Christmas Day Cracker Run 2024

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Christmas Day Cracker Run 2024
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£23 - £40
Give yourself a present with the Christmas Day Cracker Run! Try and complete as many 4.37 mile laps as you can within the 7-hour time limit and earn a goody bag, medal and Christmas present. An amazing way to spend your Christmas morning, running along this beautiful stretch of the River Thames.
Ultra / 7 Hour Challenge , 5k, 10k, and 2 more
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Wed, 25 Dec 2024
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Egham, United Kingdom
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Where and when
Wraysbury Skiff & Punting Club and Wraysbury Dragons, Riverside, Egham TW20 0AA, UK
Start times
Ultra / 7 Hour Challenge : 6:30 am5k: 6:30 am10k: 6:30 amHalf Marathon: 6:30 amMarathon: 6:30 am
Event summary
Here are the distances available for Christmas Day Cracker Run 2024
Route information
This third annual Christmas Day run is open to runners of all abilities, with walkers and joggers welcome. Starting and finishing at the Wraysbury Skiff & Punting Club, the fast, flat route is the perfect opportunity to see how far you can go!
With a 7 hour time limit, you can run a minimum of 5k or as far as you can go before the event ends. Each lap is 4.37 miles long, or 7k, so to complete a half marathon you'll run 3 laps, 6 for a marathon and 7 or over for an ultra.
The course will be fully signed so there is no need for navigation.
What's included
  • Finisher's medal
  • Christmas present
  • Goody bag
  • Christmas Dinner Aid Table
  • Toilets
  • Bag drop
  • Distance pins
How to get there
Wraysbury Skiff & Punting Club and Wraysbury Dragons, Riverside, Egham TW20 0AA, UK
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There is a large public car park available for you to use. It has a Parking Eye set up, so please ensure you remember to pay when you leave.
By Car
Please follow directions to Wraysbury Skiff & Punting Club, Egham, TW20 0AE.
Event day logistics
06:30 Event starts starts
13:30 Event ends
Aid Station
There will be an aid station at the start line. Therefore you can access the aid station every 4.37 miles.
On Site Facilities
There will be toilets at race HQ at the start/finish area. There are also changing facilities at the venue.
Distance Pins
You'll receive a distance pin if you complete either a half marathon, mega half marathon, marathon, 50k or ultra in the 7-hour time limit.
Compulsory Kit
A head-torch is required if you are wanting to start running before 07:30 as it will be dark.
Age Requirements
Ages 12 and above are welcome to participate in the Christmas Day Cracker Run. You must however be aged 18 or over to be eligible for the UKA Affiliated entry.
Dinner Aid Table
There will be a full Christmas Dinner available at the aid station with roast potatoes, parsnips, sprouts, roast ham and a nut roast for vegan runners.
Mandatory Kit
Start times will be from 06:30 onwards and it will be dark until 07:30, so headtorches are mandatory.
How can I get a Christmas present from Saturn's Christmas Day Cracker Run?
Complete at least one 4.37 mile lap of the course and when you finish you can pick a present from Santa's Stocking.
Do I have to run for the entire 7 hours of the Christmas Day Cracker Run?
Not at all! All runners are encouraged to do as many laps as they can but the minimum distance is one 4.37 mile lap.
Will there be toilets at Christmas Day Cracker Run?
Yes. You can find the toilets close to the start/finish area by Race HQ.
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£23 - £40

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