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Christmas Bear Challenge

Big Bear Events

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Wootoon Road, Salcey Forest, Northampton, NN7 2HX, United Kingdom

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Distance Date
6.00 Hours (ht) ?

6HR

Run

Dec. 3, 2018

Overview

Run for 6 hours around Salcey Forest! Complete as many 5k loops as you wish within the time limit while enjoying the support at the aid station and walk away with a medal, beer and flapjack.



Course & Event Features

RUN feature-icon Mostly Flat
feature-icon Spectator Friendly
feature-icon Suitable for beginners


Review Highlights

Below are the top three aspects of the Christmas Bear Challenge, as determined by athlete reviews.

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4.95
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Registration Process
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4.89
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Race Briefing
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4.87
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Logistics
All Time Average
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2018 Average
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Latest Reviews

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Graham Malt
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Reviewed 1 year ago

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My first Big Bear event. The event was easy to get to and the Race Director and everyone involved were all very friendly. The course was well marked and there was a good selection of nibbles at the aid station. I would definitely enter another event in the future

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Tracey F
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Reviewed 1 year ago

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Nice laid back enjoyable event, well stocked aid stations, friendly crowd.

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Awards & Accolades

Racecheck Badge Award

Bronze Award - 2018



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Reviews (39)

All Time Average
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star half-gold-star 4.6
2018 Average
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star half-gold-star 4.6
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Logistics
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Registration Process
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Race Briefing
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Value For Money
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Quality of Aid Stations
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Course Rating
Natural Beauty
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Uniqueness
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Ease of Navigation
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Local Support
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Safety
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Marshal Supervision
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The  

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39

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