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JUN30
Registration Perks
Great British Cycling Festival

The Great British Cycling Festival is coming to Norfolk in June 2019 and is not only hosting the 2019 HSBC UK | National Road Championships, but youve also got the unique opportunity to ride in the wheel tracks of those elites riding for the British title by taking part in the National Championships Century. The National Championships Century will be a truly beautiful and exciting 100-mile closed road sportive of 2019.

For the first time in the championships history, the mens and womens races will be on the road simultaneously before both finishing in Norwich city centre with the womens race to reach its conclusion after the mens. This is all followed by you starting and finishing in Norwich City Centre and riding behind the championships, on the exact same route!

Youve got 100 miles of fully closed roads, 3 pit stops, the chance to challenge yourself on the elite course, and benefit from the support of the crowds who will gather to see the countrys best riders go head-to-head to claim the national champions jerseys. With live TV coverage you may even see yourself on TV!

The date for your diary is Sunday 30th June 2019. Entries are now open but very limited, so if you fancy joining us and the pros, enter now to avoid disappointment.

£35
Great British Cycling Festival
JUL6
Lord Mayor’s 5k City Centre Classic

Run over two laps of a traffic-free city centre course, this event was first staged on 1996 and now attracts the best quality field for a 5k road race in the east of England.

The Lord Mayors 5k immediately precedes the annual Lord Mayors Street Procession through the city centre of Norwich. It provides an opportunity to race on traffic-free streets in front of an enthusiastic crowd estimated to exceed 50,000. Those who have taken part in previous years tell us that the buzz and excitement generated by these spectators is quite unique.

£18
Lord Mayor’s 5k City Centre Classic
JUL6
Colour5K Norwich

Colour5k is one of the craziest fun runs you will ever experience and the aim is to have a good time. Every kilometre you will pass through a colour zone where,Colour Bandits' are waiting to shower you and your white t-shirt with 100% safe colour powder. As you go, the colours build, until by the end of the course you have become a masterpiece! There is one rule - you wear white at the start!

£10 - £60
Colour5K Norwich
JUL6
Colour 5k Norwich
Hoveton Hall Estate, East of England, United Kingdom

Colour 5K is a crazy fun run that anyone can take part in and enjoy. It's all about COLOUR! Every kilometre you run or walk, you pass through a Colour Zone and meet a bunch of enthusiastic Colour Bandits who will do there best to cover your nice clean white t-shirt with coloured powder.

At each kilometre, a new colour is added until you reach the finish line and join up with all the other runners for the grand finale, 'The Colour Extravaganza'. This is a great event to enjoy with family and friends. There's also a mini 1k colour fun run for kiddies and parents.

£16 - £60
Colour 5k Norwich
JUN26
Bungay Black Dog Summer Series Race 2

The three Summer Series 10 km races in 2019 will be held on 5th June, 26th June and 17th July 2019. These are held on a Wednesday evening at 19:30 and begin and finish at the Bungay Area Running Centre (BARC) near The Maltings, Ditchingham.

Runners can enter for 1, 2 or all 3 races (Bungay Black Dog Runners should enter 2 and help in 1). Runners who complete all 3 events will receive a memento.

£10 - £12
Bungay Black Dog Summer Series Race 2
JUN26
Bungay 10k – Race 2

The three Summer Series 10 km races are held on a Wednesday evening at 19:30 and begin and finish at the Bungay Area Running Centre (BARC) near The Maltings.

Runners can enter for 1, 2 or all 3 races (Bungay Black Dog Runners should enter 2 and help in 1). For runners who complete in all 3 events you will receive a memento.

£10 - £12
Bungay 10k – Race 2
JUN30
SwimRun Fritton Lake – Summer

SwimRun Fritton Lake is returning TWICE in 2018 after a sold out and very successful inaugural 2017 event. This Summer edition of the Swedish style tillo event embodies fun and team work with a healthy serving of mud under a Summer sky. Run trails through the privately owned Somerleyton Estate and plunge into the beautiful Fritton Lake on this rare opportunity to experience the pristine woodlands and beautiful views in areas not normally accessible to the public. If you prefer your SwimRun colder, wetter & muddier then why not check out our Autumn edition of this event?

