Dalston Festival 10k Trail Run
08 Aug 18
This is a new 10k (approx) trail run for 2018, ideal for those of you who already love Trail Running or for those of you just wanting to get off the road and give trail running a go... then this is for you!
90%+ off road on public footpaths and bridleways. The is a small section of road at the start and end of the race. There is 115ft of ascent.
Overview: Being held at the lovely village of Dalston with the route taking you to Raughton Head, including views of the impressive Rose Castle and allowing you to enjoy our beautiful countryside with a good section along the banks of the River Caldew. This is a well marshalled route with a drink sation at the mid-way point.
Race commences at 6.30pm, so no early morning alarms! The race starts & finishes as the same place: HiTFit Studio, Ellers Mill, Dalston CA5 7QJ.
Parking: There is no parking at the start location however there is plenty free parking in the village of Dalston which is only a short (5 mins walk) from the startline.
Registration: Will be held in HiTFit Studio from 4.30pm Race briefing at 6.15pm. Race start 6.30pm.
Bag Drop facilites will be availbale at the registration point.
Race numbers can be collected at registration and must be worn on your front, unfolded. The Race is manually timed, so if we can't see your number at the finish, you can't get a time recorded. Please help us to help you!
Race T Shirts and Vests - You are able to purchase a fabulous commererative T-Shirt (Unisex) or Technical Vest (female fit) "Whilst I Live, I'll Run" these are optional extras that can be selected when you get to the payment screen. If you do not wish to to purchase a t-shirt/Vest simply select the 'Not Required' option.
Drinks - There will be bar facilites at the finish line for well earned refreshments.
We are kindly being Sponsored by: Gray Associates, Dalston, HiTFiT Studio, Dalston and The Esk Cafe, Longtown.
Results and Prizes: Once we have collated all the results (which can be time consuming); we will endeavour to get them ready ASAP, so please wait around.) We will be giving prizes out for the fastest 1st Male and Female runners and fastest Veteran Male and Female.
This is a fun event as well a friendly competition, so you'll all get a finishers medals.