All our 2024 events are live and taking entries. Our final event is St Edmunds Trail races on 1 December, after that I 'hang up my race directors hat'... Kevin

Upcoming Events

Ultra Marathon

Norfolk 100km and 50km 2024

1 Jun 2024

The 100km race will start at the Cricket Pavilion.

The 50km race will start at the White Horse Brancaster PE31 8BY.

The 100km race will start at the Cricket Pavilion, Castle Acre , the main start is at 7 am but runners can start any time from 6:00am if you are likely to need the full 16 hours to complete. There will be a strict 16 hour time limit, with cut offs at Burnham at Stiffkey checkpoints.

The 100km will start with a a loop around Castle Acre the route then follows the Peddars Way to the coast at Holme next-the-Sea, before following the coastal path all the way to Sheringham and the finish at Beeston Hall School.

There will be a 16 hour time limit – all competitors finishing by 10 pm.

The 50km will follow the coastal path from Brancaster to Beeston Hall School.


Distance: 100km and 50km

Suitable for: Experienced marathon runners.

Medals: Specially commissioned medal to all finishers

Places available: 70

Half-marathon/Marathon

Norfolk Coastal Trail Marathon and Half Marathon 2024

21 Sep 2024

The 2024 Norfolk Coastal Marathon will follow the route along a beautiful stretch of the north Norfolk coastline. The Marathon will Start at Holme Next The Sea and the Half Marathon will start at Burnham Overy Staithe. Both races will finish at Morston Quay.

We are pleased to be supporting the work of East Anglia Air Ambulance, £5 of your entry fee will be donated to them, some of their volunteers will be part of the crew on race day. We are also supporting the work of the National Trust who manage Morston Quay, £1 of your entry fee will donated to their work.

Distance: Marathon/Half-Marathon

Suitable for: All abilities

Medals: All finishers will be awarded a bespoke medal

Places available: Marathon 200 / Half-Marathon 300

Half-marathon/Marathon

St Edmunds Trail Half Marathon, Marathon & Ultra-Marathon 2024

1 Dec 2024


Ickworth National Trust provides the superb setting for our winter trail races. Ickworth NT is 2 miles from Bury St Edmund. We will be offering the choice of Half Marathon, Marathon and a 50km.

Ultra-Marathon race forms part of Positive Steps Grand Slam. The other races are the Peddars Way Ultra and the Norfolk 100km. All three events must be completed in any order in a 12 month period to be awarded the Grand Slam tankard.

Distance: Half-Marathon, Marathon & Ultra-Marathon (50km)

Suitable for: All abilities

Medals: All finishers will be awarded a bespoke medal.

Places available: 250

Testimonials

"I just wanted to say thank you to everyone who made today possible. It must have been a headache organising everything but it was worth it. I had a fantastic morning and felt completely at ease throughout. Please pass on my thanks to the whole team of Marshalls etc.
Thank you so much,
Alice
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Alice Bury to Clare 2021

"Hi Kevin I just wanted to say as a first timer what a superb event you put on yesterday could you pass on my appreciation to you and all your fantastic crew you were all brilliant and I hope to see you all again. Many thanks
Andy
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Andy - Peddars Way 2021

"Just a quick email wishing you and your team good luck for Peddars way run this weekend. You have certainly helped runners out during lockdown with your continues determination to hold your events. Looking forward to the 100k in a few weeks. "

Andy - Grand Slam

"I’m on my way back to Reading via train, but I just wanted to thank you for another brilliant marathon!
The course was well marked, the check points were well stocked with water, snacks and squash and the marshals were very friendly and supportive.
Please, pass my thanks and praise to everyone involved at today’s race.
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Costas - Kings Forest Marathon 2019

"Hello Kevin glad your event was successful, Barbara Dave & Daphne enjoyed volunteering, we did the easy bit.
We would be very happy to help on future events

Best wishes,
Barbara Dave & Daphne volunteers EAAA
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Barbara Dave & Daphne volunteers EAAA Marriott' 2019

"A huge thank you to you and the team for a great day.

The route marking was spot on, the food and drink brill and such an great atmosphere at the end.

My homing instinct carried on even after I finished; until, in fact I was back in Stow soaking in a hot bath!

All the best,
Jakki
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Jakki Bury to Clare 2019