Medal Chaser - Norfolk
Be part of something Epic and take up the Medal Chaser Challenge!
This is a great solo or team experience to share with friends, family and supporters. This 6-hour endurance trail run will test your resolve, stamina and grit! Offering you the chance to keep pushing on for the next medal.
If you can complete the Ultra distance you will get all 5 medals. All 5 medals fit together to complete a final trophy disc.
The dedicated Runners Zone accessed from the course during the run means you can stop, rest, refuel and hydrate at any time. In the Runners Zone you can safely store your kit meet support crew and team members, relax and go again. Gazebos and tents are allowed. 1 per person or team.
This event will require you to bring fuel and hydration for the duration of the event. You will be allocated a dedicated area to set up your kit in the Runners Zone. Toilets will be supplied! If COVID Restrictions allow we will also have hot food and entertainment for family and friends. We're working hard to reduce, reuse and recycle.
Set in 250 acres of beautiful Suffolk parkland. Haughley Park is a privately-owned country estate surrounded by ancient woodlands with excellent trails and a stunning Jacobean manor house at its heart.
Since the lockdown restrictions were eased at the beginning of August, we have implemented a number of strategies to ensure your safety and wellbeing, whilst continuing to offer high quality and value for money sporting events for you to enjoy.
Given the changes in some restrictions that came into place on Monday, we would like to take the opportunity to remind you that we will continue to arrange events in line with guidance from The Government, UK Athletics, British Triathlon and British Cycling.
In response to these guidelines, we have implemented and been adhering to the following measures at all of our current sporting events:
A limit on the number of available spaces
Required Pre-registration - with no registration available “on the day”.
Staggered wave starts with 15 minutes between each wave
No water tables or stops are provided – please ensure you bring your own drinking water
Sanitisation stations – available in the race village for your use
Race medals and mementos are posted out to everyone following the event
Two Meter Social Distancing measures are kept to in the race village and while out on the course route at all times
No spectators at the events or in the race village
We will endeavour to continue offering a regular programme of events as we have since restrictions were eased and do our very best to limit any disruptions to our calendar through cancellations. We are also continually looking forward to 2021 and being able to return to our normal events calendar whenever we can.
Lap event. Course distance 5.27KM
High quality trails within ancient woodlands, open parkland and forest.
6 Hour Endurance Run
Solo or Relay Teams - Pairs, teams of 3,4 and 5+
Relay Team runners can run any number of laps, however only one team member on the course at any one time.
Runners Zone for refueling and hydration. Only accessed by runners support crew and team members
Bring your own fuel and hydration requirements
High Lodge, Thetford. Discounted Parking Fee. Lots for friends and family to do
Medal 1 - 1 Lap - 5.27KM
Medal 2 - 2 Laps - 10.54KM
Medal 3 - 4 Laps - Half Marathon
Medal 4 - 8 Laps - Marathon
Medal 5 - 9 Laps + Ultra
Relay team members each receive medals for the combined team distance
08:30 REGISTRATION OPENS
09:50 RACE BRIEFING AT THE START AREA
10:00 MEDAL CHASER STARTS
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