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Hamsterley Forest Running Festival

Booked 1 times in the last week
£21.00 - £38.00Free injury protection
Event summary

Run in the beautiful Hamsterley Forest in this epic running festival. With 4 distances on offer, this event is the perfect opportunity to push yourself to new heights, or give a new distance a try. With a mid-level difficulty, this looped course will have some exciting sections to take on.

Your organiser

Grim Up North Running is an established race company that offers multi distance events on both trail and road. With several years of experience we are able to offer a wide variety of races and with a range of distances and levels of difficulty there is something for everyone.

We’re always looking for volunteers to help make these events epic.
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How to enter

Tickets available until Fri Nov 05 2021

What's included:

  • Goodie bag
  • Bespoke finisher's medal
  • Feed stations
  • Chip-timed results
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Frequently asked questions
Is there a cut-off time for the Hamsterley Forest Running Festival?
Yes, there will be a cut-off time of 6.5 hours. Please ensure you can finish your chosen distance within this time.… read more
How old do I have to be to enter the Hamsterley Forest Running Festival?
All entrants must be 18 and older to enter all the events.… read more
How long is the loop of the course at the Hamsterley Forest Running Festival?
The course is a 6.2 mile loop, with an extra stretch for marathon runners.… read more
Route description
Route description

This 6.2 mile course in the heart of Hamsterley Forest and provides the perfect setting for this multi distance chip-timed event. The course consists of a circular route (each been 6.2 miles, with an additional stretch for marathon runners)

Logistics and schedule


09:30 Marathon and 20 miles starts

10:30 Half Marathon starts

11:30 10k starts

Cut-Off Times

There is a cut-off time of 6.5 hours.

Age Restrictions

All entrants must be 18 and older to enter the event.

How to get there

Hamsterley Forest, Hamsterley Forest, Bishop Auckland DL13, UK

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There is parking at Hamsterley Forest for a fee.

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£21.00 - £38.00Free injury protection

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