We've covered off the common questions below. If your question is still unanswered then please email [email protected].
If there are restrictions imposed that force the cancellation of the event, you will be offered one of the following:
Until further notice all Runaway Racing events will operate a start window rather than a mass start.
Participants will receive confirmation of any event changes via email prior to the race.
Please visit out withdrawals page to see the options available to you.
You will receive a confirmation email with a receipt of your booking.
We will then send you a digital copy of the event manual prior the race.
No, you will pick up your timing chip and race number at the registration desk on race day.
No, unfortunately we are not insured to allow dogs on the course for this event.
Yes, headphones are permitted, however it is essential that you remove them for the start of the race and at any road crossings.
The course will be fully marked with arrows and orange tape.
As a back-up all runners will be required to carry a route map, (provided at registration) and encouraged to have access to the route via your watch or smart phone.
There will be toilets available at the event base and aid stations.
The course is predominately off road on well maintained public footpaths and isn't particularly technical.
Most of the course is undulating but with very few prolonged climbs, making the course tough but very runnable.
The majority of the route is on dirt footpaths or on grass through fields. There are some connecting sections on country lanes.
Please check the ultra event page for mandatory kit list.
All busy road crossings will be marked by signage in advance. Each runner is responsible for their own safely while crossing roads, and if necessary runners will need to stop to allow traffic to pass. We will not have right of way.
No, there are no pacers allowed on the course.
Yes, there will be bag drop available at the event base to leave bags. Items are left at the owners risk and we recommend leaving bags in your car if possible.
If you sustain a serious or life threatening injury in the first instance you should contact the emergency services. Once you have done this you should also contact our event medical team using the event mobile number (provided closer to race day).
If you voluntarily withdraw it is essential you alert the race staff and return your timing wristband to event HQ.
Under UK Athletics Rules (Rule 3) any Competition Provider granted a Trail Running Licence by UKA must impose, in addition to the basic entry fee, an additional fee of £2 (to be known as the 'Additional Unattached Entry Fee') on every entrant in a Senior Open Trail Running race who is not a member of a Club affiliated to a National Association or is not a registered member of the TRA.
If you have a question please email [email protected]