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Bury Saint Edmunds

The Great Barrow Challenge (10 in 10)

Ten running events in ten days in the beautiful Suffolk Countryside - 5k to Ultra Marathons each day

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The Great Barrow Challenge (10 in 10)
The Great Barrow Challenge (10 in 10)

Time & Location

22 Jul 2023, 09:00 – 31 Jul 2023, 16:00

Bury Saint Edmunds, Church Rd, Bury Saint Edmunds IP29, UK, UK

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About the Event

The Great Barrow Challenge - Hosted by Zig Zag Running

Attention all runners!

Are you up for the ultimate endurance challenge?

The Great Barrow Challenge

10 Events in 10 days is back and better than ever!

Starting on July 22nd, we're offering 10 days of incredible running adventures across various distances. Whether you're a seasoned pro or just starting out, this is the perfect opportunity to push your limits and achieve something truly remarkable!

With entry spaces available for each day, you can tailor your experience to your own personal goals. Take it easy and choose the days and distances that suit you best, or push yourself to the limit and sign up for every day to tackle ultra-marathon distances with grit and determination.

Our ten-day event is the ultimate test of mental and physical endurance. Whether you're a serious competitor or just in it for the fun, The Great Barrow Challenge promises an unforgettable experience. With time to appreciate the beautiful countryside, meet new people with a shared passion, and push your limits like never before, we guarantee that you'll leave feeling exhilarated, accomplished, and proud of your achievement.

Limited entry spaces are available, so make sure to secure your spot soon! Sign up today and get ready to take on The Great Barrow Challenge 10 Events in 10 days.

Please share this event with your running friends and community!

So come and join us at our exclusive venue at Suffolk Running Centre, Church Road, Bury St Edmunds, IP29 5AX

Its 10 days of opportunity to challenge yourself!  Whether it be 5k, 10k, Half Marathon, Full Marathon or Ultra Marathon.

It's a seven-hour cut off, (if you start at 9am, and 5hour event if you start at 11am).

Your race, your pace, your distance!  Over the 10 days there will be different routes: *  Day 1 - Windmill - half marathon loop (road) Day 2 - Denham Flats - 10k out and back (road) Day 3 - Clover - half marathon loop (road with small amount of trail) Day 4 - Denham Flats - 10k out and back (road) Day 5 - Dalham Kiln - half marathon loop (road) Day 6 - Denham Flats - 10k out and back (road) Day 7 - Goldings Hills - 10k out and back (road) Day 8 - Denham Flats - 10k out and back (road) Day 9 - Gallops Half route - half marathon out and back (road and trail) Day 10 - Denham Flats - 10k out and back (road)

Each day will have a 5k & 10k turn around point.

On the days with the 10k route out and back, it will be 2 laps for a half marathon and 4 laps for a marathon, an ultra will be 4 laps and then an out and back to the 5k point

On the days with a half marathon loop, it would be one lap for a half and two for a marathon. an ultra marathon will be two laps and then an out and back to the 5k point

Parking is also included in your entry price.   The Race HQ/Base Camp is located at the start and Lap point and at the base camp we will have our water/aid station.

Upon entry you will receive an email confirmation from your entry portal and Zig Zag Running. This will also contain the link to the race briefing information pack.  We have designed Bespoke medals for the event, which you will receive at the end of the race each day and a T-shirt on completion of all 10 days.

Please note the event has gone cupless - so please bring your own bottles or cups for refilling.  * please note routes could be subject to change

PAYMENT PLAN OPTION AVAILABLE: There is an option to pay £100 non-refundable deposit. On receipt of your entry - we will contact you for further information associated to the race.  Full and Final payment will be required on or before the 15th July 2023

If you are looking to stay at the campsite, follow this link https://www.churchviewcampsite.co.uk

If you use the code ZIGZAG20 you can also get 20% discount as well

Tickets

  • Marathon x 10 - affiliated

    Affiliated entry for Ten Marathons in Ten days The Great Barrow Challenge - Hosted by Zig Zag Running at our exclusive venue at Suffolk Running Centre, Church Road, Bury St Edmunds, IP29 5AX. 22nd July - 31st July 2023

    £297.00
  • Marathon x 10 - Unattached

    Unattached entry for 10 Marathons in 10 Days The Great Barrow Challenge - Hosted by Zig Zag Running at our exclusive venue at Suffolk Running Centre, Church Road, Bury St Edmunds, IP29 5AX. 22nd July - 31st July 2023

    £315.00
  • 5k x 10 days Affiliated

    Affiliated entry to 10 x 5ks in ten days The Great Barrow Challenge - Hosted by Zig Zag Running at our exclusive venue at Suffolk Running Centre, Church Road, Bury St Edmunds, IP29 5AX. 22nd July - 31st July 2023

    £180.00
  • 5k x 10 days - Unattached

    Ten x 5k for ten days The Great Barrow Challenge - Hosted by Zig Zag Running at our exclusive venue at Suffolk Running Centre, Church Road, Bury St Edmunds, IP29 5AX. 22nd July - 31st July 2023

    £198.00
  • Ultra x 10 Days Affiliated

    Ultra Marathon x 10 days Affiliated The Great Barrow Challenge - Hosted by Zig Zag Running at our exclusive venue at Suffolk Running Centre, Church Road, Bury St Edmunds, IP29 5AX. 22nd July - 31st July 2023

    £297.00
  • Ultra x 10 Days - Unattached

    Ultra Marathon - Unattached x 10 Days The Great Barrow Challenge - Hosted by Zig Zag Running at our exclusive venue at Suffolk Running Centre, Church Road, Bury St Edmunds, IP29 5AX. 22nd July - 31st July 2023

    £315.00
  • £100 deposit for 10 in 10

    There is an option to pay £100 non-refundable deposit. On receipt of your entry - we will contact you for further information associated to the race.

    £100.00
  • 10k x 10 days Affiliated

    10k for the ten in ten The Great Barrow Challenge - Hosted by Zig Zag Running at our exclusive venue at Suffolk Running Centre, Church Road, Bury St Edmunds, IP29 5AX. 22nd July - 31st July 2023

    £180.00
  • 10k x 10 days - unattached

    10k x 10 days - unattached The Great Barrow Challenge - Hosted by Zig Zag Running at our exclusive venue at Suffolk Running Centre, Church Road, Bury St Edmunds, IP29 5AX. 22nd July - 31st July 2023

    £198.00
  • Half x 10 Days - Unattached

    Half Marathon option for 10 days unattached The Great Barrow Challenge - Hosted by Zig Zag Running at our exclusive venue at Suffolk Running Centre, Church Road, Bury St Edmunds, IP29 5AX. 22nd July - 31st July 2023

    £243.00
  • Half x 10 days - Affiliated

    10 days of Half Marathon - affiliated The Great Barrow Challenge - Hosted by Zig Zag Running at our exclusive venue at Suffolk Running Centre, Church Road, Bury St Edmunds, IP29 5AX. 22nd July - 31st July 2023

    £225.00

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