Compton, Berkshire, RG206NU
- Distance20 miles
- Water stations
- Traffic free
- Wheelchair accessible
- Minimum age18
- Distance MarkersSporadic
- Size of field200
- Event website
- Event AffiliationUK Athletics
- Online entry availableYes
- On the day entryYes
Saturday, 17th August 2019, Starting at 9:00am
from the Downs School, Compton, Berkshire, RG20 6NU
ENTRY On line entry via:- click here
Changing & showers
Drinks & food at checkpoints
Memento for all finishers
Prizes for 10yr age categories
Post-race refreshments included
Course:- One scenic twenty mile lap. Download route description online.
Terrain:- Mainly footpaths, tracks & bridleways with some short, almost traffic free, road sections.
Navigation:- The course is route marked and a description can be downloaded from our website.
(A supporters'/baggers' route is also available.) Please note: as the course is marked the day before, it is difficult to ensure route-marking will not be tampered with, so please study the route and if possible take a description with you. There will of course be marshals at strategic points and marking will be checked where possible on the day.
Ascent:- 2,200 feet
Start time:- 09:00 am
Time limit:- 7 hours, to finish by 4:00 pm.
Prizes:- There are prizes for 1st, 2nd & 3rd overall and 1st in age 40, 50, 60, 70 categories (both sexes) Only one prize will be awarded/competitor. There are no team prizes.
Fees:- £25 in advance of 10/08/2019 or £30 on the day (+ £1 if unaffiliated).
Drinks:- There will be at least 3 checkpoints en route, with water, squash and snacks. Runners are also advised to carry their own water as a backup, especially in extra warm conditions.
Facilities:- Parking, changing rooms & toilets. Showers & refreshments for all entrants post-race.
Entries:- Athletes aged 18 or above only. NO CYCLES on the course or DOGS on school site please. Limit 300. Rights of entry reserved. UKA rules apply.
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