Guy Fawkes Gallop

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Guy Fawkes Gallop
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£23 - £35
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This Guy Fawkes-themed running festival will have you taking off like a rocket from the start line. You will have 6 hours to complete this event, choose your distance when you book. It will be challenging, but it is a flat looped course that offers a great chance to secure an explosive PB.
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5k, 10k, Half Marathon, and 3 more
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Calendar
Sat, 2 Nov 2024
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Ware, United Kingdom
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Where and when
Location
Wodson Park Leisure Centre, Wadesmill Rd, Ware SG12 0UQ, UK
Start times
Saturday, 2 Nov 2024
5k: 3:00 pm10k: 3:00 pmHalf Marathon: 3:00 pmMarathon: 3:00 pmUltra: 3:00 pm6 hour : 3:00 pm
Event summary
Here are the distances available for Guy Fawkes Gallop
5k
Distance
5km
CourseRoute
13 Loops
£23 - £25
10k
Distance
10km
CourseRoute
25 Loops
£25 - £27
Half Marathon
Distance
13.1mi
CourseRoute
53 Loops
£33 - £35
Marathon
Distance
26.2mi
CourseRoute
106 Loops
£33 - £35
Route information
Traverse this flat course in this fantastic 6-hour running extravaganza to see if you could be the next track star. All entrants will be running around a 400m athletics track for the duration of the event. Therefore, you will be testing your physical fitness and your mental ability to conquer this rather unique challenge.
With local fireworks lighting up the evening sky, there will be plenty of opportunities for participants to get a PB no matter what distance you race over the 6 hours.
What's included
  • Bespoke Medal
  • Free Parking
  • Race Photographs
  • Chip-timed results
  • Music
  • Toilets and Changing facilities
  • Aid stations
  • Free tea, coffee, and cake for runners
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How to get there
Wodson Park Leisure Centre, Wadesmill Rd, Ware SG12 0UQ, UK
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Parking
There will be plenty of free onsite parking for entrants.
By Train
If taking a train the closest train station is Ware, from there you can take a bus to Amberley Green which is only a short walk to the race venue.
Event day logistics
14:30 Registration opens
15:00 Guy Fawkes Gallop starts
21:00 Guy Fawkes Gallop cut-off time
Age Requirements
All entrants must be 18 years or above to participate.
Registration
Please arrive 30 minutes before the start time to collect your race number and receive the race briefing.
Rules
  • Overtake on the right-hand side
  • If you are going to walk some parts of the event, please stay in the outer lanes of the track
  • As it gets dark all participants will be required to wear a headtorch for the remainder of the event
Firework Festival
This event is a part of a larger series of running events taking place at the Wodson Park Leisure Centre on bonfire night hosted by Zig Zag Running. If this event isn't for you, here is a selection of races taking place that you may like to try out:
FAQs
Is there a fitness requirement for the Guy Fawkes Gallop?
No, there is no fitness requirement but if you would like to walk some of the event please stick to the outer lanes of the track.
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What do I get with my race entry to the Guy Fawkes Gallop?
All entrants will receive a bespoke medal, free tea, coffee and cake, race photograph. Most importantly, a chance to get a new PB on this completely flat athletics track.
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Will there be parking available at the Guy Fawkes Gallop?
Yes, there will be plenty of free onsite parking for all entrants.
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Do I have to run for the whole 6 hours in the Guy Fawkes Gallop?
All entrants can run for as long or as little as you like over the 6 hour period and there is no set pace you must run at.
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I have signed up for the 5k in the Guy Fawkes Gallop, what if I fancy running further afterwards?
Your entry is just a guideline, you are welcome to run as far as you wish.
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Reviews
4.9
5 reviews
£23 - £35
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