Icknield Way, Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire, SG6 4UF
- Distance5 km
- Traffic free
- Wheelchair accessible
- Event website
- Event AffiliationUK Athletics
- On the day entryYes
The 1st Saturday of every month. Registration for the event opens at 8.15 am on the morning of the event and closes at 8.45 am prompt. No entries will be accepted after this time. The run will start at 9.00 am.
The run is open to runners of all abilities and all entries will be taken on the day. Non-members of North Herts Road Runners will be charged £2 for entering the event which goes towards staging the run.
The run is a two lap course on Norton Common, an area of natural beauty. The course is footpaths, tracks and grassland and is described as undulating. Normal running shoes can be worn for most of the year. If the weather has been particular wet, runners may wish to wear studs. Spikes are not advisable.
Car parking is available close to the start in the outdoor swimming pool car park and bowls club car park, both off Icknield Way, Letchworth Garden City, SG6 4UF. However, runners are encouraged to walk or cycle to the event. There are cycle racks in front of the swimming pool. Alternatively, public transport facilities are very good. The start is a short walk from the main line railway station. There are no toilets or changing facilities. There will be an area to store bags safely at the finish. Water will be available for all runners at the finish.
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