Colchester Stampede 10k

Would you like a unique opportunity to run through the ground of Colchester Zoo?

What about free entry to explore the Zoo after you run?

Well now is your chance!

This 10k route starts in the Zoo itself taking in the main attractions, the closed road route then explores the local villages before returning through the Zoo. Following the race each runner will have complimentary access to the Zoo.

Mid and North East Essex Mind is the chosen charity for this event. Run for us and show your support for people living with a mental health problem.


When is it?

Sunday 14th May 2023

9am – 10.30am


Where is it?

Colchester Zoo, Maldon Road, Heckfordbridge, Colchester, Essex CO3 0SL


How much is it to register?

Registration for Colchester Stampede is £15 and we ask each participant to aim to raise £250 in sponsorship. 

Register now


Got your own place?

If you’ve registered yourself to take part in this event but would still like to fundraise for Mid and North East Essex Mind, you can!

Just get in touch to let us know and we’ll support you every step of the way.

Call 01206 764600 or email


We’re here to help

Our team will be on hand to support you throughout your fundraising journey with advice and support. Race organisers Run Through will be in touch with race day information and training tips.

Take part in this event and receive:

  • Complimentary entry to Colchester Zoo following the race
  • Complimentary running vest
  • Uniquely themed medal
  • Chip timing
  • Free event photos from Run Through
  • Post event goodies from the race organisers and ourselves
  • Fundraising support from the Mid and North East Essex Mind team.


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