Hamsterley Forest 10k, Half Marathon & Marathon
Spring - Sunday 23rd & 24th May 2020 - POSTPONED
Winter - Saturday 6th February & Sunday 7th February 2021
10k & Half Marathon Autumn - Sunday 18th October 2020
Please collect your chip & bib on the day at registration.
Registration Saturday & Sunday 8 am to 10:15 am
Runner info will be emailed prior to the race and available on here.
Enter Spring 23 May 2020
Enter Spring 24 May 2020
Marathon 09:30am - £38
UKA Affiliated £36
Half Marathon 10:00am - £30
UKA Affiliated £28
10k 10:30am - £20
UKA Affiliated - £18
On the day entry if available £2 extra.
All finishers receive a bespoke medal, free unlimited digital photo downloads.
Chip timing & live results
Cash prize fund total = dependant on event entries
Finisher t-shirts & hoodies are available to purchase at registration: £10 for technical t-shirt and £20 for hoody.
Cut off times - all races 6 hours
Please be aware phone signal is very poor in and around Hamsterley Forest.
10k Male - Lee Thompson - Crook & District - 40:58
10k Female - Victoria Gibbs- Morpeth Harriers - 47:05
Half Male - Patrick Duffy - Blackhill- 1:26:42
Half Female - Helen Egdell - 1:48:29
Registration will take place at the start/finish area
Registration opens at 8am
Near Grove Car Park, Hamsterley Forest South, Bedburn, Bishop Auckland DL13 3NL
Car parking at Hamsterley Forest is on a New ANPR System.
A bag drop area is located at the registration. Baggage is left at your own risk and is sometimes not manned. Please put your own labels on any baggage with name and race number on.
Will be located at registration.
On course portable toilets available.
No headphones as the route is also open to the public.
The route is now certified accurate.
Click on the map above to view.
This is an undulating to hilly 10k lap race on good loose stone trail paths as per picture below.
Marathon runners complete 4 full laps and an additional section at the start.
Half marathon runners complete 2 full laps and a short additional section at the start.
10k runners complete 1 full lap from Race HQ.
Results will be on our website with split times for each lap. (Recorded each time you cross the lap mat).
TRA race permit with a course accuracy certificate.
A feed station will be placed at least every 3.1 miles. they will be stocked with cupped water, electrolyte, sweets, chocolate & cake. You can also leave personal nutrition at the feed station at registration.