A club based in the Worthing area for all those owning, enjoying or simply sharing
our interest in MG cars.
The South Downs Run
The South Downs Run is a scenic and non-competitive drive of about 70 miles along
the beautiful South Downs from Bury Hill to Eastbourne in Sussex. AllMG and Sprite
owners are welcome regardless of club affiliations.
The run continues to be very popular - over 220 cars are again expected so early
booking is essential to ensure your place.
Entries span the MG range from the earliest to the latest models. If the Run is
over subscribed we will operate a reserve list to fill any cancellations and notify
As last year, the run will start from Whiteways Roundabout, London Road, Bury Hill,
Nr Arundel, BN18 9FDbetween 08:30 and 11:00. Entrants will be given Tulip route
instructions at the start. Some 4 hours should be allowed for the journey as you
will be travelling at a leisurely pace in keeping with the traffic laws prevailing
along the route.
Entrants remain mainly on or in sight of the South Downs throughout the run. There are numerous places along the route that provide refreshments and facilities. The Western Lawns at the finish make a superb picnic site, with the attraction of a 1940s style big band playing all afternoon. The event finishes at 5 p.m. and the lawns are to be vacated by 6 p.m. Dogs are welcome - ‘Poop & Scoop’ laws apply on the lawns at Eastbourne and bins are provided. The entry fee, just £22, covers all organising costs, magnetic rally plaque, route instructions, programmes, finishers’ plaques, entertainment etc. Further information is available from SouthDownsRun@gmail.com
Click here for an interactive map of the start area.
Click here to see photographs from previous South Downs Runs.
Click here for an interactive map of the finish area.
Click here to enter the South Downs Run online and pay
Click here for a South Downs Run 2017 Entry Form in PDF format.