Race Dates – Monday 26th October – Sunday 1st November 2020
Virtual Run option available – URL Virtual Running Club
Note – Our Guy Fawkes Series starts immediately after this Halloween Series finishes, so you have the choice of 14 days of running!!
The Race: Halloween 7in7
The Medals: If you like unique medals – miss these races at your peril! Each day has a unique medal – all themed around spooky ghosts, witches and Halloween. You can choose either the Orange Medal as shown above, or the Green Medal as shown below.
Important Note: With so many race and medal types it is inevitable that each year we sell out either in colour or medal type for a particular day. You can only guarantee your colour or medal type by booking early!! Bookings within four weeks of the event may have either a different colour or medal type depending on demand – SO BOOK EARLY!
Fancy Dress is encouraged and an award will be given for each days chosen best effort.
Enter the Halloween Races, and compete in 7 consecutive marathons, half marathons, 10km or 5km on consecutive days. Or – just choose any single day as each day is a race in it’s own right!
Monday: ‘The Witches Whisk’ – Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km or 5km
Tuesday: ‘The Scary Scamper’ – Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km or 5km
Wednesday:‘The Creepy Crawl’ – Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km or 5km
Thursday: ‘The Ghostly Gallop’ – Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km or 5km
Friday: ‘The Petrified Pootle’ – Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km or 5km
Saturday: ‘The Spooky Sprint’ – Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km or 5km
Sunday: ‘The Zombie Shuffle’ – Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km or 5km
Race Location: Little Bowbrook, Walton Road, Hartlebury, Worcestershire, DY10 4JA
For an official race hoodie visit our shop – you can choose any of the ten spooky day logos during the order process.
All races will start at 10.00am from Little Bowbrook – registration will be open on the day from 9.00 am, where you will collect your race number. Please try to arrive by 9:30 am latest. Earlier starts may be possible, especially for competitors taking on the full challenge.
Post race, a light buffet will be provided to include sandwiches, soup, hot drinks etc. This is available to all entrants including single day competitors.
What is the course like?
The route is a multi-lap course with each lap approximately 6 miles. On your return to Little Bowbrook after each lap you will have water and food available. There is also a mid point water station and check-point.
The terrain is mainly tarmac, on quiet lanes through picturesque countryside. With the exception of one small hill the route is generally flat.
Is their any accommodation nearby?
Accommodation is now available at the race location, Little Bowbrook, please email email@example.com for more information.
Also within 5 minutes drive of Little Bowbrook is Hartlebury Travelodge. Adjacent to the Travelodge is a Thai Restaurant and a further five minutes walk is an Esso Garage with a Greggs / Subway and Spa Shop facilities. Ten minutes walk is also the Mitre Oak pub which serves good value food. If you require transport from the Travelodge to the race start / finish, we can supply this for a small fee of £5.00 each way payable on the day but requested in advance.
Camping is possible and FREE at Little Bowbrook, which also benefits from shower and toilet facilities. There is also a communal kitchenette with toaster and kettle.
If you have a group of fifteen or more runners (club bookings or friends) wanting to take part in the half or full marathons, we may be able to adjust the race start time to suit yourselves. In addition we can provide a hot meal and drink at the finish to provide for a more social occasion. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you wish to discuss this further.
Entry numbers are limited – we have consent for 50 places Monday – Friday and 150 places Saturday and Sunday – so book early to avoid disappointment. Some medal types and sizes do get sold out.
- The Halloween 7 in 7 Marathon (All 7 days) – £175.00
- The Halloween 7in7 Half Marathon (All 7 days) – £140.00
- The Halloween 7in7 10km or 5km (All 7 days) – £115.00
- Individual marathon £29.00
- Individual half marathon £24.00
- Individual 10km or 5km £19.00
- Enter any number of the above and agree to raise a set amount for our chosen charity (tbc) – £10.00
Or you can gain any of the medals by doing the Virtual Run through the URL Virtual Running Club.
Terms and Conditions: Please ensure you have read and understood our Terms and Conditions before entering.