RG Active New Forest Running Festival

Price£7 - £49

AbilityAll abilities

When18-19 Mar
2017

Set to be an iconic event in the 2017 Running calendar, where nothing else matters but just putting one foot in front of the other in the beautiful national park that is The New Forest. We have 7 races for you to choose from over the two days

Why choose the New Forest Running Festival 2017?

– Phenomenal Location in the heart of the New Forest an area of outstanding natural beauty
– 6th Year running and growing every year!!
– Beautifully Crafted medal
– Multiple Feed & Water Stations
– Secure Valuable and Car Key monitoring
– Only £1 for car parking (optional) – proceeds donated to 2515 Air cadets who manage the car parking
– Friendly experienced marshals

Saturday 18th March 2017

 

Time                    Event

0900 hrs               75 Km Ultra – 3 laps – £49

0930 hrs               50 Km Ultra – 3 laps – £39

1100 hrs               Open Half Marathon – £22

1545 hrs               Ladies only 10 Km – £15

 

Sunday 19th March 2017

 

Time                    Event

0845 hrs               Open 10 Km – £15

1045 hrs               20 Miler – 2 laps – £25

1130 hrs               10 Miler – 1 laps – £20

 

Red Shoot Camping Park
Linwood
Nr Ringwood, BH24 3QT

Facilities
Hot showers and toilets
Secure valuables and car key monitoring
£1 for car parking

Terrain

 

This is the New Forest – it’s raw, rugged and it’s untouched – it’s truly an area of outstanding beauty. The courses are all on vehicular tracks, road or bridle paths (only on the Half Marathon distances or above). These aren’t flat courses, they are undulating and if the weather turns damp, the challenge increases! In 2012 we had 24 degree heat, in 2013 we registered 0 degrees on the plain with the wind chill, it’s unpredictable, it’s great fun but above all – it’s as nature intended!!

 

Road Crossings – it’s your responsibility!!

 

We only supervise road crossings and open road sections of the courses, we don’t manage them. We aren’t legally allowed to manage traffic – it is your responsibility to check traffic when crossing or running on an open road.

 

Course distance markers

 

We do not use course distance markers as, at some points, we have 3 different races running at the same time and all 3 routes are different which would make it very confusing for runners. Sorry for any inconvenience – you can always ask another runners who you can see wearing a GPS if you don’t have your own.

Price£7 - £49

AbilityAll abilities

When18-19 Mar
2017

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