Easier Said Than Run

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£30 - £35
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Enjoy the late summer sun at this friendly running challenge in Hinchingbrooke Country Park. The Easier Said Than Run has five distances on offer making it a perfect challenge for every level of runner. The Zig Zag team will be there to cheer you along the way.
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5k, 10k, Half Marathon , and 2 more
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Calendar
Sun, 15 Sept 2024
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Huntingdon, United Kingdom
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Where and when
Location
Hinchingbrooke Country Park, Brampton Rd, Huntingdon PE29 6DB, UK
Start times
Sunday, 15 Sept 2024
5k: 9:00 am10k: 9:00 amHalf Marathon : 9:00 amMarathon: 9:00 amUltra: 9:00 am
Event summary
Here are the distances available for Easier Said Than Run
5k
Distance
5km
£30 - £35
10k
Distance
10km
£30 - £35
Half Marathon
Distance
13.1mi
£30 - £35
Marathon
Distance
26.2mi
£30 - £35
Route information
In this 6-hour/4-hour event, you will run as much and as far as you want during the time. There are two waves for this event, meaning you have the choice to start at 9 am or 11 am. Wave 1 runners will have a 6-hour time limit and wave 2 runners will have a 4-hour time limit.
As long as you are leaving base camp by the 05:59:59 time mark, you can get one more lap in.
What's included
  • Medal (Lucky-Dip or Event Medal)
  • Coffee and Cake for all finishers
  • Event marshals
  • Water/aid stations
  • Bag drop
  • Chip-timed results
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How to get there
Hinchingbrooke Country Park, Brampton Rd, Huntingdon PE29 6DB, UK
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By Car
Hinchingbrooke Country Park is situated 20 miles north-west of Cambridge, in the town of Huntingdon. It can be accessed from the A1, A14 or the A141.
Parking
Parking will be available at the Hinchingbrooke Hospital, which is just a short walk from the Country Park. A marshal will be present to assist you with parking and direct you to the venue.
By Train
Huntingdon Train Station is just a short distance from the Country Park.
Event day logistics
09:00 Wave 1 starts
11:00 Wave 2 starts
15:00 Event ends
Age Restrictions
You must be at least 18 years old to take part.
Waves
Participants have the choice to start their race at 9 am or 11 am. Please note that both waves will end at 3 pm, meaning those in the second wave will have a shorter time limit than those in the first wave.
You can select the wave you wish to be part of at the checkout.
Cut-off Point
The cut of point for this event is 3 pm. As long as you are leaving base camp by the 5:59:59 time mark, you can get one more lap in.
Race Pack
You will collect your bib number on the day when you register at the event base camp.
Lucky Dip Medal
The lucky dip medal gives runners a chance of receiving a previous Zig Zag Events medal for a slightly reduced cost. This can be chosen when registering and ensures a little surprise on event day.
Cupless Event
Please note the event has gone cupless, so please bring your own water bottle to the event.
FAQs
What qualifies me to run as an affiliated candidate at Easier Said Than Run?
Participants must be affiliated with a EA/UKA club and have an EA/UKA number to qualify as an affiliated candidate.
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How long do I have to run my chosen distance at the Easier Said Than Run?
If you enter in the first wave you will have a 6-hour time limit and if you enter in the second wave, you will have a 4-hour time limit.
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What time does the Easier Said Than Run start?
There are two start times for this event, depending on which wave you decide to enter. Wave 1 runners will start at 9 am and Wave 2 runners will start at 11 am.
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Reviews
4.5
27 reviews
£30 - £35
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