Mad March Mare

10k of running, battling, climbing, descending and fighting the elements, do you think you’re brave enough?

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What is it?

Mad March Mare is a 10k run that will have you ascend and descend over 500 metres, battle through wooded areas, climb up and down huge ravines, go head to head with the Northumbrian weather, fight against the chill of freezing water and attack the famous Hexham racecourse mud.

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Saturday 29th February 2020

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Hexham Racecourse, Northumberland

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Who can take part?

Over 18’s

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What is involved?

Organised by Challenge Northumberland, Mad March Mare takes place at Hexham Racecourse which is located on top of Yarridge Heights and has fantastic views across the rolling hills of the Northumberland countryside and the historic town of Hexham and beyond. On completion of the event, you will be provided with a hot drink and changing facilities and the bar will be open where you can have a well-earned drink whilst enjoy entertainment from local live bands. 

Each entrant will receive a T-Shirt, Finishers Medal, Electronic Chip Timing, Drink and Snack Bar.

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Registration fee: £37

Minimum sponsorship: £100

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