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Rose of the Shires Ultra 54

Date / Time
Saturday, April 6, 2019 at 8:00 a.m.
Length 54.00 miles (86.9 km)

Brand new single day Ultra event

2019 is the first ever running of this race taking in the beauty of Northamptonshire's villages, forests, canals and country parks

We are excited to bring you a brand new race to the UK Ultra Running calendar in a fantastic central location, with a single loop making for easy planning and logistics. The route takes in the beautiful Northamptonshire countryside with two country parks, Salcey Forest, the Grand Union Canal and 21 pretty villages and towns following parts of the Nene Way, the Midshires Way and the Northampton Round. There are 6 checkpoints at 6 to 8 mile intervals.

Our Race start and finish is hosted by the Brixworth Country Park with plenty of room for parking, and only 20 minutes drive from the M1 Motorway 

For anyone wanting to stay overnight, Northampton offers a wealth of hotels to suit all budgets

Type of Race  Multi-Terrain
Brixworth Country Park, Northampton Road, Brixworth NN6 9DG
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Entry Fee

In Advance : £60.00 (affiliated)  £60.00 (unaffiliated)

On the Day : £65.00 (affiliated)  £65.00 (unaffiliated)

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Entry Limit 500
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Simon Hollis


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