EERR's Mid-summer 5k

EERR's Mid-summer 5k

East End Road Runners held its annual Midsummer 5k in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park on Wednesday 23 June 2021. The event was part of an inter-club competition of running clubs based in East London and Essex known as East London fiVe Interclub Series (ELVIS).

It was a great success with over 380 runners crossing the finishing line.

What others said about our race in 2021

“Excellent race. Much appreciated in these difficult times.”
“Superbly organised and marshalled as always.”
“Great encouragement all the way around.”

“What a fantastic, fun and well-organised event! Great course and wonderful volunteers.



Category Winner name Club
1st overall Paul Grange Ilford AC
2nd overall David Jordan East London Runners
3rd overall Gary Towers Eton Manor AC
Vet 40 Paul Quinton East London Runner
Vet 50 Stephen Philcox Ilford AC
Vet 60 Terry Knightley Ilford AC
Vet 70 Bob Jousiffe Orion Harriers



Category Winner Name Club
1st overall Jennifer Heymann Eton Manor AC
2nd overall Sameena Ahmed Ilford AC
3rd overall Natalie Elizabeth Beadle Belgrave Harriers
Vet 40 Caroline Frith East London Runners
Vet 50 Anna Louis Orion Harriers
Vet 60 Christine Kennedy Orion Harriers
Vet 70 N/A (None in category) N/A

Race Photos

Photography at the event was provided by the excellent Ilyas Ayub Photography Photos of runners and volunteers can be viewed here and here.

  • A Group Photo of EERR in 2021 at the Olympic Park
  • Runners at EERR's Mid-summer 5k
  • Runners at EERR's Mid-summer 5k