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Run to the Sea Bournemouth

Ultra Violet Ltd

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Hengistbury Head, Bournemouth, BH6 4EW, United Kingdom

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Open for Registration

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50.00KM

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March 27, 2021

⚠️ COVID-19 Safety Measures

The following measures are in place to ensure Run to the Sea Bournemouth remains a safe event for all in attendance.

Social distancing requirements
Limited aid station facilities
Staggered start times
Virtual race brief
Limited event village
Disinfectant gels provided

Overview

The 2nd Run to the Sea Bournemouth takes place on Saturday March 27th 2021.

The 50km multi terrain route is from Ringwood to Hengistbury Head; absolutely stunning and extremely flat! The first 26km uses the Castleman Trail, a disused railway path, through lush forestry and tranquil woodlands, to reach Holes Bay and Poole Harbour.

You'll be distracted briefly by the amazing views over Brownsea Island and Sandbanks before you join the legendary coastal promenade for the final 12km, through Bournemouth, to the most beautiful finish of them all, at Hengistbury Head.

Park & register at the finish end of the run and we'll transport you pre event to the start at Ringwood.

Of course, there'll be medals, souvenirs, prizes, a fully signed course, feed stations every 10km, and a lot more.

We'll have very generous time limits in place, so you can take your time if you'd like to; this is a perfect event for runners new to the world of the ultra marathon, and one not to be missed for any runner.

COVID SAFETY MEASURES WILL BE IN PLACE AS PER THE REQUIREMENTS COME RACE DAY.



What athletes are saying

The characteristics which best describe Run to the Sea Bournemouth, as voted on by past participants.


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The Event

Useful pre-race info 34
Ideal for beginners 32
Great medal 32
PB potential 26
Spectator friendly 21
Good public transport links 14
Family friendly 11
Well-stocked goody bag 9
Festival atmosphere 2
Bucket list event 2
Exciting event village 1


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Course Profile

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Review Highlights

Below are the top three aspects of the Run to the Sea Bournemouth, as determined by athlete reviews.

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Registration Process
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All Time Average
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2020 Average
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Latest Reviews

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Erin Mckinley
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Reviewed 1 month ago

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As a slow walker I was worried about meeting the cut off for this running event. The organiser answered many of my questions pre event and assured me it was well signed and flat.  It was.  I completed the event with lots of time to spare.  The website was easy to u...Read full review

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Nick Russell
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Reviewed 1 month ago

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Run to the Sea was a brilliant event.  So very well organised with masses of pre-race info.  Free buses from the finish line to the starting point, numbers sent out with a free drawstring bag and buff, aid stations that were well stocked, clean and safe.  The route...Read full review

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Awards & Accolades

Racecheck Badge Award

Gold Award - 2020



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Reviews (36)

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