Hamsterley Forest Running Festival 2023

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Hamsterley Forest Running Festival 2023
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Take in the picturesque scenery of Hamsterley forest as you take on the 6.2 mile lap course. With a variety of distances on offer this race is perfect for all abilities of runners. This race is a great introduction for all looking to tackle trails for the first time, join to earn your medal.
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Marathon, Ultra Marathion , 20 Miles, and 2 more
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Calendar
Sun, 8 Oct 2023
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Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom
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Where and when
Location
Hamsterley Forest, Hamsterley Forest, Bishop Auckland DL13, UK
Start times
Sunday, 8 Oct 2023
Marathon: 9:30 amUltra Marathion : 9:30 am20 Miles: 10:00 am10k: 10:30 amHalf Marathon: 10:30 am
Event summary
Here are the distances available for Hamsterley Forest Running Festival 2023
10k
Distance
10km
£23 - £25
Half Marathon
Distance
13.1mi
£28 - £30
20 Miles
Distance
20mi
£35 - £37
Marathon
Distance
26.2mi
£39 - £41
Route information
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 being 6.2 miles, with an additional stretch for marathon runners).
What's included
  • Goodie bag
  • Bespoke finisher's medal
  • Feed stations
  • Chip-timed results
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How to get there
Hamsterley Forest, Hamsterley Forest, Bishop Auckland DL13, UK
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Parking
There is parking at Hamsterley Forest for a fee.
Event day logistics
09:30 Marathon and Ultra starts
10:00 20 Miles starts
10:30 Half Marathon & 10k starts
Cut-Off Times
There is a cut-off time of 6.5 hours.
Age Restrictions
Entrants must be 18 and older to enter all distances except the Ultra, where you must be 21.
Cupless Event
The organiser are reducing their environmental impact and will not be handing out cups. Please bring your own receptacle with you on race day!
FAQs
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.
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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 event except the Ultra where entrants must be 21..
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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.
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