Hankley Common 10KM

Hindhead, Surrey

Hankley Common, Woodcock Bottom, Hindhead, GU26 6, United Kingdom

Mon 12th September 2022

Starting at 19:00

1 race

£15.00

Organiser's Description

Join this stunning guided trail run, starting and finishing in Hankley Common, home to an abundance of rare wildlife, this location boasts some interesting features. We will visit the Atlantic Wall, In 1943, in an area of the Common known as the Lion's Mouth, Canadian troops constructed a replica of a section of the Atlantic Wall. It is constructed from reinforced concrete and was used as a major training aid to develop and practise techniques to breach the defences of the French coast prior to the D-Day landings. This area is famous for being used in multiple movies and TV shows, including numerous James Bond movies and most recently, the new Avengers movie. It is also an active MOD training area, it's not unusual to find yourself running past guys and girls in full camouflage, hiding in bushes!

We will enjoy amazing trails and views the whole way round.

This run is perfect for people new to trail running, runners who simply like to run with like minded people, or those that haven't felt comfortable running trails alone at dusk or night.

You will be guided by myself, an experienced ultra runner, running coach and Salomon ambassador. You don't need to worry about where you are going or the route we will take, I will take care of everything so all you need to do is concentrate on running and having fun.

Races

  • 10km
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  • 10km
    £15.00

What's Included

You will be guided by myself, an experienced ultra runner, running coach and Salomon ambassador. You don't need to worry about where you are going or the route we will take, I will take care of everything so all you need to do is concentrate on running and having fun.

How to Get There

Hankley Common Main Car Park, Elstead, Surrey

Hankley Common is easily accessed by car, just off the A3

sunset run

Sunset runs occur during the lighter, warmer months and offer stunning running at dusk, with lovely temperatures and fantastic views, the perfect end to any day.

pace

This is not a race!

We will run as a group and share this experience together. You should be able to run between 10-11 min/miles (6-7 min/km) and have a good level of fitness.

First timers encouraged!

kit

A full kit list will be provided but you will need a head torch and spare batteries. I have Salomon Sense Ride 2 and Speedcross 5 trail shoes available to test, please state your size during registration if interested.

Running Adventures are proud to partner with Ledlenser and have the latest Ledlenser torches for you to trial on the run.

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Location

Hindhead, Surrey

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