Roche Abbey Trail Running Festival
1 / 3
Booked 4 times in the last week
Get moving this spring in this trail festival in Yorkshire. With 5 distances on offer, runners can enjoy tough hills and breathtaking views. Earn that finisher's medal and munch some homemade cake to round off a job well done.
Ultra Marathon, 10k, Half Marathon, and 2 more
Sat 2nd Apr 2022
Maltby, United Kingdom
Perks of booking with Let's Do This
The event experience
Based on location and reviews
5 to 20m elevation gain per km
Where and when
Roche Abbey, A634, Maltby, Rotherham S66 8NW, UK
Ultra Marathon:9:30am |
Half Marathon:11:00am |
20 Miles:10:00am |
This trail run through South Yorkshire is one hidden gem. With a mixed terrain 6.55 mile looped course, runners will love this changing course. There will be some tough hills that will challenge runners of all abilities. Nevertheless, these hills will reward you with breathtaking scenery so make sure to take it in no matter what race you are running in.
Organiser route images
- Finisher's Medal
- Finisher's Goodies
- Homemade cakes
- Ample onsite parking (extra £4.00 fee)
How to get there
Roche Abbey, A634, Maltby, Rotherham S66 8NW, UKGet full directions
There is plenty of parking available onsite for entrants at a cost of £4.00 per car.
If using a sat nav please follow directions to the following address: Roche Abbey, A634, Maltby, Rotherham S66 8NW.
If travelling from London you can follow the A1 all the way to Blyth where you can take the exit for the A634, from there follow the A634 to the destination.
If taking the train the closest station to Roche Abbey is Rotherham Central which is 12 miles away from Roche Abbey. You can take public transport to Maltby which is within striking distance of the Abbey.
Event day logistics
09:30 Marathon and Ultra starts
10:00 20 miles starts
11:00 Half Marathon
11:30 10k starts
Entrants must be 18 and older to enter the events, and 21 and older to enter the Ultra.
There is a cut-off time of 6.5 hours for the event and early starts are available for the Ultra and Marathon events.
Registration takes place at the Travellers Rest Pub. Please arrive in plenty of time to complete this process.
It’s Grim up North Running
View more It’s Grim up North Running events
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 to park at the Roche Abbey Trail Running Festival?
Yes, there will be plenty of parking on-site for entrants at a cost of £4.00.
Is there a cut-off time for the Roche Abbey Trail 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 Roche Abbey Trail Running Festival?
All entrants must be 18 and older to enter the event, and Ultra runners must be 21 and older.
Ask a question
Find out more from members of the community who did the event last year, or those signed up.
Is your question about booking your place?