In teams of two you will complete a 10km course comprised of 6 run sections and 5 swims. Each leg offering stunning views and varied terrain. Always within 10m of your team mate on the swim and 100m on the run you will share the experience, the fun, the beauty and the suffering as you race the pre-marked course alternating between running and swimming.

Running in your wetsuit/swimming kit and swimming in your trainers you will travel through beautiful unspoilt surroundings immersed (literally!) in nature.

The route totals approximately 1800m of open water swimming, entering and exiting at various locations along the lake. Together with approximately 8.2 km of mixed terrain running you will explore both sides of the lake and cross the Norfolk/Suffolk boundary many times.

£100
SwimRun Fritton Lake – Summer
JUN23
Diss Cyclathon

See the best of Norfolk and Suffolk in our sportive and visit the Cyclathon stands at the park. Visit nine lovely market towns in Norfolk and Suffolk on this sportive organised by Diss Cycling Club.

Cycling is a great thing to do as a family or as a group of friends and Diss CTC invite you to come and experience the joys of cycling in the locality.

£5 - £20
Diss Cyclathon
AUG7
Scottow Sundowner 5k

Looking to stretch the legs after a long day at work? Then why not take on the Scottow Sundowner 5k along this fast and flat road race around RAF Coltishall. The race is suitable for experienced runners and beginners alike - for the quickies its a chance to record a PB and for those who are new to races, a perfect first race.

£10 - £12
Scottow Sundowner 5k
AUG18
Tour de Broads - Summer

Welcome to the Tour de Broads cycle sportive. It is the regions biggest locally run and organized cycling event.

Our Summer event is part two of the Tour de Broads series that starts and finishes the cycling season. We again aim to make your day out an experience to remember with a festival atmosphere in the event villages. We have two venues, updated routes to take in more Broads and more Broads villages.

£5 - £25
Tour de Broads - Summer
JUN22
Bubble Rush - East Coast

The 5k course starts in a sea of bubbles and features four Bubble Stations along the route where our cannons pump out coloured foam to create a 4ft deep bubble bath. Every course is family friendly, so you can run, jog, walk, dance or toddle through the foam. Pushchairs and wheelchairs are more than welcome! Join us for the biggest, brightest, happiest and frothiest the East Coast has ever seen!

£7 - £18
Bubble Rush - East Coast
JUL7
Harling 10k

Entries for the Harling 10k 2019 are now open, with last year's event being a sell out and limited places available again this year please book early to avoid disappointme

£14 - £16
Harling 10k
AUG18
Fritton Lake 10k Marathon Swim Challenge

The 10km is fast becoming an iconic swim distance. We offer you the chance to take on this marathon challenge. Well provide the route and everything else you need, the rest is down to you!

Swimming 1000m and then making an Aussie exit you decide how to approach the challenge. Will you take it easy and enjoy a brief rest from swimming whilst enjoying the spectator support? Or, will you run straight through and plunge into the water for your next lap?

£36
Fritton Lake 10k Marathon Swim Challenge
SEP22
The Jolly Jaguars 10k

This fast and flat road race takes place around RAF Coltishall and is suitable for experienced runners and beginners alike - for the quickies its a chance to record a PB and for those who are new to races, a perfect first race.

The race is now held under UK Athletic Rules. The race now has a UKA License which means the results are now eligible for rankings. Accurately measured course.

Engraved trophies for leading runners and age category winners, and a quality bespoke medal for all finishers.

£13 - £15
The Jolly Jaguars 10k
SEP8
Evans Ride It - Norfolk Sportive

RIDE IT is a series of non-competitive cycle events taking place across the country and aimed at riders of all abilities. At every ride youll find a choice of fully waymarked routes, well stocked feed stations sponsored by High 5 Sports Nutrition, mechanical and sweeper van support if things go wrong, electronic chip timing to record your ride and a finishers medal waiting for you at the end.

