Info: This event has been cancelled.
The Beowulf 10km and 5km will both start and finish in West Stow Country Park. The name links into the Anglo-Saxon history of West Stow which has also inspired a specially commissioned medal for these races.
Both races will go around the lake at West Stow Country Park. The 5km will remain within the Country Park, whilst the 10km race will cross over into Kings Forest to complete a single loop before returning. All routes will be clearly marked and run on good paths and tracks
Runners of all abilities welcome including complete beginners.
This event has been authorised by the Forestry Commission.
Date: Sunday 21st September
Start/Finish: West Stow Country Park, Icklingham Road, Bury St Edmunds IP28 6HG
Start Time: 11am
The race will be held under UK Athletics rules (permit applied for)
Online entry only
Entry Limit: 500
Race number: collected on-the-day
Finish: All finishers will receive a bespoke medal
First Aid – First Aiders will be present at the start/finish and along the course. If you develop medical problems please alert the nearest marshal and prompt assistance will be provided
The course which will be clearly marked. There will be one water station on the 10km.
The course is on tracks and traffic free.