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In association with

Forest of Dean
Running
Festival
 

Sunday 10th May 2020

 

Join us for a trail run event in the beautiful Forest of Dean with a choice of distances on gravel fire tracks suitable for road or trail shoes

Choose from 

1k Kids Race * up to age 12

5k Junior *up to age 16

5k Adult

10.5k - 1 lap

Half Marathon - 2 laps

Full Marathon - 4 laps 

 

Prices from only £5 for 1k and includes a medal

All other distances include aid stations and a bespoke medal

Nutrition is provided on the course with bananas, biscuits, jelly babies and High5 gels

Water will be in cups

Race starts and finishes at the Speech House Hotel

Speech House Road

Coleford

GL16 7EL

Registration is open from 0800 at the pavilion on Speech House Field

Car Parking is on the field, entrance signposted off Speech House Road

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The Castle 365

Sunday 22nd March 2020

YPB Event

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A fantastic new 10k trail run starting from Chepstow Castle and following a tough uphill route. You'll go through the Giants Cave and then ascend The 365 Steps to the Eagles Nest viewpoint before a downhill 2 mile run to finish outside the Castle.

Race will start at 10am and will be chip timed

Pay and display parking is available at the castle and nearby

 

There will be an aid station with water and jelly babies at approx 4 miles

Prizes for 1st 2nd 3rd Male & Female and over 50's winner

A unique medal for all runners

 

 

Devils Chimney

YPB Event

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A reintroduction of the Devils Chimney Run. A tough 5 Mile trail run heading up from Charlton Kings up to te top of Leckhampton Hill to the Devils Chimney Rock Formation.

The run is a multi terrain run of tarmac, mud & gravel.

Race will start at 10am and will be chip timed

There will be an aid station with water and jelly babies at Sandy Lane.

Prizes for 1st 2nd 3rd Male & Female and over 50's winner

A unique Devils Chimney medal for all runners

 

We are hoping to work with Old Patesians Rugby Club to put on a family fun day BBQ and childrens sports events day at the rugby club.... more info tba

 

 

NISV Sprint Triathlon

12pm Sunday 13th September 2020
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Indoor pool Sprint distance Triathlon in South Wales. 

Great event for beginners or for more experienced athletes looking to Perfectly flat bike & run on very quiet roads.

Indoor heated pool, secure transition, flat run. 

Finishers medal for everyone.

Distances  400m pool swim, 17k bike, 5k run

Relay option available

Event will start from 11am Registration will be open from 09.30am

Prices from £45

 
 

The First tri - 19th AprIL 2020

 

LAST TRI  -  4th Oct 2020

Indoor pool sprint-distance triathlon in the Forest of Dean. 

Great event for beginners or for more experienced athletes looking to finish the season off with a short & friendly race.

Indoor heated pool, secure transition, flat run. 

Finishers medal for everyone.

Distances 400m pool swim, 24k bike, 5k run

Relay option available

Event will start at 9am, registration from 7.30am. 

Event venue is Lydney Leisure Centre, Church Road, Lydney GL15 5DZ

Prices from £45

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Nightmare 10

31st October & 1st November 2020

Entries from only £10!!


Saturday 31st Oct 6.30pm - Spooky Trail Run Kids 5k, Adult 5 or 10k Dusk run with

SCARY ZOMBIES and SPOOKY GOINGS ON

 

Sunday 1st November 11am - Spooky 10k or 10miles (15k) - Bespoke medal !! 

You decide but we guarantee the best scenery an off road trail run could offer.

 

The run starts in Huntley and follows gravel and muddy trails up and down.  The course is 5k laps of mud, hills, fields and a graveyard. 

The Dusk run requires a head torch and will have a route marked with glow sticks and some spooky props and live zombies!!

 

The morning race will be two or three laps of the course.

Like all of Trimax Events you can expect a warm welcome and a fabulous medal at the finish!

 

Trophies and prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd in all contests.

 

Parking at Huntley Garden Centre, off the A40 GL

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Seven sins challenge

28/29/30 December 2019
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SEVEN SINS RUN
SEVEN HILLS in SEVEN MILES
Sat 28th Sun 29th Mon 30th December 2018
IMMORTAL SINNER
14 HILLS in 14 MILES (1hr30 cut off at 7 miles)
Sunday 29th December 2018

 

The legendary Seven Sins Run & The Immortal Sinner

Races Start at 10.30 Except The Immortals on Sunday who will start at 9.00am

Registration is open from 9.00am and 8.00am for Immortals

Venue is Wenchford Picnic site on New Road Blakeney Straits between Blakeney (A48) and Parkend

Race brief and details of bib numbers and all details will be emailed out a week before the race.

