The Wallington House. Northumberland, head torch race will be the forth in a series of 6 winter head torch No Ego Challenges in 2014/2015.
Race start time 6.30pm
The 5 mile course takes place on the tracks and trails and woodland through Wallington houses grounds and gardens.
This race will be on marked paths, footpaths and trails through the forest. Head torch race is fun and challenging; don't forget your sense of humour. You will get dirty, so be prepared. This is not an obstacle race, apart from ducking to miss branches, avoiding tree roots and running down steep decents. If you don't have a head torch they can be purchased from around £10.00 or just use a hand held torch. You must come with your own torch.
Head torches WILL NOT be on sale on the night.
The start and finish will be in the show field adjacent to the car park area of Wallington House.
This event will be restricted in numbers, due to parking resrictions at the visitor centre. The course will be marked with reflective directional arrows.You must not just follow the runner in front; No Ego staff are not responsible for any wrong turns taken, but staff will try to keep you on the right track.
Please wear appropriate footwear(off road trail shoes are highly recommended) Warm clothing. Fully charged or new batteries in your head torch.
There will be no official event photography at this event.
There will be no water stations on the race course, but water will be available at the end of the race.
Registration opens at 5.30pm
Pre race briefing 6.20pm
Race start 6.30pm
This will be a mass start event. There will be no waves.
Entry for this event will be £13.00 or £16.00 on the night.
There will be no refunds for this event or for non participation.