Kiplin Hall & Gardens

Evening Trail 10k

June 2021 date TBC

 

Overview

 

  • 10k/6mile (approx) 2-lap course in the grounds of historic Kiplin Hall and Gardens, DL10 6AT

  • Set within the gardens and estate of a beautiful Jacobean Historic House

  • Two 5k loops, taking in the formal gardens, grassland and lakeside paths

  • Due to the compact course and being set entirely within this enclosed estate, this is a perfect race for beginners, as well as a mid-week outing for more experienced trail runners

  • Starts at 7pm

  • Registration 5.30-6.30pm

  • Prize giving 8.15pm

  • Cut-off 8.30pm

  • No compass and map-reading skills required!!!

  • Entry fee includes hot drink and tray-bake at the finish

  • Fully marked course with water stations at en-route

  • The race has a TRA permit (no 3391) and will be held under UK Athletic rules

  • Tech T-shirt available to purchase at time of entry

  • Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd overall, and 1st, 2nd and 3rd in age categories

  • Max runners 300

  • Cost: £18 (£16 for affiliated)

  • No entries on the day (sorry)

  • In line with many other races, will be "cupless" at checkpoints, so please bring your own cup.

 

Updates

Any updates (eg changes to the course, race timings, race info) will be posted here.

Due to Covid-19, we have had to cancel this years race. Next years is planned for June, date TBC

All details on this webpage are for the 2020 race.

 

Course Details

 

10k / 6 miles

190ft/ 54m ascent/descent

2-lap course

Water stations at

2 miles on 1st lap

5 miles on 2nd lap

Finish area

Please bring your own cup as this race is cupless

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Race Day Info

 

Race HQ

 

Race HQ is Kiplin Hall Near Scorton, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL10 6AT

Registration will be in the marquee opposite the hall main entrance (follow the race day signs)

​There are toilets in the Hall, and in the converted stable block between the carpark and the Hall

Hot drinks and a tray bake are included in each runner's entry fee, and will be available from the registration marquee after the race

Car Parking

Free car parking is available within Kiplin Hall grounds. Follow the signs and marshal instructions. Please try and car-share as spaces are limited

 

For safety reasons DO NOT park along the main road (B6271) or verges. This is a busy road

 

There are some private residences within the Hall grounds - please do not block their access

 

Timings

 

10k / 6 mile race

Registration: 5.30-6.30pm in marquee opposite Hall entrance

Pre-race briefing at 6.45pm outside marquee, next to start line

Start: 7pm

Cut offs: 8.30pm at the finish

All runners, spectators & vehicles need to have departed by 8.45pm

 
 

Kit list

 

10k / 6 mile race

  • Due to the nature of the race location, there is no mandatory kit,

  • However, as this race is cupless, you will need a cup/bottle

  • Obviously, please dress for the weather, but we will not be enforcing any kit list

  • We recommend trail shoes especially if it has been wet in the run-up to the race  (however, if you dont possess trail shoes, a few bits might be slippery if muddy but you will be generally OK in road shoes)

 

Rules

  • Your race number must be visible from the front at all times.

  • Please respect other competitors, marshals, and members of the public.

  • If you are about to overtake someone, warn them first and say “on your right/left”. If being overtaken, please move to the “other” side to let the faster runner pass.

  • You must abide by marshal and race officials instructions.

  • Please stop and assist any competitors in need of medical attention and alert a marshal or race director (as per pre-race instructions).

  • If you appear unfit to continue, you will be withdrawn from the race for your own safety.

  • If you withdraw from the race, you must inform the next marshal, or contact the race director on the phone number that will be provided.

  • No headphones/Mp3 players (see FAQs)

  • Please obey the Countryside Code.

  • Please close all gates.

  • Do not climb over gates or fences.

  • Do not drop litter – carry it with you, or use bins provided at feed stations.

  • No smoking at race HQ or in car parks.

  • It is not possible to run with your dog (even on a lead) as the course passes through active farming areas where livestock is present.

  • You must keep to the course. Not only is this out of fairness to all competitors, but also for your own safety.

  • The race has a TRA permit (no 3391) and will be held under UK Athletic rules. We recommend that you make yourself familiar with the UKA rules specific to Trail running (UKA Rules for competition 2018-2020).

  • Disqualification may result from any of the following:

    • Deviation from the course (resulting in a shortened distance to be covered)

  • The Race Referee / Directors decision is final.

 

Spectator Information

Kiplin Hall

An oasis of calm and tranquillity in the heart of North Yorkshire, Kiplin Hall & Gardens was built from 1619 for George Calvert founder of Maryland, USA. With an intimately presented hall, award winning tearoom and scenic walks around the lake, through the woodland and parkland, and in the walled and formal gardens, and activities for all ages, Kiplin is an ideal place to experience North Yorkshire country living at its finest.

www.kiplinhall.co.uk

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Email: carol@madraces.co.uk

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