Sunday 13 August 2017
The Salisbury 5-4-3-2-1 trail runs or walks is an event suited to all the family, with a choice of distances from 5km to the more demanding 42k/marathon, or even a 50k ultra marathon. The routes will be over footpaths, bridleways and quiet country roads in the Salisbury Wessex area. The walk/trail runs will take you past a variety of sites of historical and scientific interest and through country estates not usually open to the public.
Start/finish at Salisbury Fire Station with a choice of distance: (5k & 10k walk only) 21k, 33k, 42k (marathon) and 50k ultra.
COUNT YOURSELF DOWN OVER:
5 Rivers = Avon / Bourne / Ebble / Nadder / Wylye.
4 Hills = Old Sarum / King Manor / Clearbury Hill Fort / Salisbury Race Course.
3 Large Country Estates = Clarendon / Longford / Wilton.
2 Castles = Old Sarum & Longford Castles.
1 Cathedral = Salisbury Cathedral with a 404 ft spire.
Trail Runners £27> unattached runners. Discounted to £25> if a member of a UK Club. Walkers £12 entry at any of the 6 distance choices. For runners, there is ChronoTrack Timing & results, a small trophy for 1st male & female in each distance. Also included: frequent water stops, a medal, or a badge.
Find out more about this event, now in its 22nd year, at www.salisbury54321.com.