Hard as Snails
Shalford Park, Shalford Road, Guildford, GU4 8AA
The Latest Info:
Entry is now open for our 2018 Hard As Snails race taking place on 16th May.
Check out the 2017 Results and photos.
A Glorious 5km or 10km woodland run through the trees and paths of the North Downs. A snail-shaped medal is awarded to all finishers!
2km kids’ run for little ones keen to explore the woods!
This event is a 10k or 5k cross-country run on a single 10k loop with a cut back for those completing 5k. This epic course takes in the Pilgrims' Way over the North Downs in central Surrey. You'll encounter rolling hills, lofty summits and low off-road tracks weaving through the woodland. There's also a mini 2km route for kids!
You'll feel leaves crunching underfoot, the wind in your hair as you bound across beautiful countryside. This is an awesome venue for one of the finest cross-country events on the calendar. Enter early to avoid disappointment - you'll need to be hardassnails!
This event has an overall rating of 93% on Runners World.
We are unfortunately not able to offer canicross entry in 2018. Children aged 10 and older on race day are welcome to run the 5km route, you must be 13 to participate in the 10km event. Children must be 6 to participate in the Kids' 2km and those under 10 must be accompanied by an adult throughout the course.
WhereShalford Park, Shalford Road, Guildford, GU4 8AA
16 May 2018 - Runners (5 and 10km) - 19:00; 2km Kids Race 18:30
RegistrationPlease collect your race number and timing chip from Shalford Park on the day. Nothing will be sent to you in the post.
TravelGuildford train station is a brisk 10-minute jog.
What to wear
Buy your run kit from Fitstuff Run Shop based in Guildford, Surrey. Running specialists. Fitstuff