Thursday 16th December 2021
A Marathon and 6 hour challenge at the Hillingdon Cycle Circuit. The marathon is a certified distance event with a 7 hour time limit or you can choose to run a longer or shorter distance in the 6 hour event completing as many 1.88 mile out and back laps as you choose on the day, 1 or more to be a finisher and get a medal and a choose your own goody bag of treats, 7 makes a half marathon, or 15 or more for an ultra.
Hillingdon Cycle Circuit is in Minet Country Park, Hayes, Greater London UB4 0LP. We have arranged exclusive use of the track so you will be able to run on a good quality surface free of any vehicles and cyclists. Toilets are located in the clubhouse building only yards from the track.
Start time 08.30 for the full 7 hours to complete a marathon or if you plan to run the full 6 hours of the challenge (last lap must be started within 6 hours, you cannot start a lap after this time but you can complete a lap which you have started even if your finish time is a little over 6 hours). You are welcome to start later however your last lap must be started by 2:30 pm
2 miles from M4 junction 3 or 3 miles from A40 target roundabout
For Sat Nav use postcode UB4 0LP,
From M4 or A40 join the A312 towards Hayes, take exit for A4020 Uxbridge Road. Exit the roundabout towards Ealing and Southall, then after 400m you turn right at the traffic lights into Springfield Road (Wyatt place infront of you and Wickes to your Right), Entrance to the circuit is next to Goals but additional parking is available in the free public carpark just past Goals on your right at the roundabout.
By train, nearest stations are
Hayes and Harlington or Southall both 1.7m
Nearest Premier Inn <1mile
What do I get?
A certified distance traffic free hard running surface with about 15m of climb per 1.88 miles lap.
Toilets near the start/finish of each lap.
An aid station at the start/finish of each lap (water/squash and a range
of sweet and savoury nibbles to help you go the distance)
A medal .
A choose your own goody bag
Chip timing with leader-board and published results.
Is there anywhere to change?
Subject to covid restrictions at the time of the event changing rooms and bag storage will be available in the clubhouse.
Where do I get my race number?
Registration will be in the clubhouse from 08:15. You will get your race number then - nothing will be posted out in advance of the race.
The race briefing will be emailed prior to the event which you must read.
Trail or Road shoes?
Definitely road - The entire course in on a good quality road surface.
Can I run with my dog?
Sorry no dogs are allowed due to insurance conditions
This event is held under ARC rules and has race permit ARC21/389
Date: Thursday 16th December 2021 8:30am
Venue: Hillingdon Cycle Circuit, Springfield Road, Hayes, Greater London UB4 0LP
Race: Marathon and 6 hour challenge
£33 ARC / UKA affiliated, £35 unattached