BigSea 50k & 18 Mile


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BigSea 50k & 18 Mile
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Experience stunning coastal views as you explore the Isle of Purbeck in south Dorset. Starting on Knoll Beach in Studland, take on 50k or 18 miles of incredible trail running. Enjoy the beautiful scenery and your bespoke finisher's medal.
50k and 18 Miles
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Sun, 9 Jun 2024
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Swanage, United Kingdom
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National Trust - Knoll Beach, National Trust - Knoll Beach, Knoll Beach Centre, Ferry Rd, Swanage BH19 3AQ, UK
Start times
Sunday, 9 Jun 2024
50k: 9:00 am18 Miles: 9:00 am
Here are the distances available for BigSea 50k & 18 Mile
Terrain Sand, grass, natural paths, paths
Route Type Looped
This trail running event is the perfect summer race, set on the Isle of Purbeck peninsula of south Dorset. The routes start and finish on the golden sand of Knoll Beach at Studland, an area famed for its spectacular scenery and pristine beaches.
Tackle a 50k or 18-mile race, and discover the Purbeck Hills, Corfe Castle, Chapmans Pool, Dancing Ledge, Durlston Castle and Old Harry Rocks.
Interactive route maps can be found below:
Classic Element Race Series
This series is designed using the influence of the four elements - Air, Fire, Water, and Earth. Whether it’s running under a never-ending sky (Air), battling over ancient rugged coastline (Water), pushing yourself on under a relentless sun (Fire) or clawing over muddy hills and rainy valleys (Earth), BigFeat Events have developed a series of races that will challenge you, awaken you and inspire you.
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  • Bespoke finisher's medal
  • On-course photography
  • Fully-marked and marshalled course
  • Well-stocked aid stations
National Trust - Knoll Beach, National Trust - Knoll Beach, Knoll Beach Centre, Ferry Rd, Swanage BH19 3AQ, UK
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By Car
Knoll Beach is a 41-minute drive from Poole via the B3369 and a 36-minute drive from Bournemouth via the A338.
There will be parking available at the site which is free for National Trust Members.
08:00 - 08:45 Registration
09:00 50k and 18 Mile start
14:00 18 Mile cut-off time
17:30 50k cut-off time
Cut-Off Times
There will be cut-off times in place for both routes.
  • 18 miles: 5 hours
  • 50k: 8.5 hours
Age Requirements
All entrants must be 18 years of age or older to participate.
Aid Stations
There will be aid stations throughout both courses. Exact locations will be available closer to the event date.
Will there be aid stations at the BigSea?
Yes, there will be well-stocked aid stations along the course.
Are there cut-off times at the BigSea?
Yes, there is a 5 hour cut-off time for the 18 mile event, and an 8.5 cut-off time for the 50k event.
Is there parking at the BigSea?
There will be free parking for National Trust Members at the event site,
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