Hey Up It's Helmsley
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This tough and undulating run through Duncombe park is one to remember. With stunning views and 5 distances on offer, each route is a challenge but well worth the effort. Earn that coveted finish medal after an exciting day of racing.
6.2 Miles, Half Marathon, 20 Miles, and 2 more
Sun 10th Jul 2022
York, United Kingdom
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The event experience
Based on 1,000 participants
Based on location and reviews
5 to 20m elevation gain per km
Where and when
Duncombe Park, The Estate Office, Helmsley, York YO62 5EB, UK
6.2 Miles:11:30am |
Half Marathon:11:00am |
20 Miles:10:00am |
Expect stunning views and a tough run on this looped 6.2 mile trail undulating course, runners will traverse the grounds of Duncombe park along the edge of Helmsley. From here, runners will take on the transpennine trail.
Each race will take you on a number of laps of Duncombe Park:
- 6.2 miles: 1 lap
- Half Marathon: 2 laps
- 20 miles: 3 laps
- Marathon: 4 laps
- Ultra: 5 laps
Organiser route images
- Finisher's Medal
- Finisher's Goodies
- Chip-timed results
- Feed stations
- Parking on-site (for a fee)
How to get there
Duncombe Park, The Estate Office, Helmsley, York YO62 5EB, UKGet full directions
There will be parking available at the event for £5 per car.
Event day logistics
09:15 Ultra starts
09:30 Marathon starts
10:00 20 miles starts
11:00 Half Marathon starts
11:30 6.2 miles starts
Entrants must be 18 and older to enter the events, and 21 and older to enter the Ultra.
Registration will take place at Duncombe Park where runners will receive their bib numbers.
A race brief will be available to entrants approximately 7 days before the event.
There is a cut-off time of 6.5 hours. Please ensure you can complete your chosen distance within this time.
Toilets will be located at the start line and will be accessible each lap of the race.
Feed stations will be available every 3 miles of the course.
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 somewhere I can park at the Hey Up It's Helmsley?
Yes, there will be parking on-site for entrants which will cost £5 per car.
Where will registration for the Hey Up It's Helmsley take place?
Registration will take place on the grounds of Duncombe park.
Will there be aid/feed stations on the course of the Hey Up It's Helmsley?
Yes, there will be feed stations approximately every 3 miles with food, drinks, and toilets.
Is there a cut-off time for the Hey Up It's Helmsley?
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 Hey Up It's Helmsley?
All entrants must be 18 and older to enter the event, and Ultra runners must be 21 and older.
The race times have been messed up, the placings are incorrect. The info on the original email I.e registration at the pub, car parking- £3, was all incorrect.
1.7Did the Marathon in 2021
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Find out more from members of the community who did the event last year, or those signed up.
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Could you run with an off road buggy?
Hi good morning, could you please tell me if there is a t shirt aswell as a medal for the finnishers of the half marathon. Many thanks.
Hey Mark. There isn't a t-shirt for the event but there is bespoke medal, beer and chocolate
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