Hamsterley Forest Running Festival
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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.
10k, Half Marathon, 20 Miles, and 1 more
Sun 7th Nov 2021
Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom
Perks of booking with Let's Do This
The event experience
5 to 20m elevation gain per km
Where and when
Hamsterley Forest, Hamsterley Forest, Bishop Auckland DL13, UK
Half Marathon:10:30am |
20 Miles:9:30am |
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)
- Goodie bag
- Bespoke finisher's medal
- Feed stations
- Chip-timed results
How to get there
Hamsterley Forest, Hamsterley Forest, Bishop Auckland DL13, UKGet full directions
There is parking at Hamsterley Forest for a fee.
Event day logistics
09:30 Marathon and 20 miles starts
10:30 Half Marathon starts
11:30 10k starts
There is a cut-off time of 6.5 hours.
All entrants must be 18 and older to enter the event.
It’s Grim up North Running
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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.
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.
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.
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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