Run, Bike, Run! Challenge yourself this autumn! An event for adults and juniors at Colliers Wood.
A popular event for both adults and juniors. The event is a fantastic opportunity to try something new whilst enjoying the local scenery in and around Moorgreen. Are you up for the challenge?
The event involves a bike ride and two runs.
The distances are suitable for people who have never tried an event before, as well as for those who are looking for an additional challenge to take part in. The event will be chip timed.
What does the Event Involve?
The Duathlon involves three disciplines. Each person must complete each discipline. There is no rest period in between each stage.
The disciplines for the Beginners Event are:
- 2K Run
- 8K Bike Ride
- 1K Run
The disciplines for the Challenge Event are:
- 4K Run
- 15.5K Bike Ride
- 2K Run
The disciplines for the Junior Taster Event are:
- 800 metre Run
- 1K Bike Ride
- 600 metre Run
The adult event starts with a run in around Colliers Wood, followed by a bike ride on the surrounding roads in Moorgreen, Underwood and Watnall. The event finishes with a second run within Colliers Wood.
The junior event follows a similar format but takes place within the grounds of the park. The bike ride and the run will both take place inside the park and will not enter the public highway.
What will you need?
For the event you will need trainers/running shoes, a roadworthy bike and a helmet. You will also need comfortable clothing for taking part in.