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Run The Forest at Hamsterley

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About
This multi-distance running event takes place on the beautiful, well maintained trails of Hamsterley Forest. There is a 3k, 5k and 10k which means runners of all abilities are encouraged take part. Come along for the wonderful surroundings and your finisher's medal.
Participants
5k, 3k, and 10k
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Calendar
Sun 15th Aug 2021
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Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom
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Rolling Hills

5 to 20m elevation gain per km

Where and when
Location
Hamsterley Forest, Hamsterley Forest, Bishop Auckland DL13, UK
Start times
10k:
10:30am |
5k:
10:30am |
3k:
10:30am
Races summary
Here's what races are available for Run The Forest at Hamsterley
3k
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3km
£10.00 - £12.00
5k
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5km
£14.00 - £16.00
10k
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10km
£17.00 - £19.00
Route information
Run The Forest is a Sunday morning race taking place in the beautiful surroundings of Hamsterley Forest. There are 3 distances available with a 3k, 5k and 10k which means runners of all abilities are encouraged to come and take part. This running event appeals to the full range of abilities from social runners taking on their first race to some of the best local runners around.
The routes take place on well maintained trails within the stunning forest in a safe, traffic free environment.
Beginners are encouraged to take on the 3k, which is flat for the majority of the route, or the 5k which follows the same route other than a small hill added on. The 10k is more of a challenge taking on one long lap of the forest with a number of hills and undulations.
What's included
  • Bespoke finisher's medal
  • Chip-timed results
  • Refreshments available
Train
How to get there
Hamsterley Forest, Hamsterley Forest, Bishop Auckland DL13, UK
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Hamsterley Forest is situated on the east edge of the North Penines and can be accessed from the A68 or the A688.
Event day logistics
10:30 All Races Start
Please arrive early, allowing plenty of time to register and get ready for your race.
Age Restrictions
You must be over 6 to take part in the 3k, over 12 to take part in the 5k and over 15 to take part in the 10k.
FAQ's
What level of fitness do I need to be?
This event caters for runners of all abilities, with a 3k, 5k and 10k available.
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What are the age restrictions?
You must be over 6 to take part in the 3k, over 12 to take part in the 5k and over 15 to take part in the 10k.
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Will I get anything for taking part?
Yes! All finishers will receive a bespoke medal.
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