The raffle prizes list is now available. Two Night Coastal Break for Two at the 4* Haven Hotel, Sandbanks Two Pancakes and two coffees every month for a year – Olney Pancake Parlour £100 meal voucher – Cowpers Oak, Weston Underwood Please see the raffle page for the...
The race has been run, and we have a winner... Well done to Katie Godof for winning this year's race. Katie completed the course in a good 66 seconds. The winner from Liberal, Kansas was Whitney Hay in a time of 69 seconds. This means Olney won the International race...
The raffle prizes list is now available. Two Night Luxury Cotswolds Break with Dinner for Two at the at 5* Ellenborough Park £150 Meal voucher from the Swan Inn Meal for four at the Cherry Tree in Olney Please see the raffle page for the full list of 25 wonderful...
73rd Annual Pancake Race against Liberal, Kansas
This is the 75th race of the new era since the event was re-established in 1948, and the 73rd race against Liberal, Kanses, USA.
Ladies of Olney only
Be part of history
This is an historic event that takes place every year in Olney, open only to the female residents of Olney who are 18 and over, and resident in the town for at least three months, or who work in Olney.
The event supposedly has been in existance for over 550 years, having first taken place after 1445. Please see the history pages for more details on how the event came into existance, and how it was resurrected after WW2.
Time remaining before the bell rings
Highlights from Past Races and Events
Please click on the link or menu item to see a gallery of previous races..
This gallery is not extensive, but will be expanded over time. Unfortunately the childrens races are not in the gallery due to GDPR regulations, but it is hoped this will be possible in future.