Newark Showground Christmas Challenge

Newark, GB

About this Event

You can complete as many, or as few, laps as you like of a 3.28miles, (measured course) Loop course along Newark Airfield. Complete one lap and you qualify for the bespoke finishers' medal, Can enter for 1 or 2 laps only or go for the 6 hour challenge and aim for 4 laps (half marathon) or how about 8 laps (marathon) or see how many laps your body and mind will take you

Saturday 17th December and/or Sunday 18th December 2016
Entry limit: 100 each day

When do I get my race number?
You will pick this up on race day morning from the event base, if doing both days use same number.

Is there a time limits?
6 hours, aiming for a marathon believe you can't do 6hours feel free to get in contact 

What will I get? 
You will receive a custom made and designed medal.

Where do I park?
The Showground, Lincoln Road, Winthorpe, Newark, Nottinghamshire, NG24 2NY

Is there secure baggage facilities?
No. But you're free to leave bags at the event base. There will always be someone around but we can't guarantee their security.

Can I use an ipod or mp3 player on the course?
Yes. Please be aware of other running

Road shoes? Trail shoes?
Road shoes should be fine. Where you will be running on the grass it's flat (check weather)

Is the course closed to the public?

Are there any facilities at the event base area? 
Yes there are toilets, less than 50m from start/finish. Of building to keep your stuff in.

Public Transport?
The nearest train stations are Newark Castle which is 2.7miles and Newark North Gate 2.3miles, nearest main bus station 2.3miles

Info for all
Please don't litter. Plan to put several bin on the course, plus we will have one at event base

When & Where

17 December 2016 - 18 December 2016



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