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Cheddar Gorge Challenge

In breve

Posizione Cheddar, United Kingdom

Distanza 10 km

Rescheduled to 19 set 2020

Previous date: 13 giu 2020

Informazioni Cheddar Gorge Challenge

Breathtaking trail race on the world famous Cheddar Gorge. Expect great views and big climbs! A family day out with events from marathon to 300 m fun run.

Whatever distance you take part in, you are racing one of the toughest events of it’s kind in the south-west. You will do more climbing just getting to the start than you will in most other events (we start at the top of the gorge and let you finish at the bottom). Each event takes in what has been affectionately dubbed the ‘Hell Steps’; a cheeky little flight of steps with a surprise midway up.

Distanze

10 km

  • 10km

6 km

  • 6km

3 km

  • 3km

Informazioni pratiche

Servizi post-gara

There will be caterers selling hot drinks, bacon rolls and cakes!

Limite di età

MInimum age to participate is 18.

Postazioni di Pronto Soccorso

There will be medical assistance along the route and at start/finish.

Servizio di deposito

Participants will be able to store their bags.

Tempo massimo

There is a 3h time limit for runners to reach the split between the marathon and half marathon at approx. 13miles on the marathon race

Parcheggio

There are 550 Pay and Display car parking spaces in Cheddar, some are a good 15min walk from the race HQ.

Cosa offre il kit da gara

There are 9 feed stations thorughout the marathon. Each feed station will have a buffet of fresh fruit, cookies and cakes, jaffa cakes and jelly beans, water and electrolyte drinks.

Partenza:

Cheddar Gorge, United Kingdom

Cheddar,gb

Attrattive

The challenging route will push you non-stop, but after the race you can enjoy the beautiful and worlwide known caves of Cheddar Gorge with your family!


Cheddar Gorge Challenge Trivia

The Cheddar Gorge Marathon is a 2 lap course taking in biggest and most beautiful climbs around the Mendip Hills and Cheddar Gorge. Runners will run along valley floors that have been the site of British industry from Roman all the way through to Victorian times; and the 10ft dam walls (of the old lead mining settling pits) which you will negotiate bear testament to this. Also on the course you will see World War II bunkers, breathtaking views over to the Welsh Mountains, conquer the mighty Hell Steps (twice!) and enjoy stunning running along gorge edge.

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