Nestled among 150 acres of parkland, woodland, and gardens, Thoresby Park offers a wide range of activities and attractions for visitors to enjoy. Explore acres of beauty spots and parklands perfect for relaxing walks and picnics.
Gear up for an extraordinary weekend of running, relaxation, and revelry for the whole family at Thoresby Park, Nottinghamshire
Saturday, 27th July, 2024: A Day Bursting with Excitement!
5K Run: Whether you’re a novice or a pro, this 5K run amid Thoresby Park’s scenic trails will set the perfect tone for your adventure.
1-Mile Fun Run: Fun for the entire family! Experience laughter, joy, and togetherness as you make memories sprinting through a mile of pure happiness.
Twilight 10K: As the day winds down, the Twilight 10K lights up the night! Join this magical evening race, embracing the beauty of dusk while conquering every stride.
Sunday, 28th July, 2024: Rise to the Challenge!
Half-Marathon & Marathon: The pinnacle of the weekend! Embark on a breathtaking journey through Thoresby Park’s enchanting landscapes in the exhilarating Half-marathon or Marathon
Saturday 10K Canicross: If the weather is cool enough, we will start the weekend with a dash of four-legged energy! Let your furry friends join in the fun with a 10k Canicross through Thoresby Park’s beautiful grounds. (Note: Canicross harnesses must be worn for this event). We’ll open up the entries for this a couple of weeks before event day, if the long-term weather forecast is cool enough.
Experience the Festival Vibe:
Overnight Camping: Extend the adventure! Stay amidst nature’s glory with our overnight camping facilities, creating unforgettable memories under the stars.
Onsite Bar & Food Caterers: Recharge and refuel with delicious food and drinks available right at the heart of the festival.
Live Music: Dance to the rhythm of live performances, creating an electric atmosphere to celebrate your accomplishments.
Wellness Festival: Nurture your body and soul! Engage in rejuvenating sessions of yoga, pilates, and stretching to unwind after your run.
Sports Massage: Treat yourself! Enjoy a relaxing massage to soothe those tired muscles and reward yourself for your hard work.
What Makes Thoresby Park Running Festival Unique?
Varied Races: Catering to every level of runner, from beginners to seasoned athletes, ensuring there’s a race for everyone. Vibrant Festival Atmosphere: Immerse yourself in a weekend filled with laughter, joy, and shared experiences.
Stunning Natural Setting: Run amidst the breathtaking beauty of Thoresby Park’s woodlands and trails.
Secure Your Spot Now! Don’t miss out on this incredible blend of running and wellness at Thoresby Park Running Festival. Register today and join us for a weekend of adventure, relaxation, and celebration!
Come, be a part of this extraordinary celebration at Thoresby Park and discover the perfect fusion of running, wellness, and joy!
The Fun Run is open to all ages, however children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult with their own entry in the Fun Run or one of the other weekend’s races. Please note this is not chip-timed.
At ATW we support the SheRACES initiative, encouraging more female participation in our events. This includes:
– Allowing anyone who falls pregnant before the race to receive a full credit to the value of the race entry to be used at any future ATW event;
– All prizes and rewards are equal for both Male/Open and Female categories;
– Ensuring there are adequate toilet facilities;
– Providing sanitary products in our event village/toilets (details will be provided in the pre-race info);
– Having a zero-tolerence policy for harassment of any kind (including runners, volunteers and staff);
– Seeking feedback from events through our post-event email and taking actions to make improvements.
Check out SheRACES for more info.
Reasons to enter this event:
It’s more than just a running event
Multiple distances to choose from
Well marked course
Custom designed medal
Finish line snacks & goodies
Great festival atmosphere