Event Info

Our very first Mad Marsh Run event takes place on Sunday 28th April. The car park will open at 8:30am. The run is due to start at 10:00am.

Parking

Car parking is FREE. The car park opens at 8:30am.

Registration/ID

Upon arrival, enter the registration area and confirm your name. You may be required to present proof of age or photo ID. If you are running as a group, please register together and provide each group member's name.

Bags & Valuables

We must ask that you leave ALL your valuables in your car, and we will have a safe place for car keys.

Footwear & Clothing

All runners must wear suitable footwear (running trainers or trail run shoes are fine). Shoes with spikes are not permitted. Runners should be aware of weather conditions on the day of the event, and wear suitable running clothing. A change of dry clothes is also recommended.

Course Map, Markers and Marshals

You may collect a map at the registration area. There will be markers placed on the course, and our marshals will provide directions when required.

Water Stops

There will be two water stops throughout the course, at ditch 7 and between ditches 10 and 11.

Washing Off

There will be outdoor showers available at the end of the run to wash off the worst of the mud! Please bring your own towels and face wipes.

Toilets

Toilet facilities are provided at the registration area. There will also be portaloos on the course itself, by the water stop.

Accidents & Injuries

There will be a full medical team on site to deal with any accidents and injuries.

Spectators

There are designated spectator areas on the marsh, which will be accessed by tractor-and-trailer rides!

Refreshments

There will be bacon/sausage sarnies and tea & coffee available from 8:30 am to 10am (before the run starts). There will be a barbeque during the event, supplying Hook & Son beef burgers, with salad. Chilled water and alcoholic drinks will also be available. Runners will also receive their very own Mad Marsh Run T-shirt and a glass bottle of Hook & Son fresh organic milk!

Photos

Free photos of the event will be posted on our Facebook page.

We ask that all participants leave the venue by 4:00pm.