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Beat the Train - POSTPONED

4th Oct 2020

Organiser Contact

Tracey Jolly
Address: online entry only.
Tel: Landline: 01803459215Mobile: 07479918068
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Further information

Your Journey: Our Start Line is at South Devon Railways Totnes Station where spectators with a ticket will board the Jolly Running Express Race Train in the hope of catching a glimpse of their family and friends’ running as the train makes its journey. You and the Jolly Running Express then wait for the whistle to blow, which starts the race. The Beat the Train is a 6.8 mile route along riverside paths and woodland trails.rnrnThe train and the runners race to Staverton Station where the train has a short stop before returning to Totnes, this is your opportunity to steam on ahead and make it back to Totnes before the train. Will you Beat the Train?rnrnAs part of the Beat the Train experience you can enjoy a ride in style to the start line on the Jolly Running Express, departing from Buckfastleigh it will bring you to the start line at Totnes Station, where you will disembark and prepare to Beat the Train.

Where and When

Venue: Totnes Heritage Riverside Station, Borough Park Road, Devon, TQ9 5XW, England
Date: 4th Oct 2020
Time: 09:10
Cost: Affiliated Fee: 25. Unaffiliated Fee: 27.

Course details

Extent: 6.8 Miles
Admits: Runners
Course: Linear
Silhouette: 424 Feet climb
Underfoot: 95% Off Road route on riverside paths and woodland trails, small section of road near the water station and turnaround point.
Navigation: Route will be fully signed and Marshalled