Rat Race Man vs Mountain @ Llanberis, Snowdonia, United Kingdom on 03 September 2016

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Man vs Mountain pits you against mother nature in all her glory at this sell-out event. Over 20 miles you’ll face the weather, natural gradients, and the mental challenge of knowing that you have to conquer a mountain. Begin your journey at sea level from within Caernarfon Castle before climbing steadily through the beautiful landscapes […]

Rat Race Man vs Lakes @ Graythwaite Estate, Ulverton, Cumbria, United Kingdom on 09 July 2016

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Rat Race are proud to introduce Man vs Lakes: The most adventurous marathon-distance running journey in the UK. This is 26.2 miles like nothing you have experienced. Begin with an audacious and surreal crossing of the quicksand of Morecambe Bay before tackling a rollercoaster running route through the Lake District’s Mountains. Then prepare to face […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Runner’s World Trailblazer Bedgebury Forest Half Marathon @ Bedgebury Forest and Pinetum, Kent, United Kingdom on 07 June 2014

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The UK’s largest trail running series is back with a new Half Marathon option for 2014! Bedgebury National Pinetum and forest is one of the premier forest locations in the southeast of England. With nearly 10,000 trees and shrubs, the Pinetum is the most complete collection of temperate conifers in the world, and an important […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Runner’s World Trailblazer Bedgebury Forest 10k @ Bedgebury Forest and Pinetum, Kent, United Kingdom on 07 June 2014

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The UK’s largest trail running series is back!

Bedgebury National Pinetum and forest is one of the premier forest locations in the southeast of England. With nearly 10,000 trees and shrubs, the Pinetum is the most complete collection of temperate conifers in the world, and an important location for the conservation of rare species. Starting […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Runner’s World Trailblazer Clumber Park Half Marathon @ Clumber Park, Nottingham, United Kingdom on 28 June 2014

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The UK’s largest trail running series is back, and with a new Half Marathon option for 2014!

We’re bringing back all our classic 10k trail routes but we’re adding a Half Marathon option to each venue – can you go double the distance? Our 10k and half marathon routes take you through soft, springy forest […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Runner’s World Trailblazer Clumber Park 10k @ Clumbe Park, Nottingham, United Kingdom on 28 June 2014

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The UK’s largest trail running series is back!

All Trailblazer locations have been selected for the quality of their running routes, their accessibility and their stunning backdrops. We pledge to do the simple things well; extremely well: A way-marked and measured 10k and half marathon route, route profiles and maps, professional pre-race warm-ups, electronic timing […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Runner’s World Trailblazer Forest of Dean 10k @ Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom on 24 May 2014

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The UK’s largest trail running series is back!

Known as the ‘Queen of Forests’, the Forest of Dean has something for everyone – fascinating heritage, spectacular and varied landscapes, plus warm and friendly hospitality. This enchanted place became Britain’s first National Forest Park in 1938 and is England’s largest oak forest. All ages and tastes […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Rat Race The Wall @ Hadrian’s Wall, Carlisle, United Kingdom on 21 June 2014

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After a superb turnout in 2013, which saw a 90% completion rate of our stunning 69 mile course, we’re back on the 21st and 22nd June.

For almost 2,000 years this vast Roman construction has stretched across the wild beauty of Northern England, and Hadrian’s Wall is now part of a UNESCO World Heritage site. […]