OMM Festival - Trail Runs

Rugeley, Staffordshire

Organiser's Description

The OMM Festival is a not for profit two day celebration of the outdoors with a selection of events to whet the appetite of first time racers and seasoned vets alike. There is an event to suit every ability; including the UK’s first disability-inclusive trail race, whether you are looking to challenge yourself or enjoy a fun run out.

With catering and bar on site, experts on hand for kit and event queries, skills workshops plus free camping; non-competitors are welcome too so bring the kids (and someone to look after them) while you enjoy the trails.

The events include fully marked trail races on varied and challenging terrain, as well as the OMM Lite Run, and the OMM Bike events.


  • Individual Marathon Entry SATURDAY 10.30am. 18ys+
    £40 BOOK
  • Individual Half Marathon Entry SATURDAY 12pm. 18ys+
    £30 BOOK
  • 10km Trail Race SUNDAY 11am. 18ys+
    £20 BOOK
  • Marathon (Saturday) & 10k Trail (Sunday) Both days. 18+yrs
    £65 BOOK
  • Half Marathon (Saturday) & 10k Trail (Sunday) Both days. 18+yrs
    £65 BOOK

FREE camping and parking (multi day events only)

Heated and lit giant marquee

Refreshments by Barretts Kitchen and Bar’

Physio services – sports massage, gait analysis

Kit shop and running advice

Talk to the experts

Family friendly – Perfect site for children to play

Marked biking and walking routes available all weekend

Friday 1st May

3pm Camp Site opens – WS15 2UA.

4pm Event Centre Open

8-9pm Free Workshops: Gait, Kit clinic

Saturday 2nd May

8.30am OMM Lite and Bike Day 1

10.30am Outdoors Magic Marathon Trail Race

12pm Outdoors Magic Half Marathon Trail Race

4pm Free Kids 2km fun trail race (Entry on the day)

6-9pm Free Workshops: Injury Prevention, Pro Kit Clinic, Guest Speaker

Sunday 3rd May

8am OMM Lite and Bike Day 2

11am Outdoors Magic 10km Trail Race – Adventurer Chris Nicholson to set Guinness World Record completing the race in a wheelchair.

12.30pm – 3pm Award ceremony

5pm last departures.

We’re delighted to be having this year’s OMM Festival back in the rolling hills of Cannock Chase.

Tackeroo Site, Penkridge Bank Rd, Rugeley WS15 2UA

Access to parking, camping and the Event Centre will be clearly signposted.

Camping or arriving in a vehicle you will be sleeping in? You must also read the section below ‘Camping, Campervans and accommodation’


By Car. The Event HQ is located between Stafford and Cannock to the East of the A34. Access to the Tackeroo Event Site is from Penkridge Bank Road and will be signposted. When you arrive you will be met by our friendly volunteer marshals, please follow their instructions.

By Public Transport. The nearest Stations, dependent on where you are travelling from are Rugeley Trent Valley and Rugeley Town, Hednesford and Cannock. The closest is approx 3 miles from the event HQ.

Marathon and Half Trail Marathon – Sat 2nd May
Compulsory Race Brief – 10:30 @ the Event HQ
Start Time – 11:00

10K Trail Race – Sun 3rd May
Compulsory Race Brief – 10:30 @ the Event HQ
Start Time – 11:00 – wheelchair users.11:10 – all other runners

CUT OFF TIMES - There will be generous cut off times for safety reasons – these will be as follows:

Half Marathon
Must leave water stop at approx 14km by 13:35
Must finish in 4 hours – 15:00

Full Marathon
Must leave water station at approx 20km by 14:20
Must leave water station at approx 24.5km by 15:05
Must leave water station at approx 34km by 16:40
Must finish in 7 hours by 18:00

Must finish in 3 hours (course closes at 14:40)



Timed navigation based events.

Find the checkpoints.

Highest score wins.

Solo or Team.

Saturday time limit: 5 hours
Sunday time limit 4 hours

Saturday time limit: 7 hours.
Sunday time limit: 5 hours.

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    SATURDAY Post Race Meal for Saturday competitors only

    Please tick the box and select from the drop down. Post-race meals are available for competitors only, on the day of competing.

  • SUNDAY Post Race Meal for Sunday competitors only

    Please tick the box and select from the drop down. Post-race meals are available for competitors only, on the day of competing.

  • CAMPING Friday & Saturday Camping

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    1 tent or campervan space per competitor is included in your entry. This must be booked in advance as space is limited.
    This is for competitors who have booked events on both days.

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