The terrain may be muddy & wet with possible ice & snow...... One thing won't change and thats the Seven Hills !!!! .......come prepared

SEVEN SINS

Early Entry  - £12 until  31st December 2018

Normal Entry - £18 up to 1st November 2019

Late Entry - £20 up to 15th December 2019

Still Asleep Entry - £25 (If not sold out)

IMMORTAL

Early Entry £18 until 31st December 2018

Normal Entry - £22 up to 1st November 2019

Late Entry - £25 up to 30th November 2019

Still Asleep Entry - £30 (If not sold out)

 

Mayhill Massacre

6 & 7 February 2021

The MAYHILL MASSACRE a 9 mile tough cross country run that starts and finishes with a tough climb up Mayhill.

Throw in some very muddy trails some great scenery and the open plain at the top of Mayhill and you have a recipe for a must do challenge run. 

 

This event sells out every year so we have added an extra day so you have the option to run on the Saturday or Sunday or Both if you are brave. Canicross is Saturday.

 

Early entries are now open and with limited places its advisable to secure your place for one of Gloucestershire's iconic runs.

Early Entry for 9 Miles from £15 / £18 / £20 & rising to £25 if you leave it late 

Limited to the Sunday you have the option of 9 or 15 miles Massacre or Mayhem the choice is yours

 

Race starts at 10.00am Registration open from 8.30am

Collect your race number & timing chip from registration.

 

You will get muddy and the course can be very slippery so please wear appropriate footwear and have a change of clothes.

 

Toilets are available on site but no showers

 

You will receive an email of confirmation when you enter and another email with race details 7 days before the event.

SOLD OUT in 2019, don't leave it too late!

Good luck and see you on the day

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Wild Boar 70.3 triathlon

 
28th June 2020

The WIld Boar Triathlon returns for 2020 in a new location - the National Diving & Activity Centre in Chepstow! Featuring a beautiful lake for your open water swim, there is a cafe + bar on site and changing facilities (why not book a go on the zipwire too?)

 

Sprint (Mini Boar)

 

Olympic (Wild Boar)

 

Middle Distance (Wild Boar 70.3)

 

It is a tough event with an incredible open water swim, very scenic bike & run routes, and safe transitions.

 

Event details and schedule:

Races will start at 7.30am

 

Please arrive an hour before your start time

 

It will be a wetsuit mandatory swim but you will be notified if this changes

Warrior mud run

 
25th April 2020

NEW and sold out in 2019

A Mud Run through the beautiful Forest of Dean

The Run will follow a similar route to The Forest Warrior and will be a Muddy Off Road Trail Run

Some sections will be extremely deep mud there are several shallow water crossings but no swimming required

Come and join a fun Mud Race and be rewarded with a great Warrior Mud Hammer Medal 

The 10k race will start at 10.30am and the 5k at 10.00am

Start and finish is at The Speech House Hotel Field.

Please arrive 30 mins before start time to collect race bib and chip

Bring a spare change of clothes and shoes as you will get muddy

 

Prices from only £6 for Junior entry 

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7 Sins Virtual/Group Run

 
Date TBA 2020

Choose to either join the group run at 9am on Sunday 10th February or complete a similar 7 mile run of your choice before the 10th February and send us a copy of your data in return for a medal.

On entry, please select which medal you require:

2016 Lust

2017 Gluttony

2018 Greedy

The group run will follow the 7 Sins muddy off road trail run.

Some sections will be extremely deep mud there are several shallow water crossings

Start and finish is at The Wenchford Picnic Site, off New Road near Blakney.

Please arrive 10 mins before start time, we will leave at 9am prompt.

Bring a spare change of clothes and shoes as you will get muddy

 

Price is £9

 

Double Gloucester 5 Miles

20th SEPTEMBER 2020

Ever looked at The Crazy Cheese Rolling and thought "How Steep is that hill"  Well now you have the chance to run up it and see for yourself. 

The Double Gloucester is a brand new 5 Mile event that starts at the bottom of the Famous Cheese Rolling Hill nr Gloucester. The run will take you straight up the Cheese Rolling Hill and then around a beautiful route on the Cotswold Way before finishing with a second run up the famous hill.

The event takes place on Sunday 20th September 2020

All runners will receive an amazing bespoke Double Gloucester Medal 

The winners of the first ascent will win a King & Queen Cheese award and the overall winners will also be awarded with prizes. 

It is a fabulous route and can be entered by runners and walkers alike as there is no time cut off.

 

The event will start at 11.00am at the bottom of the famous Cheese rolling Hill on Coopers Hill.

The route is hilly and could be muddy so suitable footwear is advised.

Parking is not available at the start but there are several places to park within a short walk details of these can be found on our website.

Number/chip collection will be available from registration at the bottom of the hill / race start from 8am on the morning of the race.