Price per Team.Solo runner entry here.Assemble your
mates - Name your team - Have some fun!
– This is a self-navigated fun event
where you can retrace the footsteps of King Charles II along this stunning route
through beautiful countryside that is the Monarchs Way. This forms part of the
escape route used by King Charles II in 1651 after being defeated in the Battle
See also the Mash Running website. Start list here.
WOMBOURNE HALF MARATHON – THE MONARCHS WAY MARCH!Run as Solo or In a Team!Solo runner entry here.
Follow 'The Monarchs Way' – This is a self-navigated fun event where you can retrace the footsteps of King Charles II along this stunning route through beautiful countryside that is the Monarchs Way. This forms part of the escape route used by King Charles II in 1651 after being defeated in the Battle of Worcester.
You will head along the beautiful canal towpath, taking in the sights and sounds of the countryside.
Return is via the delightful trail of the Staffordshire Railway Walk.
Trophies for 1st 2nd 3rd Male / Female (no age categories!)
Trophies for 1st 2nd 3rd Male / Female / Mixed Teams
Also trophy for ‘Best Team Name’.
Custom made Wolves & Wombourne Half Medal for all runners.
£25.00 for solo entries
£49.50 for teams of 2
£70.50 for teams of 3
You’ll pass through Smestow Valley, a local nature reserve used for country walks and bird watching so keep em peeled. Taking in the beautiful scenery and wildlife you'll soon find yourself arriving at Bratch Locks at approx 6.5 miles. This forms one of the prettiest groups of canal buildings on the whole of the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal.
The route continues alongside the little stream of Wom Brook which flows from the nearby village of Wombourne. You the cross the brook and the following steps up the embankment you are starting your return journey along the Staffordshire Railway Walk.
Look out for wildlife and numerous bird species such as the Sparrow Hawk, Kestral, Barn Owl and Buzzard just to name a few. You can spot the old railway stations on the way, some of which have been turned into quaint cafes and coffee shops.
A great fun event for you and your mates / family / colleagues / club.
In the unlikely event of abandonment or cancellation, all of my/our entry fee will be retained for the management and administration of the event.
Please see the full race details before entering at www.mashrunning.co.uk