14 Results for tag: heart of england

JustRide – Easter Epic Sportive

Back for a fourth year, The Easter Epic Sportive. With 2 distances available at 82km and 125km, this road sportive might not be the longest in terms of distance, but with plenty of ascent, it certainly offers a challenge to any seasoned riders, and newcomers alike. Following many of the roads covered in the Tour of Britain's visits to the area, the ... More

DirtRun – Ultra – In the Black Country

The DirtRun Ultra - Have you got what it takes? We’re delighted to introduce a brand new event for 2017 - the DirtRun Black Country Ultra! When: Sunday 12th March 2017 Where: Start and finish at Himley Hall (situated between Kingswinford and Wombourne) How: The 32 mile loop is broken down into 4 x 8 mile segments and can be taken on solo, as ... More

JustRide Duathlon – Arden Attack!

Brand new for 2017, an early season addition to the Duathlon calendar, this time at the Heart of England Forest's site at Middle Spernall, Warwickshire. As a "Rough & Smooth" duathlon, this one is also perfect if you are new to Duathlon as we've engineered a road bike split for those not used to mountain biking. The event consists of a 5km... More

FREE BEER for Ultra Runners!

We've been working with Chris at Teme Valley Brewery for quite a while now and many of our DirtRunners will have won a bottle or two of Chris' fine local ales. For 2017, we've teamed up with Teme Valley Brewery as exclusive beer provider for our DirtRun events - not only will we continue to offer Teme Valley ales as prizes but for the Ultra in the Black ... More

Ultra shirt: Very limited edition – details soon!

Very limited edition - Ultra in the Black Country shirts coming soon - only for Ultra runners!! More

DirtRun – In The Dark – Croome

DirtRun In The Dark We are back again at the National Trust's spectacular grounds of Croome Court and Gardens. Enter online HERE The route will take runners from the church across the Landscape Park and its wonderful formal garden areas, featuring tracks, trails, tunnels and bridges. Senior runners have the choice of a 5km or 10k distance. ... More

First sight of Ultra medal!

Here it is - the DirtRun Ultra in the Black Country medal - it's a big splash of black with a bottle opener built in - can't wait to get our hands on these. We wanted something that reflected the industrial heritage of the route but with a cheeky twist - hopefully you'll want to earn one of these! If you've not signed up yet........   &n... More

FREE Performance Running Shirt – with every Senior 5-star series entry

Hot off the press - final designs for our DirtRun 5-star series shirt ! Get one completely FREE when you sign up for the series. Sign up by January 19th to get your shirt in time to collect at Round 1. More

New Year’s Day Dirt Run (now with a 5k option also)

We are back again at the National Trust's spectacular grounds of Croome Court and Landscape Park A full 10k route with a 5k option, will take runners through the awesome grounds of Croome, designed by Capability Brown, his first large scale commission and is often described as his 'first and most favourite child'. Junior race of 2.8k features the ... More

DirtRun Winter Warrior Series 2016 – Round 4 – Baggeridge Country Park

Round 4 of the DirtRun Winter Warrior Series The event takes place at Baggeridge Country Park, near Dudley. A 10km off-road route (3k junior route) will take runners along a variety of tracks, trails and woodland, before heading back to finish on the main event field. Parents may run with their children in the junior run, at no extra cost. JUNIOR ... More