Key Information

Date

 

Start

 

 

 

 

 

Location

 

Course

Saturday 14th April 2018

 

Marathon – start time 10:00

Half Marathon – start time 10:00

20 miles – start time 10:00

10k – start time 10:00

5K – start time 10:00

 

Rabbit Ings Country Park Barnsley

 

Undulating looped trail

Registration to follow

‘Over 90 years ago, I was born in Barnsley, Yorkshire, to a working-class family. Poverty was as natural to us as great wealth and power were to the aristocracy of that age. Like his father and grandfather before him, my dad, Albert, eked out a meagre existence as a miner, working hundreds of feet below the surface, smashing the rock face with a pickaxe, searching for coal’ how times have changed

Rabbit Ings is a country park located on the former colliery yard and spoil heap of the Monkton Colliery and then the Royston Drift Mine, which closed in 1989. The 64-hectare site, situated near Royston in South Yorkshire, is home to an array of wildlife – including newts, snakes and herons.,

Another example of Yorkshire been anything but grim

Disclaimer

As is the norm with running events there are no cancellations, refunds or transfers, however if in the event of cancellation of the event due to unforseen circumstances, snow, adverse weather or similar then we'll offer a free transfer to a re-arranged date or the following years event. Please see our "It's Grim up North Running" policy for more information.

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