This great new event for Rural Running will start in the seaside town of Littlehampton, in West Sussex, and finish in Portchester in Hampshire. The 50km race is self guided and will take in towns and cities along the South coast, including Bognor Regis, Chichester, Emsworth and Havant. There will be checkpoints along the way, as well as water/feed stations, and an awesome medal for each finisher.
Awesome medal for each finisher
Checkpoints along the way
East Beach, Littlehampton, West Sussex BN17 5GB
There is ample parking on Littlehampton seafront and in the Town centre.
By car: Littlehampton is on the A259, though this bypasses most of the town. It is connected to the A27 South coast trunk road by the A284, which also provides the main North-South route out of the town, and links to the A29 and A24. The A27 also later links with the M27. The A280 also links Littlehampton to the A24 and is a main route from the North-East. If you’re using a GPS enter the post code BN17.
By train: It is possible to travel from London Victoria to Littlehampton without having to change trains. The average journey time is 1 hour 43 minutes. The fastest journey time is 1 hour 13 minutes. There are also frequent rail services from other major cities on the South coast including Chichester, Porstmouth and Brighton. Littlehampton is also well connected to cities on the West including Bournemouth, Southampton and even Wales.
By Coach/bus: There are several daily National Express services through Littlehampton. The bus station also handles buses from a number of bus companies and is on a large number of bus routes.
The Southcoast 50 starts in the seaside town of Littlehampton and finishes in Portchester.Entrants will need to make their way to Littlehampton.
There will be a 12 hour cut off for this race. All entrants will be advised along the route, at the various checkpoints, whether they are going to make the cut off time.
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