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Rock Hard Coast

6th Sep 2020

Organiser Contact

Ceri Rees
Address: Bolberry, Malborough, Kingsbridge TQ7 3DZ, UK
Tel: Landline: 01548 562447Mobile: 07773560335
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Further information

The Rock Hard Coast includes a stunning marathon (new event), half marathon and 32 mile ultra on Sunday along the SW Coastpath from South Milton to Salcombe and to Bantham and includes a 10k, 5k and kid’s races on the Saturday.rnrnBased on last year’s Rocky Horror trail runs and the SWOF Salcombe trail runs the previous year, this year we are expecting to grow in number, so have made it part of the National Trust’s Big Night Out Weekend with camping and parking available especially for participants. Due to popular demand, we are also adding a marathon distance this year, which will be fully marked.rnrnThe Rock Hard Coast Marathon, half marathon and 10k are challenging coast runs along an undulating and beautiful part of the SW Coastpath. They will take in some of the loveliest parts of the South West Coast Path from South Milton Sands to Hope Cove (10k), Salcombe’s South Sands (half marathon) and Aveton Gifford via Bantham (marathon). It will form part of the Big Night Out weekend at South Milton Sands and follows the kid’s races, which take place in the morning. The Rocky Horror Swim run takes place the previosu day as part of the Rock Hard Coast weekend. rnrnWhat’s included:rnrnFully signed course (new course markings)rnrnEvent will be electronically chip timedrnrnPrizes for all categoriesrnrnPost run food rnrnMedals for all finishersrnrnWell stocked feed stations

Where and When

Venue: 5 Thurlestone Rock, Thurlestone Sands, Kingsbridge TQ7 3JY, UK
Date: 6th Sep 2020
Time: 10:00
Cost: Affiliated Fee: 42.00. Unaffiliated Fee: 44.

Course details

Extent: 32 Miles
Admits: Runners and Walkers
Course: 1.25 Laps
Silhouette: 4300 Feet climb
Underfoot: The route follows the SW Coast path towards Salcombe, before returning to the fulcrum and start/finish at South Milton Sands before describing a figur
Navigation: GPX, route maps OS