The Bristol Severn Ultra
Stage 5 of the 5 stage 'Severn Challenge'. A comparatively flat 28 mile run. The path reaches the River at Purton, briefly departing at Sharpness and Newton before circumnavigating the Berkeley Power Station, then back to the River, taking in Oldbury-on-Severn, Oldbury Pill and Littleton Pill. Pass under the M48 and M4 motorway bridges, arrive at the mouth of the Severn ‘Severn Beach’.
Please note that ALL our races are now cup-free which means we will not be supplying cups and you will need to bring your own. We will provide water and squash dispensers and cola bottles for you to pour into your own cup.
The Bristol Severn Ultra Standard Solo. 27 miles.£79 BOOK
All finishers will receive a finishers medal. An Original Buff will be awarded to the first male / female competitor, and will be presented to them at the end of the race.
Runners must arrive for registration at Manor Farm between 06:00 and 06:30 on the 25th May 2020. The race will start at 07:30. Please note if everyone is there before 07:30 we may start earlier.
Competitors must average a minimum of 4 mph otherwise they will not be allowed to continue.
The race is point to point and runners must be self sufficient in both getting to the start and leaving the finish.
Address: Frampton Court Estate, Manor Farm, The Green, Frampton on Seven, Gloucestershire GL2 7EP
Typical CP Station
Example of what will be on offer – malt loaf, jam,peanut butter and cheese sandwiches, sweets, squash and coke. We would ask however that you do not rely on these alone and take only what you need with consideration for the other runners still to come in to the checkpoints.
No camping facilities are provided for the finish of the Severn Challenge they can however be arranged at an additional fee.
Finishers Medals and Awards
All finishers will receive a finishers medal. The first male / female will recieve an Original Buff which will be presented to them at the end of the race.
Please note that entries within four weeks of the event cannot be guaranteed their medal type. This is because we commit to medal orders at this time.
Hiring of GPS equipment
As with all of Ultra Running Ltd Events, entrants have the facility to hire a Garmin for the duration of the race should they wish to do so at a nominal fee. For more information please click HERE
Navigation & Maps
Link to Maps / GPS / Route Instruction can be found HERE
This event is Stage 3 of the 5 stage 'Severn Challenge'. You can enter as many or as few as you like, or enter the full 'Severn Challenge'.
Stage 1 (26 miles) (10:30 start from Rhyd-y-benwch picnic area)
Hafren to Maesmawr B&B
Thursday 21st May 2020
Stage 2 (45 miles) (07:30 start)
Maesmawr B&B to Wingfield Arms campsite
Friday 22nd May 2020
Stage 3 (60 miles) (07:30 start)
Wingfield Arms campsite to Top Barn, Holt
Saturday 23rd May 2020
Stage 4 (60 miles) (07:30 start)
Top Barn to Manor Farm
Sunday 24th May 2020
Stage 5 (27 miles) (07:30 start)
Manor Farm to 'Severn Beach'
Monday 25th May 2020
Total race distance 218 miles
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