Hatfield Close, Spring View, Wigan, Lancashire, WN3 4PH
- Distance10 km
- Water stations
- Traffic free
- Wheelchair accessible
- Minimum age16
- Cheques payable to Wigan Harriers & AC
- Postal closing date24th Jun 2012
- Size of field200
- Entrants last year80
- Event website
- Event AffiliationNone
- Available from race websiteYes
- Online entry availableYes
- On the day entryYes
Building on the success of previous Amberswood Trail Runs, Wigan Harriers & AC are pleased to present the Amberswood Trail Race series for 2012.
Amberswood is a Greenheart Regional Park (click here situated between Spring View & Hindley. The former mining area has been transformed into a 160 hectare nature reserve at the heart of Greenheart. The area has many different environments to discover, from woodlands to wildflowers meadows, grasslands to wetlands.
In true Wigan tradition (.....and stereotypes) all advance entrants will be welcomed over the finish line with free *meat and tatter pie with peas to enjoy with friends old and new!!!
*Vegetarian option available.
10k Trail Race, 1st July 2012.
Our first event is our 10k Trail Race, takes in many of the scenic bridleways of Amberswood, following a mixture of terrain from grass trails to wide open gravel paths. The route is flat and open giving competitors the opportunity to challenge and beat personal bests.
The 10k route can be viewed here: click here /> We are also holding a 2.5k fun run suitable for everyone....children, family and have a go heroes!
Free Pie and Peas for all ADVANCE entrants
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