Beyond Badminton Trail
The event will take you on routes that are captivating which are not very technical underfoot they are all a mix of Gravel track, Forest track and pathways, some flat tarmac and either wide open or tree lined grassland tracks all with stunning beauty at every turn.
Criss crossing the estate will take you on visually stunning routes.
There are no laps on this event, we will ensure you don’t cross the same path twice.
Registration will be conducted on the morning of the event in the Large Marquee in the event village, all routes start on the edge of the event village and the Start/Finish is approx. a 1-minute walk from registration.
There is no what could be classed as climbing, no mountains or hills, but there may be some gentle lumps here and there.
There are a few road crossings moving from one part of the course to another, these crossings will all have a marshal and we have limited them to a minimum.
A fantastic finisher medal
Entry goodies (Distance specific)
Timed results (CHIP TIMED)
Safe bag drop (The Bag drop will incure an addition fee of £2.00)
Aid station/s (Route distance will determine how many)
First aid in the event centre and throughout the event course
Post-race refreshments (Available to purchase see below)
Badminton GL9 1DD
Parking (Free to park)
Toilets (Portable Toilets)
Pre and Post event massage (Fee payable)
Hot and Cold drinks (Fee payable)
Hot food and snacks (Fee payable)
Event village with Music
Parking for the event is just on the edge of the event village, its FREE and close to the start and finish area.
Registration will be from 0700 – 0945
The ULTRA event will start at 0800 (The cut off will be 9 Hours, YOU MUST ENSURE YOU CAN FINISH BY 1700).
The MARATHON event will start at 0900 (The cut off will be 8 Hours YOU MUST ENSURE YOU CAN FINISH BY 1700).
The HALF MARATHON event will start at 1000 (No cut off).
The 10km event will start at 1030 (No cut off Just come an enjoy the day).
The 5km event will start at 1030 (No cut off just come and enjoy the day).
You do not need to run the events, you can choose to walk them if you wish as long as you have finished by the cut offs for the longer distances.
There will be a small safety brief on the start line just before the race begins, if you miss the briefing you will not be able to compete.
All the routes will be chipped timed and this along with your number will be either posted out to you or you can collect it at registration on the morning of the event.
The routes are all mainly flat, fast, and runnable, which will make it extremely enjoyable, and an incredible place to run.
We will ensure there are plenty of on course energy stations, however this will be a CUPLESS event so you should ensure you carry your own water and use the energy stations as a top up.
Whether you are setting yourself a fitness target, raising money for your good cause or just coming to join the hundreds of other runners who are running for their own goals, you know you can also run just for fun.
(The event is limited to 7500 runners over all the distances).
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