RISE 8K Undercliff Run for Women 2017

Brighton, East Sussex
Sunday, 08 October 2017

Transport & Parking – plan to arrive on site at least half an hour before the start time

By rail:  The nearest BR station is Brighton or Newhaven. Please check for ‘Engineering Works’ on the Southern Rail network. It will be a bus or taxi ride from the Stations.

By bus:  From Brighton or Newhaven stations, Churchill Sq and the Sealife Centre the No. 12 bus goes along the A259 getting off at Longridge Avenue, Saltdean.  Further bus routes 14 & 27 – times & information can be found at www.buses.co.uk

By Bicycle : We will have a bike rack available  for all those who want to cycle.... please bring your own lock.

By car: Make your way to the Saltdean Lido on the A259 between Rottingdean and Peacehaven BN2 8SQ

Parking: There are free car parks in Saltdean Park Road, on the north side of the A259 (turning down beside the Lido).  There is safe access to the beach/start via an underpass by the Lido, 10 min walk to the Start.


Toilets are available at the top of the beach opp the junction of Saltdean Park Road, 100m from the start. Portaloos will be at the Start, and Route toilets are at Rottingdean and Ovingdean.

The Start

Make your way to the Undercliff via the tunnel below the Whitecliffs Café, Saltdean. With the sea in front of you, turn left, facing eastward, the start is a short walk; there will be signage.   Please bring your own water, although we will have some for you.

The Run

The 1K run for 10yr old girls will start soon after 10am.  The 8K run will start after the girls return and finish... approx 10:18am In addition to your timing chip there will be a clock at the start gate.  Recorded times will be available from the organisers on the RISE website after the event. www.riseuk.org.uk .   Warm up will start at 9.50am.


The 8K route goes almost to Brighton Marina along the Undercliff and then return back to Saltdean. The 1K route goes almost to Rottingdean and back.   Water will be available at Ovingdean and at the Marina turn. There will be water at the finish.   Listen out for the Sussex Steel band near the halfway point, and Silver Sounds Samba band just before the finish.
In the meantime, please send any questions you have via email to Julie or Fiona at  Fundraising

Contact Details

  • Tel: 01273 622828 ext 231
    Email : fundraising@riseuk.org.uk
    Facebook : www.facebook.com/riseuk
    Twitter : www.twitter.com/riseuk 

Payment Instructions

  • Credit & Debit Cards
    VISA & Mastercard only

    Online fundraising with Just Giving -  just click here
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