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MEDAL CHASER

HIGH LODGE

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6 hour endurance

trail run

HIGH LODGE

THETFORD

18 SEPTEMBER 2021

solo-£32

pairs and relay team discounts

MEDAL CHASER

 

Be part of something Epic and take up the Medal Chaser Challenge! This is a great solo or team experience to share with friends, family and supporters. This 6-hour endurance trail run will test your resolve, stamina and grit! Offering you the chance to keep pushing on for the next medal.  If you can complete the Ultra distance you will get all 5 medals. All 5 medals fit together to complete a final trophy disc. Here's what you need to know:

 

  • Lap event. Course distance 5.27KM 

  • Venue - High Lodge, Thetford. Discounted Parking Fee. Lots for friends and family to do

  • High quality trails, Pine Forest

  • 6 Hour Endurance Run

  • Solo or Relay Teams - Pairs, teams of 3,4 and 5+

  • Relay Team runners can run any number of laps, however only one team member on the course at any one time.

  • Runners Zone for refueling and hydration. Only accessed by runners support crew and team members

  • Bring your own fuel and hydration requirements

 

The dedicated Runners Zone accessed from the course during the run means you can stop, rest, refuel and hydrate at any time. In the Runners Zone you can safely store your kit meet support crew and team members, relax and go again. Gazebos and tents are allowed. 1 per person or team.

 

This event will require you to bring fuel and hydration for the duration of the event. You will be allocated a dedicated area to set up your kit in the Runners Zone. Toilets will be supplied! If COVID Restrictions allow we will also have hot food and entertainment for family and friends. We're working hard to reduce, reuse and recycle.

5 MEDALS AVAILABLE

  • Medal 1 - 1 Lap - 5.27KM

  • Medal 2 - 2 Laps - 10.54KM

  • Medal 3 - 4 Laps - Half Marathon

  • Medal 4 - 8 Laps - Marathon

  • Medal 5 - 9 Laps + Ultra

  • Relay team members each receive medals for the combined team distance

The Venue – High Lodge, Thetford

Leaving the tarmac and traffic behind and hit the beautiful trails of Thetford Forest. The course takes you through the forest, along winding trails on great quality tracks. This atmospheric location, with its tall pines, brings each runner a little closer to nature. 

The race starts and finishes at High Lodge, which is a recreational site set in the heart of Thetford Forest offering extensive play areas, walking and cycling trails. There's a café, bike hire, as well as additional attractions for the whole family to enjoy. Headphones are allowed.

Venue:Thetford Forest, High Lodge, Brandon IP27 0AF

WHAT TO EXPECT

 

PREPARE FOR YOUR EVENT

 

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EVENT INFORMATION

 

What’s the last date for entries?


The last date for entries is the Friday before the event.




How do I get my Race number?


Please bring your entry confirmation email.You will collect your race number on the day at registration.




I am ill injured or unable to run, what can I do?


You can defer your entry to any other Inspire Races event of a similar price. Please email Info@inspireraces.co.uk with the race details you would like to defer to.




Can I swap my place with a friend?


You can transfer your place up to two weeks prior to the event.




Do you have a waiting list?


No




Can I wear earphones or use an ipod?


You can wear headphones to any event that does not use public roads.




How do I enter a Corporate Team?


Please contact info@inspireraces.co.uk to arrange a group discount booking.




Is there a cut-off time for your events?


6hrs




How do I enter Inspire races events?


Enter via the links on the Inspire Races website.




What is the last date for deferrals and category transfers?


Deferrals and category changes can be done up to two weeks prior to the event.




Where do I pick up my t-shirt?


T-shirts are collected from the shop at registration.




Where can I put my bag and/or clothing I don’t want during the race?


There is NO bag drop available at any Inspire Races events in line with our COVID 19 safetly policy




What time does my Race start?


Please visit the event website page to review the race schedule for up-to-date information.




What time do I need to get there?


Please get there one hour before race start time.




Are there any refreshments?


No




Where are the drinks stations?


No Drinks Station. This event is self-suffiecient. You will have a designated pod to store your food and drinks which you will pass everytime you complete a lap.




Where can I collect my race pack?


Race packs to be collected from race registration on the day. Or posted out if you have selected that option.




Are there any entries on the day?


Entries will be available on the day at an increased price if there is availability. Please check the website to see if event is sold out.




What happens if I arrive late and miss the start of the race?


As long as you are not later than 15minutes, we will let you run.




Where is the Chip in the Race Pack?


The timing tag is in the race pack. This will need to go on your shoe or it will already be attached to your bib.




Is parking available near the start?


Parking is available near the start.




Where should I go when I arrive?


Go registration pick up your race pack, you are then ready to run.




Do you have a bag drop area?


Yes, bag-drop will be situated near registration.




Do I get a medal?


Yes, you will get a medal.




Can I park nearby?


Yes, you can.




Will there be an award ceremony?


Yes, once the results have come in.









 

SCHEDULE

 

08:30 REGISTRATION OPENS 

09:50 RACE BRIEFING AT THE START AREA

10:00 MEDAL CHASER STARTS

What’s the last date for entries?


The last date for entries is the Friday before the event.




How do I get my Race number?


Please bring your entry confirmation email.You will collect your race number on the day at registration.




I am ill injured or unable to run, what can I do?


You can defer your entry to any other Inspire Races event of a similar price. Please email Info@inspireraces.co.uk with the race details you would like to defer to.




Can I swap my place with a friend?


You can transfer your place up to two weeks prior to the event.




Do you have a waiting list?


No




Can I wear earphones or use an ipod?


You can wear headphones to any event that does not use public roads.




How do I enter a Corporate Team?


Please contact info@inspireraces.co.uk to arrange a group discount booking.




Is there a cut-off time for your events?


6hrs




How do I enter Inspire races events?


Enter via the links on the Inspire Races website.




What is the last date for deferrals and category transfers?


Deferrals and category changes can be done up to two weeks prior to the event.




Where do I pick up my t-shirt?


T-shirts are collected from the shop at registration.




Where can I put my bag and/or clothing I don’t want during the race?


There is NO bag drop available at any Inspire Races events in line with our COVID 19 safetly policy




What time does my Race start?


Please visit the event website page to review the race schedule for up-to-date information.




What time do I need to get there?


Please get there one hour before race start time.




Are there any refreshments?


No




Where are the drinks stations?


No Drinks Station. This event is self-suffiecient. You will have a designated pod to store your food and drinks which you will pass everytime you complete a lap.




Where can I collect my race pack?


Race packs to be collected from race registration on the day. Or posted out if you have selected that option.




Are there any entries on the day?


Entries will be available on the day at an increased price if there is availability. Please check the website to see if event is sold out.




What happens if I arrive late and miss the start of the race?


As long as you are not later than 15minutes, we will let you run.




Where is the Chip in the Race Pack?


The timing tag is in the race pack. This will need to go on your shoe or it will already be attached to your bib.




Is parking available near the start?


Parking is available near the start.




Where should I go when I arrive?


Go registration pick up your race pack, you are then ready to run.




Do you have a bag drop area?


Yes, bag-drop will be situated near registration.




Do I get a medal?


Yes, you will get a medal.




Can I park nearby?


Yes, you can.




Will there be an award ceremony?


Yes, once the results have come in.









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