£7.50
Evans Ride It - Norfolk Sportive
SEP1
Beccles & District Lions Club Fun Run

Thank you for considering taking part in our First Annual Fun Run.

As you may know, the Beccles Lions which is a Registered Charity, raise money to support a wide variety of local needs.

We regularly help local individuals such as those with disabilities who find it impossible to self fund special equipment which they require or indeed even able bodied local people who are struggling with their circumstances.

In addition we are always willing to hear from schools, hospitals, clubs and societies where we can give help which will benefit a wider number of both Children and Adults.

We hope that by organising this event, we will raise funds to enable us to help even more Local people who are less fortunate than ourselves.

$8 - $10
Beccles & District Lions Club Fun Run
JUL6
Holkham 10k

The sell-out Holkham 10k is back this year as part of a weekend of fantastic racing opportunities.

Tired of fast and flat and want to give yourself a personal best that gives you a challenge along the way? Its time to enter Holkham 10k.

The event is set within the grounds of the magnificent eighteenth-century Holkham Hall Estate. Runners can take in some of the stunning scenery of the Holkham Hall grounds. Theres a mixture of straights and bends throughout the course before heading towards the Holkham Forge. Once youve run past the iconic Obelisk you know youre on your way to that long-awaited red carpet finish.

The terrain is a mixture of tarmac roads and hard track paths on a single loop course. This undulating course is a challenge for all levels of runner.

£20 - £22
Holkham 10k
JUL6
Holkham 2.5K Dash

Holkham Hall Estate is the beautiful setting for the Outlaw Half Holkham and the 10k race as well as the fun 2.5k dash for children.

The Dash is a fun but challenging event for children up to the age of 15 years. Run on a tarmac surface this out and back route takes the runners to the stunning obelisk before running back to the carpeted finishing chute in front of Holkham Hall, with everybody collecting their finishers medal on the finish line.

The Holkham 2.5k Dash offers a great opportunity to get the kids involved, in what is a brilliant sporting weekend set within the beautiful grounds of Holkham Hall. Enter today as there are limited spaces available!

£8
Holkham 2.5K Dash
SEP8
Fritton Lake Big Swim

Towards the end of the summer swimming season every year we host a marvelous day of measured and timed open water swims at the beautiful Fritton lake. Situated within Fritton Lake Country Park, part of the Somerleyton Estate this is the ideal event to bring your supporters to. With plenty of opportunities to spectate, explore the woodland trails through the Country Park or simply relax, your friends and family are welcome to stay all day. With three distances to choose from, ranging from 1500m to 5km there is an event for everyone. Can't choose? Why not make a day of it and swim all three? With prizes for the top 3 swimmers taking on all events and a special package where you get entries to all 3 events for the price of 2 there's every reason to take on this challenge! Whatever your choice its always a fun and relaxed way to finish a Summer of swimming.

£11 - £21
Fritton Lake Big Swim
SEP8
Thetford Iceni 10k

A 10k out and back run from Thetford, in Norfolk, using the one of the oldest Roman roads in Britain, the Ickneild Way. Friendly 10k event in the heart of South Norfolk. A mix of road and trail running.

£18
Thetford Iceni 10k
SEP15
North Norfolk Triathlon
Wells-next-the-Sea, East of England, United Kingdom

North Norfolk's popular Triathlon held in Wells-next-the-Sea will be back in 2019 staged by the Wells Harbour Maritime Trust.

The start, transition and finish will all be based on the picturesque quayside at Wells. The 1.5km open water swim will be held in the sea in Wells Harbour followed by a 40km bike route around North Norfolk coastal villages in a loop returning to the quay. The 10km run course will take you along the North Norfolk coastal path and out onto the beach returning back to the quayside for the finish. Competitors will be split into different waves leaving approximately 5 minutes apart.

Wells is a beautiful and historic seaside resort that provides opportunities for sightseeing, water sports, bird watching, country walks and plenty of family fun, this is an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and is a great excuse to come and spend the weekend in this popular location.

