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Race to the Stones Race to the Stones

Race to the Stones

Watlington, Oxfordshire

Lewknor, Watlington, UK

Sat 9th July 2022 - Sun 10th July 2022

Organiser's Description

Run, jog or walk the ultimate 100km adventure.

Incredible scenery, a challenging route and second-to-none support, it’s no surprise we have been voted the UK’s Best Endurance Event for the past three years.

Lined with Bronze Age hill forts, Neolithic burial chambers and Roman river crossings, you will step in the same footsteps as travellers who lived over 5,000 years ago.

You will get the full Threshold experience, including fully-stocked pitstops laden with food and drinks, an overnight Basecamp and tireless support from our crew and medics who will help you every step of the way.

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What's Included

Sports nutrition and hydration from HIGH5
Medical support
Toilets
Food and drinks
Water fill-up points
Fully-signposted route
Loaded pit stops
Hot food at the halfway Basecamp and at the Finish
Finishers medal
Event timing from Results Base

Course Details

Conquer The Ridgeway

100km route from Lewknor to Avebury
Finish at the iconic Avebury stone circle
Stunning panoramic views
Journey past iconic historical landmarks:
Uffington White Horse
The oldest path in Britain
Barbury Castle
Wayland’s Smithy
Avebury stone circle
Over 500 route signs to keep you on track
A varied and exciting trail along rolling chalk landscapes, with stunning scenery, historic landmarks and an iconic ending!

full route

KEY STATS

Date: 9th – 10th July

Route: Lewknor to Avebury

Distance: 100km

Elevation: 3,704 ft



THE ROUTE

Setting off from Lewknor in Oxfordshire, you will venture into the North Wessex Downs wandering through golden corn, vast fields and stunning countryside as far as the eye can see.

From the Uffington White Horse to Liddington Castle, your journey promises to be rich in both history and breathtaking scenery. Trekking through the day and night, it is a true test of endurance to see if you can triumph the trails and finish smiling at the iconic Avebury Stone Circle.

day 1 route - 50km along the iconic Ridgeway

KEY STATS

Date: 9th – 10th July

Route: Lewknor to Basecamp

Distance: 50km

Elevation: 1,973 ft

THE ROUTE

Heading off on this incredible journey from the start line at Lewknor with thousands of other trekkers, you will immediately feel right at home on the trails.

Wandering through the woodland before coming down into the renowned ‘field of dreams’, the only thing that can beat this moment is when you cross the finish line! With the route ending at our fantastic basecamp, there will be food, bars and a chilled atmosphere awaiting your arrival.

DAY 2 ROUTE - 50km along the iconic Ridgeway finishing at the historic Avebury Stone Circle

KEY STATS

Date: 9th – 10th July

Route: Basecamp to Avebury

Distance: 50km

Elevation: 1,731 ft

THE ROUTE

Heading off from the basecamp early Sunday morning, you will be following in the steps of Vikings, Romans and Kings. With the prehistoric Uffington White Horse hill figure and the Liddington Castle fort, your journey will be rich with history.

Ending at the iconic Avebury Stone circle, it is the perfect finishing site for this incredible challenge. Basking in the awe of the largest stone circle in Europe, there is no greater place to stop and reflect on all you have accomplished.

entry options

NON-STOP
The full 100km route in one go.
Package includes:
Entry ticket and participant pack
Food, drink and sports nutrition at pitstops
Medical Support – medics at pitstops and Basecamp
Full pit stop support throughout the night
Premium completion medal
16-week training program
Hot food at halfway basecamp
Event timing from Results Base
Bag transport from start to finish
Access to halfway basecamp– bars, stretching area, concessions and acoustic music
Hot food at finish line

WEEKENDER INCL. CAMPING
The full 100km route across two days.
Package includes:
Entry ticket and participant pack
Food, drink and sports nutrition at pitstops
Medical Support – medics at pitstops and Basecamp
Premium completion medal
16-week training program
Camping – 2-person tent per person
Hot showers
Hot dinner and breakfast at Basecamp
Event timing from Results Base
Bag transport: start > basecamp > finish
Access to halfway basecamp – bars, stretching area, concessions and acoustic music
Hot food at finish line

WEEKENDER EXCL. CAMPING
The full 100km route across two days. Camping not included.
Package includes:
Entry ticket and participant pack
Food, drink and sports nutrition at pitstops
Medical Support – medics at pitstops and Basecamp
Premium completion medal
16-week training program
Event timing from Results Base
Bag transport: start > basecamp > finish
Access to halfway basecamp – bars, stretching area, concessions and acoustic music
Hot food at finish line

Package does not include the following at Basecamp:
Camping
Hot showers
Hot dinner and breakfast

DAY 1 or 2 INCL. CAMPING
Package includes:
Entry ticket and participant pack
Food, drink and sports nutrition at pitstops
Medical Support – medics at pitstops and Basecamp
Premium completion medal
16-week training program
Camping on Saturday night
Hot showers
Hot dinner and breakfast at basecamp
Event timing from Results Base
Bag transport from start to basecamp
Access to halfway basecamp – bars, stretching area, concessions and acoustic music
Hot food at finish line

DAY 1 or 2 EXCL. CAMPING
Package includes:
Entry ticket and participant pack
Food, drink and sports nutrition at pitstops
Medical Support – medics at pitstops and Basecamp
Premium completion medal
16-week training program
Hot dinner at basecamp
Event timing from Results Base
Bag transport from start to basecamp
Access to halfway basecamp – bars, stretching area, concessions and acoustic music
Hot food at finish line

Package does not include the following at Basecamp:
Camping
Hot showers
Dinner and Breakfast

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Watlington, Oxfordshire

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