In short: An incredibly tough cross country half marathon set in beautiful countryside In full: Very good value for money, superb organisation, friendly marshals and runners, a well marked out course criss-crossing up and down through beautiful countryside- what more could you ask for? A PB?- NO CHANCE!
Well played Blackwater Valley Runners! Date of review: July 23, 2012
In short: A stunning course, superbly organised and marshalled by Blackwater Valley Runners. In full: This is the second time I have run this course and thoroughly enjoyed it. The scenery, organisation and marshalling could not be faulted. It was also nice to knock 20 minutes off my time last year. Well played BVR! Date of review: July 26, 2011
In short: A very enjoyable, well organised race set in beautiful countryside In full: I thoroughly enjoyed this race which was extremely well organised, clearly mapped out and credit to the marshals for putting on a fine show in the drizzling rain! Date of review: October 31, 2010
In short: Superbly organised race in beautiful countryside In full: An extremely well organised race in beautiful countryside with breathtaking views. The course was mapped out with pin-point accuracy, plenty of water stations and friendly marshalls giving encouragement which was needed in places when trying to tackle the steep hils. Overall, thoroughly enjoyable and thanks to Blackwater Valley Runners. Date of review: July 18, 2010