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The Hamsterley Beast Half Marathon & 10k - Cancelled

Due to Covid-19 this event has been cancelled and all runners have been emailed. If you require more information please complete a contact form below.
Come and join us for this brand new Half Marathon & 10k race using the challenging forest paths and trails in and around the scenic Hamsterly Forest.

The event is open to runners of all abilities, from novices to experienced athletes and is suitable for for those new to running with a little bit of hill training.

And if half marathon doesn't quite suit, why not try the 10k option?

There will be medals and finish line goodies on offer to all finishers.

There are prizes on offer to leading men and ladies plus a variety of age category prizes and team prizes for both male and female (3 to score).
  • Toilets
  • On Site Parking
  • Baggage Drop Off
  • Refreshments
The Course
The Hamsterley 10k leads runners from gentle forest paths to forest trails that will test endurance levels. Runners will be rewarded with magnificent views across the forest and the North Pennine Area of Natural Beauty. Half Marathon runners will do two laps with an additional section.

You can view the course map here

First Aid
St John Ambulance or an alternative medical provider will be in attendance on the day and the course will be marshalled to provide assistance. There will also be a sweep runner following the race to ensure that nobody is left behind and that all runners are accounted for. 
Your individual time and position will be recorded by our chip timing team. We will endeavour to display results as they come into the race centre, but please allow time for manual processing. Results will be uploaded to www.nice-work.org.uk as soon as possible after the race. All entrants that have supplied a valid and legible email address will receive a copy of the results as soon as possible after the race.

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