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Oak Challenge

Run 6h
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Tickets £25–£27

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How far is the race?

You decide! The 3.7-mile off-road loop means your race can be just over 5k or even over 50k and anywhere in between. You decide how many laps you're going to do on the day within the 6-hour time limit. If you're looking to cover a marathon distance, you'll need to complete 8 laps (29.6 miles) and a half marathon will be 4 laps (14.8 miles).

How to enter the Oak Challenge

  1. 6 Hour Challenge

    Run 6h
    £25–£27
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Oak Challenge route

The course isn't flat but there aren't steep inclines. Each lap has around 160ft of elevation, making the marathon distance 1280ft of elevation.

The course is on the track pathways on "the other side" at Hicks Lodge. Given the nature of the track, there won't be muddy sections. In really bad weather, there may be puddles but generally there is good drainage throughout.

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We suggest running road or trail shoes would be suitable. Running in "racers" probably isn't wise though, as there may be the occasional big stone on the pathway that wouldn't be much fun on ultra thin soles.

Frequently Asked Questions

Will there be drinks stations during the event?
Yes, but they will be cupless. Please bring your own, reusable cup or you can buy one at the event.
Can you sign up for the Oak Challenge on the day?
No, there is no race-day sign up for this event.
At what time does the Oak Challenge start?
The event starts at 9am on Thursday 28th November
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Oak Challenge weather forecast

Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

9°C
Predicted highs
3°C
Predicted lows
IconLight breeze possible, up to 10mph

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