£55 - £105
North Norfolk Triathlon
OCT26
NNBR Holt 10K

A multi terrain course through Holt, competitors can expect a fast and flat course, making this a great race for those on the hunt for a PB. Now in May to make the most of the summer weather! There will be a medal on offer to all those who finish.

£15 - £17
NNBR Holt 10K
NOV2
Cycling Down Dementia Norfolk

This is a classic Autumn sportive and an opportunity to get some pre-winter miles in as you ride a network of mainly fast, quiet country lanes that criss-cross the beautiful and gently undulating Norfolk countryside. Not forgetting the added grandeur of the Royal Sandringham Estate.

More importantly, this ride supports Cycling Down Dementia; a fundraising event from our 2019 charity ride partner, Alzheimers Research UK. Find out how your miles could make a difference below.

£3 - £40
Cycling Down Dementia Norfolk
OCT19
Endurancelife Coastal Trail Series – Suffolk

Natural England, the RSBP and the National Trust are but a sample of the many key-holders managing this sensitive and beautiful landscape. We are privileged to run in this peaceful and serene landscape and all those who respect their environment are welcome to join us! Extremely flat by Endurancelife standards the Suffolk 10K, half, marathon and ultra courses are quick, but we have no doubt it will become a Series favourite.

£33 - £66
Endurancelife Coastal Trail Series – Suffolk
DEC15
The East Coast Santa Dash 5K & 2K
Gorleston-on-Sea, East of England, United Kingdom

There is something for everyone with a 2k Santa Dash, Jog, Walk or Skip the choice is yours! Or you could choose up the pace and set yourself a challenge before indulging in festive delights and treats and take your place in the 5K race race along the Gorleston cliff top and promenade area route with professional chip timing by Nice Work.

£5 - £12
The East Coast Santa Dash 5K & 2K
JUL1
GO TRI Fritton Lake Aquathlon (July)

An ideal introduction to a multi-sport event with open water swimming. Taking place in the beautiful Fritton Lake, in Norfolk, which hosts weekly open water swim sessions and regular coaching for juniors and adults, this event is ideal for beginners to multi-sport.

GO TRI Fritton Lake Aquathlon (July)
JUN22
Norfolk 100k

After a loop around Castle Acre, the route follows the Peddars Way to the coast at Holme-next-the-Sea, before following the coastal path all the way to Sheringham and the finish at Beeston Hall School.

There will be a 16-hour time limit all competitors finishing by 11 pm. Race forms part of Positive Steps Grand Slam. The other races are Kings Forest 50 km and Peddars Way Ultra. All 3 must be completed in any order in a 12 month period to be awarded the Grand Slam

Booking Closed
Norfolk 100k
SEP8
Registration Perks
Autumn Waveney Super Sprint Triathlon

Late season sprint triathlon. The event starts with 16 lengths in the Bungay pool followed by a scenic bike course through the Waveney Valley, returning to the pool after 20km. The run is a short 3.2km out-and-back course. This well-supported event is perfect for a last race of the season for beginners and experienced competitors alike.

Coming Soon
Autumn Waveney Super Sprint Triathlon
JUL7
Outlaw Half – Holkham

The Holkham Estate and its magnificent eighteenth century hall provide a stunning backdrop to the swim, both transitions and the run. The bike course is a single loop taking in the coastal road, quiet country roads and some faster roads. The run does feature some climbs across three loops around the Estate.

There is on-site camping organised specifically for competitors and their family and friends, camping is only permitted in Holkham twice a year, so this is a fantastic opportunity. There are various types of accommodation in the area, but this is a popular holiday destination, so please book early!

This will be a very high quality racing experience, and an escape from everyday life. Holkham is one of Britain's tourist gems, and we're delighted to be able to return for a third year.

Outlaw Half – Holkham
SEP29
Bure Valley 10

We are delighted to announce that the third BVH 10-mile race will be held on Sunday 30th September 2018. The race is on quiet, scenic country roads in and around the village of Banningham, near Aylsham, Norfolk and is a possible personal best course, weather permitting! The race will finish on the village green opposite the very welcoming Banningham Crown Pub.

Bure Valley 10

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