Our flagship race starts and finishes at Detling village hall the runners will first head west out on the North Downs Way. There is a small loop near Bluebell hill before heading back to Detling. They will then head east on the North Downs Way all the way to the Lenham Cross before returning to Detling to finish.
The route is predominately trail with approximately 3 miles of road giving a total of 27.5 miles.
Expect it to be cold, muddy and with 4300ft of elevation, hilly with lots of steps. The race starts at 9am with an 8 hour cutoff.
This is a tough course with almost zero chance of a marathon PB!
The race will be held under UK Athletics rules.
* Should the race HQ or checkpoints be cut off due to snow, the decision wouldn’t be taken lightly but the race could be cancelled at short notice and all entries deferred to the following year *
Please be aware there are no refunds and no runner to runner transfers. What we do offer is the option to transfer your entry to the following year or to an equally priced event. This offer is open up to 2 weeks prior to the event. Once this period has passed there are no options open to you.