Entries pass 400 for popular race

Competitors set off in the 2013 staging of the Hastings Runners Five-Mile Race
Competitors set off in the 2013 staging of the Hastings Runners Five-Mile Race

Entries have passed the 400 mark for the Hastings Runners Five-Mile Race tomorrow (Sunday) morning.

The ninth running of the popular annual event will get underway from 10.30am outside Hastings Town Hall. Runners will then head out onto the promenade before returning to the town hall for the finish.

Entries will be available on the day from 8.30am in the town hall for anyone who hasn’t yet signed up. Race director Tony Demarco said: “We very much hope that the weather will be kind to us.”