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Longest Day Challenge

Date / Time
Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 9:00 a.m.    Put Race in my Planner +
Length 2.50 miles (4.0 km)
Description

The 2.5-mile loop at Hartshill Hayes Country Park (Nuneaton) means your race can be less than 5k or over 30miles! You decide how many laps you're going to do on the day within the 6-hour time limit. If you're looking to cover a marathon distance you'll need to complete 11 laps (27.5 miles) and a half marathon will be 6 laps (15 miles!). Beware this is a hilly course - there will not be many PB's set here!!

In summary, it's hilly! It's a great course, mainly through the mature woodland, there is a killer set of steps you get to run down and some stunning views across countryside at the start of each lap. There is a very short section of tarmac (around 20m) followed by some compact trail but the vast majority of the course is woodland trail. 

http://www.bigbearevents.net/longest-day-challenge.html

Type of Race  Trail
Venue
Harsthill Hayes Country Park, 155 Oldbury Road CV10 0TH
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Entry Fee

In Advance : £16.00 (affiliated)  £18.00 (unaffiliated)

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Entry Limit 50
Race Website www.bigbearevents.net/longest-day-challenge.html
Contact for Enquiries
Paul Albon

 
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Hills

This route has a total climb of 86 metres. Taking this into account, this route is equivalent to running approximately 2.8 miles on the flat.
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