Thoresby Leaf Kick

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Thoresby Leaf Kick
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This leafy event is the perfect autumnal trail run. Through stunning woodland and ancient tracks, entrants will love the scenic course and variety of distances on offer. Bring your furry friend or walk solo, everyone is welcome.
10k - Canicross, 10 Miles - Canicross, Half Marathon - Canicross, and 7 more
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Sun 17th Oct 2021
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Newark, United Kingdom
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Where and when
Thoresby Park Car Park, thoresby park, THORESBY PARK, Netherfield Ln, Newark NG22 9EP, UK
Start times
Sun 17th Oct 2021
10k - Canicross:
9:30am |
10 Miles - Canicross:
9:30am |
Half Marathon - Canicross:
9:30am |
Half Marathon - Nordic Walking:
9:35am |
10k - Nordic Walking:
9:40am |
9:50am |
Half Marathon:
10:15am |
10 Miles:
10:40am |
5k - Canicross:
11:30am |
Event summary
Here are the distances available for Thoresby Leaf Kick
10 Miles
£26 - £35
£22 - £30
£10 - £15
Half Marathon
£32 - £40
Route information
All routes take entrants over a variety of trails, including old military roads, ancient woodland, and grassy paths. With just a few small hills to offer a challenge, this course is mostly scenic, and boasts views of the forest and the lake.
Be sure to keep an eye out for the Longhorn Cattle of the estate, who usually roam free in the forest, but will be in restricted fields for the race.
With a 5k Run/Walk also on offer, all levels will find something for them here. The 5k route takes runners past the church at Perlethorpe before travelling through woodland groves, and back onto the main field at the Hall.
What's included
  • Bespoke Finisher's Medal
  • Chip-timed results
  • Fully marked and marshalled course
  • Prizes for leading runners and age category winners
  • Free post-race sports massage
  • Free official race photography
  • Race Village with refreshments for purchase
  • Free parking on-site
  • Little Sunshine Van providing home made cakes & hot drinks including specialist coffee & gluten free options
  • Good Spuds providing high quality hot breakfasts & bacon butties & more
  • Full medical support
How to get there
Thoresby Park Car Park, thoresby park, THORESBY PARK, Netherfield Ln, Newark NG22 9EP, UK
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There will be free parking on-site, however entrants are asked to car share where possible.
Event day logistics
09:30 Canicross 10k & Canicross 10miles & Canicross Half Marathon start
09:35 Nordic Walkers 10miles & Half Marathon start at the back of Canicross runners
09:50 10k starts
10:15 Half Marathon starts
10:40 10 Miles starts
11:30 5k Canicross starts
12:15 5k starts
Age Requirements
Entrants must be the following ages to enter each event:
  • Half Marathon & Canicross & Nordic Walking - 16 and older
  • 10 Miles & Canicross & Nordic Walking - 16 and older
  • 10k & Canicross - 13 and older
  • 10k Nordic Walking - 10 and older
  • 5k & Nordic Walking - 4 and older
  • 5k Canicross - 14 and older
Nordic Walkers
Nordic Walkers please join the main field and start at the back for the 5k and 10k races.
Nordic Walkers are encouraged to bring the following kit:
  • Nordic Walking poles
  • Nordic Walking shoes
Canicross runners are welcome across all distances but start separately for the 10k and half marathon to avoid the heat.
Canicross entrants are encouraged to bring the following kit:
  • Canicross running belt
  • Canicross running harness
Do I have to run at the Thoresby Leaf Kick?
There are nordic walking options for all distances, as well as a 5k which runners can run or walk in.
Will there be food and drinks at the Thoresby Leaf Kick?
Yes, there will be refreshments available for purchase at the event.
How do I get my race pack for the Thoresby Leaf Kick?
Race packs will be posted to entrants 7-10 days before the event.
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