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The Great Train Joggery 50km Ultra

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Join this fantastic point-to-point Ultra, traversing breathtaking countryside as you run from Hitchin to Huntingdon. This Ultra will ensure you will be chugging along at a steady pace to the finish. With a bespoke finisher's medal up for grabs, sign up today to tick an Ultra off your bucket list.
Participants
50k
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Calendar
Sat 27th Aug 2022
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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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Where and when
Location
Bancroft Recreation Ground, Bancroft, Hitchin SG5 1QS, UK
Start times
50k:
8:00am
Races summary
Here's what races are available for The Great Train Joggery 50km Ultra
50k
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50km
£70.00
Route information
Chug along the Great Train Joggery Ultra's course as the summer sun beats down across the beautiful countryside between Hitchin and Huntingdon. This fully-marked Ultra will ensure you are kept fully fuelled along the way with frequent aid stations providing a bespoke choice of food and drink. The scenery between Huntingdon and Hitchin is perfect for anyone looking for a great way to break into the Ultra racing scene.
What's included
  • Bespoke Finisher's Medal
  • Bespoke food and drink choice
  • Post-event food and drink
  • Aid stations
  • Finish line to train station transfer
  • Fully-marked route
  • Route GPX map
Train
How to get there
Bancroft Recreation Ground, Bancroft, Hitchin SG5 1QS, UK
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Finish line transfer
As this is a point-to-point Ultra, the organisers can transfer participants to the local train station.
By Car
If travelling by car please follow directions to the following address: Bancroft Recreational Grounds, Hitchin SG5 1QS.
By Train
The closest train station to The Great Train Joggery is Hitchin train station which is only a 0.7 mile walk from Bancroft Recreational Grounds.
Event day logistics
07:00 Registration
08:00 The Great Train Joggery starts
20:00 Cut-off time
Bespoke food choice
Each participant will be able to choose the food they love the most from each aid station.
Route GPX map
The GPX map will be emailed out to all participants a week before the race.
Rules
  • This event is run under UKA rules therefore personal audio devices are banned whilst running for health and safety reasons
  • You abide by the rules of the event and the officials' decision is final
  • You must obey all marshal's instructions throughout the race
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Burnt Hare
BurntHare was established in 2016 to bring fantastic events to the market town of Hitchin and surrounding Hertfordshire countryside. It has quickly established a series of great events on the yearly calendar and is looking to expand with lot’s of other sporting events. For established runners and clubs these are must do events, for beginners or those out for fun, the friendly local atmosphere is second to none. You’ll be cheered every step of the way by the local Hitchinites and the awesome volunteers who support the local events.
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FAQ's
When does The Great Train Joggery 50km Ultra start?
The Great Train Joggery Ultra starts at 8:00am, but please make sure to get there in plenty of time to register for the event. Registration will open at 7:00am.
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Is there a cut-off time The Great Train Joggery 50km Ultra?
Yes, the event will run for 12 hours with the cut off time being at 20:00.
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Can I run with headphones in The Great Train Joggery 50km Ultra?
No, unfortunately as this is a UKA affiliated event runners using personal audio devices or headphones will face disqualification.
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