Hamsterley Forest 10k, Half Marathon & Marathon

Winter - Saturday 6th February & Sunday 7th February 2021


Please collect your chip & bib on the day at registration. 

Registration Saturday & Sunday 8 am to 10:15 am

Runner info will be emailed prior to the race and available on here.

hamsterley forest 10k and half marathon winter and autumn



Enter Winter 6th Feb 2021


Enter Winter 7th Feb 2021

Marathon 09:30am - £38

UKA Affiliated £36

Half Marathon 10:00am -  £30 

 UKA Affiliated £28

10k 10:30am -  £20

UKA Affiliated - £18

On the day entry if available £2 extra.

All finishers receive a bespoke medal, free unlimited digital photo downloads.

Chip timing & live results

Cash prize fund total = dependant on event entries


Finisher t-shirts & hoodies are available to purchase at registration:  £10 for technical t-shirt and £20 for hoody.

Cut off times - all races 6 hours

Additional Info

Please be aware phone signal is very poor in and around Hamsterley Forest.

Course Records

10k Male - Lee Thompson - Crook & District - 40:58

10k Female - Victoria Gibbs- Morpeth Harriers - 47:05

Half Male - Patrick Duffy - Blackhill- 1:26:42

Half Female - Helen Egdell - 1:48:29

Hamsterley Forest 10k and Half Marathon winter and autumn time2run events


Registration will take place at the start/finish area 

Registration opens at 8am

Near Grove Car Park, Hamsterley Forest South, Bedburn, Bishop Auckland DL13 3NL

Car Parking

Car parking at Hamsterley Forest is on a New ANPR System.


A bag drop area is located at the registration. Baggage is left at your own risk and is sometimes not manned. Please put your own labels on any baggage with name and race number on.

Portable Toilets

Will be located at registration.

On course portable toilets available.


No headphones as the route is also open to the public. 



hamsterley forest half and 10k


The route is now certified accurate.

View 10k Certificate

View Half Certificate

Click on the map above to view.


This is an undulating to hilly 10k lap race on good loose stone trail paths as per picture below.

hamsterley forest run path

Marathon runners complete 4 full laps and an additional section at the start.

Half marathon runners complete 2 full laps and a short additional section at the start.

10k runners complete 1 full lap from Race HQ.

Results will be on our website with split times for each lap. (Recorded each time you cross the lap mat).

 TRA race permit with a course accuracy certificate.

Feed Stations

A feed station will be placed at least every 3.1 miles. they will be stocked with cupped water, electrolyte, sweets, chocolate & cake. You can also leave personal nutrition at the feed station at registration.

Hamsterley Forest Winter 10k and half marathon



Live Results Here

Route Map


Photos Here

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