Info: New entries for this event closed on Saturday 7th March 2020.
New trail event for 2020. A 10km one lap route on the stunning Greystoke Castle Estate, ideal for trail novices and more experienced trail runners. This is a unique opportunity to run an area not ordinarily open to the public and raise funds to help us complete the pool renovations. The total redevelopment of the changing rooms and cafe are due for completion in April - ready for the start of the season!
The route will take you through the Castle Estate on mixed terrain with views of some of the North East Fells and northern Pennines and will be fully marked and marshalled with first aiders in attendance. There will be a water station at approximately 5km.
Registration: 9am - 10.15am inside Greystoke Village Hall. Facilities here include free parking (please car share if possible),changing facilities, bag drop, toilets, and light refreshments will be available.
Start time: 10.30am in front of Greystoke Castle – approx. 3 minute walk from registration.
Prizes will be awarded to major category winners.
Race HQ and registration – Greystoke Village Hall, Greystoke Penrith CA11 0TP
Race start – Greystoke Castle, Greystoke Penrith CA11 0TG
Weather - at this time of year it is very unpredictable. We therefore recommend that you bring a lightweight water proof jacket, hat and gloves. Prepare to get muddy!