This is your chance to take over the spectacular Draycote Water site dressed as a real running Santa! Yule be sorry if you miss it! Like no regular run, this seasonal celebration sees hundreds of runners get together, dress up in identical Santa Suits (complete with beard, hat and belt!) and complete a chip-timed (approximate) 5 Mile/8K or 10K race. Ideal for runners of all abilities whether you need to walk, jog or run for deer-life.
How to enter the Draycote Water, Santa Dash 10K and 5 Mile - December
- Run 5mi
- Run 10km
Draycote Water, Santa Dash 10K and 5 Mile - December routes
The course begins on the upper pathway and heading north for approximately 1km before turning back onto the lower perimeter road. It then continues back to the race village for approximately 1.5km followed by one complete clockwise lap of the reservoir. The race, predominantly on tarmac pathway but including loose gravel in places, is suitable for runners of all abilities.
The course starts next to the race village and is one complete clockwise lap of the reservoir (approximately 5 Miles). The race, predominantly on tarmac pathway but including loose gravel in places, is suitable for runners of all abilities. Please always be vigilant of other runners, spectators, dogs, cyclists and other users of public footpaths and rights of way.
Marshals will be present on the course throughout the race.
The route will be clearly indicated with arrows, tape and Km markers where necessary.
Frequently Asked Questions
Draycote Water, Santa Dash 10K and 5 Mile - December weather forecast
Possible light rain in the morning and overnight.
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