Event details

Welcome to Trail Days - A brand new event type for 2023.

Trail Days are a way for everyone to get involved and connect with the Runaway Adventures community.

Our second event is hosted from Wendover Memorial Hall in the Chilterns on Sunday 19th Feburary. There will be a selection of activities on offer, including:

1. Coombe Hill Time Trial
2. 15km social group run
3. Run your own route (using one of our pre-tested runs)
4. Pre/post run chill-out zone - Refreshments served all day

Enter event

Coombe Hill Time Trial

£10 per person

Group Trail Run

£10 per person

Refreshments only

£3 per person

 

Key Information

Event Base
Wendover Memorial Hall, Wharf Rd, Wendover, HP22 6HF
Date
Sunday 19th Feburary 2023
Time
1000-1400
Group Run
15km group run starting at 1045
Time Trial
10km route - Start anytime between 1015-1200.
Refreshments
Tea, Coffee, Soft Drinks, Cake
Parking
See below
Trains
Wendover station is 10 min walk from the event base. See below for more info.
Bag Drop
Yes

Itinerary

1000
Wendover Memorial Hall opens for pre-run refreshments
1015
First Time Trial start time
1045
Group Run departs
1200
Last Time Trial start time
1215
Group run returns
1330
End of session awards
1345
Hall Closes

Time Trial

Distance: 10km | Elevation: 200m+

A 10K loop to Coombe Hill from Wendover Memorial Hall.

There are some brilliant trails on this route that approaches Coombe Hill via Icknield Way/Ridgeway and finsishes with a nice 2k descent.

Route Marking: We will be lightly marking this route with orange ribbons/arrows. You should also have the GPX to aid navigation.

GPX File
OS Maps
Garmin
TBC
PDF Map
TBC

Group Run Info

Distance: 15km | Elevation: 375m+

The group run will leave Wendover Memorial Hall at 1045. Our route takes runners into Wendover Woods and out along The Ridgeway.

The route is challenging in places with a few hills to climb, however please don't be put off - Our guide will go at a social pace with several stoppages allow everyone to stick together.

We will aim to complete the route in 1h45.

Run a Route

Come run one of our routes below and join us pre/post run for coffee, cake and a chat.

Short

A simple loop over in Wendover Woods

5.8km / 145m+

Download GPX View on OS Maps

Medium

This route is same that our group run is following.

15km / 375m+

Download GPX View on OS Maps

Long

A classic loop to Hastoe and Swan Bottom via The Ridgeway.

18.2km / 417m+

Download GPX View on OS Maps
Event base

Event base

Our event base is at Wendover Memorial Hall in the centre of Wendover.

The hall is ours between 1000-1400 and we will be serving hot and cold drinks and a selecion of cakes and other sweet treats.

The hall has toilets and we will be happy to look after any belongings whilst you are out running.

View on Google Maps

Parking Info

There are 15-20 spaces directly at the Memorial Hall.

If the car park is full when you arrive, please park on the road out front.

Train Travel

A regular train service operates between London Marylebone and Wendover, with an average journey time of 40-50 mins.

Please check timetables and plan your journey accordingly. We will provide recommendeded train times prior to the event so runners can travel together.

Event partners

Mountain Fuel
Ugoku Projects
Athletic Brewing
Chimney Fire Coffee

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