Next Race: 18/09/2021
EVENT POSTPONED TILL 2021
THE BEYOND THORNEY TRAIL
An off road multi terrain trail run, we have purposely designed it to be inclusive to all, with open spaces, two stunning fishing lakes, woodland and a very relaxed atmosphere with distances including, 5km, 10km, Half and 6 Hour Enduro (INDIVIDUAL OR TEAM).
Whether you're a hardcore marathon runner or just getting into trail running, or maybe you're just a supportive spouse (bring the whole family) or a friend who doesn't run, the Thorney Trail fest has something for you!
The day will be spent running a segment of trail highlighting Thorney's natural landscape.
AND ITS PAN FLAT.
THE BEYOND THORNEY TRAIL FEST
A fantastic medal awaits you at the finish line, along with a variety of revitalising snacks and drinks to purchase.
Grab a finisher's photo on our podium before you leave and watch out for your result after the race.
EACH RUNNER WILL RECIEVE:
A fantastic finishers medal
An assortment of goodies (Distance specific)
Safe bag drop
Aid Station/s (Number depends on route distance)
First aid in the event village and throughout the race
Post race refreshments (Available to purchase)
Whether you’re setting yourself a fitness target, looking to achieve a new PB, raising money for your good cause or just coming to join the hundreds of other runners who are running for their own goals, you know you can also run just for fun.
(The event is limited of 1000 runners over all the distances)
With onsite camping should you wish to make a weekend of it (Fee payable).
A relaxation Marquee,
ADDITIONAL EVENT INFORMATION
There will be other elements to the event including Yoga, Massage and a few other bits and pieces we are working on.
The marquee will be a place for runners to relax pre and post-race(why not aid your recovery with a super soothing massage!)
Routes available on the day to include
21km (Half marathon)
Enduro individual (1 person completing as many laps in the time available)
Enduro team ( 3 people completing as many laps in the time available)
PLEASE LOOK AT THE INDIVIDUAL EVENT PAGES FOR SPECIFIC ROUTE/EVENT INFORMATION
ALL THE RUNNING TAKES PLACE ON THE SATURDAY
The other days are just for relaxing, camping, yoga etc
We love people to challenge themselves, so we welcome you to try, and remember you have all day, so the challenge is in your hands
With a aid stations on the course, you train we will energise you
There are lots of places for spectators and plenty of things for them to do locally whilst your running, as always children 14 and under run for free, (5 km and 10 km only)
At the start/Finish there will be a bag drop (For those not camping), food, coffee and cake for sale, and an event village including a massage tent, and whatever else we can find to make it an enjoyable weekend
Prizes for first 3 place’s Male and Female for all distances inc first Junior, plus some spot prizes but off course it’s the medal you really want.
If you choose to enter with camping, you can arrive any time after 1300 on the Friday, and can stay until 1300 on Sunday, once you have booked camping, the people you are staying with should just book their running space accordingly.
Maximum campers per camping booking is 5 (Camping and running are separate bookings).
Enduro Team42 Km run £40.00
Half Marathon21.1 Km run £20.00
Enduro Individual42 Km run £25.00
10km10 Km run £15.00
5km5 Km run £10.00
Directions from :-
EXETER, FOLLOW M5 TO A358 TO TAUNTON, TAKE EXIT 25 ONTO A358,THEN ONTO A378 TO CURRY RIVAL, AND THEN SIGNS TO THORNEY LAKES THROUGH MUCHELNEY
(1hr 7mins - 51miles)
SOUTHAMPTON, FOLLOW A36 ONTO A303, AT SPARKFORD FOLLOW THE A372 TO LANGPORT AND THEN SIGNS TO THORNEY LAKES THROUGH MUCHELNEY
(1hr 58 - 76.8m)
Name: Thorney, South Somerset
Place type: Village
Location: Grid Ref: ST 4293 2349 • X/Y co-ords: 342939, 123491 • Lat/Long: 51.00799942,-2.81469388
District: South Somerset
County/Unitary Authority: Somerset
Region: South West
OS Explorer map: 129: Yeovil & Sherborne