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Off-Road Running

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) notice: With many events being cancelled or postponed, always double check race details with the official organiser.

Rainbow Challenge

Big Bear Events

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Salcey Forest, Wootton Rd, Northampton, NN7 2HX, United Kingdom

Distance Date
6.00 Hours (ht) ?

6HR

Run

Oct. 13, 2021

⚠️ COVID-19 Safety Measures

The following measures are in place to ensure Rainbow Challenge remains a safe event for all in attendance.

Virtual race brief
Social distancing requirements
Staggered start times
Altered Aid Station

Overview

The Rainbow Challenge is our way of saying thank you to our key workers helping keeping us fed and alive during this pandemic. We wanted to give you a little break and something to aim for as you continue to be on the front line after most of us go back to some sort of normality. Entry to key-workers is free, just email us here for your code. So if you’re looking to come along for your first 10K, aiming for a marathon or looking to see how far you can go in 6 hours then sign up to this event!



What athletes are saying

The characteristics which best describe Rainbow Challenge, as voted on by past participants.


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The Event

Great medal 5
Useful pre-race info 5
Ideal for beginners 4
Supports good cause 3
PB potential 2
Well-stocked goody bag 2
Family friendly 2
Exciting event village 2
Festival atmosphere 1


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Course Profile

feature-icon Mostly flat 5




Review Highlights

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

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Logistics
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Environmentally Friendly
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Ease of Navigation
All Time Average
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2021 Average
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Latest Reviews

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Reviewed 1 day ago

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Can't fault Paul or his team over a number of events.. nothing too much trouble, goes above and beyond! Rainbow Challenge supporting Keyworkers a fabulous initiative. Salcey Forest fantastic venue to run, bit of everything from views to terrain. Aid station as usual spot...Read full review

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Mark Rookledge
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Reviewed 2 days ago

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Nice chilled race , thanks

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Reviews (6)

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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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Environmentally Friendly
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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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