Race Route

The Route is 5.6 miles mostly on good quality forest tracks but there are some stepped boardwalks to negotiate.



Race Numbers can be collected from 6:00pm on race day from the Macclesfield Forest Visitors Centre, Trentabank, near Langley.


Please arrive in good time; the start is 10 minutes walk from registration at the Leathers Smithy pub.

Click here to see the competitor starting list so far.


Cars must not be parked in the Leathers Smithy pub car park. Race parking is next to Ridgegate Reservoir and at the Macclesfield Forest Visitor Centre.'

Toilet & changing facilities

Toilet and changing facilities are available at the Macclesfield Forest Visitors Centre but are limited.

Trophies & Prizes

There are trophies for the first male and female, and for the winning inter-club team.

There are no prizes and all money raised will go to our local charity - East Cheshire Hospice.


Results will be posted on the website after the race.


The cost to enter is £6 for affiliated runners and £8 for unaffiliated runners, and we encourage as many people as possible to enter online in advance as limited entries will be available on the day.

If the online entry is full there may be an option to register on the evening. To access any additional places please arrive to register before 7pm.