The Hot Runner 7in7 2021

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7in7 June 7th – 13th 2021

23900082450_5466d19ba2_zRace Sponsors:

Just click on “The Pickled Village” to go direct to their website. Home of the most charming Chutneys, Marvellous Marmalade’s, fruity jams and rather delicious relishes.pickled village

Hot Runner: The Race

The Hot Runner is a seven day challenge with a unique marathon, half marathon and 10km race on each day. Each days race is based on one of The Pickled Villages fine preserves.…..

Enter the Hot Runner in its entirety, a 7 in 7 challenge, and compete on all seven days. Or just enter any of the seven days individually and choose your distance – 5km, 10km, Half Marathon or Marathon.

7in7 Race Date: tba.

Race Location: Little Bowbrook, Walton Road, Hartlebury, Worcestershire, DY10 4JA. We will have a race flag at the entrance to Little Bowbrook off Walton Road. Turn into Little Bowbrook and the race start-line will be ahead and then to your right.

On the day please aim to arrive by 9:30 latest to give yourself plenty of time to register, receive your race number, and have a brief race induction.


Each day’s races start at 10.00am. Earlier start times may be available so if interested please ask.

Post race, a light buffet will be provided to include sandwiches, pot noodles, soup, hot drinks etc. This is available to all entrants including single day competitors.

Hot Runner Merchandise

Visit our Shop for Hot Runner Merchandise

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 there any accommodation near by?

Accommodation is now available at the race location, Little Bowbrook, please email 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 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.

Camping – you can camp for free at Little Bowbrook. We also have a toilet & shower facilities and a communal kitchenette with toaster and kettle.

The Races:

The race names are all based around preserves supplied by our race Sponsor The Pickled Village. On the day we will have the appropriate preserve available on the day for you to try.

Or you can gain your medals by taking on the Virtual Run through our URL Virtual Running Club.

Limited Spaces:

Only 50 places are available for each day so book early to avoid disappointment.

Finishers medals: Designed specifically for Ultra Running Ltd

Bookings (within four weeks of the event) cannot guarantee their exact medal type (unless you are a 7in7 entrant). As a minimum you would receive an Original Hot Runner Medal, but please book early to avoid disappointment.

Entry Fees:

All deposits and payments are on a non refundable basis.

Personal Cancellation Insurance.

You are now able to add a Personal Cancellation Insurance Policy at the time of your booking. The policy is provided through Event Protect Limited. Please review what is covered under the policy here.

  • The Hot Runner 7 in 7 Marathon (All 7 days) – £175.00
  • The Hot Runner 7in7 Half Marathon (All 7 days) – £140.00
  • The Hot Runner 7in7 10km or 5km (All 7 days) – £115.00
  • Individual marathon (any single day) £29.00
  • Individual half marathon (any single day) £24.00
  • Individual 10km or 5km (any single day) £19.00

Race History:
The Hot Runner was formerly known as Dawn to Dusk for 2014 and 2015. For 2016 on wards the race name was changed to Hot Runner to (a) avoid a name clash with another race and (b) align with our new sponsor “The Pickled Village”

Terms and Conditions: Please ensure you have read and understood our Terms and Conditions before entering.