Running is popular in Dorking and the area provides diverse running routes to explore.
The Bacchus Marathon and Half Marathon runs every year. The Bacchus festival is unique in the UK. Held just before the grape harvest in September, entrants are invited to sample Denbies award winning wine as they run or walk the event. The course follows paths and bridleways through the spectacular North Downs.
The Dorking and Mole Valley Athletics Club is a friendly club which caters for all ages and abilities, from 10 to Veteran and covers both athletics and field events.