colchester Garrison in Essex.

  • Open to civilians and military
  • Prizes for 1st Male/Female, Male V50/Female V40, Team and U19 TAB in each race

PARAS'2 for Kids

Young runner dousing himself with water

This is a 2 mile fun run for children aged between 8 and 14 years of age. There is no timing, however each participant will receive a memento of their run. There are also trophies for boys and girls in these age groups 8-10, 11/12, 13/14.

Entries must be made online before the day and cost £10. All children must be accompanied by an adult (who gets to run for free!).

The event is sponsored by Roodsafe.

Race Day Information

Admin Instructions (PDF)


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2011 Event Photos


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  • Essex & Suffolk Water
Fighting Fit Junior Trophy for U19s Parachute Regiment