Croome Capability Canter 2017

The date for this year’s Croome Capability Canter is now confirmed as Sunday, 26th November 2017. Entries will open at 9pm on Monday 2nd October 2017. Set a reminder as last year’s 350 places sold out in less than 2 minutes! This page will be updated with more information about the race in due course.

Voted into the top 10 off-road races by readers of Runners World, the Croome Capability Canter is a 6.5 mile (10kish) multi-terrain race around the scenic Croome Park; designed by renowned 18th century landscape architect Lancelot “Capability” Brown. The 2017 race is on Sunday, 26th November 2017 at 9:30am. Any important updates will be added on this page, but you can also discuss the race and stay up to date on the BPJ Facebook group.

Results for the 2016 Croome race are now available. A big thank you to all who came and supported the event. View results.

The Course

The course is a 6.5 mile ‘undulating’ multi-terrain off-road course around the beautiful scenery of Croome Park, with excellent feedback from the previous year’s runners. Visit the Run Britain site for further details. View Route and Marshall Points

Entry

Race entry is £13 for runners affiliated to UK Athletics and £15 for unaffiliated runners.

Entries have been strictly limited to 350 to protect the parkland.

Online entry only (no on the day entries or postal entries).

The entry system will be open on Monday 2nd October 2017 at 9pm.

Set a reminder as last year’s 350 places sold out in less than 2 minutes!

Enter Online

Location, Directions and Parking

The address for the start of the race is: Croome Park, nr High Green, WR8 9DW (View Map and Directions).

There is limited parking, please car share where possible.

Please allow 10 minutes to walk from registration to the start.

Refreshments

An early morning race menu at the cafe will be available from 8:00am (View Menu).

Prizes

Medals and goodie bags will be awarded to all finishers, with prizes given to winners.

Marshalls and Volunteers

If you are interested in marshalling or helping out at the race, please pass your name, phone number and email address to the race secretary, Claire Shacklock. Any help you can offer is very much appreciated.