Race to the Castle

Race to the Castle

26th June – 27th June 2021

Head off from the start line in to the hilly woodlands and stunning moorlands of the fames
Northumberland National Park. Abundant with wildlife, see if you can spot the renowned red squirrel
before following the trail along the River Coquet all the way to basecamp.

Carrying on your Ultra Marathon journey, you will soon hit the coastline which will accompany you
for the rest of the day. Navigate the sandy trails before finishing in Bamburgh where celebrations
and jubilation await you!

This is a challenge for all, inclusive of all ages, experience and fitness levels. Whether you’re a
seasoned runner, patient plodder or weekend walker – choose to camp over the weekend or take
on 100km in one go.

To sign up for the event, click the “Register” button below. Don’t forget to select Action for A-T as your chosen charity.


Key Information

• Date: 26th – 27th June 2021
• Location: Start – Kirkhale, Newcastle, NE19 2PE ; Finish – Bamburgh Castle, Bamburgh, NE69 7DF
• Distance: 100km
• Entry cost: From £39
• Minimum Fundraising Target: £425
• Contact: challenge@actionforAT.org