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Salcey Forest Spring

Big Bear Events

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

Distance Date
Salcey Forest Spring - 6 hours ?

6HR

Run

April 27, 2021

⚠️ COVID-19 Safety Measures

The following measures are in place to ensure Salcey Forest Spring remains a safe event for all in attendance.

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

Overview

Complete as many 5k laps as you wish within the 6 hour limit around the beautiful forest.

Maybe you're aiming for your first half marathon, marathon or ultra? Maybe you've got to do a long training run and would like some company (and to be looked after!)? Maybe you want to see just how far you can run in 6 hours? Maybe you just want run in a beautiful forest on a Tuesday?

Whatever your reason for running we'll look after you, encourage you and send you away with your beer, medal and flapjack!

(This is race 2 of a 4 race series)



What athletes are saying

The characteristics which best describe Salcey Forest Spring, as voted on by past participants.


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The Event

Useful pre-race info 16
Great medal 16
Ideal for beginners 13
PB potential 7
Family friendly 7
Well-stocked goody bag 4
Festival atmosphere 3
Supports good cause 3
Spectator friendly 2
Bucket list event 1
Exciting event village 1


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Course Profile

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Review Highlights

Below are the top three aspects of the Salcey Forest Spring, as determined by athlete reviews.

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Registration Process
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Logistics
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Race Briefing
All Time Average
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2021 Average
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Latest Reviews

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Claire Newman
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Reviewed 1 month ago

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Love a Big Bear Event!  Super well organised, always a friendly and supportive atmostphere.  Having the briefing virtually and being able to rock up on the day and just start is great, none of that habging about at the of the race getting anxious.   First...Read full review

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Claire Upton
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Reviewed 2 months ago

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Well organised event, the pre-brief was sent out on email to ensure Covid -19 safety on the day. Felt safe at all times on the day, could start when you were ready, so no mass start.  The course is lovely and scenic, well signed so easy to follow the route.  Really enco...Read full review

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Reviews (20)

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Course Rating
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Uniqueness
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Local Support
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