Event Info



Race Date: TBA

Location: The Saltford Sports and Social Club Ground, behind the Saltford Community Hall, Wedmore Road, Saltford, Bristol.

Postcode: BS31 3BY.

Registration: TBA


For those who are interested in taking part but have not run recently (never), you might find our training programme helpful, this comes in two parts.

This programme is designed to take you from non-runner to ‘race fit’ in under 12 weeks. If in doubt please seek the advice of a medical professional.

Part 1. 11-week training schedule.

Download Here

Part 2. Simple race warm-up exercises.

Download Here



Young Adults Santa Dash (12-16 yrs)

Five-mile course.

It is mandatory that runners in this category are accompanied throughout the race by an adult.

Entry Fee £10 (incl. Santa suit and medal).

We would like to encourage all runners to enter into the festive spirit of this event. For this reason, the wearing of Santa outfits is obligatory. The cost of the outfits is included in the entry fee.


Adults Santa Dash (for 16 years and over)

Five Miles course.

Starts at 11 am.

Entry Fee £14 (incl. Santa outfit and medal)


5-mile course information

Starting and finishing at the sports ground, behind Saltford Community Hall, the run takes a figure-of-eight route through the lanes between Saltford and Keynsham.

The race sets off from point A. The out route is marked by the yellow arrows and the return route by green arrows to the finish at point B.


  • Hot drinks.
  • Light refreshments.
  • Warm up exercises.
  • Supervised indoor storage for personal belongings.
  • Toilets.
  • Festive entertainment to be announced.

Car Parking:

Please walk or use public transport wherever possible as parking is very limited.

Dash organiser: Paul Goddard

E mail: saltfordsantadash@gmail.com

Important Information

A “participant’s brief” and dash run number will be sent, for all runners listed on your form. We will start sending these out during October (anticipated delivery within 28 days of receipt of application). Dash run numbers MUST be worn on the day. A detachable ticket on the bottom of your dash run number will enable you to collect your Santa/Mini Santa outfit(s) prior to the event from one of the designated collection points.

If you have chosen to pay another way then your booking will not be confirmed until payment is received, your options are:

Bank Transfer – Details:

BACS payment to Acc No 93111792 Code 20.75.01 for all the entrants:

*Entrant fees for Mini Run and Santa Dash may be included in one payment

Please email us with confirmation/payment reference numbers.

Personal Cheque – Details:

Cheque, made payable to Saltford Santa Dash

Address to send to. Entrants SSD, 6 Banwell Close, Keynsham, Bristol, BS31 1JX

If you have any questions please reply to this email.  ssd.entrants@gmail.com 

Additional Information

  • Delivery of your ‘Dash’ numbers with the tear-off slip for collecting your Santa suits will commence at the end of October, for all those that have paid their entry fees and will continue until the closing date on 23rd November.  An email will be sent re the collection points, this is also available on our website.
  • The wearing of your ‘Dash’ number is compulsory during the event, please note your emergency contact name and number on the reverse.

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