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Carsington 7+

1 race scheduled · Sun 19th May 2019 · Ashbourne
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The Carsington 7+ will follow a route starting and finishing close to the Carsington Water Visitor Centre. The course will take runners on a full clockwise circuit of the reservoir, taking in spectacular, and (we hope) sunny views across the water and the beautiful Derbyshire countryside. Mainly on cycle track, the course is flat in places but includes some moderate inclines. We welcome everyone over 17 who wants to run whatever their ability or experience.

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What's included:

Enter and finish the Carsington 7+ to receive a technical finishers’ t-shirt.

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Runners complete a full clockwise circuit of the reservoir, taking in spectacular views across the water and the beautiful Derbyshire countryside. Mainly on cycle track, the course is flat in places but includes some moderate to steep inclines. Marshals will be a key places on the route and the course will be signed by yellow arrow markers. Mile markers will also be displayed to update you on your race progress.

The start line is located on the top car park on the right hand side as you enter the visitor centre site.

The race has 2 drinks stations on the course and one at the race finish. The first is drinks station is located just before the 3-mile marker and the second just after the 5-mile marker. There will also be bottles of water and High5 gels/tablets available at the finish for all runners.

Logistics and schedule

Race number collection point – number collection will be open from 8.00am to 9.15am
Information point – open from 8am to 12.30pm (approximately 1 hour after after the main race finishes)

How to get there

Visitor Centre, Ashbourne DE6 1ST, UK

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Carsington Water, Ashbourne, DE6 1ST
The Carsington race is located at Severn Trent Water’s Carsington reservoir near Ashbourne.

For SatNav use postcode DE6 1ST.

CAR PARKING
On race day please use the designated ‘Runner’s Car Park’ located opposite the dam wall. Parking is charged at a flat rate of £3 for all day. Please ensure you have change as this is a cash pay and display car park with no credit card payments available.

There will be marshals at the official C7 car park to direct vehicles in and out of the car park in an efficient manner. Please be patient with them during peak times. It is approximately a 5 minute walk to the race village from the car park.

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