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hardassnails

03 July 2019

Shalford Park, Shalford Road, Guildford, GU4 8AA

  Add to Calendar 2019-07-03 2019-07-03 Europe/London hardassnails> This event is a 10k or 5k cross-country run or walk 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. Shalford Park, Shalford Road, Guildford, GU4 8AA
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When

03 July 2019 - 18:30 Kids / 19:00 other distances

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.

Snail-shaped medal for all.

Rated 93% on Runnersworld. This is an awesome venue for one of the finest cross-country events on the calendar, but you'll need to be hardassnails! 15km distance also available!

Event List

Bag Drop
Chip Timing
Free Parking
Hilly
Kids Races
Medal
On Site Catering
Route Marking

General Information

What

Hard as Snails is a 15k, 10k or 5k plus a 2k route for kids. 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. 

We are unfortunately not able to offer canicross entry in 2019. 

Entry Age Criteria

5km - must be 10 or older on race day.

10km - must be 13 or older on race day.

15km - must be 16 or older on race day.

2km kids race - must be 6 or older on race day. Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

Registration

Listen up!
Park in Shalford Park
Collect chip in Shalford Park.
Walk to start 800m up Pilgrims way.
Nothing will be sent to you in the post.

Travel

Guildford train station is a 10-minute jog.

Parking

Parking at Shalford Park not at the Chantries. There is a large football field with ample free parking where participants can register.

Baggage

Bag store at the start/finish line. Bring some cash for a Cafe2U coffee.

What to wear

Buy your run kit from Running specialists Fitstuff Run Shop based in Chapel Street, Guildford. 

Course

The Hard as Snails cross country course takes in hilly woodland tracks through pine forests and open paths across the fields of the North Downs, Surrey.

Route maps 15km10km5km

First Aid

Team Medic are supporting the event.

Timing

Chip timing.

Toilets

Public loos in Shalford Park will be made available to the athletes and spectators.

Water

Water stations on route and at the finish line.

Refreshment

Water and bananas at the finish line.

Don't Forget

Field of Fitness offer strength training. Check out the official training plan HERE.

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