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Rose of the Shires Ultra 2023

Rose of the Shires Ultra 2023 - Northampton, United Kingdom

Saturday, April 8, 2023

Note: "Rose of the Shires Ultra 2023" is NOT organized by goandrace.com

Rose of the Shires Ultra 2023, map centered on Northampton

Rose of the Shires Ultra 2023
Image from wikipedia.org by Magerius

Information about Rose of the Shires Ultra 2023

Running event name: Rose of the Shires Ultra 2023

Date and Time: Saturday, April 8, 2023

City: Northampton

Address: Brixworth Country Park Northampton Rd


Country: United Kingdom

Latitude and longitude: 52.317744 -0.897993

About the event:
54 miles of beautiful Northamptonshire country trails, roads and towpath. The route is approximately 72% trail and 28% on road. The Race start and finish is hosted by the Brixworth Country Park with plenty of room for parking, and only 20 minutes drive from the M1 Motorway. The race is a single loop making for easy planning and logistics. The route takes in the beautiful Northamptonshire countryside with two country parks, Salcey Forest, the Grand Union Canal and 21 pretty villages and towns following parts of the Nene Way, the Midshires Way and the Northampton Round. There are 6 checkpoints at 6 to 8 mile intervals with support from the local running community. The event is fully tracked and interactive so friends and family will be able to follow your progress from the comfort of their armchairs – and also you can make sure that you are following the route! For anyone wanting to stay overnight, Northampton offers a wealth of hotels to suit all budgets. We are proud to be an Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc index race.

Other notes:

Virtual Race? No

Trail? Yes

Cross country event? No

Multi-stage event? No

Initiatives for children and families: No information

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Final ranking: Not available

Rose of the Shires Ultra 2023 course map

# Length Race type Course map and gpx file Terrain type
Race 1 86.9 km
(54 mi)
Ultramarathon Not available Mostly dirt

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